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How to Reach Dhamma Pushkar?​

Dhamma Pushkar is located in Village Rewat (Kadel) near Pushkar in District Ajmer, Rajasthan. It is situated about 10 kms from Pushkar, 25 kms from Ajmer and about 150 kms from Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan.

Address:
Dhamma Pushkar, Vipassana Meditation Centre,
Village Rewat (Kadel) – 305031, Distt. Ajmer (Rajasthan) INDIA

By Air

The nearest International airport is situated at Jaipur (see Jaipur Airport).

The nearest Domestic airport is situated at Kishangarh (see Kishangarh Airport).

From Jaipur Airport, you may:

  • take a Taxi (which will take about three hours to reach the Pushkar Centre (approximately Rs. 2,500/- for a taxi : updated Mar 1, 2021).
  • take a Bus (after reaching the Sindhi Camp Jaipur Bus Stand, about 15 kms from the Airport) There is only one bus designated directly for Kadel town (departure time 12:30 PM) from the Sindhi Camp Jaipur Bus Stand. This will reach the Pushkar Vipassana Centre at about 5:50 pm (please request the conductor to stop at the Vipassana Centre).
  • If you cannot take this direct bus, then there are many buses (including Deluxe, AC, VOLVO buses) to Ajmer from the Sindhi Camp Bus Stand which can be alternatively taken. It takes about 2½ Hours to reach Ajmer. From Ajmer, see Bus Schedule for reaching the Pushkar Centre.(Note: Booking of VOLVO AC services from Jaipur to Ajmer is possible over the phone 24 hours in advance by calling 91-141-2205790. The Jaipur Roadways Inquiry Telephone No. is 91-141-5116032. The Ajmer Roadways Inquiry Telephone No. is 91-145-2429398 and 91-145-2431615)
  • take a Train to Ajmer (after reaching the Jaipur Railway Station, about 13 kms from the Airport). For list of trains to Ajmer, visit www.indianrail.gov.in
  • From Ajmer Railway Station, you may reach the Pushkar Centre by taxi (costing Rs.700; for directions, refer ‘by Road’) or by Bus (refer ‘Bus Schedule’)
  • (Note: The Railway Inquiry Tel. No is 131)

 

From Kishangarh Airport, you may:

  • take a Taxi (which will take about 75minutes to reach the Pushkar Centre (approximately Rs. 1,300/- for a taxi : updated Mar 1, 2021).
  • Kishangarh Airport will link Ajmer & Pushkar with important cities of India. For now, services connecting Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Indore and Surat are available.

Kishangarh Airport – has lately begun flight services connecting Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Surat and Indore with Ajmer & Pushkar.

By Road (from Ajmer)

Reach Pushkar (15 kms from Ajmer). From Pushkar, take the Merta Road. 6 kms down the road, there will come Tilora Village. Just after this village, take the right turn for Kadel & Bassi towns (there is a small board of Centre appearing on this way). The Vipassana Centre is approximately 3.7 kms down this road on the left hand side, after a village called Dungaria Khurd and before a village called Rewat (technically, the Centre lies in Rewat Village). So, in all, the Centre is about 10 kms from Pushkar.

Roadways Bus Schedule (from Ajmer)

(as of January ’09, kindly check finally before making travel plans)

Departure from AjmerArrival at Vipassana CentreDep. from Vipassana Centre to Ajmer
08:00 am09:15 am06:30 am
11:00 am12:05 pm07:30 am
12:30 am01:30 pm08:00 am
02:45 pm04:00 pm08:30 am
03:45 pm05:10 pm10:15 am
05:00 pm05:50 pm01:10 pm
05:45 pm07:00 pm02:05 pm
06:45 pm08:00 pm05:15 pm

IMPORTANT :

Having reached Ajmer Railway Station or Ajmer Bus Stand, you can also go to Lodha Dharmshala (on Prithviraj Marg, less than a km from the Railway Station / 2 kms from the Bus Stand, Tel. No. 0145-2429916). You can take some rest here and then at 01:30 p.m. we shall arrange a vehicle to drop you directly to the Centre at a cost of Rs 200/- per passenger. But for this vehicle arrangement, kindly specifically inform on Mobile No. +91-9358898062 at least 2 days in advance.

Any meditator requiring a taxi at the end of the course from the Centre may contact the Manager for assistance in this regard.

We hope you have a comfortable journey to the Centre. In case you still have any query, you may contact following Mobile Nos. +91-9829071778 or +91-9829028275

Jaipur Airport

The Jaipur Airport is located near Sanganer, a satellite town, at a distance of 13 kms from the city of Jaipur. Domestic airlines link Jaipur with all the major cities of India, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa, Ahmedabad, Indore, Surat, Raipur, Lucknow, Gorakhpur and Udaipur and Jodhpur as well.

The Jaipur Airport has been granted the status of an International Airport (since 2005) and there are flights to foreign cities like Kuwait, Sharjah, Bahrain, Muscat, Peshawar, Kathmandu, Bangkok, and Dubai.

Location13 kms from Jaipur, at Sanganer
Airport CodeJAI
TypeDomestic / International
Telephone2704081 (City Office), 2723655 (Airport)

The international airlines that offer air services to Jaipur are Air Arabia and Oman Air. All the air lines provide class services and assure a comfortable journey to their passengers.

Jet Airways, Air India, Indigo Airlines, Air Deccan, Indian Airlines, Air Sahara, Spice Jet, Kingfisher Airlines, and Go Air offer domestic services.

Here is a list of airlines that run to and from Jaipur covering the following destinations and their Jaipur Contact Nos:

Airport AuthorityCity Office Ph. 2704081, Sanganer. 2723655
Spice JetAhmedabad, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai. Ph. 5119882
Jet AirwaysDelhi, Mumbai, Udaipur. Ph. 5112222/23/24, 2551354, 2367408
Jet LitePh. 5111821/22
Indian AirlinesAhmedabad, Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai. Ph. 2743500, 2721333
Kingfisher AirlinesBangalore, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Mumbai. Ph. 2723485, 2720975, 4030372/73
Indigo AirlinesDelhi, Kolkata, Mumbai. Ph. 5119993
GoAirDelhi, Mumbai. Ph. 6500801
Air DeccanBangalore, Mumbai. Ph. 5127444
Air FrancePh. 2377051, 2370509
AlitaliaPh. 5115438/39/40
American AirlinesPh. 2375430
Austrian AirlinesPh. 2377695
British AirwaysPh. 2370374
KLM North WestPPh. 2367772
New ZealandPh. 2370062, 2360532
Pakistan International AirlinesPh. 2361460
Royal JordanPh. 2375430
Royal Nepal AirlinesPh. 2376485, 5113844
Sahara AirlinesPh. 2377637
South African AirwaysPh. 2360532
Syrian Arab Airlines2360532
Thai Airways International5519428/29
United AirlinesPh. 2360532, 2370062
Virgin AirlinesPh. 2360532
Sri Lankan AirlinesPh. 2372997