Ajmer to Jaipur by Road – Distance, Time and Useful Travel Information

The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is a fine blend of royalty, old-world charm, and modern lifestyle. Also called the Pink City, its charming landscape is dominated by red sandstone and marble structures. With its artistic heritage and rich history, Jaipur has become one of the most popular tourist cities in Rajasthan.

Table of Contents

  1. Why travel from Ajmer to Jaipur??
  2. Traveling from Ajmer to Jaipur by car
  3. Best Time To Visit
  4. How to Reach Jaipur By Train
  5. How to Reach Jaipur By Flight
  6. Places to eat along this route
  7. Other means of traveling
  8. Attractions in Jaipur for Sightseeing
  9. Savaari recommends – Popular places to eat in Jaipur
  10. Hotels and Resorts – Accommodation in Jaipur

Why travel from Ajmer to Jaipur?

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Jaipur is famous for its historical palaces, gardens, forts, museums, courtyard, Rajasthani cuisine, culture and everything royal. Every year, Jaipur sees a footfall of millions of domestic as well as international tourists who come to witness the rich cultural heritage of the city. When you take a road trip from Ajmer to Jaipur, you can enhance your experience by enjoying everything that lies on the way. With a Savaari, you can turn your drive into a fun-filled journey and also customize the trip to your liking, travel time, and budget.

Traveling from Ajmer to Jaipur by Car

Road trips are one of the perfect ways of traveling from one city to another. Ajmer to Jaipur distance is between 135 and 155 kilometers. The travel time can vary anywhere between 2.5-3 hours. 

When you travel from Ajmer to Jaipur by car, you can expect a beautiful drive with well-maintained roads and some amazing places to see along the way. What is a road trip without eating at a local road-side eatery? The route between Ajmer and Jaipur offers many options to satiate your taste buds. With our completely customizable Ajmer to Jaipur trip packages, you can stop at any of these places and do a quick sightseeing. Let us help you discover the best routes to travel from Ajmer to Jaipur by car.

Thus, experience the joy of being on the road by booking a cab from Savaari.

Best Time To Visit

In India, winters are usually the best time to take a trip from Ajmer to Jaipur by road. The month of July will be too hot to visit. Monsoon is also a good time to visit Jaipur but make sure to check the state of the roads before embarking on a road trip.

Peak: Nov-Feb

Optimal: March – April

Avoid: May-August

Popular Routes from Ajmer to Jaipur

If you are planning a road trip from Ajmer to Jaipur, then here are 2 different routes to travel the distance between Ajmer to Jaipur along with some interesting places to see and eateries to enjoy the local cuisines.

Route 1: Ajmer to Jaipur Via NH 448

Ajmer to Jaipur Distance Via NH 448

The Ajmer to Jaipur distance via this route is approximately 139 KM and takes over 2 hours 45 mins to travel. Before you travel, always check for traffic updates and use live maps to get real-time information on Ajmer to Jaipur road conditions.

Ajmer to Jaipur Road Conditions Via NH 448

This is the shortest, fastest, and most recommended route to travel from Ajmer to Jaipur. Most tourists and regular travellers use this route since the Ajmer to Jaipur traffic is also not heavy on this highway. Here’s a basic Ajmer to Jaipur road map for this route:

Ajmer — Kishangarh — Dudu — Theekariya — Jaipur
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Popular Places along the way: 

  1. Kishangarh Fort – While Rajasthan is famous for its palaces, the Kishangarh Fort near the Gundolav Lake is an interesting site to visit. Featuring the remains of what was once an imposing fortress towering high above the lake, this is a place of great historical significance.
  2. Gundolav Lake – Located just off the highway in Kishangarh, near Ajmer, lies the Gundolav Lake. After driving for around 100 km, this can be a great spot to take a break, especially during winters as migratory birds make it their home and you can see spot amazing species. You can also go boating and fishing on the lake.
  3. Pink Pearl – The Fun City – On NH 48, near the Mahapura Mod. Pink Pearl – The Fun City is an amusement and water park. If you are planning a weekend trip with kids, then this can be a good place to stop for a while and relive your childhood days.
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Pink Pearl Fun City

With a Savaari cab, you can also take a slight detour and visit Pushkar before heading to Jaipur.

Places to eat along the way: 

  1. Kanha – Almost halfway between Ajmer and Jaipur, Kanha is a vegetarian restaurant offering South Indian snacks like Idli and Dosa too. A part of the famous Kanha chain of restaurants, this outlet lives up to its reputation. 
  2. Hotel Highway King, Bagru – On the NH48 highway, at a distance of around 30km from Jaipur, you can find Hotel Highway King, Bagru. With safe parking, clean toilets, and quick service at the restaurant, this is a preferred pit-stop of many travelers. 

Route 2: Ajmer to Jaipur Via NH 48 and MDR85

Ajmer to Jaipur Distance Via NH 48 and MDR85

The Ajmer to Jaipur distance via this route is approximately 150 KM and takes over 3 hours 30 mins to travel. Before you travel, always check for traffic updates and use live maps to get real-time information on Ajmer to Jaipur road conditions.

Ajmer to Jaipur Road Conditions Via Jaipur Rd and NH 448

This is the alternative route to travel from Ajmer to Jaipur. But this is a slightly longer road and takes an hour more than the previous one. However, there are more sightseeing options on this route. Here’s a basic Ajmer to Jaipur road map for this route:

Ajmer -> Kishangarh -> Roopangarh -> Sawarda -> Bagru -> Jaipur
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Popular places along the way:

  1. Kishangarh Fort – While Rajasthan is famous for its palaces, the Kishangarh Fort near the Gundolav Lake is an interesting site to visit. Featuring the remains of what was once an imposing fortress towering high above the lake, this is a place of great historical significance.
  2. Gundolav Lake – Located just off the highway in Kishangarh, near Ajmer, lies the Gundolav Lake. After driving for around 100 km, this can be a great spot to take a break, especially during winters as migratory birds make it their home and you can get to see some amazing species. You can also go boating and fishing on the lake.
  3. Roopangarh – A nice place to take a break and experience the authentic Rajasthani countryside. You can visit the Marwa Fort and Roopangarh Fort which have been converted into heritage hotels to marvel at the architecture. 
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Roopangarh

With a Savaari cab, you can also take a slight detour and visit Pushkar before heading to Jaipur.

Places to eat along the way:

  • Marwa Fort – A great place for a pit-stop between Ajmer and Jaipur. With mesmerizing views and delicious food, Marwa Fort is a must-visit. 
  • Kanha – Almost halfway between Ajmer and Jaipur, Kanha is a vegetarian restaurant offering South Indian snacks like Idli and Dosa too. A part of the famous Kanha chain of restaurants, this outlet lives up to expectations.
  • Hotel Highway King, Bagru – On the NH48 highway, at a distance of around 30km from Jaipur, you can find Hotel Highway King, Bagru. With safe parking, clean toilets, and quick service at the restaurant, this is a preferred pit-stop of many travelers. 

Ajmer to Jaipur Best Route

While you can take any of the two routes, we recommend Route 1 Via NH 48. The road conditions are excellent and the time taken is less. However, it is advisable to check live traffic updates before leaving for your trip.

Other means of traveling from Ajmer to Jaipur

How to reach Jaipur by Train

Traveling from Ajmer to Jaipur by train takes about 2 to 4 hours.  There are numerous trains that run between the two cities. Overall, 58 trains run between Ajmer to Jaipur. 

The Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express is the fastest, as it reaches the destination in 1 hour 55 minutes. It runs daily between Ajmer to Jaipur. The Jaipur – Ahmedabad Passenger train is the slowest train for this route reaching the destination in 3 hours 45 minutes.

Should you wish to book your trains tickets, it is advisable to check various online portals and the Indian Railways website for accurate updated information.

How to reach Jaipur by Flight

Traveling from Ajmer to Jaipur by flight takes very long. The nearest airport is Jaipur Airport (JAI), which is about 12 KM from the city center.  However, the fastest flight takes 7.05 hours since it flies from Jaipur to New Delhi and connects to Kishangarh after a 5.05-hour wait.

For more details, check online portals and official websites of airlines for accurate fares and real-time updates. 

Explore Jaipur like a Local: A Handy Guide

The Pink City of Jaipur embodies a classic charm and an air of royalty in its every frame. With a fine blend of history and heritage, the city is like an art on stone and marble, fused with the quirks of modern urban trappings, so the millennial traveller feels right at home. From explorers and travelers to artists and literary minds, Jaipur tourism welcomes all. Here’s a list of all the things you can do in Jaipur:

Attractions for Sightseeing in Jaipur

  • Palaces and Forts: Some of the finest and most renowned places to visit on your Jaipur tour are the Amber Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jaipur Palace, Jantar Mantar, Jal Mahal, and Nahargarh Fort.
  • Albert Hall Museum: The oldest museum of Jaipur, Albert Hall Museum is a fine example of Indo-Saracenic architecture.
  • Choki Dhani Village: A well-known tourist attraction in Jaipur, the Chokhi Dhani resort is a themed village designed to give tourists a full experience of Rajasthani culture. 
  • Patrika Gate: World’s most colourful door, Patrika Gate is a riot of colours stretching up to 9 arches, all painted in pastel colours and decorated with hand painted murals. The structure oozes excellence and royalty and is a shining example of India’s stunning fine art. 
  • Shopping: Go shopping in any of the innumerable bazaars of Jaipur, notably Johari bazaar, Chandpole bazaar and Tripolia bazaar.

Savaari recommends – Popular places to eat in Jaipur

Being a cosmopolitan city and a popular tourist destination, Jaipur’s food culture is a melting pot of various cuisines from home and abroad. Discover the delicious cuisine of Rajasthan from the iconic Dal-Baati-Churma to succulent, falling-off-the-bone, laal maas.

To sample the best of classic and contemporary, Indian and international flavors, explore these places in Jaipur.

  • Indian Coffee House, Ajmeri Gate.
  • Padao, Nahargarh Fort, Nahargarh Road, Brahmapuri.
  • Rajput Room, Bhavani Singh Road.
  • Jaipur Adda, 4-D Villa, Khasa Kothi Circle, Station Road.
  • Marble Arch, Jai Mahal Palace, Jacob Road.

Hotels and Resorts in Jaipur

Hotel Name Address
Pearl Palace 51, Hathroi Fort, Hari Kishan Somani Marg, Ajmer Road, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001. Ph: 0141 237 3700 or 0141 237 3752
Umaid Mahal C-20 / B-2, Bihari Marg, Opp. Lane of K.P. Automotives, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302016. Ph: 0141 220 1954
Nahargarh Haveli Nahargarh Road Near Nahargarh Fort, Purani Basti, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001 Phone No: 094144 42373
ITC Rajputana Palace Road, Gopalbari, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302006. Ph: 0141 405 1600