How to Reach Rishikesh - The Easiest Way to Reach Rishikesh


  • There are many choices of getting to and around Rishikesh. Visitors can fly to Rishikesh through  Jolly Grant Airport which is situated about 15 kilometres from the city. From the airport, visitors can travel by car, train or bus to Rishikesh.


  • To get around town, vikrams are used from bus station to get to either side of the bridge. One can also opt for walking around town as the town is walkable.

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Modes of Transportation in Rishikesh

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Rishikesh. The most preferred mode of transport in Rishikesh is Walking.

Average distance: 15 km Average time: 55 min

  • Walking 66.67%
    Walking 40 min Driving 17.5 min Overall average time for 12.5 kms 57.5 min
  • Car 33.33%
    Driving 50 min Overall average time for 20 kms 50 min

How to Reach Rishikesh from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Haridwar to Rishikesh 11.87 km 11 mins
Mussoorie to Rishikesh 23.45 km 23 mins
Dehradun to Rishikesh 27.36 km 27 mins
Roorkee to Rishikesh 42.86 km 42 mins
Hapur to Rishikesh 62.86 km 1 hour 2 mins
Muzaffarnagar to Rishikesh 64.07 km 1 hour 4 mins
Meerut to Rishikesh 68.37 km 1 hour 8 mins
Agra to Rishikesh 71.98 km 1 hour 11 mins
Kashipur to Rishikesh 79.19 km 1 hour 19 mins
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