Panitanki is the nearest Indian town to Mechi Netralaya. One can easily travel without any hassle across the India-Nepal border by foot, by rickshaw or by one’s own vehicle.
Easiest was to get to Mechi Netralaya from Panitanki is to hire a rickshaw charging a nominal amount. It takes less than 5 to 10 minutes to reach the gate of Mechi Netralaya which is situated at Kakarvitta, Nepal- India Border.
For individuals on foot, it is only 5 minutes of walking distance to Mechi Netralaya from Nepal Customs Check post.
Ones travelling by their own vehicle have to approach the Nepal Customs with relevant vehicle documents for a day’s permit pass at a nominal charge and reach Mechi Netralaya in less than 2 minutes.
Panitanki in turn is well connected by road from all the major cities and towns in Indian Territories.
Latest addition is a broad gauge railway connection to Naxalbari, India, from where one can travel directly to Kakarvitta by Autorickshaw.