Bankura, the city with flamboyant past has its own railway station, which is known by the name Bankura Junction. This station is very well connected to some of the important destinations of India. Frequent trains from different parts of India, take a halt of few minutes at this station. After de boarding here you can easily get an auto or a taxi to reach your desired destination in the city.
The temple city of West Bengal, Bankura does not have its own airport. You can opt for the nearest airport, i.e. the Kolkata airport, which is very well connected to other important cities of India, such as Chennai, Lucknow, Bangalore, Jaipur and Hyderabad. A large number of private carriers also operate at Dam Dam airport of Kolkata, which includes some renowned names such as Kingfisher, Spicejet etc. From here you can hire a taxi to reach Bankura, which are easily available outside the airport or you can even opt for the prepaid taxis which are quite safe and also have a standard fare.
Bankura is very well connected with a large road network to the major cities of West Bengal and other states as well. West Bengal State Road Transport Corporation (WBSRTC) offers frequent and regular buses to different cities of West Bengal, like Kolkata. Not only this, some of the private travel service providers also offer normal and deluxe bus services to reach this magnificent town. The affordable rates make this the most preferred mode of traveling for most of the people.