Mawsynram is situated 3 hours away from the capital of Meghalaya, Shillong. Therefore, Shillong Airport also known as Umroi Airport is the nearest airport to Mawsynram. At times there are no direct flights to Shillong and then Guwahati Airport comes to the rescue.There are no railway connections in Meghalaya hence Guwahati Railway Station is the nearest railway station located at a distance of 104 km from Shillong. Interstate buses from Shillong and Guwahati run through the neighbouring states, giving you a picturesque view of nearby areas as you travel.
Shillong Airport feeds as the nearest airport to Mawsynram. It connects all the major cities and states nationally as well as internationally. You can take a cab or local transport bus to cover a distance of 86 km between the Airport and Mawsynram. It will take 3 hours for you to reach Mawsynram from the airport. On your way to the destination enjoy the scenic beauty and pleasant weather of the place. Otherwise, if you do not have a direct flight to Shillong choose the one that lands in Guwahati. Furthermore, choose taxi or car to travel to travel a 70 km distance to Shillong.
Nearest Airport: Shillong Airport (SHL)
- 60 kms from Mawsynram
Tentative return flight prices to Shillong Airport (SHL) from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Chennai||₹ 14,870||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 13,111||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 7,579 Non-stop||View Details|
You can easily drive from Guwahati, about 150 km away from Mawsynram. The drive is beautiful and very picturesque. It will be worth the time and effort. You could also book a taxi or jeep to travel to Mawsynram.
Guwahati Railway station serves tourists with Railway services. Drop down at Guwahati Station and take a taxi or bus to Mawsynram. The distance between the two is 151 km and it will take near about 4 hours to reach Mawsynram from Guwahati Station.
Getting around Mawsynram is not very difficult. Cabs and jeeps are available for convenient travel. They can be used for sightseeing and going to tourist attractions. The cabbies know the place well and can take you to around the town safely and comfortably.
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