How to Reach

By flight

Flight

Bastar has its own Airport which is operated by State Government under UDAN Scheme .  At present  the  AIRODISHA has operating  flights from Jagdalpur to Raipur and Jagdalpur to Vishakapatnam. The nearest airport accessible is in  Raipur, approximately 300 km away from Bastar. Many Airplane operators operate regular flights from here connecting it to all the major cities. Prepaid taxis are easily available from the Raipur Airport to Jagdalpur.


By road

Road

Regular bus services, whether express or sleeper based, ply to and fro the city of  Jagdalpur (Bastar). They operate on a daily basis, through a well-connected network of national highways such as NH 30 . The other state bus transporters also operates such as TSRTC (Jagdalpur-Hyderabad), APRTC(Jagdalpur -Vishakapatnam,Vijayawada,Rajmundry),OSRTC etc.


By train

Train

Jagdalpur a district headquarter of Bastar  district is well connected to the  Vishakapatnam and Raipur by railways. Jagdalpur railway station is operated by East Coast Railway. This Railway line is the primary source of iron ore  transport from NMDC bacheli to Vishapakatnam. At present  Vishakapatnam -Kirandul Passenger (58501), Durg -Jagdalpur Express (18211), Hawrah-Koraput Express (18005), Hirakhand Express (18448)  and Vishakapatnam-Jagdalpur(Night Express) are operational from Jagdalpur.