INDIA / MAHARASHTRA

Dhule

Travel Info



Getting there

air

Air
Dhule Airport (ICAO: VA53) is located at Gondur in outskirts of Dhule City. It is suitable for smaller planes due to its relatively short runway length of 1400 meters and is being used by the Bombay Flying Club for training activities.
Nearby international airports are at Aurangabad (148 km), Pune (340 km), and Mumbai (350 km).

transport
Buses
Dhule- Central Bus Stand
Dhule is one of the few cities in the Maharashtra State which is located on the junction of three National Highways viz. NH-3, NH-6, and NH-211. Through the Asian Highway project, portions of NH3 and NH6 passing through Dhule have been converted into numbered Asian Highways AH47 & AH46 respectively.
There are many convenient ways to reach Dhule by road. It is approximately 160 km from Nashik, 125 km from Shirdi, 146 km from Aurangabad, 261 km from Indore, 322 km from Pune and 324 km from Mumbai and 503 km from Bhopal. It is well connected with all major cities of the state and country like Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nashik, Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Amravati, Solapur, Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Indore, Belgaum, Mount Abu, etc. by Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) from Central Bus Stand of Dhule.

Taking into account the increased load on Central Bus Stand and traffic congestion within city, one more bus stand has been built in Deopur area, which has become fully operational from March 23, 2015. From this newly constructed Deopur Bus Stand, nearly on 118 routes buses are running on daily basis.

Connectivity between Central Bus Stand and Deopur Bus Stand: Deopur Bus Stand
Central Bus Stand is connected to Deopur Bus Stand by four 25 seater mini-buses called as "Yashwanti" by MSRTC. These buses runs from Central Bus Stand to Nagav and from Deopur Bus Stand to Laling.



railhead
Rail
Dhule Railway Station is connected to nearest Chalisgaon Junction Railway Station under Central Railways. A Dhule - Chalisgaon Passenger Train runs between the two stations four times a day. The train also carries reserved coaches for Mumbai, which are connected to another train from Chalisgaon onwards.
Chalisgaon is well connected by rail network to many major cities like Mumbai, Nashik, Pune, Nagpur, Manmad, Bhusawal, etc.
Station code of Dhule is DHI and of Chalisgaon is CSN.


Local transport