One of the beautiful places, surrounded by pine trees, Shillong is a hill station located in the North-eastern part of India and the capital of Meghalaya. This is one such place where you feel the relief and it is best known for its scenic beauty and traditions. This place is also known as the “Scotland of East” and it a place for various waterfalls.
Shillong, India is the gateway to Meghalaya and it is best known for the heavy rainfalls, waterfalls, amazing landscapes and people along with the culture.
Shillong airport is located in Umroi, and it is around 40 km. away from Shillong and it is a small airport with flights via Alliance air to/from Calcutta on certain days of a week. Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati that is around 104km from Shillong, Meghalaya and connects to the rest of India with regular flights. There are no railway lines in Meghalaya and the closest railway station is located in Guwahati and well-connected to all major cities in India. A main interstate bus stand located right that is just next to Guwahati railway station.