Travelling to the town of Jowai, which lies in the eastern corner of Meghalaya, can be quite hard. Transporation options are limited to buses and other road transport. Buses to the town of Jowai run from all nearby towns including Shillong (60km) and other destinations in the nearby states of Tripura, Assam and Mizoram. Bus fares are as low as INR 40.
The nearest airport to Jowai is located in Guwahati, which is around 104 km away. Flights and helicopters can be taken from this airport. You can hire a taxi from Guwahati or travel in buses that run regularly on this route.
Nearest Airport: Shillong Airport (SHL)
- 36 kms from Jowai
Tentative return flight prices to Shillong Airport (SHL) from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 14,115||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 12,884||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 14,529||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 13,638||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 15,268||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 6,556 Non-stop||View Details|
Getting to Jowai through bus can be little difficult, as it is located in eastern part of the country. However, there are buses which run from Shillong (60 km away) Assam, Mizoram and Tripura which can connect you to Jowai.
The nearest railway station is Guwahati. This station is well connected to other cities in the country by regular trains. From Guwahati, you have to take a car to reach Jowai.
It is best to have your own transport (taxi/car).
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