How to Reach Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar is the city which is well connected through air. Biju Patnaik Airport is the main domestic airport and located about 3km far from the city. Travelers can get various flights to various places such as Ahmedabad, New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata to Bhubaneswar flights and many more which will ease the trouble of how to reach Bhubaneswar thought. Now, this airport is going to be international and connects to other countries as well. Nearest Airport: Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar.
Bhubaneswar Railway Station is the main railway of the city and situated in the center of city. Superfast trains and passengers trains are easily available from this station. You can get trains to Guwahati, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and many more. Travelers can also get more railway station in the city which is also easy to reach with the availability of various public transports.
To reach in and around the city, you can get various modes such as buses, taxi and auto rickshaw. Bhubaneswar Bus Station is 8 km from the city and you can get buses which are operated by Orissa State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC). Private buses are also easily available from there.
Distance Charts to Bhubaneswar
- Konark to Bhubaneswar 1 hour 18 mins-64.5 km
- Puri to Bhubaneswar 1 hour 32 mins-65.1 km
- Paradip to Bhubaneswar 1 hour 43 mins-105 km
- Kolkata to Bhubaneswar 6 hours 16 mins-439 km
- Jamshedpur to Bhubaneswar 6 hours 23 mins-365 km
- Cuttack to Bhubaneswar 37 mins-26.3 km
- Dhenkanal to Bhubaneswar 1 hour 28 mins-75.4 km
Best time to visit Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar has a tropical savanna climate, designated Aw under the Koppen climate classification. The annual mean temperature is 27.4 0C (81.3 0F); monthly mean temperatures are 22-32 0C (72-90 0F).
Rains brought by the Bay of Bengal branch of the south west summer monsoon lash Bhubaneswar between June and September, supplying it with most of its annual rainfall of 1,542 mm (61 in). The highest monthly rainfall total, 330 mm (13 in), occurs in August.
Summer season in Bhubaneswar
This city witnesses scorching summers which are hot and humid. Summer season is usually starts from March to May which is dry. The best time to visit Bhubaneswar is summer when people prefer comfortable and light cloths to beat the heat. Temperature touches above 450C during these days. In April and May, sudden afternoon thunderstorms are seen.
Monsoon season in Bhubaneswar
Climate of the city is moderate. Monsoon starts from June to September. During this period people can get relief from hot and harsh sun. Average annual rainfall is about 154 cm and city medium to heavy rainfalls is witnesses by the city. The best season to visit Bhubaneswar is the monsoon season when can view the scenic beauty of the city.
Winter season in Bhubaneswar
Winter season: Around 12 0C (54 0F) temperature is seen during December to February. October and February is the best time to visit the city as the temperature is pleasant.
Events and Festivals in Bhubaneswar
Ashokashtami comes in the month of March and the image of Lingaraja is taken from Lingaraja Temple to the Rameshwara Temple. During this period large number of devotees participates in the procession and remains for four days in Rameshwara Temple. Adivasi Mela is a fair which is organized at the end of January. Artifacts, tradition, art, culture and music are available in the fair which attracts people to come there. Durga Puja is another festival which is celebrated by the people of the city. Some other festivals in Bhubaneswar which are celebrated by the people are Jamashtami, Kali Puja and Raja Sankranti.