By Train – Katra is now connected by Indian railways with direct and regular trains from major cities of India. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra railway station (SVDK)is 1.3 kms from city center. Other nearest station is Jammu Railway station at a distance of 50 Kms from Katra.
By Air – Jammu Airport (IXJ) is 49 Kms from Katra and is connected by regular flights from major cities of India.
By Road – Katra is well-connected by State and National Highways and is at 1 Hrs drive from Jammu. Direct buses are available for Katra from Jammu, Delhi, Chandigarh, Amritsar, Dharamshala, Pathankot and many other cities of India.
Mata Vaishno Devi is located almost 15 kilometers away from Katra.
No, Prepaid Sims does not works in any part of Jammu and Kashmir including Katra.