Reaching NIT Silchar
National Institute of Technology, Silchar is located just on the outskirts of the city of Silchar and is well connected to other parts of the country by a good network of road, rail or air. The distance of Silchar from the economic hub of the state, Guwahati is only 326 km. The major ways by which people can safely and conveniently commute to this major area is given below:
- NIT Silchar
- Pin code-788010, Silchar
There are daily direct flights to Silchar from cities like Kolkata, Guwahati and Imphal. Air India and Jet Airways operate flights from Kolkata to Silchar/Guwahati. From airport, the Institute campus is approximately 35 Kms. Hired private taxi service is available from the airport. Full taxi hire charge to NIT campus is approximately Rs. 700 to Rs. 750.
Silchar has a direct rail link with Lumding/Guwahati. Many daily train services run between Silchar and Lumding. The campus is around 10 KMs from the Silchar railway station. Preferred mode of transportation to NIT campus is auto-rickshaw (fare approx. Rs. 200).
Silchar is well connected with various cities through road. A 326 km long National Highway directly connects Silchar with Guwahati. A large number of day/night bus ply between Guwahati and Silchar in the morning and evening everyday. After you arrive at ISBT-Silchar, you could take an auto-rickshaw for NIT Campus (fare approx. Rs. 200-250).