Where is the Statue of Unity Located?
The Statue of Unity is located in the state of Gujarat near the Narmada Dam. To be more precise, the statue stands on Sadhu Bet, a river Island near the city of Rajpipla in the Narmada district.
How can one reach?
Visitors can reach the Statue of Unity by road, air, or the sea. Two state highways connect the statue to all the prominent cities of Gujarat and the rest of India. The airport and railhead in Vadodara are located at a distance of 90 km from the statue. There are also plans to open a new railway line in 2019 – Pratapnagar-Dabhoi-Chandod-Kevadia Colony. Apart from this, access to the statue will become much easier with the launch of a seaplane service that is being planned between Sabarmati riverfront and Panchmuli lake on the Narmada canal. The distance of the statue from Sardar Sarovar Dam is 4 km, Surat 154 km, Mumbai 418 km, and Ahmedabad 198 km.
Which is the Nearest Airport?
Vadodara is a prominent city in Gujarat and is hence, well-connected to other major cities of the country. The Vadodara Aiport, which is 90 km away, provides easy access to the statue. Cabs and public transport is available at the airport and will take you directly to the statue.
Which is the Nearest Railway Station?
The nearest railway station is the Vadodara railway station. After de-boarding, hop on to the public transport or hire a cab, which are easily available at the station, to reach the statue.
How to Reach by Road?
A 320-meter-long bridge connects Sadhu Bet, the island where the statue is located, to the mainland. A 3.5 km long highway is also under construction and will connect the statue to Kevadia town.