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Travelling in Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatam is well connected with almost all modes of transport - may it by roadways, railroad, airways or sea routes. This means that no matter in which part of the world you are located, you can always use the standard travelling modes to reach Visakhapatnam.

City travel is easy too, thanks to the Public Bus Transport network run by the state-owned APSRTC and the taxi/cab services run by local private operators.

Please click on a link below to access information on the respective mode of transportation

Road Transportation in Visakhapatnam
Includes Bus Enquiry Telephone Numbers and Route information of City Busses, Inter-city and Inter-state bus services

Taxi Services
Taxi services can be hired if you wish to go on a short trip outside the city

Railway Information
Information on Railway Enquiry Numbers, Train Timings & Stoppage Information and PRN check

Air Travel
Information on Indira Gandhi Airport and Air Schedules of major airliners

Tips for outsiders and first-time visitors

  • If you are a first timer and staying in a hotel, better get your cab booked by the Hotel Travel Desk.
  • If you are holidaying or paid a casual visit and staying with a friend / relative, better take his/her bike/car to see the city.


Visakhapatnam is well connected with the neighbouring towns and cities via road. On average, about three lakh people visit the city via all the three modes of transportation - Trains, APSRTC buses and flights / private vehicles. During the festive season, the number of people who travel in and out of Visakhapatnam would reach four and a half lakhs.