AURANGABAD:Accessible by air, rail and road, Aurangabad is a convenient base for
visiting Ajanta, Ellora and nearby places. By air it is directly linked to Delhi &
Mumbai. By rail directly linked to Mumbai and Pune. Jalgaon, a railhead on Central
Railways, is 59 Kms from Ajanta. By road, via Nasik-Manmad, Mumbai-Aurangabad distance is
388 Kms., while via Pune it it 400 Kms. The Delhi-Aurangabad distance by road via
historical cities such as Mathura, Agra, Gwalior, and Indore the Ajanta Caves are 1323
Kms. By rail you can reach Jalgaon or Purna in Nanded district and from there reach
Aurangabad by road.
TRANSPORT: State transport buses run from Mumbai, Pune, Ahmednagar,
Jalgaon, Shirdi, Nasik, Dhule, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Indore and Bijapur to Aurangabad and
from Jalgaon to Ajanta. Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation operates conducted
tours from Mumbai to Aurangabad. For local Transportation taxis, autorickshaws, tongas and
buses can be hired.