How to Reach Nainital
With the spectacular Naini Lake at the centre and gorgeous Kumaon ranges on all sides, Nainital is an affordable holiday destination in Uttarakhand of north India. Valleys and hills, lakes and temples, Nainital is one stop destination to laze under the sun and enjoy a relaxed vacation. Attractions like Naini Lake, Naukuchiatal and Naina Devi Temple have lured travellers since years. The hill station can be reached conveniently from any part of India.
How to Reach Nainital by Air
Nainital does not have direct air connectivity. Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, is the nearest commercial airport to Nainital. As every flight of all domestic and international airlines connect Delhi with rest of the world, travellers can board a flight till Delhi if they are travelling to Nainital. Private taxis from Delhi can be hired to reach Nainital.
How to reach Nainital by Road
Nainital enjoys excellent road connectivity with several cities and small towns of north India. Daily bus service to Nainital is available from Delhi and Kathgodam. Coaches like Volvo, AC and non AC are available in this route. Boarding an overnight bus from Delhi is the most convenient way to reach Nainital.
How to Reach Nainital by Rail
Kathgodham Railway Station, located around 34 km away, is the nearest railhead to Nainital. Plenty of trains connect Nainital with Delhi and Dehradun. Passengers coming from Kolkata, Lucknow, Agra and Mathura, can even take a train till Kathgodam and then hire a private cab or shared taxi for Nainital.