HOW TO REACH BASTAR

Jagdalpur the District Headquarter of Bastar is 250 kms from Bhadrachalam on the South , 581 Kms from Hyderabad on the South, 300 Kms from the Vishakhapatnam on the East and 300 Kms from Raipur on the North.

by Air

The Nearest Airport is Raipur in the north and Vishakhapatnam in the east. Raipur has daily connectivity by air from major gateways in the country

by train

There are daily trains connecting Jagdalpur to Visakhapatnam (passenger train 58501/58502), Bhubaneswar (Hirakhand Express 18447/18448) and Kirandul (passenger train 58501/58502). According the new Railway Budget of 2012-13, Jagdalpur has got one new train i.e. (Durg–Jagdalpur Tri-weekly express 18211/18212) and the(18005/18006) Howrah - Koraput express has been extended to Jagdalpur.

 

by Bus

Bus Services Both Luxury and Ordinary) are available from Jagdalpur Bus Terminus provided by local Service Providers to major cities like Vijayawada, Raipur, Bilaspur, Nagpur, Hyderabad, Vishakapatnam, Amravati, Vizianagaram etc. Busses for Raipur and Bilaspur are available in every 15 minutes interval. In view of the poor rail and practically non-existent air connectivity, road based transport has emerged as the sole mode of transport for almost all the goods as well as people originating from or destined to Jagdalpur.

Jagdalpur is well connected by road with the Chhattisgarh state capital Raipur, Hyderabad Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and other nearby National Highways providing onward connectivity to other major towns and cities of India.