Kurukshetra Bus Station is on National Highway 1, popularly called the Grand Trunk Road
. The station lies 39 km north of Karnal
and 40 km south of Ambala
. Regular buses ply from Kurukshetra
to all major cities in Haryana
and the neighbouring states of Delhi
. Transport corporations of neighbouring states also run regular services to and from Kurukshetra city.
Kurukshetra Junction Railway Station is on the main Delhi-Ambala rail route of the Northern Railways. Chandigarh Airport is the nearest airport (91 km.)
Neelkanthi Krishna Dham Yatri Niwas, a hotel run by Haryana tourism, offers excellent accommodation near the bus station.
Places of tourist interest in and around the city are Brahma Sarovar, Sri Krishna Museum, Sheikh Chehli Mausoleum and Sthaneshvara Mahadev Temple.