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Katra does not have an airport and the nearest airport is in Jammu. It is a domestic airport and is well-connected to various cities in India, such as Delhi, Srinagar, Leh, Mumbai, Hyderabad via domestic airline carriers such as Air India, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways, SpiceJet and Vistara. Tourists from other cities in India and those from abroad can reach Katra via connecting flights from the international airports at Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, etc. These airports are connected to several cities across the globe, such as New York, Paris, London, Beijing, Dubai, Melbourne, etc. via international airlines such as Air China, Air Canada, Etihad Airways, Lufthansa, Cathay Pacific, British Airways and many more.

Nearest Airport: Jammu Airport is located at a distance of 50 km from Vaishno Devi.

Safety Suggestion: Weather conditions such as thick fog during winters and heavy rains during winters might cause visibility issues leading to flight delays.

Flight Schedule

  • DELDelhi
    IXJJammu
    • Go Air
      G8-950
    • 06:10 07:30
    • 06:10
    • 07:30
    • 01h 20m
      Non Stop
  • Rs. 3,434
  • Rs.3,434
  • LKOLucknow
    IXJJammu
    • Go Air
      G8-2610
    • 06:00 12:00
    • 06:00
    • 12:00
    • 06h 00m
      1 Stop
  • Rs. 4,045
  • Rs.4,045
  • JAIJaipur
    IXJJammu
    • Air India
      AI-492
    • 13:30 12:10
      15 Apr
    • 13:30
    • 12:10
      15 Apr
    • 22h 40m
      1 Stop
  • Rs. 5,408
  • Rs.5,408
  • BHOBhopal
    IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-2036
    • 10:10 07:35
      15 Apr
    • 10:10
    • 07:35
      15 Apr
    • 21h 25m
      1 Stop
  • Rs. 5,540
  • Rs.5,540
  • PNQPune
    IXJJammu
    • Indigo
      6E-2613
    • 17:20 07:35
      15 Apr
    • 17:20
    • 07:35
      15 Apr
    • 14h 15m
      1 Stop
  • Rs. 5,547
  • Rs.5,547
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Katra is well-connected to other towns and cities in India through a good network of national highways and state highways. National Highway 1A connects Jammu to Srinagar. Several major North Indian cities, such as Delhi, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Gurgaon, Shimla, etc. have regular bus services to Jammu. Both public, as well as private buses, are available. Jammu Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation (JKSRTC) is a major public sector organisation, whereas private operators include Swagatam Holidays, Travel Point, Hari Travels, Ashok Bus Service, Heera Himachal Holidays, Vaishno Yatra Travels and many more.

Journey Suggestion: The roads to Katra pass through rugged terrains. Hence, make sure that you are going with an experienced driver, who is well-acquainted with the driving through hilly terrains.

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra Railway Station and Jammu Tawi Railway Station are the nearest railway stations to Katra. Jammu Tawi Railway Station is well-linked to the major cities in India, such as Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, Trivandrum, Chennai, Pune and many more. Some of the trains that serve this station include Jhelum Express, Himgiri Express, Jammu Tawi Express, Jammu Rajdhani etc. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra Railway Station was inaugurated recently and it also has direct trains to and from several towns and cities.

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  • Theme of Katra [Pilgrimage, Adventure, Hill station]
  • You'll love Katra for [Scenic beauty, Temples]
  • Watchout for [Extreme weather conditions]
  • Best Time To Visit
    March - November
  • Altitude 2,871 ft. above sea level

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Holiday Packages In katra

  • katra
    Vaishno Devi Darshan
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.3,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In katra

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    2 Nights, 3 Days
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    Rs.3,999
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Places to stay in katra

  • Hotel Continent Panchvati
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    Rs.1,999
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