How to reach Kathgodam?
For Roopkund Trek you start the drive from Kathgodam to basecamp Debal and here the best ways one can reach Kathgodam.
Best way to reach Kathgodam is by train or by road. The closest international airport is located in Delhi – the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI), 300 kms away. Delhi, being the capital city of India, is further quite well connected to all the key destinations in the country.
REACHING BY BUS
By road route as well, Kathgodam remains well connected with all the key destinations in Uttarakhand and outside. There are regular public and private bus services available to and from Kathgodam to other important destinations.
If you are travelling from Delhi, you can take the following coaches to reach Kathgodam.
A/C coaches (Fair- Rs 500-600 approx)
Non A/C coaches (Fair – Rs 450 approx)
A/C Volvo semi sleeper coaches (Fair – Rs 750 approx)
REACHING BY TRAIN
Kathgodam in Uttarakhand is also easily accessible through rail there are several trains from Delhi to Kathgodam
Kathgodam Shatabdi Express Train No. 12040
Uttarakhand Sampark Kranti Express Train No. 15035
Ranikhet Express Train No. 15013
Best is Ranikhet express it starts from Jodhpur in Rajasthan and reaches Delhi around 22:35 and takes around 6 hours to reach Kathgodam early in the morning.
There are many other trains from different towns and cities.For more details you can refer to indianrailinfo .