How to Reach Konark
Blessed with the mesmerizing sight of the Sun temple is the town settled on the coast by the Bay of Bengal, Konark. Nestled in the Puri District, the town is taken over by pilgrims who wish to pay their respect to the Sun Temple which is also known as Black Pagoda and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Moreover, this tourism destination is decently connected to main parts of the country by air, rail, and road. Airways and railways are the best means of transport if travellers value their comfort whereas roadways are best for people who are travelling from nearby travel places and states.
The nearest airport to Konark is the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar settled some 62 km away from your destination. One can easily connect from major cities of the country like Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Kolkata.
For those who are opting for rail service can deboard at Puri Railway station which is located around 37 km away. The city offers good connectivity to all the major cities of the country.
Travelling by road is one of the most pocket-friendly ways to travel to the town. Konark is well connected to the cities that lie in its vicinity and to some states close to Odisha. Odisha State Road Transport Corporation make sure that travellers commute comfortably. Other public and private buses also run to and fro from Konark to nearby travel destinations.