There are 8 ways to get from Kota to Jaisalmer by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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

Bus, train  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Ranikhet Exp / ...

$15 - $30

7 alternative options

Train via Jodhpur Junction (JU)  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Ranthambore Exp
  2. Ranikhet Exp / ...

$17 - $40

Train  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Bct Jp Sf Exp / ...
  2. Dli Jsm Exp / ...

$17 - $39

Bus  •  20 h 54 min

  1. 76

$21 - $32

Taxi  •  9 h 33 min

  1. 401.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. 401.9 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Jaipur, fly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. JAI - JSA

$55 - $245

Train to Delhi, fly  •  8 h 45 min

  1. DEL - JSA

$63 - $276

What companies run services between Kota, India and Jaisalmer, India?

You can take a train from Kota to Jaisalmer via Dakaniya Talav (DKNT) and Jodhpur Junction (JU) in around 16 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kota to Jaisalmer via Udaipur and Ahmedabad in around 20 h 54 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Jaipur to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Delhi to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Jodhpur Junction (JU) to Jaisalmer (JSM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dakaniya Talav (DKNT) to Jodhpur Junction (JU)
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kota Junction (KOTA) to Jaipur (JP)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jaipur (JP) to Jaisalmer (JSM)
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kota Junction (KOTA) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kota to Jodhpur
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Udaipur to Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ahmedabad to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
RSRTC
Bus from Kota to Udaipur
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kota to Jaisalmer
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kota and Jaisalmer is 529 km. The road distance is 643 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kota to Jaisalmer is to bus and train which costs ₹950 - ₹2,100 and takes 15 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Kota to Jaisalmer is to train and fly which takes 6 h 46 min and costs ₹3,700 - ₹17,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Kota to Jaisalmer. However, there are services departing from Kota and arriving at Jaisalmer via Udaipur and Ahmedabad. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 15 h 45 min to get from Kota to Jaisalmer, including transfers.