How to Reach District HQ (Silchar)

How to Reach SilcharThe town of Silchar is regarded as the main economic gateway to the neighboring areas of Manipur and Mizoram and has a considerable influx of traders and merchants every year, for commercial and business purpose. As such, the transport system of the region is given much importance and the place is well connected by a good network of railways and roadways. Besides this, the place also has an important airport, conducting regular flights to areas in and outside Assam. The distance of Silchar from the economic hub of the state, Guwahati is only 326 km and from the cultural capital of the state, Jorhat is a mere 508 km. The major ways by which people can safely and conveniently commute to this major area is given below. So, read on and know how to reach Silchar easily.

Traveling to Silchar

By Air
The Kumbhirgram airport in Silchar is located at a distance of about 22 km from the town and is a highly modernized air station, with state-of-the-art facilities. It is the second busiest airport in the state, next to Guwahati. The airport remains busy all round the year and regular flights operate from this region to areas like Agartala, Kolkata, Imphal and Guwahati.

By Rail
Maintained and managed by the North-East Frontier Railways, Silchar railway station is located in the core of the town, at Tarapur and is a major link to the different parts of India. The primary express trains operating from this region are Cachar Express, Barak Valley Express and Jiribam Fast Pass.

By Road
As with the other regions of Assam, the ASTC (Assam State Transport Corporation) provides regular bus services from Silchar as well, to other regions within the state. Functioning 24 hours a day, the corporation has some regular and luxury buses for the normal routes and special mini buses for the neighboring hilly areas. Nowadays, computerized ticketing systems are also available in different counters within the town.

A number of private (regular and deluxe) buses also operate from here making it very convenient to travel to and from this place. These mostly connect to areas like Shillong, Aizawl, Guwahati, Agartala and such other places. The NH 44 connecting Silchar to Guwahati is considered to be one of the beautiful in the entire country, as it passes through the borders of Meghalaya giving its passengers a breath-taking view of the exquisite Khasi and Jaintia hills.
Tourisam Information:
District Tourism Officer, Park Road, Opposite S.P. Office, Silchar, Cachar, Assam.

Silchar Circuit House
Circuit House Road,Phone No-03842-2307010

circuit house

Circuit House, Silchar

 

Hotels in Silchar

1.Hotel Borailview
   Park Road, Silchar, Cachar Dist
   Phone No: 03842-248561
2.Ellora Hotel
  Club Road, Silchar, Cachar Dist
  Phone No: 03842- 247412  
3.Hotel Kalptaru
   Circut House Road, Near AST Bus stand, Silchar
   Phone No: 03842-245672
4.J.C. International Hotel
   Circuit House Road, DSA Complex, Silchar, Cachar Dist
    Phone No: 03842- 248708 
5.Hotel Rose Valley
   Ukilpatty Silchar , Silchar, Assam
   Phone No: 03842-235004
6.Kanishka Hotel
   Narshingtola, Silchar, Cachar Dist
    Phone No: 03842-260371
7.Geetanjali Hotel
   Club Road, Silchar
   Phone No: 03842- 261848
8.Shatabdi Hotel
   Ukilpattu, Holding No. 122, Silchar, Cachar Dist
    Phone No: 03842- 234045
9.Center Palace Hotel
   Central Road, Silchar, Cachar Dist
   Phone No: 03842-232212
10.Rambo Hotel
    Rangirkhari Point, Silchar, Cachar Dist
    Phone No: 03842-226391
11.Silchar Tourist Lodge
     Silchar, Phone No: 03842-232376
12.Indraprasta Hotel
     Lochan Bairagi Street, Silchar, Cachar Dist
     Phone No: 03842-221825
13.Riya Palace
    Gandhi Baag Road,Silchar.
    Phone No: 03842-260200

 

Kumbhirgram Airport , Silchar


Airlines

Flight no

From City

To City

Alliance air

CD9771 ATR42-3

Silchar

Agartala

Jet Airways

9W 2878

Silchar

Guwahati

Alliance air

CD9772 ATR42-3

Silchar

Guwahati

Alliance air

CD9760 ATR42-3

Silchar

Guwahati

Alliance air

CD9707 ATR42-3

Silchar

Imphal

Kingfisher Airlines

IT 4804

Silchar

Imphal

Jet Airways

9W 2876

Silchar

Kolkata

Alliance air

CD9706 ATR42-3

Silchar

Kolkata

Alliance air

CD9710 ATR42-3

Silchar

Kolkata

Kingfisher Airlines

IT 4804

Silchar

Kolkata

Kingfisher Airlines

IT 4805

Silchar

Kolkata

Air India

AI3254 A-320

Silchar

Kolkata

Air India

AI754 A-320

Silchar

Kolkata

Air India

AI754 A-319

Silchar

Kolkata

Alliance air

CD9709 ATR42-3

Silchar

Tezpur

 

Railway Station


Station Name : SILCHAR Railway Station

Station Code : SCL

Junction Name : LUMDING JN

RailWay Zone : NORTH FRONTIER RAILWAY

State Name : Assam

District Name : Cachar

Taluk Name : Silchar

SILCHAR railway enquiry phone number : 139


      Silchar Railway Station is Located in Assam, Cachar, Silchar. It belongs to North Frontier Railway, Lumding Jn . Neighbourhood Stations are Arunachal,Salchapra, Near By major Railway Station is Guwahati and Airport is Kumbhirgram Airport .Total 4 Express Trains Stops at this Station.

 

 

 

Trains Timings and Running Information at SILCHAR

Silchar Agartala Passenger

Starts At   SILCHAR , Assam
Ends At   AGARTALA , Tripura
Train No : 52564
Train Arrival Time :
Train Departure Time : 10:45
Train Distance From SILCHAR , Assam to SILCHAR is 0.0

SILCHAR KARIMGANJ PASS

Starts At   SILCHAR , Assam
Ends At   KARIMGANJ JN , Assam
Train No : 52584
Train Arrival Time :
Train Departure Time : 15:35
Train Distance From SILCHAR , Assam to SILCHAR is 0.0

KARIMGANJ SILCHAR PASS

Starts At   KARIMGANJ JN , Assam
Ends At   SILCHAR , Assam
Train No : 52583
Train Arrival Time : 10:40
Train Departure Time :
Train Distance From KARIMGANJ JN , Assam to SILCHAR is 49.7

Dharmanagar Silchar MG Passenger

Starts At   DHARMANAGAR , Tripura
Ends At   SILCHAR , Assam
Train No : 52577
Train Arrival Time : 12:25
Train Departure Time :
Train Distance From DHARMANAGAR , Tripura to SILCHAR is 112.1

Jiribam Silchar Passenger

Starts At   JIRIBAM , Assam
Ends At   SILCHAR , Assam
Train No : 52566
Train Arrival Time : 15:15
Train Departure Time :
Train Distance From JIRIBAM , Assam to SILCHAR is 56.7

Silchar Dharmanagar MG Passenger

Starts At   SILCHAR , Assam
Ends At   DHARMANAGAR , Tripura
Train No : 52578
Train Arrival Time :
Train Departure Time : 17:00
Train Distance From SILCHAR , Assam to SILCHAR is 0.0

Agartala Silchar Passenger

Starts At   AGARTALA , Tripura
Ends At   SILCHAR , Assam
Train No : 52563
Train Arrival Time : 22:45
Train Departure Time :
Train Distance From AGARTALA , Tripura to SILCHAR is 252.8

Barak Valley Express

Starts At   SILCHAR , Assam
Ends At   LUMDING JN , Assam
Train No : 15694
Train Arrival Time :
Train Departure Time : 09:45
Train Distance From SILCHAR , Assam to SILCHAR is 0.0

Barak Valley Express

Starts At   LUMDING JN , Assam
Ends At   SILCHAR , Assam
Train No : 15693
Train Arrival Time : 17:45
Train Departure Time :
Train Distance From LUMDING JN , Assam to SILCHAR is 210.6

Cachar Express

Starts At   SILCHAR , Assam
Ends At   LUMDING JN , Assam
Train No : 15692
Train Arrival Time :
Train Departure Time : 19:15
Train Distance From SILCHAR , Assam to SILCHAR is 0.0

Cachar Express

Starts At   LUMDING JN , Assam
Ends At   SILCHAR , Assam
Train No : 15691
Train Arrival Time : 08:15
Train Departure Time :
Train Distance From LUMDING JN , Assam to SILCHAR is 210.6

Silchar Jiribam Passenger

Starts At   SILCHAR , Assam
Ends At   JIRIBAM , Assam
Train No : 52565
Train Arrival Time :
Train Departure Time : 07:30
Train Distance From SILCHAR , Assam to SILCHAR is 0.0

 

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