Ujjain is located at a distance of 200 km from Bhopal. The holy city, known for the triennial Kumbh mela, is well-connected to Bhopal by rail and road. However, the best way to reach Ujjain is by train, which takes around 3 hours. The stations covered between Bhopal to Ujjain are Bhopal - 49 km -> Sehore - 50 km -> Kalapipal - 32 km -> Akodia - 79 km -> Maksi - 43 km -> Ujjain. The railway stations on the route have fast food chains and rest rooms.
Transport options from Bhopal to Ujjain
Bhopal to Ujjain By Train: Take a direct train from Bhopal to Ujjain, which takes 3 hours. The Ujjain Railway Station is at a distance of 2 km from the city centre and can be covered by bus or auto-rickshaw. This mode of transport is ideal for families, kids and seniors.
Bhopal to Ujjain By Car: Hire a cab to reach Ujjain, which takes around 4 hours. The approximate cost of cab ranges from INR13 to INR55 per kilometre, depending upon the showtype of car. This mode is ideal for group travel or while travelling with seniors and kids.
Bhopal to Ujjain By Bus: Take a direct bus for Ujjain from Bhopal, which takes about 4 hours. The bus station of Ujjain is located at a distance of 3 km from the city centre. Buses are ideal for individual travellers and backpackers as these are economical.
Its about 200 km but highway travelling is very smooth. Its 75 % way is four lane in about 40 km road are 2 lane but sign boards are good and make travelling easy and smooth. Dhaba and restaurant are available for breakfast and food on way. Petrol pumps are easily available on approx every 5-10 k. M. S
It is awesome journey and move on to night hours ie, at 12. 30 am sharp to be reached at 2. 30 am and for the first visit for the Mahakaleshwer Darshan. The journey was good and the seat was comfortable. Non a/c is sufficient for the trip of Ujjain.
My journey from Bhopal to Ujjain was awesome. It was very nice and their was no problem faced during the journey. The bus staff are so good and their behavior towards the customer was also very good. The only problem faced was fans attached to some of the seats were not working.
Nice journey, we went with family so we didn't get bored during journey. It was great journey. Fare also less, it was passenger train but we enjoyed a lot. This Indian railway train reached on time, journey was worth of money.:)
Bhopal to Ujjain is almost 200 km which we took to cover within 3:30 hours at an average speed of 80km per hour. Road allowed us to drive at 110 or 120 km per hour but we took the safety first. The road if full of dhabas and petrol pumps and at regular intervals emergency squad, ambulance are there providing these services in case of any emergency.