How to reach Madhya Pradesh
The Heart of Incredible India
For a traveler or a tourist planning a holiday in MP, the primary question which arises in their mind while planning a trip to Madhya Pradesh is – How to reach Madhya Pradesh.
Madhya Pradesh is surrounded by five states which makes it more convenient to travel to Madhya Pradesh from most of the major cities of India. Uttar Pradesh : North East Chattisgarh : South East Maharashtra : South Gujarat : West Rajasthan : North West We recommend a tourist planning a trip to Madhya Pradesh to work on the entry and the exit routes / points as this saves precious transit time.
Mentioned below are a detailed synopsis of “How to reach Madhya Pradesh & The Best Fastest way to Reach any city of Madhya Pradesh”.
Domestic Airports connecting all major cities
Excellent road accessibility & centrally located, hence most convinient for road trip
Well connected train network
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Madhya Pradesh has five airports :
- Indore ( IDR ) – Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar airport
- Bhopal ( BHO ) – Raja Bhoj airport
- Jabalpur ( JLR ) – Dumna airport
- Khajuraho ( HJR )
- Gwalior ( GWL ) : Rajmata Vijaya Raje Scindia airport
Flights are the most convenient way to reach Madhya Pradesh.
Out of these, Indore is the biggest & is an international airport. Mentioned below are the cities connected from the respective airports : Indore ( IDR ) : Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Goa, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Ahmadabad, Gwalior Bhopal ( BHO ) : Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Ahmadabad Jabalpur ( JLR ) : Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Ahmadabad Khajuraho ( HJR ) : Varanasi & Delhi Gwalior ( GWL ) : Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Indore Indigo, Air India, Go Air, Spice Jet, Air Asia & True Jet operate daily flights.
Recommendations on the nearest Railway Stations
A rich network of rail routes and 20 major railway junctions cherishes & connects Madhya Pradesh well. The Central Railway and the Western Railway zones also cover parts of the state.One can reach Madhya Pradesh from Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad or Bangalore in less than 12 hrs. Premium trains like Rajdhani, Shatabdi & Garib Rath cater Madhya Pradesh. An extended rail network of 4,948 kms is catered in Madhya Pradesh, Jabalpur and Bhopal being the regional headquarters for the West Central Railways and Ratlam for Western Railways. Log on to IRCTC to check the availability of trains to your destination in Madhya Pradesh.
Advise on the best & shortest road routes
Courtesy Madhya Pradesh Road Development Corporation (MPRDC), Madhya Pradesh has a well defined and a good network of 99,043-km long road network which includes 38 National Highways (N.H. No-3, 7, 12, 12A, 25, 26, 26A, 26B, 27, 56 New, 59, 59A, 69, 69A, 75, 76, 78, 86, 92, 339B New, 927A New, 45 Ext New, 347C New, 552 Ext New, 346 New, 752B New, 752C New, 543 New, 146B New, 347B New, 43 Ext New, 135B New, 943 New, 548C New, 752G New, 161G New, 347A New& 753L New) of length 7,854 km pass through the State.Madhya Pradesh possesses a road network of around 160,000 km.State highways are of around 11,000 km in length. Narmada Expressway is the proposed 8 lane expressway in the state, which will connect Amarkantak in the eastern end of Madhya Pradesh via Dindori, Shahpura, Jabalpur and Alirajpur to western end of the state alongside of Narmada River. The highways measures 1,300 km will connected Gujarat with Chhattisgarh.A few crucial highways passing through Madhya Pradesh are : NH 3 – Agra to Mumbai NH 7 – Varanasi to Kanyakumari NH 12 – Jabalpur to Jaipur NH 12A – Jhansi to Raipur This basically comprises of national highways, state highways, district roads and other types of roads. Madhya Pradesh has 14 national highways spanning 4,676 km and various state highways with an overall span of 8,728 km. The state is a leader in the country in terms of execution of the Gramin Sadak Nirman Pariyojna, by virtue of which even rural areas also have moderately good roads.Madhya Pradesh is easily accessible by road from nearby states and cities. Interstate bus services are available from several cities and town. The major inter and intra state bus terminals are located in Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior and Jabalpur.
How to Explore Madhya Pradesh
Mode of Local Transport
Although hired cabs are the best mode of travel for the tourists to reach the various tourist destinations of Madhya Pradesh, multiple options like buses, shared tempos, auto rickshaw, cycle rickshaw are easily available. Pre Paid booths are also available in the railway stations and airports. An assistance from a local person is always helpful.
Madhya Pradesh can be easily reached from all the major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, etc.
Madhya Pradesh - The Land of the Tigers
Madhya Pradesh can be said to be the microcosm of India, for the land reflects the glory of India in many ways. These can relate to the architectural grandeur of its palaces, temples and mosques, the natural beauty surrounding the Vindhyas and other regions, the prehistoric art at places like Bhimbetka, the pilgrimage centres of Amarkantak, Chitrakoot and others, and the adventure trail of the tiger sanctuaries to name a few. For those with a spiritual bent of mind and in the quest for peace and tranquility, the land of Sanchi can be an added attraction in the Madhya Pradesh tourism circuit.
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