Transportation in RajnandgaonRajnandgaon is one of the major cities in the Chhattisgarh State. The city is situated near to the State Capital Raipur. The city is one of the fast emerging cities of Chhattisgarh. The place is not only a growing industrial place, but also a yielding farming land. The city has enjoyed a prime location and significance since the formation of Chhattisgarh. Rajnandgaon is well connected to the rest of the part of the country. As far as the transportation is concerned, let us have a close and detailed look on the transportation of the Rajnandgaon city.
Road Network in RajnandgaonRajnandgaon is situated at a prime location and is well connected by the road network. The National Highway 6 which is otherwise called as the Great Eastern Road passes from the Rajnandgaon City. The City has well maintained and organized bus terminus. The bus services are frequent from Rajnandgaon to other cities in Chhattisgarh. The city is very well connected to the Raipur, capital of Chhattisgarh. Raipur can be reached within one and half hours of time from Rajnandgaon in public transport via road. Apart from it, bus services to nearby places like Durg, Bhilai, Bhatpara and some parts of Madhya Pradesh can also be reached from Rajnandgaon. The growing population and the increasing transport facilities are increasing commuters or passengers to and fro Rajnandgaon city. The bus service is the back bone of public transport while travelling to the nearby cities of Rajnandgaon.
Local Transport in RajnandgaonWhen it comes to transportation within the city of Rajnandgaon, then the auto services or three wheelers play a pivotal role. The city is well connected by the auto services. The shared auto can be available to reach various parts of the city. The auto rickshaws are the part of the daily commutation within the city. An auto can also be reserved in order to reach any nearby place within Rajnandgaon. Even though with the passing time, private vehicles are increasing on the road of Rajnandgaon but Auto Rickshaws is still the most used public transport in Rajnandgaon within the peripheral of the city.
Railway Network in RajnandgaonRajnandgaon is situated on the very important and busy route of Indian Railway Network. The city is situated on the Southeastern Railways, on the route of Howrah to Mumbai. The route is considered as one of the busiest routes in Indian Railway. Many trains pass by the Rajnandgaon station, and many of them even originate from the station. The Station Code of Rajnandgaon city is RJN. The station comes after Raipur and Bhilai towards Nagpur and Mumbai. There are almost 12 trains on average every day that connect Rajnandgaon to various parts of the country. Gitanjali Exp,krba Tvc Expres, Puri Adi Exp, Hwh Mumbai Mail, Azad Hind Exp, Chhattisgarh Exp, Nagpur Intercity are few major trains which pass through Rajnandgaon.
18238, +Chhattisgarh Exp
*Rajnandgaon to Raipur
*Rajnandgaon to Bhopal Jn
12807, +Samta Exp
*Rajnandgaon to H Nizammudin
[*] Not A Starting Station.
Air Connectivity to RajnandgaonRajnandgaon does not have any airport at the city. However, the airport at the nearest Raipur City can be used to communicate to Rajnandgaon. The nearest Mana Airport at Raipur is only 80 km away from the Rajnandgaon city. The two places are well connected. The Raipur Airport is the major airport in Chhattisgarh and hence is well connected to almost all the major cities of India.
Swami Vivekananda Airport
Address: Airport Road, Raipur
IATA Code: RPR
All the major transport facilities are available in the city. With the emergence of the city, the transport system will be improved ad even more.