Ranthambore National Park - How to Reach

Ranthambore is an important destination on the wildlife map of India. Ranthambore is situated about 11 Km from Sawai Madhopur town. The National Park at Ranthambore is known for a variety of species of birds and animals but the main attraction here is of course the tiger. The excitement and adventure of watching tigers in their natural habitat draws tourists from all over the world. Other attractions at Ranthambore include Jain temples, Falna, Sadri and Ghanerao.

Air: Jaipur, 160 km away, is the nearest airport to Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary.

Rail: Ranthambore National Park is around 11 km from Sawai Madhopur Railway Station, which lies on the Delhi to Mumbai trunk route. The city is a stop for many trains, including Jaipur - Indore Super Fast, Dayodaya Express (Ajmer - Jabalpur Express), Jodhpur - Indore Intercity, Hazrat Nizamuddin - Indore Express, Marusagar Express (Ajmer - Ernakulam Express / Ernakulam Express), Jaipur - Mysore Express, Jaipur - Chennai Express, Jaipur - Coimbatore Express, Jodhpur - Puri Express, Jodhpur - Bhopal Express, Jodhpur - Indore Intercity, and the August Kranti Delhi to Mumbai Rajdhani Express.

The Jaipur - Indore Super Fast connects Sawai Madhopur to a major city of Madhya Pradesh, Indore Junction. There is also a Kota Jan Shatabdi Express train, from Kota to the national capital of Delhi via Sawai Madhopur. Other trains include Kota - Hanumangarh Express, Sawai Madhopur-Mathura Passenger and Jaipur-Kota Passenger. Kota - Patna Express connects Sawai Madhopur and Patna via Agra, Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi.

Luxury trains: The Palace on Wheels, The Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, Maharajas' Express, and The Indian Maharaja make a scheduled stop at Sawai Madhopur on their eight-day round trips to tourist destinations.

Roads : A network of buses connect Sawai Madhopur, the nearest town, to all the major cities within the state of Rajasthan. The frequency of direct services is not very great, however. A car or taxi must be hired from Kota to Ranthambore. Kota - Ranthambore is a mega highway and can be covered in 1.5 hours.

Distance chart From Ranthambore

Jaipur : 130 km

Kota : 114 km

Jodhpur : 450 km

Bikaner : 476 km

Udaipur : 401 km

Delhi : 365 km

Ajmer : 258 km

Mount Abu : 555 km

Jaisalmer : 713 km