How to Reach Jaipur?

The city of Jaipur is a tourist hub for Indians and foreigners and a prominent commercial centre as well. It is well connected with the major cities of India. According to one's preference and budget, one can travel by road, rail or air to reach Jaipur.

By Air
The Jaipur Airport is located near Sanganer, a satellite town, at a distance of 13 kms from the city of Jaipur (15 kms from Dhamma Thali, Jaipur Vipassana Centre). Domestic airlines link Jaipur with all the major cities of India, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa, Ahmedabad, Indore, Surat, Raipur, Lucknow, Gorakhpur and Udaipur and Jodhpur as well. The airport has been granted the status of an international airport (since 2005) and there are flights to foreign cities like Kuwait, Sharjah, Bahrain, Muscat, Peshawar, Kathmandu, Bangkok, and Dubai.

Location 13 kms from Jaipur, at Sanganer
Airport Code; JAI
Type Domestic / International
Telephone 2704081 (City Office), 2723655 (Airport)

The international airlines that offer air services to Jaipur are Air Arabia and Oman Air. All the air lines provide class services and assure a comfortable journey to their passengers.

et Airways, Air India, Indigo Airlines, Air Deccan, Indian Airlines, Air Sahara, Spice Jet, Kingfisher Airlines, and Go Air offer domestic services.

Here is a list of airlines that run to and from Jaipur covering the following destinations:

Airport Authority City Office Ph. 2704081, Sanganer. 2723655
Spice Jet Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai. Ph. 5119882
Jet Airways Delhi, Mumbai, Udaipur. Ph. 5112222/23/24, 2551354, 2367408
Jet Lite Ph. 5111821/22
Indian Airlines Ahmedabad, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai. Ph. 2743500, 2721333
Kingfisher Airlines Bangalore, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Mumbai. Ph. 2723485, 2720975, 4030372/73
Indigo Airlines Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai. Ph. 5119993
GoAir Delhi, Mumbai. Ph. 6500801
Air Deccan Bangalore, Mumbai. Ph. 5127444
Air France Ph. 2377051, 2370509
Alitalia Ph. 5115438/39/40
American Airlines Ph. 2375430
Austrian Airlines Ph. 2377695
British Airways Ph. 2370374
KLM North West PPh. 2367772
New Zealand Ph. 2370062, 2360532
Pakistan International Airlines Ph. 2361460
Royal Jordan Ph. 2375430
Royal Nepal Airlines Ph. 2376485, 5113844
Sahara Airlines Ph. 2377637
South African Airways Ph. 2360532
Syrian Arab Airlines 2360532
Thai Airways International 5519428/29
United Airlines Ph. 2360532, 2370062
Virgin Airlines Ph. 2360532
Sri Lankan Airlines Ph. 2372997

By Road
Jaipur is well connected by road to the major cities of India. An excellent road network facilitates comfortable travel to and from Jaipur. Deluxe Buses, AC coaches and ordinary buses are available for the convenience of the passengers. Sindhi Camp Bus Stand is the main bus station situated about one km from the Jaipur Railway Station.

Contacts of Road Travel Services in Jaipur:

Booking of Deluxe / AC / VOLVO AC services is possible over the phone 24 hours in advance by calling 2205790.

Sindhi Camp Bus Stand Ph. 2204445 (Duty Officer)
Platform No. 1. Express/Ordinary Ph. 5116032 (Delhi, Ajmer, Udaipur, Alwar, Bhilwara, Jodhpur, Ahmedabad)
Platform No. 2. Express/Ordinary Ph. 5116043 (Bharatpur, Agra, Kota, Jhalawar, Indore, Mathura, Brindavan, Lucknow)
Platform No. 3. Deluxe & VOLVO Ph. Booking. 2205790
Platform No. 3. Deluxe & VOLVO Ph. Inquiry. 5116031. (Delhi, Agra, Haridwar, Simla, Chandigarh, Jodhpur, Ajmer, Jaisalmer)
Platform No. 3. Credit Card Booking Ph. 5115630
Platform No. 4. Express/Ordinary Ph. 5116046 (Sikar, Bikaner, Jhunjhunu, Hanumangarh, Sri Ganganagar, Khetri, Ladnu, Pilani)
Transport Nagar Bus Stand Ph. 2601944
Narain Singh Circle Bus Stand Ph. 5108369
Narain Singh Circle Bus Stand Deluxe Ph. 5108370
Sodala Bus Stand Ph. 5129258
Kalpana Travels Ph. 5100800
Mahavir Travels Ph. 2200099

Radio Taxi

Jyoti Radio Taxi Ph. 2309900
Pink City Radio Taxi Ph. 2205000, 5115100
Shree Shyam Radio Taxi Ph. 2372222

By Rail
Jaipur is on the broad-gauge and meter gauge network of the Indian Railways. It has direct trains on the broad gauge network to prominent cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Agra, Howrah, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Indore, Gwalior, Mysore, Lucknow, Kanpur, Patna etc. across the country and to major cities in Rajasthan such as Ajmer, Sawai Madhopur, Kota, Jodhpur, Bikaner and Udaipur.

Jaipur is connected with Sri Ganganagar, Churu and Sikar through the meter gauge rail network.

For information about railway time tables and online reservation, one can log on to www.indianrail.gov.in

PNR Inquiry 135
Railway Enquiry (from landline) 131
Railway Enquiry (from mobile) 2204531
Railway Recorded Enquiry (from landline) 132
Railway Recorded Enquiry (from mobile) 2204536
Tourist Info Bureau. Railway Station 2315714