Since the Rann of Kutch or the Kutch area is basically a barren desert it is only accessible through road. Kutch city does not have a dedicated railway station or airport. You have to take a vehicle to reach this place.
The nearest airport to Kutch is in the city of Bhuj, which is around 80 km from the Rann desert. Bhuj airport is well connected to cities all over India. Flights run from and to Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata etc.
Nearest Airport: Bhuj Airport (BHJ) - 53 kms from Kutch
Tentative return flight prices to Bhuj from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|Mumbai||₹ 12,712 Non-stop|
|New Delhi||₹ 29,500|
This is the only actual option to reach Kutch. You can take your own vehicle or hire a cab from Bhuj to reach Kutch. Consequently, you can also travel with your own vehicle from Ahmedabad (400 km away) or Rajkot (300km away) to reach Kutch directly.
As mentioned, the city does not have a dedicated railway station of its own. However, the Bhuj city has a railway station with trains coming from many major cities like Mumbai, Ahmedabad etc. You will have to arrange a vehicle or take a cab to reach Kutch from Bhuj.
You can take the buses and autos to explore the region and the villages around. There is also the option of hiring a cab.