How To Reach Bhavnagar

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How to Reach Bhavnagar

Bhavnagar city is well connected with all major cities and towns of India via air, rail and road. The Bhavnagar airport is the closest local airport, which is about 4 to 6 km from the city and can be covered through a 10 to 15-minute drive.

The Bhavnagar Railway Station, also known as the Bhavnagar Terminus at Madhia in Kumbharwada is about 2.6 to 3.2 km from Bhavnagar city. It can be reached via a 10 to 13-minute taxi or auto drop off.

There are quite a few bus stands in Bhavnagar. The Bhavnagar State Transport Bus Stand is about 2 to 4 km from the city and can be covered either through a 10-minute drive or a 30-minute walk.

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Most frequently searched routes to Bhavnagar

Route Name Distance Time
Ahmedabad to Bhavnagar 170 km 3 hours 19 mins
Mumbai to Bhavnagar 620 km 10 hours 33 mins
Delhi to Bhavnagar 1,108 km 17 hours 23 mins
Hyderabad to Bhavnagar 1,348 km 23 hours 13 mins
Varanasi to Bhavnagar 1,580 km 1 day 0 hours
Udaipur to Bhavnagar 431 km 7 hours 18 mins
Jodhpur to Bhavnagar 615 km 9 hours 58 mins
Bangalore to Bhavnagar 1,593 km 1 day 1 hour
Pune to Bhavnagar 757 km 12 hours 57 mins
Jaipur to Bhavnagar 839 km 12 hours 54 mins

How to reach Bhavnagar by flight

Bhavnagar airport is about 5 km from the city centre. Local cabs and buses are are available for commutation. However, the Bhavnagar airport only hosts specific airlines such as Air Deccan and Alliance Air from Ahmedabad and Mumbai, respectively.

The nearest international airport is the Surat International Airport which is approximately 345 to 380 km from the city. Although this is a massive distance, this international airport would host multiple airlines such as Air India, SpiceJet, IndiGo and Air India Express from several destinations including Bangalore, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad and Sharjah.

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How to reach Bhavnagar by road

Although Bhavnagar hosts efficient roadways with various nearby and far off cities and states, there are just a couple of picks considering the duration and distance of the drive.

Some of the great options of starting points to either self-drive or take a taxi to Bhavnagar include Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Vadodara, Surat and Udaipur. The distance and duration between these cities are as follows:

Ahmedabad to Bhavnagar - 170 km in 3 to 4 hours
Rajkot to Bhavnagar - 175 to 200 km in 3.5 to 4.5 hours
Vadodara to Bhavnagar - 195 to 203 km in 4.5 to 5 hours
Palanpur to Bhavnagar - 308 to 350 km in 6 to 7.5 hours
Surat to Bhavnagar - 330 to 360 km in 6.5 to 7.5 hours
Udaipur to Bhavnagar - 425 to 510 km in 8.5 to 9.5 hours

How to reach Bhavnagar by train

The Bhavnagar railway station on the western railway line is the nearest and most efficient transit station in Bhavnagar.

Well-connected to the rest of the country, this junction hosts trains from a couple of starting points such as Delhi, Chennai, Kochi, Bangalore, Mangalore and Surat. Some of the major trains running to and from Bhavnagar are the Tapti Ganga Express, Mahuva Express, Parasnath Express and the CCT BVC Express.

How to reach Bhavnagar by bus

There are an array of buses to Bhavnagar ranging between Volvo buses to private or state buses from various destinations. Considering distance and duration, some of the feasible places to start a bus journey to Bhavnagar are Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot and Vadodara, which are at a distance of about 170 km, 360 km, 200 km and 203 km respectively. 

Some of the notable bus operators between Bhavnagar and cities such as Ahmedabad, Surat and Mumbai are Nida Travels, Athithi Travels, RK Travels Bhavnagar, Shree Patel Travels, JK Travels and Jay Khodiyar Travels. The Ahmedabad-Bhavnagar route is the most convenient for a bus journey, and the course is fastest via NH8A.

Local transport in Bhavnagar

Cycle rickshaws, motor rickshaws, shared bikrams, buses and cabs can be used for commutation within the city.

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