The Puri district lies between the latitudes 19°28'N to 26°35'N and longitudes 84°29'E to 86°25'E. It has a geographical area of 3051 km2 or 264988 Ha.
Air:-Bhubaneswar is the nearest airport - 60 km . Indian Airlines and other private air lines offers excellent connections to Bhubaneswar from Delhi, Kolkata, Visakhapatnam, Nagpur,Hyderabad, Chennai, and Mumbai.
Rail:-A terminus on the S.E. Railway having fast and superfast train links with New Mumbai, Delhi,Guwahati , Hyderabad ,Thiruvanantapuram, Kolkota and Baidyanath Dham & etc.Puri has good rail connections with Delhi , Kolkota, Tirupati, Okha and Ahmedabad.
Road:- 60 km by National Highway(NH 203)from Bhubaneswar. One can also approach by road via Konark and then through the Marine Drive covering about 100 km.
HOW TO GET THERE
The nearest airport is Bhubaneswar , 100km. away. The Kolkota -Chennai rail route of S.E.R. touches Chilika Lake at Balugaon , Chilika, Khallikote and Rambha . National Highway No. 5 runs along the lake and touches Balugaon , Barkul and Rambha. Buses and taxis are available from Cuttack ,Bhubaneswar,Puri and Berhampur to Chilika. OTDC provides luxury coaches and cars from Bhubaneswar and puri.