How to Reach Puri


  • By Air: There is no airport at Puri. Bhubaneshwar, lying at about 60 kilometres is the closest airport to Puri. This airport is well-connected to most major cities in India.
  • By Train: Puri is well-connected by a wide range of the rail network. Big cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi among others have frequent trains to Puri. Most of the accommodation options are located near the railway station which also lies in the heart of the town.


  • By Auto: Autos are convenient to places that cannot be walked to. However, negotiate on the fair, before you board one.
  • By Bicycle: This is one of the best ways to explore this temple town at your pace.
  • By Cycle Rickshaws: A cycle rickshaw commute will cost you anything between INR 5 to 20.
  • By Motorbike: There are Royal Enfield rentals on C.T Road. This is a great way to explore the coast, further until the Konark Sun Temple.
Route Distance Time
Bhubaneshwar to Puri 4.01 km 4 mins
Jajpur rd to Puri 34.35 km 34 mins
Jamshedpur to Puri 45.43 km 45 mins
Bokaro steel city to Puri 46.47 km 46 mins
Kharagpur to Puri 167.71 km 2 hours 47 mins
Siwan to Puri 174.6 km 2 hours 54 mins
Kolkata to Puri 281.79 km 4 hours 41 mins