Transport in Wadhwan


Buses to and from Wadhwan


Although Wadhwan does not have any direct air link, if you want to fly down to the city you have three options. Nearest airports are located at Ahmadabad, Rajkot and Bhavnagar. While Ahmadabad is located at a distance of 125 Km from Wadhwan Rajkot is 126 Km away.  In fact, Wadhwan is located midway between Ahmadabad and Rajkot; therefore you can choose any of them. Bhavnagar, on the other hand, is located at a distance of 152 Km from Wadhwan and therefore few will try that route. Nonetheless, you can easily reach the city through a network of roads from any of these cities.
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State Highway that runs through Wadhwan

State Highway 20 runs through the middle of the city.  The highway starts from Dharangadhra and ends at Dhandhuka crossing Wadhwan, Surendranagar and Limbdi on the way.  Another State Highway to connect Wadhwan with other parts of Gujarat is GJ SH 17. It starts at Ahmadabad and ends at Chotila crossing Wadhwan on its way.  These roads are further connected to other highways thus forming a network of roads. Therefore, wherever you are, you are sure to reach Wadhwan without any trouble.

Intra-city transport in Wadhwan

Apart from the above mentioned roads, the city is interlinked through a network of roads. However, to travel from one part to another, passengers have to depend mainly on unmetered auto rickshaws.

Bus services through Wadhwan

Wadhwan State Bus Station is located at Naya Darwaja area on Gujarat State Highway 20.  A number of buses leave from this location for different cities such as Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Vadora etc.  Many of these buses belong to the Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation. One can also avail taxi services to travel to and from Wadhwan. 

Commercial transport companies in Wadhwan

Following are two of the commercial transport companies in Wadhwan:

Jaipur Golden Transport
3, Nirmala Chambers
GIDC, Wadhwan
Phone No: 2752-241-785

Transport Corporation of India Ltd
5, Nirmala Chambers
GIDC, Wadhwan
Phone No: 2752-240-441

Railways at Wadhwan

Neighboring Surendranagar is the major railhead for Wadhwan.  However, Wadhwan too has a separate railway station. It is known as the Wadhwan City railway station and its code name is WC. The station is located at Dajipura area in the south-western part of the town. However, only a limited number of trains stop at this station.

Trains that stops at Wadhwan City Station

Following is a list of trains that stops at Wadhwan city station:

Number of the train: 19026

Name of the train:  Surat Express
From Mahuva Junction to Surat
Arrives at Wadhwan: 00:07 hrs
Leaves Wadhwan: 00: 09 hrs
Operating days: Tuesday

Number of the train: 59230

Name of the train: Bhavnagar Surat Link Express
From Bhavnagar Terminus to Surat
Arrives at Wadhwan: 00:07 hrs
Leaves Wadhwan: 00:09 hrs
Operating days: Tues day

Number of the train: 59207
Name of the train: Bhavnagar Okha Passenger
From Bhavnagar to Okha
Arrives at Wadhwan: 00: 52 hrs
Leaves Wadhwan: 00: 54 hrs
Operating days: Seven days a week

Number of the train: 59208
Name of the train: Bhavnagar Passenger
From Okha to Bhavnagar
Arrives at Wadhwan: 02:12 hrs
Leaves Wadhwan: 02: 14 hrs
Operating days: 7 days a week

Number of the train: 19025
Name of the train: Mahuva Express
From Surat to Mahuva Junct
Arrives at Wadhwan: 12:01 hrs
Leaves Wadhwan: 12:03 hrs
Operating days: Wednesday

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