Naukuchiatal is a place which is well connected by air, rail and road. The closest station is Kathgodam which is 44 km away and the closest airport is Pant Nagar, situated some 74 km away from the hill station.
Pant Nagar Airport is the nearest airbase to Naukuchiatal which is almost 70 km away. The drive takes almost two - two and a half hour. Taxis can easily be availed outside the airport. Dehradun is another option and it takes almost five hours to reach the desired destination via taxi.
Nearest Airport: Dehradun - 182 kms from Naukuchiatal
Tentative return flight prices to Dehradun from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|Mumbai||₹ 9,467 Non-stop|
|New Delhi||₹ 4,042 Non-stop|
The state-owned buses (USRTC) and private buses run regularly from Uttarakhand and its neighbouring states. The intra-city bus services are also quite frequent connecting Naukuchiatal with other major hill stations of the state. You can easily access this hill station from Nainital, Almora, Kathgodam via bus or taxi.
Kathgodam, which is at a distance of nearly 40 km from the village, acts as the nearest railway station. It is well connected to all the major cities like Bangalore, Shimla, Delhi, Kolkata, Kanpur, Dehradun and Jammu etc. Cabs and buses are easily available outside the station.
For commuting within the Naukuchiatal, hire a cab or a taxi which are easily available. However, the winter season witness snowfall and moderate rainfalls during monsoon leading to slippery roads. So plan your trip wisely. Else, there cannot be a better place for losing yourself in the beauty of nature.