The nearest airport is at Dabolim, Goa. Ankola (20km) is the nearest railway station for most trains but certain trains like the Matsyagandha Express halt at Gokarna itself. Bus services are also available from Bangalore and Goa.
Nearest airport to Gokarna is Dabolim airport in Goa. Dabolim airport is well-connected with all the major cities of India and as well as from few foreign countries. From Dabolim, you can take a taxi, bus or a train to Gokarna. Although, travelling by road is suggested.
Nearest Airport: Goa International Airport - 106 kms from Gokarna
Tentative return flight prices to Goa from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|Mumbai||₹ 4,923 Non-stop|
|New Delhi||₹ 7,908 Non-stop|
|Bengaluru||₹ 3,433 Non-stop|
|Hyderabad||₹ 5,324 Non-stop|
|Kolkata||₹ 10,393 Non-stop|
Gokarna is well-connected by road with the nearby cities. You can find direct buses from the nearest cities Goa, Bangalore, Mangalore and direct buses are also available from Delhi to Gokarna. You can also hire a taxi from the nearby cities for a more comfortable and convenient journey.
The nearest railway station to Gokarna is Gokarna road, at a distance of 8 km from main Gokarna city. However, being a small station it is not connected with the major cities. Another station, Ankola, railway station at a distance of 20 km from Gokarna, is considered as the nearest well-connected railway station to Gokarna.
Although rickshaws and taxis are available within Gokarna, walking is the best way to explore this small town.