How to Reach
|Destination||Distance (in Kms)|
|Ranikhet (via Binta)||50|
|Ranikhet (via Kosi)||75|
NDLS- KGM Shatabdi Express/Train no.12040 /Departure from New Delhi station: 6.00 AM/Arrival Kathgodam: 11.35 AM
Through our transport vendors we can organise a cab driven by a polite and expert Pahari driver for a pick up at Kathgodam. The journey to kausani takes 4.5 hours.
The same train (no.12039) starts from Kathgodam at 3.35 PM and reaches New Delhi station at 9.00 PM. You will be able to have a relaxed breakfast and leave Kausani by 10.30 AM to catch the train.
Overnight Ranikhet Express (Train no. 15013)
The AC class tickets for this train are hard to get as they get sold out months in advance.
Departure from Old Delhi station at 10.30 PM/Arrival Kathgodam station at 5.00 AM
Departure from Kathgodam (Train no. 15014) at 8.40 PM/Arrival Old Delhi station at 3.55 AM
The nearest airport to Kausani is Pantnagar. Alliance Airways operates 1 flight 4 days a week between Delhi and Pantnagar. The flights operate on Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday & Friday *
DEL – PGH – 11:30 AM
PGH- DEL – 1.00 PM
Flight duration: 1 hour.
The drive from Pantnagar to Kausani takes about 5.5 hours (180 KM)
Cab can be organised for pick up/drop.
* Please check the latest flight schedule.
From Delhi the driving distance to Kausani is of about 419 KM and takes anything between 11 to 12 hours. An early start from Delhi is highly recommended. It will help you beat the Noida/Ghaziabad rush hour traffic.
NH 24 has been four-laned till Rampur, from Where NH 87 Leads To Almora. A State Highway Connects Almora With Kausani, 52 Km Away. In Case You Do Not Want To Drive A Car From Delhi, Catch A Bus From Delhi’s ISBT Anand Vihar.
Please avoid relying on GPS after you reach the foothills (Kathgodam).
Human intelligence is far more reliable and will save you the trouble of negotiating roads that are a minefield.
Option 1: Delhi-Moradabad-Rampur-Rudrapur-Haldwani-Bhowali-Almora-Kausani. (Recommended)
Option 2: Delhi-Moradabad-Kashipur-Ramnagar-Ranikhet-Kausani.
Option 3: Delhi-Moradabad-Bajpur-Nainital-Bhowali-Almora-Kausani.
This is a VERY important detail. Once you reach Kausani you will find a T Junction next to (SBI ATM). Please take the road going down to your right and after 25 meters take left.