How To Reach Nasik
By Air: : Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport of Mumbai located about 170 kilometers from here is the nearest airbase from Nasik. Being the second busiest airport in South Asia, and the largest and most important airport of the country, Mumbai Airport 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 Nasik from Mumbai one can either rent a cab that would charge around 2000 INR or use the easily available state transport bus service or local and through trains.
By Rail: Nasik Road Railway Station located approximately 10 kilometers from the city provides connectivity with Nasik via rail route. This railway station falling on the Central Line is linked with Mumbai and Pune via direct trains and with a number of other cities of the state and country with regular direct or connecting trains. The well built, well managed and maintained railway station of Nasik Road caters the services to thousands of Nasikkaras who daily travel between Nasik and Mumbai. Some of the chief trains that stop at Nasik Road Railway Station include Devagiri Exp, Howrah Mail, Punjab Mail, Tapovan Exp, Panchvati Exp, Godavari Exp, Pune Manmad Exp, Lashkar Exp, Tulsi Exp, Amravati Cstm E, Janshatabdi Exp, Bareilly Ltt Express, Dadar Nanded Spl, Mangala Ldweep Exp, Vidarbha Exp, Sewagram Exp, Mahanagari Exp, and many more. The major destinations accessible from Nasik via train are Mumbai, Pune, Manmad, Nagpur, Amravati, Agra, Amritsar, Hyderabad, Ernakulam, Ferozpur, Gorakhpur, Delhi, Howrah, Lucknow, Ranchi, Varanasi, and many others. To reach Mumbai from Nasik via train you can also reach Kasara by bus or taxi and then board the Mumbai local train.
Nasik is connected with Mumbai via Nasik Mumbai Highway and also with Gujarat via State Highway 17 and 23. Nasik is located about 180 kilometers from Mumbai and frequent buses are available from Nasik to various destinations of Mumbai such as Thane, Dadar and Borivali. Reaching Mumbai from Nasik via road takes about 4 to 5 hours. Apart from the state transport buses, Nasik is well connected with rest of the state by various private AC and non AC buses. Apart from Mumbai, major cities of the country linked with Nasik via direct bus service are Pune, Shirdi, Ahmedabad, Baroda, Valsad, Vapi, Bhopal, Indore, and many others. The central bus stand of Nasik is located near Shalimar Chowk. The city has two other bus stations Thakkarbajar and Mahamarg.