How To Reach Daman
By Air: : Daman Airport, located just 3 kilometers away from the heart of the city in Nani Daman and operated by the Indian Coast Guard is a defense as well as a civilian airport that provides Daman air connectivity with other parts of the country. Even though, this is not a standard public airport and regularly scheduled commercial air services are not operational here. Sometimes public companies use this airport and mostly state run airlines ply their aircrafts here. Flights to Daman are available from Mumbai and Vadodara Airports. The nearest major airport from Daman is located at Mumbai. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport of Mumbai located about 168 kilometers from Daman provides extremely good air connectivity with almost any part of the world. All the chief airports of India are linked with Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport via air and almost each and every Indian Airline as well as a number of the foreign airlines cater their services here. To reach Mumbai from Daman one can either rent a cab which would cost about 3000 INR or avail a Mumbai bound state transport bus from Vapi.
By Rail: Vapi Railway Station, located at the distance of just 10 kilometers from here is the nearest major railway hub from Daman. This Railway Station that falls on the Mumbai Vadodara rail link of Western Railway serves as the stopover for almost all the trains plying between Mumbai and Delhi. Vapi is connected with a number of metropolitans of India such as Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bhuj, Amritsar, Dehradun, Ernakulam, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jammu, Kalka, and so on via the rail route. Some of the worth mentioning trains that halt at Vapi include Rajkot Exp, Pune Jodhpur Exp, Ahimsa Exp, Lok Shakti Exp, Paschim Exp, Kutch Exp, Ranakpur Exp, Dehradun Exp, Ag Kranti Rajdhani, Aravali Exp, Ahmedabad Pass, Garib Nawaz Exp and many others. To reach Vapi from Daman and vice versa one can either hire a taxi which will cost about 150 to 200 INR or avail the easily available local transports like auto rickshaw, shared taxi or state transport bus. Valsad Junction, situated at the distance of about 37 kilometers from Daman can also be used to reach this peachy seaside town via train.
By Road: A well established and soundly maintained road network of Gujarat Roadways links Daman with all the major cities of southern Gujarat. Mumbai Ahmedabad National Highway no 8 annexes Daman with Vapi which lies at the distance of just 12 kilometers from here. Daman can be reached by the easily obtainable GSRTC (Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation) buses from Vapi, Valsad, Surat and other neighboring destinations. Even luxury buses ply to Daman from Surat and Mumbai which charge about 400 to 600 INR per seat. Daman is located approximately 37 km from Valsad, 89 km from Navsari, 127 km from Surat, 174 km from Mumbai, 252 km from Vadodara, 368 km from Ahmedabad, 543 km from Rajkot, 668 km from Diu, and so on.