Kashmir is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. It is surrounded by Pakistan, China, and many other famous countries. Due to its popular location, and beautiful tourist spots, number of domestic as well as international travellers comes to Kashmir. Being a popular place, transportation is not a big issue here. Kashmir serves such great transportation facilities, which makes journey of all the foreign and local tourists very comfortable.
In these vacations, if you planning to spend your holidays at Kashmir, then various ‘Kashmir Holiday Packages’, are available at different sites with various rates. In all these packages the mode of transportation is an important point, depends on which there rates are varying. The various modes of reaching to Kashmir valley of India are air, rail and road. Traveling to Kashmir is quite easy and accessible, as the valley is well linked to all other parts of India with a well-developed network of roads, air and rail. Let’s talk about each of them in detail:
In J & K state, the airports are available at Srinagar, Jammu and Leh. Among them Srinagar Airport is the most famous and biggest one. Srinagar airport is just km away from the city. There are daily flights to Srinagar, from Delhi, Jammu and Mumbai which are operated by Indian Airlines and Jet Airways too. Many international flights are also linked to Srinagar Airport.
Jammu Tawi, which is approximately 305 km away, is the nearest railway head for Srinagar. Daily trains from Delhi, Pune, Calcutta, Mumbai and many other important cities arrive at this station only. During peak seasons of holidays, as there is a heavy rush of tourists for Kashmir, additional trains are operate to and from this station.
National Highway 1-A is the main highway, which connects Srinagar with Jammu. J & K State Road Transport Corporation (SRTC) and also number of Private Super deluxe, A-class and B-class busses are operate to and from the state. Private taxis are also available for the tourists, to travel to Kashmir.