Sonepur is a town located in the Saran District of Bihar and is easily accessible via Railways, Roadways, Waterways and Airways. The town is located at 25.7°N 85.1832°E at an altitude of 42 metres (137 ft). Sonepur is located on the bank of River Ganga opposite to Patna.
The Nearest Airport is Patna Airport which is approx 30 Kms from Sonepur via Road. Patna is well connected by air from adjacent big cites and metropolitan cities.
The Nearest Railway Station is Sonepur Jn. It boasts of having the 8th Largest Railway Platform in the World. It was 2nd Largest at the time of Construction having length of 2,415 ft (736 m).
One can get to Sonepur via road from Patna (25km). There are plenty of buses, taxis, three wheelers and even tongas (horses carriages).
Though irregular, yet Boats are available ferrying people across Banks of Patna and Sonepur. During Tourist Seasons, BSTDC organizes River Cruises from Patna to Sonepur.