How to Reach Surat


  • By Air: Surat airport was opened in 2007. Indian Airlines has one flight daily to and from Delhi and Spicejet has daily flights to and from Mumbai and Delhi.
  • By Train: Surat is connected to national railway system through the western railways connecting to most of the major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad and Vadodara. Through Udhana Junction and Tapti line there is also a connection to central railways. Plenty of local and super-fast trains like Shatabdi Express and Kranti Rajdhani are available.
  • By Car: The Golden Quadrilateral highway system will pass through Surat at its expected completion. At present the city is connected to the National Highway 8 through a 16-km connector highway. National highway 6 starts from Hazira and connects the city to Dhule, Nagpur, Raipur, Sambalpur, Kharagpur and Kolkata.
  • By Bus: Comfortable Volvo buses run throughout the day and connect from major cities of Gujrat, Mumbai and other Indian cities. The city has a local city bus system.


  • By Bus: There is a local bus system which is quite well connected within the city also, the Surat city bus and BRTS (Bus Rapid Transport System). The rates are also quite cheap.
  • By Auto-rickshaw: The city’s local transport system is the privately-operated auto rickshaws.
  • By Rental Cars: There are many rental car services which you can book for your entire trip or day to move about in the city.

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

Average distance: 13.07 km Average time: 31.5 min

  • Car 37.5%
    Driving 27.5 min Walking 1.83 min Overall average time for 15.5 kms 29.33 min
  • Motorbike 18.75%
    Motorbike 20 min Overall average time for 9.33 kms 20 min
  • Bike 25%
    Bike 40 min Overall average time for 14.25 kms 40 min
  • Walking 6.25%
    Walking 30 min Driving 15 min Overall average time for 5 kms 45 min
Route Distance Time
Vadodara to Surat 53.54 km 53 mins
Ahmedabad to Surat 66.1 km 1 hour 6 mins
Mumbai to Surat 68.67 km 1 hour 8 mins
Pune to Surat 141.53 km 2 hours 21 mins
Amalner to Surat 246.37 km 4 hours 6 mins
Hubballi to Surat 310.31 km 5 hours 10 mins
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