Barpeta lies at a distance of around 98 kilometres in the northwest direction from Guwahati, the capital of Assam. The nearest international airport, Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi airport is in Guwahati. Barpeta is well connected by roads via which bus services ply to the town from across the state. The nearest railway station is at Barpeta Road, which is situated at about 22 kilometres from the town centre.
The nearest airport to Barpeta is the Lokriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport at Guwahati, which is at a distance of about 98 kilometres from Barpeta. From Guwahati, direct taxi services can be availed to Barpeta. At more affordable prices, shared modes of transport such as buses or minivans also ply from Guwahati to Barpeta on a daily basis.
Nearest Airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU)
- 63 kms from Barpeta
Tentative return flight prices to Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU) from major cities in India.
There are regular bus services available between Barpeta and Guwahati (ASTC from ISBT and Private buses from Adabari). Smaller minivan services (called cruisers) are also available from Adabari/Hatigaon of Guwahati to Barpeta town.
If you are travelling by train, you will have to get down at Guwahati station from where the train route is connected through Barpeta Road (18 Km from Barpeta Town). Local train service is available in between Guwahati - Barpeta road, morning and evening.
Rickshaws are, by far, the best modes of intercity transport, which are readily available and that too at very low rates. You can get auto as well as cycle rickshaws within the cities, from which you can choose one depending upon the distance to be covered as well as the budget in hand. There are taxi services available as well.