Shillong is well connected with Guwahati via NH40 and thus you can visit Shillong from Guwahati or nearby areas easily. Numerous car rentals and taxi services ply to reach Guwahati by road to Shillong and vice versa. You can easily book pre-paid or postpaid tourist taxis, sumo taxis, tourist coaches etc. A well structured network of roads connects Shillong to other important roads and cities from nearby states and others in the country. How to reach Shillong by road depends on the city you will start with.
The distance sums up to 122 kilometres and thus gives you plenty of time for sightseeing in Shillong. Blessed with natural beauty, there are many other attractions in the city which will leave you enthralled. There are 2 taxi stands near Police Bazar area where you can easily find affordable Shillong car rentals. Being a remote area, it is better to make an advance booking for taxi hires. Reaching Shillong by car might take more than 2 hours. You can also make advance booking for hotels in Shillong and enjoy a hassle free stay in this North Eastern part of India.