Are you going to Anand and want to know the cheapest and economical way to reach there from Vadodara or Ahmadabad? Do you know that you can reach Anand from Vadodara Airport or Railway station by paying less than Rupees Hundred? Here is the tip for you to save over Rs 1000.
After you reach Vadodara Airport or Railway Station you will be surrounded by lot of Taxi operators and would be surprised to know the taxi fare from Vadodara to Anand. it is anywhere between Rs 1000 to 2000. The distance between Vadodara and Anand is about 45 kms. So for a budget traveler this much amount is too much. Local transport is not available from Vadodara Airport to Anand or even to the main city.
What you can do is hire a shared auto from Vadodara Airport to Vadodara Bus Stand. It will cost you around Rs 50. From Vadodara Bus Stand number of Gujarat State Roadways buses including AC buses are available to various places like Anand, Surat, Ahmadabad etc. the bus fare from Vadodara to Anand is less than Rs 50 and it takes around one hour to reach Anand.
Similarly if you are in Vadodara Railway Station look for the next train to Anand and if not available go straight to the ISBT and take a bus from there.
Buses are also available from Ahmadabad to Vadodara and Anand. If you are traveling from Ahmadabad Airport or Railway station to Anand or Vadodara you can always go to the ISBT and from there take the Gujarat State Roadways buses which are well maintained and offer on time service to the travelers.