How to Reach Ranthambore

At the crux of the scenic Aravalli Hills & Vindhya Range thhere is an exciting wildlife sanctuary called Ranthambore National Park in Sawai Madhopur (founded by Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh I of Jaipur, Rajasthan.

This famous city is also on the itenerary of The Luxury Train of India– Palace on Wheels too). The wildlife sanctuary dates back to 1957 and was titled ‘National Park’ in the year 1981. A photograher’s and wildlife enthusiast’s paradise it makes the best place to sight the wild beasts. While you approach this area spread over 400 square kilometers, relive the ancient era as there are historic structures along the way.

The Ranthambore Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, overlooks the wildlife sanctuary from the hilltop. The national park is open from October to May and has internal transportaton facilities.

Ranthambore National Park

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Travel Information to Reaching Ranthambore

By Air

Sanganer Airport in Jaipur located at a distance of 180 kilometers is the Nearest airport to Ranthambore National Park. There are regular flights to Jaipur from major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore. Travel by taxi or bus from Sanganer Airport From to Ranthambore National Park.

1.  Mumbai to Jaipur Flight

Mumbai to Jaipur Flights

2. Bangalore to Jaipur Flights

Bangalore to Jaipur Flights Schedule

By Rail

The Sawai Madhopur Railway Station is the Nearest Railway Station to reach Ranthambore National Park from major cities. Travel by Taxi, Bus, or Cab easily as it is just 10 kilometers away. This famous city of Sawai Madhopur is a tourist hotspot visited by international & domestic tourists all year round. There is no lack of railway /roadway/ airway connections to this city. It is also on the itinerary of The Finest Luxury Train – Palace on Wheels too. Find the innumerable regular trains to Sawai Madhopur Railway Station.

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1.  Mumbai to Sawai Madhopur Train Schedule

Distance from Mumbai to Sawai Madhopur 1028 Km

Train No. Name of Train From Departure Arrival Travel Time
19019 DEHRADUN EXPRESS BDTS 0:05 21:28 21:23
19023 FZR JANATA EXPRESS BCT 7:25 3:10 19:45
12471 SWARAJ EXPRESS BDTS 7:55 22:55 15:00
12925 PASCHIM EXPRESS BDTS 11:35 3:48 16:13
22933 BDTS JP SF EXPRESS BDTS 16:50 8:30 15:40
12953 AUG KR RAJ EXPRESS BCT 17:40 6:26 12:46
12955 BCT JP EXPRESS BCT 18:50 10:30 15:40
12977 MARU SAGAR EXPRESS PNVL 19:55 12:10 16:15
12903 GOLDENTEMPLE ML BCT 21:30 12:25 14:55
19039 AVADH EXPRESS BDTS 22:40 16:05 17:25

2.  Delhi to Sawai Madhopur Train Schedule

Distance 358 – 375 Kilometers (Route Basis)

Train No Name of Train From Depature Arrival Duration
12904 GOLDN TEMPLE ML NZM 7:35 12:55 5:20
12060 KOTA JANSHTBDI NZM 13:15 18:02 4:47
19024 FZR BCT JANTA NDLS 13:30 21:05 7:35
19804 JAT KOTA EXPRESS NDLS 14:15 21:18 7:03
12926 PASCHIM EXPRESS NDLS 16:45 22:00 5:15
12954 AG KRANTI RJDHN NZM 16:50 20:36 3:46
12963 MEWAR EXPRESS NZM 19:00 23:56 4:56
12476 JAT HAPA EXPRESS NDLS 21:50 2:27 4:37
29020 DEHRADUN EXPRES NZM 21:55 5:20 7:25
19020 DEHRADUN EXPRESS NZM 21:55 5:20 7:25

By Road

As mentioned earlier Ranthambore is a tourism hotspot. Hence, there are several private and state run buss. There are regular busses from any of the major cities like Jaipur, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Ajmer, and Jodhpur to Ranthambore.

Find below the distance from Major Cities To Ranthambore, Distance & Travel Time Via Route.


Major Cities To Ranthambore


Distance Approximate Travel Time Via Route
Delhi to Ranthambore- 381 Km 6 Hours via NH8 & NH 11A
Jaipur to Ranthambore 180 Km 3h via Rajasthan State Hwy 24
Udaipur to Ranthambore 388 Km 6h 10 min via NH 76 &RJ SH 29
Agra to Ranthambore- 239 Km 4h 23 min via RJ SH 1
Bharatpur to Ranthambore- 202 Km 3h 37 min via RJ SH 1
Ahmedabad to Ranthambore – 640 Km 9h 47 min via NH8 &NH 76
Mumbai to Ranthambore – 1031 Km 16 h 51 min via NH 3

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