- Dos & Don'ts
- Important Facts
- Must Know
- Things To Do
- Tourist Offices
Agra is also known by the name of Taj City. The city with its rich resources sets up tourist priority. The city has a great inflow of tourists and from all over the world. The city of Agra is well connected to the rest of India. Transport in Agra is via air, roads and the rails that run through the city.
The domestic airport of Agra is located some 11 kms from the centre of the city. Connecting flights provide for the easy access of tourists from different parts of the country. Domestic flights from Varanasi, Delhi and Khajuraho connects Agra with the rest of the country.
Agra city has its railway station grounded at Agra Cantonment. Taj Express is a special train that runs from Delhi to Agra. Other trains include Shatabdi Express and the Intercity Express. The rails connect Agra with the major cities like Delhi, Gwalior, Bhopal, etc.
There is a regular bus service from the adjoining cities of Agra. Buses from cities like Delhi, Mathura, Gwalior, etc. provide the means of transportation from and in to the city. Taxis also provide transport facilities and very much from the same destinations as buses.
For commutation there are auto rickshaws, rickshaws and taxis.