Public transport in Guwahati is well-developed. There are frequent buses plying through the city, run by ASTC and private organisations. Residents and tourists use these services to commute to and from different parts of the city and also to neighbouring areas. There are low-floor A/C and non-A/C buses, provided by the government. Night city bus service is available as well, on major routes.
Taxis and cabs are available from major roads of Guwahati. Ola Cabs are also becoming popular. Three-wheeler autorickshaws and cycle rickshaws also serve as major transport options. Local cab services are Prime Cabz, Pristine Cabs, Xcellcabs, etc.
Car rental services in Guwahati are popular among tourists. Some of the rental companies are Savaari, Huge Car Rentals and Assam On Wheels. The hills of the northeast are best explored on a bike. There are many rental agencies providing bikes for rent, in Guwahati.
Currently, there are no metro trains in Guwahati.
There are many local trains that operate from various stations in Guwahati. These trains not only cover the city, but also its suburban and rural areas.
Being the gateway to north-eastern India, the areas near Guwahati have some exciting places to trek. Some of these places are Nilachal Hill, Chitrachal Hill and many more.
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