How to reach IIT Jodhpur

1. Where is IIT Jodhpur?
Presently, IIT Jodhpur is operating from its temporary campus in MBM Engineering College, situated on the Old Residency Road, Ratanada, Jodhpur 342011. It will be shifted in the next two years to its campus which will be 12 kms away from Jodhpur on a 852 acre land on National Highway 65.

2. How to reach the campuses?

Jodhpur is connected well by road, rail and air to all major cities in the country, and by mega highways to major neighboring cities, e.g., Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur and Ahmedabad.
1. It is connected by rail to major cities in the country, like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kota, Kanpur, Ahmedabad, Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Guwahati, Nagpur, Lucknow and Jaipur;
2. There are daily flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Jodhpur. Air India and Jet Airways operate the daily flight to each of these cities; and
3. Jodhpur is connected by mega-highway to major neighbouring cities, e.g., Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur and Ahmedabad. Deluxe and express buses ply to Jodhpur from Delhi, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and Baroda.

(a) From Airport to Academic Campus

You can take a prepaid auto/taxi to the Institute, which is situated on the Old Residency Road in Ratanada, Jodhpur 342011. You may ask the driver to take you to Ratanada circle near MBM Engineering College. It is a 5 minute drive from airport to the institute.

(b) From Airport to GPRA Residential Campus

You can take a prepaid auto/taxi to the GPRA Residential Campus, which is situated in Vivek Vihar (Near Indian Oil Residential Complex and Bharat Petroleum Residential Area) on Pali Road to the south of the Jodhpur city. It is about 20 km from the airport and takes about 20 minutes to reach.

(c) From Railway Station to Academic Campus

At Jodhpur Junction railway station, exit from Platform No.1 side. You can take a prepaid auto/taxi to the Institute, which is situated on the Old Residency Road in Ratanada, Jodhpur. You may ask the driver to take you to Ratanada circle near MBM Engineering College. It takes about 10-15 minutes from Railway Station to the Institute.

(d) From Railway Station to GPRA Residential Campus

At Jodhpur Junction Railway Station, exit from Platform No.1 side. You can take a prepaid auto/taxi to the GPRA Residential Campus, which is situated in Vivek Vihar (Near Indian Oil Residential Complex and Bharat Petroleum Residential Area) on Pali Road to the south of the Jodhpur city. You may ask the driver to take you to Jhalamand Chauraha on Pali Road, from where this campus is 3 km on NH 65 towards Pali. The day time charges for auto-rickshaw should be about Rs.120 from the railway station to the IIT Residential Campus on Pali Road. Night charges are usually higher (you may need to bargain with the auto-rickshaw driver).

Click Here to go Back to IIT Rajasthan Home

Leave a Reply