Durg is the administrative headquarters of Durg District
, in Chhattisgarh
. It is situated 29 km west of Raipur
Places of tourist interest include Maitribagh and Nagpura. Uwasaggaharam Parshwa Teerth, Deobalod, Tandula, Dhamdha and the Ganga Maiya Temple at Jhalmala constitute interesting excursions outside the town.
Nearest airport is at Raipur.
Durg Railway Station is on the Mumbai–Kolkata main line.
National Highway 6 passes through Durg.