Discover boutique hotels in Bikaner, India
When to go
From April onwards temperatures soar to a scorching 45 degrees, so unless you like things (seriously) hot, visit between October and March when they dip to a bearable 27 degrees. Avoid the monsoon downpours in July and August.
PlanesJodhpur Airport is the closest major airport to Bikaner; a five-hour drive away. There are regular connecting flights from across Europe and the US; first fly to Mumbai or Delhi then catch a connecting flight to Jodhpur. Call our Smith24 team of travel experts to find out the best route for you and book your flights.
TrainsBikaner Junction is the main train station in the city. Trains run across the country; Jodhpur and Jaisalmer are both around five-and-a-half hours away and Jaipur is a six-and-a-half-hour journey.
AutomobilesThe city’s streets are lined with colourful tuk tuks so you won’t need a car in Bikaner; we recommend you don’t drive in India unless you’ve done so before – many times. Our Smith24 team can also arrange personal drivers for longer journeys.