Though the temporary campus is located in the town of Sejbahar, it has an excellent road connectivity with the main city. Once you reach Raipur, it won’t be much of a hassle to reach IIT Bhilai as the campus is well connected with the Airport as well as the Railway Station
|Entry points to Raipur||Distance (km)||Estimated Time|
|Swami Vivekananda Airport||17||30 min*|
|Raipur Junction Railway Station||12.5||40 to 45 min**|
**The route is mostly wide roads with minimal traffic even at rush hours.
*The route goes through the city, hence time may be less or more depending on the traffic conditions.
Your friends to take you to the main city will be the Auto-Rickshaws. They are easily available outside the campus premises, providing both sharing and single services. A good number of rickshaws are from Sejbahar itself, so even if you need a ride to the airport even at 4 in the morning, just give them a call in the previous evening and they will be ready with your ride at the specified time. If you need a cab, then you always have Ola.
"Variety is the spice of life"- Tired of Rajma on Friday or Chicken on Wednesday? Wanna celebrate the completion of a tough course? Well on such occasions these eateries come to our rescue. There are a couple of such places at a walking distance from the Campus.
There are also a couple of Dhabhas and Street Food Vendors in the same radius as the above. Missing cheese bursts? Call Dominos and get your pizza within 30 minutes.
Birthday Celebrations, “BHAI ki Nayi movie”, Marvel’s next flick or Shopping your favourite brands- we all eagerly wait for the m. Well that’s why the malls are here for. Just call a rick, and within half an hour you will be at your destination. The following are some high end shopping malls to explore:
|Mall||Highlights||Distance and Time||Google Map|
|Magneto The Mall||Barbeque Nation, KFC, McD, Subway, BigBazaar, PVR||14 km (25 to 30 min)||Click Here!|
|City Centre Mall||Dominos, Gaming Alley, Cinemax, BigBazaar||13 km (30 to 40 min)||Click Here!|
|Colors Mall||Gaming Alley, Turf||9.2 km (25 to 30 min)||Click Here!|
|Ambuja Mall||Shoppers Stop, Inox, Chain Fast Foods||20 km (45 to 55 min)||Click Here!|
Not fond of Jam Packed Malls? Want to explore the culture of contemporary Raipur? Well then take your ride to Raipur’s Marine Drive. This place flaunts a beautiful lake-The Teliband a Talab which provided magnificent sunset views. Have a penchant for Street food? Look around and you will find a plethora of stalls waiting to cater to your taste buds. If you love art, then you cannot afford to miss a series of vibrant graffiti paintings on various buildings. In a nutshell it is a perfect destination to hang out with friends!! See on google maps →
Just outside the campus are various general purpose stores. These include:
Also apart from these if one needs a wider variety of stores, then he can visit the market of: