Transport in Aizawl

Aizawl is accessible via road, rail and even air. People wanting to visit the place can easily visit the place by booking flight tickets, railway tickets or bus tickets.

Aizawl By Air

Airport in Aizawl

The airport in Aizawl is known as the Lengpui Airport which started its operations from 1998 and is at a distance of 32 kms from the Aizawl city. The airport was constructed with a budget of Rs. 97.92 crores and it was completed very fast in a time span of just two years and a half months. It is considered to be the first large airport which is constructed by the State Government. The Lengpui airport is connected to Guwahati, Imphal and Kolkata.

At present, Lengpui Airport is served by jet Airways only. Initially, it was also served by Kingfisher Red which stopped its operations from April 2012. Given below are the flights that run to and from Aizawl:

The non-stop flights to and from Aizawl are as follows:

Aizawl - Guwahati
Time taken: 1h 10m
JetKonnect 9W-2873

Aizawl - Kolkata
Time taken: 1h 20m   
Jet Airways  9W2871

Aizawl By Road

Silchar in Assam is easily accessible from Aizawl via NH-54. Buses and other mode of vehicles can easily reach Aizawl from Silchar and it takes around 7-8 hours. Shillong and Guwahati are other major towns from which Aizawl can be reached. Night bus services are also available to Aizawl. A few transport services available in Aizawl are as follows:

Capital Travels Bus
Guwahati -Shillong-Aizawl.Aizawl transport sevices
Guwahati,GS Road:
Paltan Bazaar, Ph.0361-2530778, 2602170
Aizawl: Zarkawt
Ph. 0389-2352146/2340166

Network Travels Bus

GS Road: Paltan Bazaar,
Aizawl: Zarkawt
Ph. 0389-2351258

Mizoram State Transport Bus


For Travel agents in Aizawl, click here

Important Bus Routes from Aizawl

The following places can be covered by road from Aizawl comfortably. Find below the bus routes and distance and fares:

Daily service: 6:00AM
Distance: 180 kms
Fares: 185/-

Monday & Friday: 6:00 Am
Fares: 171/-

Tue, Thurs, sat: 6:00AM
Distance: 181 kms
Fares: 199/-   

Tuesday: 6:00AM
Distance: 189 kms
Fares: 208/-


Thursday & Saturday: 6:00AM
Distance:  230
Fares: 253/-


Wedsday & Saturday: 6:00AM
Fares: 190/-

Thursday: 6:00AM
Distance: 246
Fares: 271/-

Night service is available to the following places:

Mon, Wed, Fri: 12:00PM
Distance: 535 km
Fares: 753/-

Silchar (Guw-Bus)

Mon, Wed, Fri: 12.00PM
Dstance: 195 km
Fares: 255/-

Mon, Wed, Fri: 12:00 PM
Fares: 609

Aizawl By Rail

The nearest railway station to Aizawl is in Silchar. Silchar is a town in Assam and is around 130 kms away from Aizawl. In order to travel to Aizawl via railway, one has to board a Silchar train and then get down at this stoppage since it is the last stoppage before Aizawl.

Road Distances from Aizawl

Aizawl - Shillong: 450 kms
Aizawl - Churanchanpur (via Silchar): 580 kms
Aizawl - Churanchanpur (via Luakchhuah): 380 kms
Aizawl - Imphal (Via Silchar): 440 kms
Aizawl - Haflong (via Silchar): 290 kms
Aizawl - Guwahati (via Silchar): 523 kms
Aizawl - Agartala (via Silchar): 492 kms
Aizawl - Goalpara (via Silchar): 560 kms
Aizawl - Dimapur (via Silchar): 425 kms
Aizawl - Karimganj (via Silchar): 210 kms
Aizawl - Kohima (via Silchar): 602 kms
Free Listing