How To Reach Jaisalmer
Surface - The two main road routes to Jaisalmer are via Jodhpur and Bikaner. The Jodhpur route is more popular, while the latter is ideal for people coming from the north. Luxury buses connect Jaisalmer to Jodhpur, Bikaner and Jaipur.
Distances: New Delhi ( kilometers/540 miles), Jodhpur ( kilometers/175 miles), Jaipur ( kilometers/349 miles), Mumbai ( kilometers/736 miles), Ahmedabad ( kilometers/391 miles).
Train - Jaisalmer Railway Station is served by the North Western Railways. Jodhpur-Jaisalmer Express and Jaisalmer-Delhi Sarai Rohilla Express are among the trains that touch this station.
The train journey from Jodhpur takes six hours. While the Delhi-Jaisalmer Express from Delhi's Sarai Rohilla Station departs at 1725 hours and arrives in Jaisalmer at 1330 hours the next day.
Air - Jaisalmer has an Indian Air Force base and talks of commercial flights have been doing the rounds but are yet to commence. The nearest airport presently is at Jodhpur some 280 kilometers ( miles) away.