How to Reach Amarkantak


  • By Air: The closest airport to Amarkantak is Jabalpur. It is located at about 300 km from here.
  • By Rail: The nearest railway station is the Pendra Railway station, located at about 40 kilometres.
  • By Road: This pilgrimage hotspot is well connected by regular bus and cab services with Shahdol, Umaria, Jabalpur, Rewa, Bilaspur, Anuppur and Pendra Road.


  • By renting or hiring a car/taxi you can explore the town along with a driver who can even double as your guide.
  • On Foot: Being a small town, most of the attractions are near each other.
Route Distance Time
Raipur to Amarkantak 26.81 km 26 mins
Bilaspur to Amarkantak 45.07 km 45 mins
Hyderabad to Amarkantak 378.18 km 6 hours 18 mins
Bhopal to Amarkantak 482.54 km 8 hours 2 mins
Chandigarh to Amarkantak 576.03 km 9 hours 36 mins