How To Reach Drass?

Drass enjoys road connectivity to both Kargil & Srinagar. It does not have its own airport, and the closest ones are located in Leh & Srinagar. Travelling by road is the best way of reaching Drass.

Drass Travel Information

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 of reaching Drass by air, rail & road is described below.


By Air

Leh Airport, also known as Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, is located around 279 kilometers from Drass. Srinagar Airport, also known as Sheikh-Ul-Alam International Airport, is located around 152 kilometers from Drass.


By Train

Jammu Tawi Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Drass, located at a distance of about 410 kilometers.


By Road

Drass enjoys road connectivity to both Kargil and Srinagar. Kargil is located around 60 kilometers from Drass, while Srinagar is located around 180 kilometers from it. Both of them are connected to Drass via National Highway (NH) 1.

Distance from Major Cities

  • Srinagar to Drass - 180 kilometers
  • Leh to Drass - 279 kilometers