Surat is a large city beside the Tapi River in the West Indian state of Gujarat. Once known for silk weaving, Surat remains a commercial center for textiles, and the New Textile Market area is lined with fabric shops. Overlooking the river, Surat Castle was built in the 1500s to defend the city against Portuguese colonists. Nearby, the Dutch, Armenian and English cemeteries contain elaborate colonial-era tombs.
The Air Rescuers provides air ambulance service in Surat . Surat Airport is an airport located in Magdalla, 11 kilometers (7 mi) southwest of Surat in the western Indian state of Gujarat. The airport is the 42nd busiest Airport in India with a total area of 770 acres (312 ha), currently caters to scheduled airline services as well as private aircraft and is also home to a flying training school.
The Air Rescuers provides rail ambulance service in Surat . Surat Railway Station is the city's main railway station. This railway station is situated on the main Mumbai-Ahmedabad railway line. Owing to its central location, Surat is well connected with most of the neighbouring cities and other major cities of the country. The station is very busy, frequented by many trains like Bandra Surat Intercity Express, Karnavati Express, Indore-Mumbai Avantika Express, August Kranti Rajdhani Express, Gujarat Express and many more.