Sahjanwa is the headquarters of Sahjanwa development block, situated in Gorakhpur District
of Uttar Pradesh
. It is well connected by road and rail with the district headquarters of Gorakhpur
, which is 20 km east of it. Large-scale industries producing sugar, gunnies, jute strings and oil-coke are located here.
Sahjanwa Railway Station is on the Gorakhpur-Lucknow
broad-gauge route. Nearest airport is Varanasi Airport