Transport in Anantnag

Anantnag as a tourist destination has a huge inflow of travelers all through the year. For comfortable sightseeing and enjoying the beauty of a wonderful place like Anantnag, transport facilities play a major role. The transportation to the city and also within is a big determinant to boost its tourism. Anantnag district is also on the verge of developing an efficient system of transport to facilitate the travelers visiting the area.

Transport in Anantnag

The rough mountainous terrains in Anantnag are quite challenging and enduring for those coming to this place. To scale its heights and explore the splendid beauty possessed by the city, they are more or less dependent upon the transport facilities. Hence, initiatives are being taken to improve these services in the district for the convenience of its residents and visitors alike.

Local Transport in Anantnag

Local Transport in Anantnag

Anantnag is a beautiful city full of exotic locales and cultural heritages. It has several historical remnants along with numerous shrines dotting the whole city. To explore these completely, Anantnag has various transportation means as well. There are government run buses along with auto rickshaws and taxis to commute within the city.

If you are fond of riding motor cycles, then this mode is also available to the tourists in Anantnag. You can hire any of these to enjoy this place thoroughly on your trip. However, remember that auto rickshaws here do not run on meter, so it is advisable to negotiate the fare in advance only.

Bus Services in Anantnag

Bus is the most easily found and comfortable mode of transport for Anantnag. The city has a general Bus stand from where one can find buses plying to major cities like Srinagar and Jammu. These buses are run by Jammu and Kashmir State Transport Development Corporation (JKTDC) at regular intervals. They cover the distance from these cities to Anantnag and its adjoining areas which are of great tourist interest.

Transport syatem in Anantnag

It takes just 1 hour to reach Anantnag via bus from Srinagar and from Jammu, it is around 4 hours journey. From all nearby tourist locations including Pahalgam and Kokernag also, there are regular buses running from Anantnag to these destinations.

Address of Bus Stand in Anantnag

K P Road, Hussainabad
Anantnag- 192101

Anantnag Railway Station

To reach Anantnag, railway has also now become a preferred mode of transportation. In a bid to connect the city to all major parts of the state, Anantnag has been provided its own railway station. This station is connected with Kashmir railway running from Baramulla to Qazigund. En route this network, many trains take a halt at Anantnag Railway station as well. Mostly, these are the passenger trains running intrastate. No major express train has a halt at this station. For such trains, Jammu Tawi is the nearest and largest railway station where many express trains have a stop.

Rail Transport in Anantnag

Anantnag Railway station comes under Northern Railway Zone of Indian Railways. It is under Firozpur Cantt division and this station has 2 platforms running currently.

Major Trains passing through Anantnag Railway Station


Baramulla Qazigund DMU
Starting: Baramulla
Destination: Qazigund
Train No : 74630
Train Arrival Time : 13:08
Train Departure Time : 13:10

Badgam Qazigund DMU
Starting: Badgam
Destination: Qazigund
Train No : 74632
Train Arrival Time : 15:12
Train Departure Time : 15:14

Badgam Qazigund DMU
Starting: Badgam
Destination: Qazigund
Train No : 74634
Train Arrival Time : 18:43
Train Departure Time : 18:45

Qazigund Baramulla DMU
Starting: Qazigund
Destination: Baramulla
Train No : 74625
Train Arrival Time : 07:48
Train Departure Time : 07:50

Qazigund Badgam DMU
Starting: Qazigund
Destination: Badgam
Train No : 74633
Train Arrival Time : 12:48
Train Departure Time : 12:50


Trains at Anantnag


Qazigund Baramulla DMU
Starting: Qazigund
Destination: Baramulla
Train No : 74627
Train Arrival Time : 14:18
Train Departure Time : 14:20

Qazigund Baramulla DMU
Starting: Qazigund
Destination: Baramulla
Train No : 74629
Train Arrival Time : 16:18
Train Departure Time : 16:20

Baramulla Qazigund DMU
Starting: Baramulla
Destination: Qazigund
Train No : 74628
Train Arrival Time : 11:44
Train Departure Time : 11:46

Qazigund Badgam DMU
Starting: Qazigund
Destination: Badgam
Train No : 74631
Train Arrival Time : 10:33
Train Departure Time : 10:35

Baramulla Qazigund DMU
Starting: Baramulla
Destination: Qazigund
Train No : 74626
Train Arrival Time : 09:30
Train Departure Time : 09:32

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