Planning a Trip
1 Get in
1.1 By plane
1.2 By rail
1.3 By road
The Ranchi Airport (Code: IXR) is located in Hinoo. It is approximately 7 km from the city centre and 1 km from the nearest Hatia railway station. The airport name is Birsa Munda Airport.
AirAsia India Operates daily to Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Hyderabad and Kolkata.
Air India Operates a daily flight to Delhi.
Alliance Air Operates 5 days a week to Kolkata.
Go Air Operates daily to Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai and Patna.
IndiGo Operates daily to Bagdogra, Bangalore, Delhi, Indore, Kolkata ,Mumbai and Patna.
Vistara will begin twice daily non-stop flights to Delhi from 29 October 2017.
Ranchi is connected by rail to important places all over the country. Hatia is a station next to Ranchi and serves as terminus for many of the trains. Given below are some of the convenient trains. The first number is for the train from Ranchi and second for the train to Ranchi.
8616/8615 Hatia Howrah Express
8624/8623 Hatia Patna Express
8622/8621 Hatia Patna Pataliputra Express
8611/8612 Ranchi Garhwa Banaras Inter-City Express
3352/3351 Dhanbad Bokaro Allepy Express *8601/8602 Hatia Jammu Tawi Express
5027/5028 Hatia Gorakhpur Mayurya Express
8451/8452 Hatia Puri Tapaswini Express
8608/8607 Ranchi Baidyanathdham Express.
2020/2019 Ranchi Howrah Shatabdi Express (Except Sunday)
3304/3303 Hatia Dhanbad Inter-City Express (Except Sunday)
2439/2440 Ranchi New Delhi Rajdhani Express (Biweekly),
8603/8604 Hatia Delhi Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti Express (via Barkakhana) (Triweekly)
8605/8606 Hatia Delhi Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti Express (via Gomoh) (Triweekly)
8609/8610 Ranchi Lokmanya Tilak Express (Weekly)
2812/2811 Hatia Lokmanya Tilak Express (Weekly)
2835/2836 Hatia Yeshwantpur Express (Bi-weekly)
3403/3404 Ranchi Bhagalpur Vananchal Express (via Andal) (Triweekly)
3405/3406 Ranchi Bhagalpur Vananchal Express (Biweekly)
5661/5662 Ranchi Kamakhya (Guwahati) Express (Biweekly).
Ranchi is well connected by a network of roads with all the neighbouring cities and towns. The distance to some important locations are as follows: Bokaro 110 km, Dhanbad 170 km, Jamshedpur 140 km, Chaibasa 130 km, Hazaribagh 100 km, Gaya 220 km, Patna 340 km, Barhi (on NH 2 Grand Trunk Road) 136 km, Rourkela 250 km, Kolkata 415 km. Bus connections are available for almost all cities and towns in the area.
You can travel to Simdega, Chaibasa, Jamudag, Lohardaga and other places using Lily Travels Delux bus service from Ranchi City.