Bolba is located Simdega District
and is around 20 km south-west of Simdega
. It lies close to the state's border with Orissa
Resting on the banks of the Sankh River, this small town is noted for its black Bengal goat farm.
Ranchi, the state capital, is around 140 km north-east. Nearest airport is Ranchi Airport. Bano Railway Station is the closest railhead.