Manipur Travel Info

HOW TO GET THERE?

 

BY FLIGHT
There are regular flights from other major cities of the country to Imphal. Imphal is the second largest airport in the region. Imphal is connected to KOLKATA , NEW DELHI , GUWAHATI, AIZAWL , & SILCHAR by Air India, Jet Airways, Indigo and Air Asia.

 

BY TRAIN

NH-29 links Imphal with railhead at Dimapur in Nagaland 215 km to the north. NH 53 links Imphal with railhead at Jiribam 225 Km in the south-west. The railway route from Silchar to Imphal via Jiribam is yet to be completed.

 

BY BUS
From Guwahati daily on the NH 39 via Dimapur and Kohima many private buses available.
From Dimapur daily on the NH 39 via Kohima Manipur many private buses available.
From Silchar daily on the NH 53 via Jiribam many private buses available.

 

Average Temperature:
It has a humid subtropical climate (Köppen Cwa) with mild, dry winters and a hot monsoon season. July temperatures average about 29 °C (84 °F); January is the coldest month, with average lows near 4 °C (39 °F). The city receives about 1,320 mm (52 in) of rain, with June the wettest month. The highest recorded temperature was 35.6 °C (96.1 °F), most recently on 22 May 2009, and the lowest average temperature was −2.7 °C (27.1 °F) on 10 January 1970.
d at Jiribam 225 Km in the south-west. Railways will reach Imphal by 2016.