How to Reach Silchar By Bus, Train, Air Flight

By | June 2, 2012

Easy bus and air travel to reach Silchar from Guwahati

The town of Silchar is the business hub for neighbouring areas of Manipur and Mizoram. Therefore, it has been well connected with road routes and other transport means and it has a considerable influx of merchants and traders every time. The distance between Guwahati and Silchar is about at 410 km and is taking about 8 -9 hours of travelling. It is always better to travel by bus service as the bus passes by the beautiful town of Shillong which is really a visual treat and you could miss this opportunity, travelling by train or flying by air.

You can take a direct flight from Guwahati to Silchar as the town has an airport of its own. There are frequent flights from the town of Silchar to the cities of Guwahati. The frequency of these flights is also good and is available every day. This is the most comfortable mode of travel as travelling by bus may not suit individuals with travel sickness. You would be required to get expert advice from your travel agent for easy booking of your flight tickets.

Silchar railways are maintained and managed by the North-East Frontier Railways. Its railway station is located in the core of the town, at Tarapur and is a major link to the different parts of India. There is no direct train service from Guwahati to Silchar. Your travel agent will be in a better position to tell you the best route possible if you wish to travel by train. The wisest choice would be to fly by plane or use the rail route rather than opting for the hectic train travel which will consume more of your time.

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