- Published on Friday, 13 April 2012 04:11
- Written by Super User
How to reach GNFCS
By Air :
The nearest Airport is Jolly Grant, 60 kms (Dehradun) and the nearest International Airport is IGIA, New Delhi. Air Deccan has started daily flights and the flying time is around 40 minutes from Delhi.
By Rail :
Dehradun (34 kms) is the nearest railhead. It is a Northern Railway terminus, connected with all major cities such as Delhi, Howrah, Mumbai, Amritsar, Lucknow, Varnasi etc. From Delhi, the Mussoorie Express (daily) leaves late in the evening (10.20 PM) and reaches Dehradun at 8.00 AM. The Jan Shatabdi Express (daily) leaves at 3.20 PM from New Delhi and reaches Dehradun at 9.10 PM. The Shatabdi Express (daily) leaves New Delhi at 6.55 AM and reaches Dehradun at 12.40 PM.
By Road :
Mussoorie is connected with Dehradun (34 kms). Dehradun, in turn, is connected with direct motorable roads and is around 240 km from Delhi. From Dehradun, there is a convenient Bus/Taxi service to Mussoorie. KINCRAIG divides into two destination points and visitors should move towards Library Point. Signage directions from KINCRAIG are available. Comfortable and affordable accommodation is available in various hotels and a special discount to school parents is available. For any assistance in this regard, parents can refer to the School Bursa.
Mussoorie is situated at a height of above 6000 feet on the gentle slopes of the lower Himalayan range. Mussoorie is one of the most popular
summer resorts in Northern India, attracting thousands of visitors each year from the hot plains below. A pollution free atmosphere, invigorating
climate with the temperature at around 20 C summer and about 5 C in winter, gives Mussoorie an appeal of its own. What adds to its popularity
in the fact that it is about 300 kms away from Delhi by road and an hour's drive from Dehradun.