Located at the Uttar Pradesh-Uttrakhand border, Jim Corbett is one of the most important national park located in the country. A large number of tourists widely travel to the place, and thus, the government has ensured better connectivity in the area by the developed means of transportation. Roadways, Railways, and airways, all options are preferred by the tourists coming down to Jim Corbett, and thus is the place a popular tourist destination.
Jim Corbett doesn't have an airport of its own. The nearest airport to the town is the Dehradun Airport, Uttrakhand, located at a distance of 156 km from NH34. Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, is the second nearest and the major airport, located at a distance of 243 km. Flights from all over the country fly down to Delhi airport, and a number of them also go down to Dehradun Airport. These airports are further linked to Jim Corbett by the means of roadways, with a road journey of maximum 5 hours between two cities. Airplane is one of the mot preferred option by the tourists keeping in mind the convenience and the time taken by the mode to complete the journey.
Nearest Airport: Dehradun
- 123 kms from Jim Corbett National Park
Tentative return flight prices to Dehradun from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 8,821 Non-stop||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 5,729 Non-stop||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 12,009||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 12,842||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 8,600 Non-stop||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 12,669||View Details|
Connected with the NH34 and a wide network of roads with the nearby cities, Roadways is one of the most preferred options for the tourists to travel down to Jim Corbett. Instead of a private taxi, jeeps are widely popular amongst tourists to explore Jim Corbett, for the convenience it gives in the area. Many buses, ranging from Government to Private and AC to Sleeper, ply down to Corbett from Delhi, Ramnagar, Dehradun, Gaushala and Kotdwar, the major connecting links to Corbett. Roadways is the most direct way to make it to Jim Corbett.
The three major rail heads located in the proximity of Jim Corbett are Ramnagar, Gaushala and Kotdwar at a distance of 86 km, 69 km and 110 km respectively. Some trains from several adjoining areas come down to these stations, thus offering better connectivity to the tourists for reaching Jim Corbett. Regular bus services and taxi/jeep services are available from these cities to help visitors travel down to Jim Corbett quickly.
Jeep and elephant safaris are some of the best ways to delve into the wilderness.
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