(Last Updated on : 09-01-2009)
Transportation of Hazaribagh, constituting rail, bus services and flights, has made this town to stay connected with other places of the country as well. Airport at Ranchi lies in the vicinity. Regular flights go to places like Calcutta, Patna, Lucknow and Delhi.
Rail service also has contributed in making the system of transportation of Hazaribagh so excellent. The closest railway station is Koderma, which lies almost 59 kms away. Taking a different route, one can reach the National Park. He has to go to Hazaribagh Road railway station. It is on Howarh-Delhi Grand Chord line, lying almost 67 kms from Hazaribagh.
By roadways, Hazaribagh town also has established link with Ranchi, which lies 91 kms away. Dhanbad is situated at 128 kms. Gaya lies 130 kms away. Other places like Patna , Daltonganj lie 235 kms and 198 kms respectively. One can also go to Calcutta through Asansol-Govindapur-Barhi. Calcutta is situated 434 kms away from the place. The Hazaribagh National Park stretched upto 19 kms from the town of Hazaribagh.
One can also avail bus services on regular basis. These buses ply to places like Koderma, Hazaribagh Road railway station, Patna, Gaya, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Dalotongunj etc. To meet the demands of the local populace the transportation of Hazaribagh is supplemented with the services of small vehicles. For example from the town one can obtain auto rickshaws, taxis without meters, cycle rickshaws, cabs to go to the park.