Birpur is a city in the Supaul district of Bihar. This small town is located on the Indo-Nepal border near Kosi Barrage on the Kosi River and has a population of around 22000 people. The airport at Birpur has great historical significance as it was made after prime minister Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru laid the foundation for the Kosi Barrage.
Places to Stay
Visitors will find suitable options in Madhubani such as Madhubani Inn and Hotel Raj Vilas which is 25km away or in Janakpur such as Hotel Welcome and Hotel Manki which is located 50km away within Rs.1500.
Diwali, Navaratri, Chhattha and Holi are the major events across the year.
Bihari, Bhojpuri and Hindi are the most commonly spoken languages in Birpur.
Places to Visit
The Ram Janaki temple is a place of interest in Birpur. Visitors would have to travel further out towards Janakpur and Madhubani for tourist attractions.
How to Get There
There are no easily accessible airports that provide access to commercial flights. Rail and Bus are the recommended modes of transport.
Jaynagar Railway station at Madhubani is the closest at a distance of 12km. It offers links to Darbhanga, Patna and Muzaffarpur from where one could access several other destinations.
The private mini bus stand at Madhubani is the best option to connect you to bigger towns. From here, visitors should do bookings via BSRTC which is a reliable inter-state service provider. TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. Booking bus tickets online is the easiest mode of getting your tickets.