How to Reach Sanchi, India

The Easiest Way to Reach Sanchi

Get In

  • By Air: The nearest airport to Sanchi is in Bhopal, the Raja Bhoj Airport. After you get down at this airport, you will have to take a taxi or cab to Sanchi which is around 55 kms away.This airport has considerably good connections with major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmadabad, and Raipur.
  • By Train: The nearest railway station to Sanchi is in Bhopal, which is also the terminus of the Shatabdi Express, with shuttles daily between Delhi and Bhopal. From here, you can take a taxi/bus to Sanchi.
  • By Road: You can easily reach Sanchi on bus via Bhopal (46 km), Vidisha (10 km) and Indore (232 km). Buses are easily available from the terminus stations.

Get Around

  • By Taxi: Taxis are easily available in the town. You can hire one to visit the attractions.
  • By Bus: State-transport as well as privately owned buses run throughout Madhya Pradesh. Options, in the form of local buses, semi-deluxe buses, deluxe buses etc, are available in Sanchi town.
  • By Auto Rickshaw: Auto Rickshaws are cheap and a viable modes of transportation to move around the city.

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Modes of Transportation in Sanchi

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

Average distance: 16.7 km Average time: 39.7 min

  • Car 50%
    Driving 19.25 min Overall average time for 9 kms 19.25 min
  • Bike 12.5%
    Bike 40 min Overall average time for 30 kms 40 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 25%
    Bus 55 min Waiting 7.5 min Walking 2.5 min Overall average time for 15 kms 65 min
  • Motorbike 12.5%
    Motorbike 75 min Overall average time for 30 kms 75 min
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