How to Reach Jalandhar
Jalandhar is the oldest city of Punjab that underwent rapid urbanisation and industrialisation in recent years. Being a major industrial centre of Punjab, the city witnesses intense movement of business enthusiasts. Apart from this, Jalandhar is also famous for pilgrimage sites like Devi Talab Mandir, St. Mary Church and Shiv Mandir. Jalandhar enjoys excellent road, rail and air connectivity with rest of India.
How to Reach Jalandhar by Air
Jalandhar does not have its own airport and Amritsar airport serves as the nearest airport. It is located around 75 km away from Jalandhar city. Regular flights of all major airlines connect Amritsar to Indian cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Lucknow etc. Flights to international destinations like Birmingham, Dubai and Doha also ply to and from Amritsar.
How to Reach Jalandhar by Bus
Jalandhar is well connected to major cities of north India by regular bus service. State owned and private buses run from Jalandhar to places like Chandigarh, Delhi, Amritsar, Jammu, Ambala, Jaipur. Local transport can be availed from Jalandhar bus depot to reach any part of the city. It takes nearly 7 hours to travel distance of around 372 km between Delhi and Jalandhar via NH 1.
How to Reach Jalandhar by Rail
Jalandhar City Railway Station on Amritsar-Delhi railway line is an important rail junction of Punjab. Major trains like Golden Temple Mail, Delhi Amritsar Shatabdi, Paschim Express halt here. Jalandhar is also served by direct train to Delhi, Kolkata, Varanasi, Patna, Guwahati, Jaipur, Jammu Tawi etc.