Joshimath is well connected to the towns of Dehradun, Rishikesh and Haridwar. Taxis and buses are easily available to and from these locations. Generally buses leave early morning from Haridwar and Rishikesh for Badrinath and Joshimath comes en route. They leave from "Yatra Bus stand" in Haridwar/ ISBT Dehradun in the morning starting at 04:30 am. The last bus from Haridwar leaves by around 07:00 am. Normally it would take around 9 - 10 hours to cover journey from Rishikesh to Joshimath . Fare would be approximately Rs. 450 one way.
The The nearest railway station to Joshimath is Rishikesh, which is 253 km away. However, Haridwar railway station, 25 km from Rishikesh is better connected with New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Amritsar and Howrah
Jolly Grant airport is the nearest airport.It is 273 km away from Joshimath. In fact this airport is closer to Rishikesh (approx. 16 km) and takes roughly 20-30 minutes to reach Rishikesh. From there you need to book a taxi or take a bus to reach Joshimath Shared Taxi, Hire Taxi froom Rishikesh / Haridwar / Dehradun to Joshimath Another option is to take shared taxis from Rishikesh, Haridwar, Dehdradun . fare would be approximately Rs,5500 to 8500 one way.
Joshimath Market - Drive on Badrinath - Govindghat - Hemkund Route - Petrol Pump - Zero bend - JP Company - GREF Camp - Marwari village - Himalayan Abode.