Located in Gaya at a distance of around 13km, the railway station nearest to Bodh Gaya is connected to various destinations of India. After arriving at Gaya one can hire a taxi to reach Bodh Gaya, making it very easy and affordable to visit Bodh Gaya. Train serves as a good transport option for people from various parts of India to take a trip to this holy place. Pilgrims from all over India visit Bodh Gaya throughout the year, thanks to the well connected rail network.
The nearest airport to Bodh Gaya is located in Gaya, as a distance of less than 10 kilometers. Both domestic as well as international flights are available from this airport and after reaching there you can easily hire a taxi to Bodh Gaya. Thus pilgrims from any part of the world can easily visit Bodh Gaya. For International destinations not connected to Gaya, people can take a flight to Delhi airport and from there they can get a connecting flight to Gaya.
Buses from various parts of Bihar and Jharkhand are available to reach Bodh Gaya. You can easily take a bus from Varanasi and close areas, like near Nepal border. However it is advisable not to travel during night for safety reasons. Regular bus service makes it possible to travel to this part of the state at any time and that too at cheap price. That is why buses are considered as one of the best mediums of transport to visit Bodh Gaya.