There are 5 ways to get from Jaipur to Thar Desert by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Jaipur (JAI) to Jaisalmer (JSA) JAI - JSA

$51 - $229

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Jaipur to Bikaner 11
  2. Take the bus from Bikaner to Jaisalmer 15

$15 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Jaipur (JP) to Jaisalmer (JSM) Dli Jsm Exp / ...

$15 - $25

Taxi  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jaipur to Thar Desert 344.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Jaipur to Thar Desert 344.8 miles

$55 - $85

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

Spicejet flies from Jaipur to Thar Desert once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jaipur to Thar Desert via Bikaner, Bikaner, and Jaisalmer in around 11 h 7 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Jaipur to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Jaipur to Bikaner
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Bus from Bikaner to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Jaipur to Thar Desert
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 141 44 22 44 2
Website
merucabs.com
D Cabs
Phone
+91 141 33 34 00 0
Website
driverscab.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Jaipur and Thar Desert is 474 km. The road distance is 552 km.

The cheapest way to get from Jaipur to Thar Desert is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,800 and takes 11 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Jaipur to Thar Desert is to fly which takes 2 h 1 min and costs ₹3,500 - ₹16,000.

It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Jaipur to Thar Desert, including transfers.