Junagadh is the most popular base camp for visiting Gir - 60 km away. Junagadh is the closest and most well-connected railway station. You can take a cab from there.
The nearest airport to Gir National Park is Keshod, which lies approx 85 km away from Gir. The second nearest airport is Rajkot at 140 km away which can be easily accessed by other airports of the country. From the airport, the best way to reach Gir is by hiring a private taxi. You can also find a bus from Keshod to Gir.
Nearest Airport: Diu Airport (DIU) - 49 kms from Gir National Park
Tentative return flight prices to Dui from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|Mumbai||₹ 12,164 Non-stop|
|New Delhi||₹ 16,241|
Gir is well-connected with the roads with the nearby cities. Direct buses run from Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Dwarka, Rajkot, Surat etc to Junagadh from where you need to take a cab to Gir.
Sasan Gir has its own railway station, which is not well-connected with the main cities of the country. The best is to catch a train to Junagadh or Rajkot and take a taxi to Gir from the railway station.
Entry fees, per vehicle with up to 6 occupants, are, for Indians- INR 400 (Monday - Friday)., INR 500 (Saturday - Sunday), and INR 600 for holidays. Entry for foreigners USD 40 (must be paid in rupees) For more information, contact the Forest Dept. at Sasan Gir, Tel: 02877 285541.