Tezpur in Assam is the nearest airport. It is best to reach Tezpur (by bus, train or air) and then Bomdila by road. The road to Bomdila isn't very well kept and is extremely bad at a few places. The ride takes nearly 6 hours unless there is a landslide when it takes longer. You can hire a cab, share a cab, or go by bus.
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How to reach Bomdila by flight
The closest airport is situated at Tezpur which is at the distance of about 160 km from Bomdila. You can hire a cab or catch a bus from the airport to reach Bomdila.
Nearest Airport: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU)
- 153 kms from Bomdila
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How to reach Bomdila by road
Bomdila is well linked by road to the cities of Tezpur, Guwahati and Rangapura. There are several buses, cabs and taxis running frequently between these towns. You can also drive your own vehicle to reach Bomdila.
How to reach Bomdila by train
The closest railway station is in Rangapara, which is at the distance of about 145 km away from Bomdila. Renting a cab from here to reach Bomdila is pretty easy. Alternatively, you can also book a seat on the buses that run regularly from Rangapara to Bomdila.
Local transport in Bomdila
Bomdila is a small town. Covering it on foot wouldn't be a problem. You will have to hire a cab to reach the Upper Gompa (Rs. 100)