States Jammu & Kashmir Jammu How to Reach Jammu?

How to Reach Jammu?

Lying on the banks of River Tawi, Jammu is one of the most beautiful and popular tourist destinations in India. The region is well-connected with the major cities of the country by all the three means of transports including airways, railways and roadways. The city has its own airport which offers regular flight services from the important cities of the country. Also, Jammu has its own railway station, so tourists can even choose to travel by train from any part of India. With a good network of roadways, this is the third good option for travellers who are looking forward to a road trip to Jammu. 

By Air

Satwari Airport officially known as Jammu Civil Enclave is well connected to Srinagar and Leh and other major cities of India including New Delhi, Lucknow, Gwalior and Mumbai. Some of the flights operated regularly from these destinations are Air India, Alliance Air, Go Air, Indigo, Spice Jet and Vistara. From the airport, tourists can hire a cab to reach the desired destination in Jammu.

By Rail

Jammu has its own railway junction named Jammu Tawi which connects well with almost all the important cities of India including Delhi, Amritsar, Pune, Mumbai, Kolkata and Trivandrum with regular express and mail train services. Upon reaching the Jammu Station, tourists can avail the local cab service to reach the desired destination in Jammu.

By Road

With a good network of roadways, Jammu by road is a good option to travel. Tourists can avail state and private bus services run by Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation that connects with the neighbouring cities like Shimla (NH 344 A), Manali (NH 154) Ludhiana and Delhi via NH 44.

 Distance from Major Cities/States in India (Approx)
  • Delhi to Jammu - 588 KM
  • Amritsar to Jammu - 214 KM
  • Chandigarh to Jammu - 345 km
  • Srinagar to Jammu - 264 km
  • Patnitop to Jammu - 112 km
  • Katra to Jammu - 48 km

Jammu & Kashmir Travel Information