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How To Reach Konark?

Discussion in 'West Bengal' started by Aarna, Nov 18, 2023.

  1. Aarna

    Aarna New Member

    How can I reach Konark, and what are the transportation options available for traveling to this historical site in Odisha, India?

  2. Shiv

    Shiv Member

    To reach Konark, you can consider the following transportation options:

    1. By Air:
      • The nearest airport to Konark is Biju Patnaik International Airport (BBI) in Bhubaneswar, which is approximately 64 kilometers away. From the airport, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Konark.
    2. By Train:
      • The nearest railway station to Konark is Puri Railway Station, located around 36 kilometers away. From Puri, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Konark. Puri is well-connected to major cities in India by rail.
    3. By Road:
      • Konark is well-connected by road. You can hire a taxi or take a bus from nearby cities like Bhubaneswar or Puri. The road journey provides an opportunity to enjoy the scenic beauty of the region.
    4. Self-Drive:
      • If you prefer driving, you can rent a car and drive to Konark. The roads are generally well-maintained, and driving gives you the flexibility to explore at your own pace.
    It's advisable to check the current transportation options and conditions, as they may be subject to change. Additionally, consider factors such as travel time, convenience, and your preferences when choosing the mode of transportation to Konark.