Located on the banks of the Ganges
, Mokameh is one of the major towns in Patna District
. It is also spelt Mokamah and Mokama.
Mokameh Bridge, the rail-cum-road bridge, was built in 1959 across the Ganges at Mokameh. This bridge is one of largest bridges in India. The major cities near Mokameh are Patna
(85 km to the west) and Bihar Sharif
(48 km to the south-west) - a center of Islamic architecture.
is the nearest airport. Mokameh Junction Railway Station is served by Eastern Railways