How to Reach Panaji


By Air: The nearest Airport to Panaji is the Dabolim Airport. You can get to the city via train, bus or hire a taxi/ auto from there.

By Train: Indian Railways connect Panaji with Mumbai, Delhi and other big cities in India. Most visitors arrive through Madgaon station in South Goa. The trains do tend to be full so it is better to book in advance.

By Bus: Panaji can also be approached by road by bus or car from several Indian states. This may be expensive but is extremely convenient.



By Ferries: Quite a few choices for getting around Panaji exist. Ferries can be used by passengers to visit the state’s many rivers.

By Road: Hiring a car is a decent option but if you are able to drive it the best way around is on hired motorbike. The tiny lanes become easy to maneuver around this way. You could also explore the city by bus.

By Train: You could conveniently get around the city by train.

Any Goa tourism guide will tell you that there are not too many sign posts in some places here therefore the good old fashioned method of asking around comes in handy. Alternatively you can just hire a Goa travel guide to make it convenient.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Panaji. The most preferred mode of transport in Panaji is Working from Home.

Average distance: 15.75 km Average time: 44.5 min

  • Motorbike 20%
    Motorbike 3 min Overall average time for 2 kms 3 min
  • Car 20%
    Driving 50 min Overall average time for 35 kms 50 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 20%
    Bus 60 min Waiting 5 min Overall average time for 21 kms 65 min
  • Walking 20%
    Walking 50 min Driving 10 min Overall average time for 5 kms 60 min
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