Transport in Jhunjhunu
Although there is no airport in Jhunjhunu the transport system in this town is highly developed. Primarily that is because Jhunjhunu is not only a tourist destination, but also the administrative headquarters and a commercially successful town. Therefore lots of people visit this town on regular basis; some for pleasure, others for business. Consequently, there has been a steadfast improvement in the transport services of this town.
Roadways in JhunjhunuJhunjhunu is located at the junction of two important state highways. Among them, RJ SH 8 starts from Sikar and ends at Lahura crossing Nawalgarh, Mukundgarh, Jhunjhunu, Bagar, Chirwa and Surjgarh on the way. The RJ SH 41 runs from Fatehpur to Rajgarh via Jhunjhunu, Alsisar and Malsisar. Apart from that, there are a number of district roads, which also culminate at Jhunjhunu. Consequently, bus services in Jhunjhunu are highly advanced.
Bus Services in JhunjhunuMost buses to and from Jhunjhunu are run by Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation or RSRTC. Some of these buses originate at Jhunjhunu while others just pass through it. Other than RSRTC, Haryana Road Transport Corporation also ply regular bus service to and from Jhunjhunu. Moreover, there are many private road transport companies, which also ply regular bus service in this route.
The New Bus Stand in Jhunjhunu is located on Station Road. For any enquiry you can call at 1592-232-664. However, if you want to talk to the manager, you can call him at 1592-232-597 (O) and 1592-232-776 (R).
Railways in JhunjhunuA meter gauge railway line also runs through this town. The railway in Jhunjhunu comes under Jaipur Railway Division of North Western Railway Zone. Jhunjhunu Railway Station is located in Railway Quarters area inside Jhunjhunu city. The station is easily approachable through Rajasthan State Highway 8, which is also known as Station Road. A number of express and passenger trains run through this station. These trains connect Jhunjhunu to important cities like Jaipur, Loharu, Mukundgarh, Nawalgarh, Sikar, Ringas, Chomu etc.
Nearest Airport to JhunjhunuAs we have already said, there is no airport in Jhunjhunu and hence, visitors cannot avail direct air link to or from this town. The nearest airport is at Hisar, located at a distance of 137 Km from this city. However, many travelers prefer the international airport at Jaipur. The later is located at a distance of 180 Km from this town. Being an international airport it offers better amenities and wider range of choice. Moreover, taxi services are available between Jaipur Airport and Jhunjhunu. They will cost around Rs. 2500.00 per trip. You may also hire AC taxis; they will naturally cost a little more.
Transporter in JhunjhunuFor traveling within Jhunjhunu one has to depend mainly on unmetered auto rickshaws and rickshaws. Tourists can also hire taxis and cars from different car rentals located within the city. Here are two of them
Jhujhunu Tours and Travels
Near Haai Patti Circle
Pin Code: 333001
Phone No: 94148-901027
C/O Jamuna Resort
Near Nath Ka Tila
Pin Code: 333001
Phone No: 1592-232-871, 1592-512-696
Mobile No: 94142-55035, 89559-76348
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