There are many ways to reach Jaipur, in fact there are many trains to Jaipur and from Jaipur to rest of India. In the event that you are in Jaipur and wish to reserve tickets, you can get it done on irctc.co.in. For that you must register an account and you also need to have an Indian phone number. Instead you may use Makemytrip or cleartrip or goibibo program for the same.
These programs simply let you reserve tickets in advance that also of Sleeper class, 3rd grade Aircon Sleeper, 2nd grade Aircon Sleeper, 1st class Aircon, Executive Chair car ( Aircon) and Chair car Aircon. Instead you can reserve tickets on counters. All important Railway Stations have Advance booking stations where it is possible to reserve your tickets. You need to go to a ticket counter for Foreign tourists ( not all booking stations as committed window for tourists).
Trains are available simply and readily, but getting a reserved ticket might be little hard in trains. Following is List of time and fare taken by trains that are regular to Important tourist Railway stations.
Agra sleeper ₹185, 3½ to 4½ hours, nine daily
Ahmedabad sleeper ₹350, nine to 13 hours, seven daily (12.30am, 2.20am, 4.25am, 8.40am, 11.45am, 2.20pm and 8.35pm)
Ajmer (for Pushkar) sleeper ₹90, two hours, 21 daily
Bikaner sleeper ₹275, 6½ to 7½ hours, three daily (12.45am, 4.15pm, 9.45pm)
Delhi sleeper ₹245, 4½ to six hours, at least nine daily (1am, 2.50am, 4.40am, 5am, 6am, 2.35pm, 4.25pm, 5.50pm and 11.15pm), more on selected days
Jaisalmer sleeper ₹350, 12 hours, three daily (11.10am, 4.15pm and 11.45pm)
Jodhpur sleeper ₹250, 4½ to six hours, 10 daily (12.45am, 2.45am, 6am, 9.25am, 11.10am, 11.25am, 12.20pm, 5pm, 10.40pm and 11.45pm)
Ranthambhore NP (Sawai Madhopur) sleeper ₹180, two to three hours, at least nine daily (12.30am, 5.40am, 6.40am, 11.05am, 2pm, 4.50pm, 5.35pm, 7.35pm and 8.45pm), more on selected days
Udaipur sleeper ₹270, seven to eight hours, three daily (6.15am, 2pm and 11pm)
Following is the list of major stations and train for your reference. If you need more research on the matter, we are always happy to help you at backpackindia.guide.
Major trains to/from Jaipur to :
|Destination||Train No||Train Name||Departure time||Arrival time||Fare (₹)|
|Agra Cant||19666||Udaipur-Kurj Exp||6.15 a.m.||11 a.m.||185 (sleeper)|
|Agra (Fort)||12035||Jaipur-AF Shatabdi||07.05 a.m.||10.35 a.m.||505 (CC)/ 1050 (EC)|
|Ahmedabad||12958||Adi Sj Rajdhani||12.30 a.m.||9.40 a.m.||1130(3AC)/1580(2AC)|
|Ajmer||12195||Ajmer-AF Intercity||9.40am||11.50am||100 (SL)/325 (3AC)|
|Bikaner||12307||Howrah-Jodhpur Exp||12.45am||8.15am||275 (SL)/705 (3AC)|
|Delhi (New Delhi)||12016||Ajmer Shatabdi||5.50pm||10.40pm||570(CC)/1205 (EC)|
|Delhi (S Rohilla)||12985||Dee Double Decker||6am||10.30am||505(CC)/1205 (1AC)|
|Jaisalmer||14659||Delhi-JSM Exp||11.45pm||11.40am||350(SL)/935 (3AC)|
|Jodhpur||22478||Jaipur-Jodhpur SF Express||6am||10.30am||515(CC)/625 (3AC)|
|Sawai Madhopur||12466||Intercity Exp||11.05am||1.15pm||180 (SL)/325 (CC)/560 (3AC)|
|Udaipur||19665||Jaipur–Udaipur Exp||11pm||6.45am||270 (SL)/715 (3AC)|
Legends : CC – chair car (air con), EC – Executive chair car ( air con), SL – Sleeper (non air con), 3AC – 3rd Sleeper (air con), 2 AC – 2nd tier Sleeper ( air con), 1AC – 1st class ( air con)
For more research for the trains, I would suggest you to visit trainman.com, they provide easy to use information on the topic.
Disclaimer : We have tried to provide accurate information about the topic here but train schedule are changing from time to time, please check with Indian Railways website for official information. Please drop us a mail if you want us to help you to plan your travel.