At a distance of about 50 km from Sanchi lies the closest railhead, which is present in the city of Bhopal. This is a major railway junction; therefore has good connectivity with different stations which are present all over the country. Regular and frequent rail service helps the tourists travelling from major cities, such as Amritsar, Dadar, Bilaspur, Mumbai and various other cities to travel in a comfortable manner. Regular train services are provided by different trains and some of them are Amritsar Dadar Express, Bilaspur Express, Kushinagar Express and Kanhan Valley Express. From the railway station, tourists can easily hire a taxi, in order to reach Sanchi.
Raja Bhoj Airport, located in Bhopal, is the closest air terminal and is present at a distance of approximately 67 km. Various Indian cities, such as Delhi, Mumbai, Indore, Jabalpur and Gwalior have good connectivity with the airport as frequent air services are provided between these cities. From the airport, travelers can easily hire a taxi or take a bus in order to reach the historic city of Sanchi.
Travelling to Sanchi by bus is one of the most convenient and economical ways of reaching the city. Well laid out road network connects Sanchi with different cities which lie in its proximity. Regular tour bus service helps in linking Sanchi with places, such as Vidisha, Indore and Bhopal. Travelers can also opt for state government run public buses to enjoy the journey in a comfortable manner. A road trip can also help a person to experience the serene ambiance and scenic beauty of the region.