Northern Coast (Andhra Pradesh)
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Krishnapatnam or Kistnapatam is a port town in Muthukur mandal of Nellore district in Andhra Pradesh, India.
Krishnapatnam Port is a major port situated at a distance of 24 km from Nellore city. Krishnapatnam is one of the very few ports in the world which can handle giant ships with load capacities of 1,50,000 tonnes. It has become one of the deepest port of India with 18 meters of draft.
Krishnapatnam port is at 210 KM from Chennai. When coming from Chennai, Need to take Muthukur Road (around 25 travel) after reaching Nellore Hi-way entrance to reach the Krishnapatnam port. There will be no direct public transport from Chennai. Nearest town to Krishnapatnam is Nellore.
Now a dedicated 26 km four-lane road connecting the port to National Highway No. 5 (Chennai-Kolkata Highway) will be upgraded to six-lane road in the future for which the land acquisition is completed.