Latur is located in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra. The city has a historical background, being the seat of the Rashtrakutas. It is a tourist-hub surrounded by the Kharosa Caves. The Siddheshwar and Ratneshwar Temple attract pilgrims and the Ganj Golai part of the city is the main commercial centre. Sixteen different roads converge at this market which is popular for traditional local-ware, from gold ornaments to footwear and chilli to jaggery. The best time of the year to visit Latur is in the months of November, December and January, when the weather is pleasant.
The airport closest to Latur is the Chikkalthana Airport at Aurangabad, 202 km away. The airport is equipped with aerobridges to handle both domestic and international flights. It is very easy to commute to Aurangabad by road from Latur which takes about 5 hours. Five trains ply between these 2 cities, taking about 6 hours to reach.
How to reach major Indian cities from Latur
Air India and Jet Airways are the 2 domestic airlines with flights from Aurangabad. These 2 domestic airlines will take you to all the major Indian cities on its network, like Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai and Kolkata. There is a direct flight to Mumbai on Jet Airways, which will take you to your destination in 50 minutes. The indirect flights are routed via Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore or Pune. You can download the Yatra app to find convenient flight schedules and cheap air tickets
to make your journeys hassle-free and pleasant.
How to reach major International cities from Latur
You can reach New York, London, Singapore, Sydney and other international destinations from Aurangabad, on Jet Airways and Air India. The stopovers are at Singapore, Mumbai, Bangkok, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Dubai, Zurich, Frankfurt, Munich, Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Istanbul, Vienna and Doha. You would have to travel to the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Hyderabad to make connections on other international airlines, like Emirates, Etihad Airlines, Lufthansa
, British Airways
, Singapore Airlines
and Thai Airways International.
The inflight meals on all flights are prepared with care, with locally sourced ingredients. Special meals can be pre-booked. Alcohol is served on most of these flights. The inflight entertainment options include the latest movie releases, music albums, games and documentaries. The roomy seats and ample leg-space in the cabin ensure that you travel in comfort.
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option to help you locate the cheapest air tickets. You can web check-in on the day of your journey for seamless travels. To know more about flight schedules
and for all your other travel-related queries, download the Yatra app.