Madhepura is the administrative headquarters of Madhepura District
, in Bihar
. It is a major center for agricultural trade in the district. Madhepura is 143 km north-east of Patna
Places of tourist interest include the Singheswar Sthan Mandir, the pillar of Maurya and a mosque at the time of Akbar at Uda-Kishunganj.
Nearest airport is at Patna. Madhepura Railway Station (Dauram Madhpura Railway Station) is on the Purnia-Saharsa line. National Highway 107 and 106 passes through Madhepura.