Gangotri, Photo: Jitendra Jayara

How to Reach Gangotri

Gangotri is well connected with most of the important towns and cities of Uttarakhand. Getting there guide below provides detailed information about how to reach Gangotri by Road, Train or Flight.

Location of Gangotri 

Gangotri is situated at an altitude of 3100 mts above sea level in the Uttarkashi District of Uttarakhand state. Located on the banks of the holy Bhagirathi River, Gangotri is one of the Char Dham of Uttarakhand. It is cuddled in the heart of the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand and is located close to the Indo-Tibetan border.

Gangotri Getting There - How to Reach Gangotri

By Air: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest airport to Gangotri situated at a distance of 250 kms. Jolly Grant Airport is well connected to Delhi with daily flights and Gangotri is well connected by motorable roads with Jolly Grant Airport. you can also hire chopper services to Gangotri from Dehradun.

By Rail: The nearest railway station to Gangotri is Rishikesh 234 kms before Gangotri on NH58 and is well connected by railway network with major destinations of India. Trains to Rishikesh are frequent. Taxis and buses are available from Rishikesh, Tehri Garhwal, Uttarkashi and many other destinations to Gangotri. Though the majority of trains are operational from Haridwar Railway Station.

By Road: Gangotri is well connected by motorable roads with major destinations of Uttarakhand state. Situated at the end of NH108, buses to Rishikesh are available from ISBT Kashmiri Gate, Delhi. Buses and Taxis to Gangotri are easily available from major destinations of Uttarakhand state like Rishikesh, Dehradun, Tehri Garhwal, Uttarkashi, etc. You can also rent a car or hire a taxi to Gangotri from Delhi.

Gangotri Distance Chart

Road distances and travel time from/to Gangotri from/to various cities within or outside Uttarakhand - Gangotri Distance Chart

You can also hire or rent a Cab/ Taxi to Gangotri. More details about Gangotri Car Rentals.

Gangotri Tour Packages

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