Road distances to Patnitop are Delhi is 710 kilometers away and Chandigarh is at a distance of 480 kilometers. Following toward the inside the state of Jammu and Kashmir, there is a big check post at Lakhanpur; here, all vehicle has to pay a toll-tax. Buses are accessible for Patnitop in Jammu.
Udhampur is the neighboring railhead for Patnitop and is thirty-five kilometers away. This well linked to the rest of the country by train. The station at Jammu (Tawi) is 135 kilometers from Patnitop. Among New Delhi and Jammu there is the Jammu Rajdhani; further key trains are the Jhelum Express, the Jammu Tawi Express and the Jammu Mail.
The airport next to Jammu is the one nearby to Patnitop. GoAir, Indian Airlines, Jetlite, Kingfisher Airlines as well as Spice Jet have usual flights to Jammu. This is 140 kilometers from Patnitop and taxis are accessible.