Situated some 51 km away from Srinagar, Gulmarg is easily accessible from many parts of Kashmir Valley. Srinagar offers excellent road connectivity; beckoning driving here is the best way to reach Gulmarg.
The nearest airport to Gulmarg is situated in Srinagar. From Srinagar, one has to book a cab to reach Gulmarg, which will take around an hour and a half.
The entire Kashmir Valley has no rail connectivity, thus, making Jammu, the nearest railhead from Gulmarg. The distance between Jammu and Gulmarg is around 315 km, making it an inconvenient means to choose to reach this tourist destination.
Inarguably, reaching Gulmarg by road is the most viable option. Tourists can board a flight till Srinagar, and then further book a cab to reach Gulmarg. The scenic 51 km drive is through Srinagar - Tangmarg Road.