Travel Advisory for
taking their examinations at Pilani
travel advisory is primarily meant for students who may want to book
accommodations at various guest houses, hotels etc. at Pilani for the purpose
of staying during their
examination, in view of
infeasibility of directly handling accommodation requests by BITS, Pilani.
limited accommodation on twin-sharing basis will be available at special concessional
rates (upto Rs. 600/- per day) for students at the BITS VFAST Hostel. There is no need to make any
advance booking for the VFAST Hostel.
following provides guesthouse name, and contact numbers where available, so as
to enable the travelers to directly contact the respective persons and request
reservation of room.
Numbers (STD Code : 01596)
Approx. Distance from Institute
(Near the main entrance to BITS Campus )
Bhandar Yatri Niwas
(Near Main Bus Stand)
(Get down at Bhagat Singh Chowk)
Kindly note that as far as BITS is concerned
students are required to stay in the campus only on the days on which their
exams are scheduled.
Please do not send requests for reservation of accommodation to Distance
Learning Programmes Division.
Should you require any help other than reservation
of accommodations during your stay at Pilani, you may contact DLP Division
Office at the following number:01596-245073 ext. 216.
BITS, Pilani has its own Medical Center to cater to any emergency. Should you
require any medical advice during your stay at Pilani, you may contact the
resident doctors at the Medical Center at the following number : 242139 Or in
case of serious emergency you may contact the Birla Sarvajanik Hospital at:
During the summer months of October to November, the weather is likely to be
wildly cold and dry at Pilani. So, the travelers are advised to take appropriate
precautions and carry a bottle of drinking water with them always during their
stay at Pilani.
How to Reach Pilani?
Pilani can be reached either by rail or by road. The nearest railway stations
are Chirawa on Western Railway (16 Km) and Loharu on Northern Railway (24 Km).
There are regular bus services between Delhi and Pilani, and Jaipur and Pilani.
The buses leave Delhi from the main Inter-State Bus Terminal (ISBT), Kashmere
Gate, and Jaipur from Rajasthan State Roadways Bus stand, Sindhi Camp. From the
Delhi airport, direct buses to Chirawa are available from Dhaulakuan/Mahipalpur
terminals. Preferably, take only the direct Buses from Delhi/Jaipur to Pilani.
Rented taxis are also available from Delhi Jaipur Railway Station/ Bus Stand/
Airport. Please refer to route map to Pilani. The campus is very close to Pilani
The most convenient route to reach Pilani from Delhi is to take a
bus from the Inter-State Bus Terminal (ISBT), Kashmere Gate at Delhi, which
takes about five and a half hours to reach Pilani. You can also take a train
from Sarai Rohilla Railway Station in New Delhi to Loharu Station. The departure
timings of trains at Sarai Rohilla Station are 8.50 A.M, 9.15 P.M & 11.00 P.M.
Loharu is 25 km away from Pilani. Buses and jeeps are available from Loharu to
Pilani. The BITS campus is very close to the Pilani bus stand.
You can also board a bus from Rajasthan State Roadways Bus Stand at
Sindhi Camp, Jaipur to reach Pilani in around five and a half hours.
For route information, please refer to the route map given below:
reach Delhi / Jaipur from Pilani:
Buses are available almost once every hour (5 AM to 5 PM) from Pilani to Delhi
ISBT. Night buses are also available from Pilani at around 10:15 PM, 10.45 PM
and 12:30 AM. Buses from Chirawa to Delhi (Dhaulakuan, via Gurgaon) are also
available almost once every hour. Chirawa is 15 KM from Pilani.
Buses are available almost once every hour from either Pilani or Chirawa