Ujjain city has five railway stations amongst which Ujjain Junction Railway Station is the major rail head in Western railway zone. Lying on the Bhopal-Nagada rail route, it serves as an important expressway halt destination, some of which are Narmada Express, Malwa Express, Indore-Pune Express, Sabarmati Express and Avantika Express. Direct trains are available for tourists from all major cities of India like Bhopal, Indore, Pune, Malwa, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai.
Devi Ahilyabai Holkar airport in Indore, is the nearest airport to Ujjain. It is 55kms away from the heart of city and offers a comfortable ride to its tourists. Public and private domestic airlines connect it to major cities like Jaipur, Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Bhopal and Chennai. Taxi services are available from Indore airport to Ujjain, at an affordable cost.
If you are planning to reach Ujjain by road then opting for bus is the best option. Ujjain has well connected public bus services by state road transport. There are numerous buses which ply and provide direct services at affordable price from cities like Gwalior, Jaipur, Ajmer, Nagpur and Indore. After reaching bus terminal, you can hire taxis which can help you reach Ujjain easily.