Reach Manipur

Manipur can be reached through Airways, Railways & Roadways.

By Road:

Private owned and managed deluxe coaches run daily from Imphal to Guwahati and Dimapur and back thus facilitating along the 3 National Highway viz.,

1. NH - 39 Via Nagaland
2. NH - 53 via Silchar
3. NH - 150 via Mizoram

Criss-crossing the state and connecting all the districts.

The Sourashtra - Silchar Super Highway Project is being extended to Moreh, the border town Manipur has with Myanmar. With the proposed Moreh to Mae Sot ( Thailand) highway coming up, Manipur is poised to become the Gateway to the South-East Asia.


NH-39 links Imphal with railhead at Dimapur in Nagaland 215 km to the north. NH 53 links Imphal with railhead at Jiribam 225 Km in the south-west. Railways will reach Imphal by 2018. It is updated that works are being done on war footing to complete Jiribam-Tupul section of Jiribam-Tupul railway project by 2018. The longest railway tunnel in India will come up on the Jiribam–Tupul–Imphal new broad gauge railway line.

In two historic moves by Indian Railways, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu laid the foundation stone of the proposed Imphal railway station on 30th July, 2016, and also announced the commencement of work for the longest rail tunnel in India. The proposed Imphal railway station is located about 13 km from the centre of Imphal, in Yurembam village. Its distance from the airport is 1.5 km. The station will also boast of a maintenance shed and will serve as the termination point for all trains. It will have three passenger platforms.

By Air:

Imphal is the second largest airport in the region. Imphal is connected to Kolkata, New Delhi, Guwahati, Aizwal, Dimapur & Silchar by Air India, Jet Airways, Indigo, Kingfisher & NE Shuttles.

  • Imphal - New Delhi (Daily)
  • Imphal - Kolkata (Daily)
  • Imphal - Guwahati (Daily)
  • Imphal - Aizawl (4 times a week)
  • Imphal - Silchar (4 times a week)
  • Imphal - Dimapur (4 times a week)
  • Imphal - Agartala (4 times a week)

Internal Travels

Internal travels are facilitated with numerous Taxis & Buses. Frequent buses connect Imphal city with all the districts. Auto-rickshaws, Rickshaws pullers are one of the best options for shopping & seeing the places in and around the Imphal city.