There are 4 ways to get from Delhi to Thar Desert by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Jaisalmer (JSA) DEL - JSA

$54 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Delhi to Bikaner
  2. Take the bus from Bikaner to Jaisalmer 15

$17 - $27

2 alternative options

Train  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Delhi (DLI) to Jaisalmer (JSM) Dli - Jsm Exp / ...

$20 - $28

Drive  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Delhi to Thar Desert 470 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Delhi to Thar Desert is to bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,000 and takes 16 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Delhi to Thar Desert is to fly which costs ₹3,700 - ₹18,000 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Delhi and Thar Desert is 640 km. The road distance is 751.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Delhi to Thar Desert, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Thar Desert is Jaisalmer (JSA) Airport which is 17.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Jodhpur (JDH) (218.6 km).

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Map of how to get from Delhi to Thar Desert.
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  • Distance: 400 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Delhi, India and Thar Desert, Rajasthan, India?

Spicejet flies from Delhi to Thar Desert once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Delhi to Thar Desert via Bikaner, Bikaner, and Jaisalmer in around 16 h 7 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Bikaner to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in

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