How to Reach Katra

By Air The splendid town of Katra can be reached by travelling up to the Sheikh-Ul-Alam Airport in Srinagar or Satwari Airport in Jammu, which is around 48 km away. The airports due to their good network of flights with major cities like Delhi, Srinagar, Leh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Jammu and Pune provide a comfortable journey to the visitors. From the airport, buses, private cabs or taxis can be taken to reach Katra.

By Road Katra is well connected through the awe-inspiring towns of Srinagar and Jammu through the state owned road transport corporation buses. Special private deluxe luxury buses can also be boarded from Jammu. The visitors can cherish a pleasant ride in the buses or cabs and see the bewitching beauty of nearby destinations like Dera Banda, Shiv Khori Shrine, Kol Kandholi and Baba Dhansar.

Distance Chart:

  • Delhi to Katra - 635 km
  • Lucknow to Katra - 896 km
  • Kanpur to Katra - 227 km
  • Bangalore to Katra - 1880
  • Leh to Katra - 678 km
  • Srinagar to Katra – 265 km

By Train Jammu Tawi railway station connects Katra to the prominent cities of India. After reaching the station, buses or private cabs can be hired by the tourists to reach their destination.