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