Kathgodam, situated in the Bhabhar region on the foothills of Kumaon Himalayas, is part of the twin township of Haldwani-Kathgodam and is immediately north of Haldwani. It serves as the nearest railhead to hill station of Nainital and is an important center for trade and commerce in itself.
Air: Nearest airport is at Pantnagar(35 km).
Rail: Kathgodam Railway Station is a prominent railhead of Nainital District. By rail, the place is linked with New Delhi, Howrah, Lucknow and Dehradun. Regular buses and taxis are available to Nainital.