Tourists planning a trip to Murshidabad can reach this city easily, as the nearest railhead is present at a distance of about 650 km from the historic city of Murshidabad. The Berhampur railway station is connected with a large number of destinations which are present in the country and a few of these are Chennai, Howrah and Mumbai. Frequent and direct rail services are available from various stations that lie in its vicinity. Hazarduari Express, Lgl Sdah Pass, Lalgola Pass and Bhagirathi Express are some of the trains that help the tourists with their journey.
Travelling by air is the most preferred means of travelling to the city of Murshidabad, which attracts history lovers in huge numbers. The Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, which is present in Kolkata, is the nearest air terminal. This airport is well connected with various domestic as well as some important international destinations. The air service is provided by various companies, which include Air India, Jet Airways and IndiGo. From the airport a taxi can be hired to reach Murshidabad.
The city of Murshidabad is easily accessible with the help of regular bus services. Different towns and cities which are present in the proximity of the main city have good connectivity with the help of buses that are run by private operators. Tourists can also travel with the help of Volvo or deluxe buses or can opt for West Bengal State Road Transport Corporation (WBSRTC) buses. A road trip can be an enriching experience for the vacationers.