Haridwar is the nearest suitable railhead for Auli at a distance of 258 kms, Uttarakhand Transport Direct Bus Daily Started from 0500 Hrs. Haridwar and reached 1600 Hrs at Auli. Direct bus service also from Dehradun to Joshimath. Otherwise Rail link is up to Rishikesh where a transit Camp of ITBP is situated.
There is a regular and direct bus Service between Rishikesh and Joshimath. Trainees coming from Kumaon region can come up to Karanprayag and then proceed towards Joshimath.
Auli is connected to Joshimath with 3.92 Km long cable car besides the 14 Km long motorable road. One can also enjoying 500 Mtr long chair lift linking lower to upper slopes.
Nearest Airport - Jolly grant, Dehradun (303 km)
Nearest Railway station - Rishikesh (196 km)
Nearest Bus Stand- Joshimath (14 km)
Auli is situated at an altitude of 9000 feet above MSL and experiences heavy snow fall during winter season. The climate from April to mid June is moderately cold but pleasant. Mid June to September heavy monsoon rains are experienced and October to March climate starts getting cold. Heavy snowfall is experienced during January-Febreaury and snow get accumulated up to 5-6 feet in all around Auli. All type of EI & ECC clothing items are essential.