How to reach Manipur - India   Encyclopedia of Tours and Travel to Manipur, featuring information on Fairs & Festivals, Wildlife, Excursion, Adventure and Weather of Manipur.

Fairs & Festival
Adventures & Sports
Traditional Crafts
Getting There
Hotels & Accomodation
Site Map

Map of Manipur
Main Cities


Getting There

Imphal STD Code: 03


By Air
Nearest airport Imphal (7 km from downtown )

Indian Airlines / Alliance Air and Jet Airways connect Imphal with Delhi (3 hrs 45 min). Kolkata (one hr). Guwahati (50 min). Aizawl (30 min), Jorhat (35 min) and Silchar (30 min)

Taxis Tourist taxis (about Rs. 150) and auto-rickshaws are available at the airport for transfer to the city.

Indian Airlines
Enquiry Tel 2208868
Reservations Tel 2220999

Jet Airways
Enquiries and Reservations, Tel 2230834-6 Airport Tel 2227499, 2228607

By Rail
Nearest Railhead Dimapur or Manipur Road, (on the North-East Frontier Railway (NEF), in Nagaland, 215 km from Imphal)

Regular bus services to Imphal are available from Dimapur. The journeytakes around 8-9 hours.

The other railway station is Jiribam, a small town on Manipur - Assam border, 225 km away.

Contact Railway Out-agency ( for reservations ) : MSRTC Complex Moirangkhom Tel 2220823

By Road
Imphal is connected by road to all the important cities in the North East.

One can reach Imphal by road from Silchar in Assam by NH 53. Buses are available and take about 10 hrs to cover the distance of 225 km between Dimapur in Nagaland and Imphal (215 km) on NH 39, and from Guwahati to Imphal along NH 39 (495 km).

Road Distances from Imphal
Kohima : 145 km
Agartala : 535 km
Guwahati (via Dimapur) : 495 km
Aizawl : 374 km
Kaziranga : 346 km
Shillong (via Guwahati) : 595 km
Itanagar : 413km


How to reach Manipur - India

Main Cities
Bishnupur | Churachandpur | Imphal | Moirang | Moreh | Ukhrul
Bharat Heritage | Business Directory of Indian Suppliers, Manufacturers and Products from India