Bihar has two airports at Patna and Ranchi connected to Delhi, Mumbai,
Lucknow, Calcutta, as well as Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Indian
Airlines and Sahara Airways have direct flights between Patna and
The state has a well-developed railway network with almost all the
major and minor places connected through good trains. Major railway
stations like Patna, Dhanbad, Muzaffarpur, Gaya, and Ranchi are
connected to all the major cities of India by regular trains.
There is good network of roads connecting all the major parts of
the state with Patna, the state capital. National Highways like
2, 23, 28, 30, 31, and 33 connect the state to places all over India.
The distance of some of the major places in the state from Patna
are Sonepur 25 km, Vaishali 55 km, Nalanda 90 km, Gaya 97 km, Bodhgaya
110 km, and Ranchi 289 km.
How to reach Bihar - India