How to Reach Kota

Kota is well connected to the rest of Bir by rail and road. Regular rail and bus services ply to and fro the city of Kota. There is no direct flight connectivity to Kota, despite the presence of an airport. The nearest functional airport is in Jaipur, which is 183 km away from the city of Kota. 

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Most frequently searched routes to Kota

Route Name Distance Time
Delhi to Kota 519 km 8 hours 45 mins
Jaipur to Kota 252 km 4 hours 6 mins
Agra to Kota 449 km 7 hours 31 mins
Udaipur to Kota 283 km 4 hours 25 mins
Jodhpur to Kota 389 km 6 hours 59 mins
Ahmedabad to Kota 541 km 8 hours 38 mins
Pune to Kota 1,053 km 17 hours 41 mins
Mumbai to Kota 1,031 km 16 hours 4 mins
Hyderabad to Kota 1,404 km 20 hours 30 mins
Varanasi to Kota 873 km 12 hours 53 mins
Goa to Kota 1,471 km 1 day 1 hour
Amritsar to Kota 974 km 14 hours 42 mins
Jaisalmer to Kota 667 km 11 hours 22 mins
Kolkata to Kota 1,544 km 1 day 0 hours
Chandigarh to Kota 769 km 11 hours 40 mins
Gurgaon to Kota 480 km 7 hours 51 mins
Chennai to Kota 2,029 km 1 day 6 hours
Bangalore to Kota 1,993 km 1 day 4 hours

How to reach Kota by flight

Sanganer Airport located at Jaipur is nearly 245 km from the heart of the city of Kota, and taxi charges about INR 5000 from the airport to the city. Foreign travellers can take connecting flights from Delhi International airport, which is nearly 500 km away from Kota. Taxi charges about INR 9000 from Delhi to Kota.

Nearest Airport: Jaipur International Airport (JAI) - 179 kms from Kota

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Tentative return flight prices to Jaipur International Airport (JAI) from major cities in India.

Starting city Return price (approx)
Mumbai ₹ 5,912 View
New Delhi ₹ 4,643 Non-stop View
Bengaluru ₹ 8,413 View
Chennai ₹ 12,323 View
Hyderabad ₹ 5,869 Non-stop View
Kolkata ₹ 8,929 Non-stop View

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How to reach Kota by road

There are express and deluxe buses to Kota at regular interval from Jaipur via Tonk, Devli and Bundi with a journey time of about 5 hrs. There are also regular bus connections to Chittorgarh and Udaipur and other places in Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh bordering Rajasthan. Local auto rickshaws and cycle rickshaws are the alternatives for local transport.

How to reach Kota by train

Kota is well connected on the main Mumbai-Delhi rail route via Sawai Madhopur. Plenty of express trains, some super fast and Rajdhani regularly reach Kota from Delhi and Mumbai. It is also connected by a super fast train leaving daily from Jaipur to Mumbai Central.

Local transport in Kota

One could choose from buses, auto rickshaws or cycle rickshaws to move about the city. Tempo, a shared three wheeler, with mostly a fixed route is also a popular and the cheapest choice to move around.

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