How to Reach Katra

The Easiest Way to Reach Katra


  • By Air: To reach Katra, the nearest airport is Jammu airport. This domestic airport is connected to cities like Delhi and Mumbai.
  • By Rail: To reach Katra by railways the nearest railway station is the Jammu Tawi station. The station is connected with major cities like Chennai and Mumbai. Shri Shakti Express train is one of the trains to reach Katra from New Delhi.
  • By Road: Katra is connected with roadways from Jammu at a distance of 50 Kilometers. Local Buses and Taxi services are available to reach Katra.


  • By Taxi: Prepaid taxis are available in Katra to get around the city.
  • By Air: Helicopter rides to reach Vaishno Devi Temple are also available. People need to register in advance for helicopter rides.
  • By Foot: Tourists can walk to main market or to nearby places.