How to Reach AjmerAjmer, the fifth largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan, is a famous pilgrimage centre. Surrounded by the Aravalli mountains, this city is home to the holy shrine of the Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. Some of the city’s must visit tourist places include Taragarh Fort, Abkari Fort & Museum, Ana Sagar Lake, Soniji Ki Nasiyan and Lake Foy Sagar. Being an important pilgrimage destination, Ajmer is well-connected to other major cities of India by air, road and rail.
How to Reach Ajmer by Air
Presently, the nearest airport to Ajmer is the Sanganer Airport or Jaipur International Airport, which is located around 135 km away. There is another nearby airport, the Kishangarh Airport, which will commence operations in October 2016. Once you reach at the Jaipur airport, you can hire a cab in order to reach Ajmer; the journey will take around 2 to 3 hours.
How to Reach Ajmer by Road
Ajmer is well-connected by road as it is located on the Golden Quadrilateral National Highway 8, midway between Delhi and Mumbai. There are regular government as well as private AC and Non AC buses available, which connect Ajmer to nearby cities like Delhi, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaipur and Jaisalmer.
How to Reach Ajmer by Rail
The Ajmer Junction railway station comes on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad-Jaipur-Delhi line. It connects Ajmer to all major Indian cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur, Allahabad, Kolkata and Lucknow. You can hire either a taxi or an auto-rickshaw from the railway station to reach your hotel or any place in the city.
How to reach Ajmer by Air
The city does not have an airport of its own but tourists from different parts of the country can land at the nearby Jaipur airport and then travel to Ajmer by road. The Jaipur airport is approximately 130 km away from the heart of Ajmer city. Ajmer can be reached from Delhi and Mumbai by taking flights from Delhi to Jaipur and Mumbai to Jaipur flights.
Nearest Airport : Kishangarh Airport, Ajmer
How to reach Ajmer by Rail
Ajmer railway station is directly connected via rail to all major stations of North, East and West India. Major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Ahmadabad and Jodhpur are connected by direct trains to Ajmer. There are various superfast, express, passenger and mail trains which arrive and depart from the city at regular intervals.
How to reach Ajmer by Road
The city is connected with all major cities of Rajasthan by a vast and well maintained network of roads and hence, it is easily accessible by road. The capital of the state, Jaipur is located at a distance of around 130 km from Ajmer Frequent bus service is available from Delhi (391 Km), Ahmedabad (525 Km), Jaipur (134 Km), Udaipur (163 Km), Jodhpur (205 Km), Bikaner (233 Km) and many others cities to Ajmer. There are good services of Buses and Cabs available. Direct bus from Ajmer to Delhiand nearby cities are easily available.
Altitude486 meters above the mean sea level
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