Nainital is visited by a number of tourists everyday and people come here with different modes of transportation. One can take any of modes for reaching to this hill station. If you are wondering about how to reach Nainital, go through the below written article for getting information.
Nainital city is not having its own airport due to its rocky and hilly terrain. Yet to reach Nainital by air, the nearest airport is the Pantnagar Airport. It is located at a distance of 70 km and 2 hours drive from the main city. You may get direct flights from Delhi to Pantnagar. One airline (Jagson Airlines) flies there 6 times in a week.
To reach Nainital by train, Kathgaon is the nearest railway station. It is a ‘terminal point’ station of the North Eastern Railway and is well connected with destinations like New Delhi, Kolkata, Agra and Lucknow, through regular train services. A number of superfast and express trains pass through this station. After arriving at this station, you can take bus or car on rent to reach Nainital.
If you want to reach Nainital by road, plenty of choices are available to choose from. One can take the National or the State Highways that connect various cities to Nainital. The distance between Delhi and Nainital is about 304 km, so it approximately takes about 7 hours to reach there. One can get buses for Nainital from Anand Vihar ISBT in Delhi.