Getting there & away
There are regular buses heading to destinations including Agra (local/express Rs 40/55, 1½/two hours), Fatehpur Sikri in Uttar Pradesh (Rs 12, one hour), Jaipur (Rs 90, five hours), Deeg (Rs 15, one hour) and Alwar (Rs 43, four hours). Buses depart from the bus station but they’ll also stop at the crossroads beside the Tourist Reception Centre.
The Janata Express (Nos 9023/4) leaves New Delhi at 1.45pm and arrives in Bharatpur at 6.20pm. It leaves Bharatpur at 8.05am, arriving in the capital at 12.50pm (2nd class/sleeper Rs 68/121). There are about six trains daily to Sawai Madhopur (2nd class Rs 78, four hours, 182km), which continue to Kota (2nd class/sleeper Rs 43/121, six hours, 258km).