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Ranchi is the capital of the Indian state of Jharkhand. Ranchi has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi's flagship Smart Cities Mission. IIIT Ranchi is located in ARTTC BSNL Campus, Getlatu ( near Jumar River Bridge ).


To reach IIIT Ranchi located at ARTTC BSNL Campus, Getlatu, the nearest airport is Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi. This airport is well-connected to major cities across India, including Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, and Chennai, with several airlines operating regular flights. The airport offers modern amenities such as dining options, lounges, and car rental services. Once you land at the airport, you can easily find taxis and ride-sharing services just outside the terminal. The campus is approximately 20 kilometers from the airport, and the journey typically takes around 40 minutes by car, depending on traffic conditions. It is advisable to pre-book a taxi or use ride-sharing apps for a hassle-free experience.


If you prefer traveling by train, Ranchi Junction is the nearest railway station. As a major rail hub in the region, Ranchi Junction connects the city to various parts of India with frequent and well-timed trains. The station is well-equipped with facilities such as waiting rooms, food stalls, and booking counters. You can find direct trains to and from cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Patna, Bhubaneswar, and Jamshedpur. The campus is about 25 kilometers from the railway station. Upon arrival, you can access taxis and auto-rickshaws readily available outside the station to reach the campus. The drive usually takes around 45 minutes. For convenience, you can also use ride-sharing apps available in the city.For those opting for road travel, Ranchi is well-connected by an extensive network of state and national highways, making it accessible by bus and car.


The state bus depot, Khadgarha Bus Stand, is centrally located in the heart of the city and provides regular bus services from nearby cities and towns, ensuring a smooth journey to Ranchi. Buses from cities like Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Hazaribagh, and Patna, Varanasi run frequently to Ranchi. The campus is around 20 kilometers from the bus depot. You can hire a taxi or take local buses to reach the campus. The travel time is typically around 40 minutes. It is recommended to check the bus schedules in advance and ensure you have the necessary contact information for local taxi services for a seamless trip.