Aizawl, city, capital of Mizoram state, northeaster India and officially established on 25 February 1890. It is in the north-central part of the state on a ridge at an elevation of about 2,950 feet (900 metres). In 1972, it created the union territory of Mizoram from a portion of Assam, with Aizawl as the administrative centre. When Mizoram was re-designated as a state in 1987, the city became its capital.
How to Reach
Mizoram is linked with the rest of the country by Air, Rail and Road Transport.
Lengpui Airport which is 1 hr drive from Aizawl.
Nearest Railhead is Silchar in Assam which is about 6 hrs drive from Aizawl, Maxi Cabs are available from Zarkawt, Aizawl
Road Distances from Aizawl NH-54 connects Aizawl with the rest of the country through Silchar. Buses and taxis are available from Silchar to Aizawl (6-8 hrs). Night services are also available. Aizawl is also accessible by road from Shillong and Guwahati.
Guwahati – 506 km, Imphal – 374 km, Kohima – 479 km, Shillong – 450 km, Agartala – 443 km