Train is a good option to reach Jaisalmer, thanks to an extensive rail network which makes this city easily accessible from various other places in India. Railway station of Jaisalmer is located 2 Kms away from the city. Regular train service connects Jaisalmer to many popular destinations, including Agra, Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai and Udaipur. Palace on Wheels is another good option to enjoy a royal and luxurious travel experience.
Jaisalmer has its own airport, but it is operational during Sep to March only. Situated around 10 Kms away from city, it is managed by Indian Air Force. Another nearby airport is located in Jodhpur at a distance of about 300 Kms. Making it easier for travelers who prefer the luxury and comfort of air travel, this airport is well connected to major Indian cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur and Udaipur. From here cab service can be availed to reach Jaisalmer.
Regular bus service assures tourists a comfortable journey to Jaisalmer from prominent cities in Rajasthan like Jodhpur – 275 Kms, Bikaner – 333 Kms, Ajmer – 470 Kms, Jaipur – 570 Kms, along with Barmer, Jalore, Mount Abu and many more. Besides, tourists can also avail direct bus service from Delhi – 777 Kms to reach Jaisalmer. The road network is very well maintained and both ordinary and deluxe buses, operated by private companies and Rajasthan Roadways, are available at reasonable fares.