Amarkantak is a tiny town and does not have a railway station or an airport of it own. The closest train station is Jabalpur, and the nearest airport is Jabalpur Airport situated at a distance of around 200 km away. The time taken to travel from Jabalpur to Amarkantak is approximately 4 hours.
Jabalpur Airport is the nearest airport to Amarkantak that is located at a distance of around 200 km. Taxis are easily available from the airport up to Amarkantak.
Nearest Airport: Jabalpur Airport (JLR) - 182 kms from Amarkantak
Tentative return flight prices to Jabalpur from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|Mumbai||₹ 10,247 Non-stop|
|New Delhi||₹ 5,701 Non-stop|
|Hyderabad||₹ 6,691 Non-stop|
|Kolkata||₹ 5,608 Non-stop|
Amarkantak is very well connected via roads from Jabalpur. There are many state run and private buses which commute between Amarkantak and Jabalpur. The time taken to commute is approximately about 4 hours. The journey is very comfortable because of the well-built roads.
Jabalpur railway junction is the closest terminal which is about 200 km away. It is connected with all the major lines from across India because of its central location. From Jabalpur station, you can either hire a cab or take a bus to Amarkantak.
Given the fact that Amarkantak is a very small town, most of the intra city travel is done by foot. Another alternative for this matter can be through auto rickshaws. They are the cheapest and most convenient form of transport here. The prices are negotiable as the autos do not ply by meters. Taxis are also available but they are not as frequently visible as the auto rickshaws.