Tourists who plan to travel by train, can access Midnapore with the help of Kharagpur railway station which is the nearest rail head. Located at a distance of 110 km from the city, this station is linked with all the nearby towns and cities with regular train service. Directs trains are also available from major Indian cities, which include Nagpur, Bangalore, Delhi, Pune and Jaipur. From the railway station, tourists can hire a taxi or can also reach Midnapore by bus service.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose international airport is the closest airport and is located at a distance of about 183 km from Midnapore. This airport is well connected with major cities which lie in the country as well as with some cities abroad. International and domestic tourists can reach Kolkata with the help of services provided by some private air service providers. From the airport, tourists can hire a taxi or take a bus which takes about two and half hours to reach Midnapore.
The town of Midnapore is connected with other cities with frequent bus services. Travelling by bus is one of the most convenient ways of reaching the city and it also allows you to explore the incomparable beauty of this region. West Bengal State Road Transport Corporation (WBSRTC) offers regular bus service to the travelers planning to visit this city. People travelling from Kolkata, Esplanade and Howrah can easily reach this city with the help of various privately owned or state government run buses.