How to Reach Kanha

Kanha National Park is situated at Mandla & Balaghat Districts of Madhya Pradesh State in Central India. Kanha National Park has excellent Air, Road & train connections from most parts of India. There are two key locations of Kanha National park, Khatia & Mukki Entrance gate.

Khatia entrance gate falls on Mandla district & Mukki on Balaghat district of MP State. From Khatia Entrance gate one can explore Kisli, Kanha & Sarhi zones of Kanha national park & Mukki entrance gate covers Mukki range of the national park. Khatia Entrance gate is well connected from Jabalpur & Nagpur & Mukki entrance gate is from Jabalpur, Raipur & Nagpur.

How to reach Kanha National Park By Road

Kanha National Park is well connected from the major destinations of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra & Chhattisgarh. Distance of Kanha National Park from some nearby destinations & approximate driving time is:

Location Distance Time Route
Delhi to Kanha distance 977 KM 18 hours 40 min NH 44 & SH 37
Nagpur to Kanha distance 253 KM 5 hours 20 min NH 44 & SH 11A
Indore to Kanha distance 606 KM 13 hours 10 min NHẠ7 &NH 347
Ahmedabad to Kanha distance 1022 KM 19 hours 50 min NHẠ7 &INH 347
Patna to Kanha distance 732 KM 16 hours 20 min NH 139 & NH 343
Hyderabad to Kanha distance 758 KM 14 hours 10 min NH44 & SH12
Kolkata to Kanha distance 1056 KM 22 hours 20 min NH 43 & NH16
Mumbai to Kanha distance 1067 KM 21 hours 30 min NH 160, NH 53, NH 44, & SHI2
Pune to Kanha distance 965 km 19 hours 40 min NH160 & NH 347
How to reach Kanha National Park By Train

The nearest railhead to the national park is the Gondia railway station, which is situated 145 km away. However, Jabalpur railway station also has access to the national park. It is located 160 km away and offers better connectivity of trains from all over India. It receives trains from the major cities and states of the country including Delhi, Mumbai, Indore, Nagpur, Bhopal, and Hyderabad. From the railway station, you can hire a private taxi or board a bus to reach the national park.

Travel by Train Nearest Station Travel Time Distance Train Name
Delhi to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 13 hours 40 minutes 809 KM NZM JBP SF Express
Bhopal to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 5 hours 15 minutes 320 KM JBP Janshatabdi
Indore to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 10 hours 10 minutes 514 KM INDB JBP SF Express
Nagpur to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 7 hours 50 minutes 275 KM PAU PNBE Express
Mumbai to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 12 hours 35 minutes 1096 km PRYJ Duronto Express
Jaipur to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 15 hours 10 minutes 818 km Dayodai Express
Patna to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 11 hours 10 minutes 700 km DNR Pune Express
Kanpur to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 10 hours 05 minutes 451 km Chitrakoot Express
Hyderabad to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 17 hours 20 minutes 780 km SC DNR SF Express
Bengaluru to Jabalpur Jabalpur Junction 32 hours 10 minutes 1371 km Sanghamitra Express
How to reach Kanha National Park By Air

The nearest airport to Kanha National Park is Dumna Airport in Jabalpur., which is situated just 160 km away. The domestic airport has connections from all over India. There are frequent direct and connecting flights from the major cities and towns including Delhi, Mumbai, Amritsar, Pune, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, and Chennai. Other major nearest airports are Raipur and Nagpur, situated at 250 km and 300 km away respectively.

Travel by Flight Travel Time Aerial Distance Airport
Delhi to Jabalpur 1 hours 30 minutes 667 km Indira Gandhi International Airport
Jammu to Jabalpur 5 hours 15 minutes 1170 km Jammu Airport
Amritsar to Jabalpur 10 hours 30 minutes 1066 km Sri Guru Ram Das Ji International Airport
Mumbai to Jabalpur 1 hours 35 minutes 861 km Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport
Raipur to Jabalpur 1 hours 20 minutes 426 km Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh Airport
Pune to Jabalpur 6 hours 15 minutes 817 km Pune International Airport
Ahmedabad to Jabalpur 5 hours 35 minutes 1320 km Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport
Bengaluru to Jabalpur 4 hours 50 minutes 1160 km Kempegowda International Airport
Kolkata to Jabalpur 4 hours 45 minutes 863 km Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
Chennai to Jabalpur 5 hours 50 minutes 1123 km Chennai International Airport