Travel and Accommodation

By Train

Tata Nagar Railway Junction is connected to Ranchi (Travel Time - ~ 3 hrs) and Kolkata (Travel time - ~ 5 hrs). There are direct trains from all the major cities of India.

By Bus

Regular bus services are available to Jamshedpur from Ranchi (~110 km), Patna (~250 km) and Kolkata (~270 km).

By Car

Jamshedpur is connected by road with most of the major cities in India. Ranchi is ~110 km from Jamshedpur. Travel time from Ranchi to Jamshedpur is estimated to be about 3 hrs via NH43. Travel time from Kolkata to Jamshedpur, 285 kms, is estimated to be about 5 hrs 45 mins via NH16 and NH18.

By Air

The nearest airport to Jamshedpur is Birsa Munda International Airport, located in Ranchi. However, one can also travel via Kolkata from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport. Travel from both the airports can be resumed via cab/bus/train as mentioned above to reach Jamshedpur.

Places to visit

Bhubaneshwari Temple.

Located in Telco, atop a small hill. Offers a panoramic view of the city, and the scenic surroundings (breath-taking view of a meandering river.) The temple premises add a serene and spiritual touch to the surroundings.

Dimna Lake

Located approximately 13 km from the centre of the township. It is a manmade lake built by Tata Steel for water supply to the town. It has wonderful scenario near the Dalma hills. This lake is surrounded by lush green forest and mountains in all four directions and is a perfect for a scenic getaway.

Jubilee Park

This park was a gift by Tata Steel to the citizens of Jamshedpur on its 50th anniversary. This 200-acre park, with a rose garden and a lake, now has a zoo and an amusement park. A favourite with joggers, cyclists and anglers. The Laser show and the musical fountains (introduced in 2000) is an excellent centre of attraction for the visitors

Russi Mody Centre of Excellence

A unique structure, just outside the Jubilee Park, designed by the famous architect, Hafeez Contractor, is home to the many professional associations of Jamshedpur. It also houses the Tata Steel Archives, where one can see documents relating to the history of the Steel Company and the city.

Sir Dorabji Tata Park

This park is near Keenan Stadium, a beautiful Outdoor area with trees, a rose garden & paved walkways and fountains for a good evening stroll.

Tata Zoological Park

(Tata Steel Zoological Park). Located in Sakchi, one of the favourite tourism places in Jamshedpur