How to Reach Rishikesh
Rishikesh is well-connected by all three means of transport as it houses a railway station of its own and the nearest airport is also only 45 km away (in Dehradun). There is also good road connectivity between Rishikesh and other major cities and town of Uttarakhand as well as with Delhi.
The nearest airport from Rishikesh is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, which is at a distance of 45 km from the place. One can hire a taxi after reaching the airport to reach the city. Moreover, the flights operate on a regular basis from major cities like; Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata to Dehradun.
Rishikesh houses its own railway station, where few trains halt. The major railway station, however, remains Haridwar which is connected to major cities like; Delhi, Chandigarh, Gwalior, and more. The Haridwar railway station is just 20 km away from the city. There are taxis and buses services available from Haridwar railway station to reach Rishikesh.
Rishikesh is well connected through road with the major cities like; Delhi, Chandigarh, and other cities and towns of Uttarakhand. One can avail a bus or taxi services from these places to reach Rishikesh.