How to Reach Nagpur
Nagpur, a major political and commercial centre in Maharashtra, is famous for its cultivation of oranges and hence is renowned as the 'Orange City'. There are myriad places of tourist interests owing to which a large number of tourists visit here every year. Being one of the most prominent cities of Maharashtra, reaching Nagpur from anywhere is not an issue. The destination is well connected to all the major Indian cities by an excellent network of flights, trains and buses. Nagpur Airport and Nagpur Junction are the main aerodrome and railhead respectively. Moreover, state government buses also connect Nagpur with other major neighbouring towns and cities.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport or Nagpur Airport is about 10 km away from the city centre and is well linked with other parts of the country via a network of flights. Carriers such as Air India, GoAir, Jet Airways and IndiGo operate regular flights for Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Pune, Srinagar, Delhi and Kolkata. After reaching the airport, visitors can avail of cab services, which are easily available for Nagpur city centre.
Nagpur is linked to various parts of the country via well-maintained national highways, including NH 6 (Hajira-Kolkata) and NH 7 (Kanyakumari-Varanasi). The two prime bus terminals here are Nagpur Bus Sthanak and Mor Bhawan. Buses for Nasik, Amravati, Akola, Hyderabad and other major cities are easily available from here.
Nagpur Junction is one of the major railheads in India as it acts as the main juncture between south-east and central railways. A number of mail, passenger and superfast trains operate to and from Mumbai, Chennai, Lucknow, Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Varanasi and Amritsar among others. Visitors can avail of bus, taxi or auto services from outside the railway station to reach anywhere in Nagpur.