One of the most beautiful and important cities in the state of Tripura, Agartala is a city growing at a rapid speed. The development of the capital city could be ascertained from the fact that the government gives utmost importance to the transport system in the city. The capital connects Tripura with other towns and cities in the Northeast. And for that matter Agartala has a well connected air, rail and road network. Tourists coming here can have a hassle free travel to this beautiful city.
Important Contact Number
Office of the Joint Transport Commissioner West Tripura, Agartala Phone: (0381) 232-4601 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Agartala By Air
The Agartala airport, located 12 km northwest of the city of Agartala, is a domestic airport administered by the Airports Authority of India. The second busiest airport in Northeast India after Guwahati, the Agartala airport connects the state of Tripura with other cities like Kolkata, Guwahati, Imphal, Delhi and Bangalore and so on. The Airport is approximately 11.5 km away from the main bus stand of the city. So private buses, and auto-rickshaws are available to reach the airport from the city.
Agartala By Road
Agartala is connected to Assam and the rest of India by National Highway 44. The highways (NH44 and NH 44A) connects Agartala with Dharmanagar, Silchar, Guwahati, Shillong and Aizawl. Bus facilities are available from Guwahati, Shillong and Silchar to Agartala. Within the city buses, auto rickshaws, jeeps and trekkers are the favourable modes of transport for people. Once in the Agartala city tourists can hire cars and vans also. There is bus service to Dhaka from Agartala. Click for distances from Agartala to other Cities
Agartala By Rail
The Agartala railway Station connects the city with other cites of India. Agartala is the second capital city in Northeast, after Guwahati in Assam, to be connected to the country's railway network. The Agartala Railway Station is located only 5.5 km from Agartala. The 413 km route connects to Lumding with a meter gauge track, where finally it bifurcates into a broad gauge track.
Train Services to and from Agartala
Train Name: Agtl Lmg Express Train No: 15696 Arrival: Starts Departure: 16:15 Days: All days
Train Name: Lmg Agtl Express Train No: 15695 Arrival: 15:30 Days: All days
Train Name: Agtl Dmr Passenger Train No: 52575 Arrival: Starts Departure: 18:00 Days: All Days
Train Name: Dmr Agtl Passenger Train No: 52576 Arrival: 10:45 Days: All Days