How To Reach Dapoli
By Air: Ratnagiri Domestic Airport located about 127 kilometers from Dapoli is the nearest airfield from this coastal hill station.
By Rail: Khed Railway Station located at the distance of 29 kilometers from Dapoli is the nearest railhead that can be availed for reaching Dapoli via train. Khed is a stoppage on the Konkan Railway Line and provides connectivity with several major cities including Mumbai, Panvel, Pune, Ratnagiri, Chiplun, Sawantwadi, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Veraval, Goa, Udupi, Mangalore, Ernakulam, Trivandrum, etc through a number of regular trains. Some of the most noteworthy trains that stop at Khed are; Dadar Sawantwadi Spl, Ernakulam Ltt Spl, Ltt Kochuveli Spl, Ahmedabad Madgaon Spl, Mandovi Exp, Matsyagandha Exp, Veraval Exp, Ratnagiri Pass etc. To reach Khed from Dapoli and vice versa one can use the easily available local transports such as auto rickshaw, shuttle, and local buses and so on.
By Road: Reaching Dapoli by road is the most convenient and the best mode of commuting to this Konkani hill resort. The Mumbai Goa National Highway No 17 and NH 66 connect Dapoli with Mumbai while SH 70, 96 and 102 link Dapoli with Pune. Dapoli is located about 220 km from Mumbai and 185 km from Pune. MSRTC (Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation) buses daily ply to Dapoli from chief destinations in western Maharashtra and Konkan such as Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur, etc. One can also use the private luxury buses operated from Mumbai and Pune or rent a cab.