The beautiful port city of Kakinada is accessible by road. Reaching here is, however, very time consuming and tiring.
The nearest airport to the city of Kakinada is Vizag International Airport situated at a distance if nearly 125 km from the city. The airport is well connected to all the major cities of the country. Rajahmundry serves as the nearest domestic airport to Kakinada located about 65 km away. Both airports have taxi available outside the premises offering the comfortable ride to the destination.
Nearest Airport: Visakhapatnam Airport (VTZ) - 135 kms from Kakinada
Tentative return flight prices to Visakhapatnam from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|New Delhi||₹ 13,870|
|Bengaluru||₹ 5,447 Non-stop|
|Chennai||₹ 5,250 Non-stop|
|Hyderabad||₹ 3,383 Non-stop|
|Kolkata||₹ 4,349 Non-stop|
When it comes to transportation via road, Kakinada is approachable via a well-maintained network of motorable roads. In fact, several private, as well as state-owned buses, ply to the city from other cities, making the commutation hassle free.
Located on the Chennai-Howrah line, Kakinada junction connects the city of Kakinada with other cities of India via a good network of trains. Other nearest stations to the city include Kakinada Port (8 km) and Samalkot Junction (12 km).
Kakinada is a beautiful city which can be enjoyed by commuting by two major sources of transportation available in the city. If you are looking forward for an economical tour, shared autos are there or else normal auto rickshaws are among the best rides. However, you can also enjoy the vibrancy of the city if you opt of the open top rickshaws which are unique to this city. Last of all taxi serves your purpose if you have come prepared with an itinerary of Kakinada. However, make sure that in order to enjoy this wonderful place to its best you plan your trip keeping in mind the weather conditions.