Pithoragarh does not have its own airport or railway station. The nearest airport and railway station are located more than 100 km way from the city, hence, the most convenient way of travelling to Pithoragarh is by road.
Pantnagar, situated 241 kms from Pithoragarh is the nearest airport to the town. Connected to National Capital Delhi via daily flights, it is easy to approach from airport to Pithoragarh through taxis and well maintained road.
Nearest Airport: Dehradun
- 226 kms from Pithoragarh
Tentative return flight prices to Dehradun from major cities in India.
Pithoragarh is well connected to all the major cities of Uttaranchal via well maintained roads. In fact this small town can be reached from the neighbouring states as well by private as well as state owned buses which have regular services.
Tanakpur serves as the nearest railway head to Pithoragarh lying at a distance of almost 138 kms. This station has a good connectivity with many major cities in India. One can easily hire a cab from outside the station for comfortable ride to your destination.
Commuting within the town of Pithoragarh is quite easy. Being a small urban town, getting a taxi is the best option. Make sure you avoid visiting the place during rainy season as frequent landslides can spoil your trip. The town is quite refreshing during the summers while winters offer some breath taking views.