How to Reach Drass

World’s second coldest inhabited place, Drass is situated between Srinagar and Kargil with the distance of 97 kms and 35 kms respectively. The best way to reach Drass is by hiring a cab from Srinagar, which is also the nearest airport for the town

By Air

Srinagar’s Shaikh-ul-Alam Airport is the nearest airport to Drass. One has to hire a cab from Srinagar or board a state run bus to reach the town. Srinagar is well connected by air with many major cities of India like Delhi.

By Train

The nearest rail head to Drass is at Jammu Tawi, which is around 380 kms away. In order to reach by train, one has to first take a bus to Srinagar and from there can take another bus or cab to Drass.

By Road

National Highway 1 connects Srinagar, Kargil and Leh to Drass. One has options of hiring a cab or boarding a state run bus from one of these three places to reach Drass.


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