Zirakpur is located next to Chandigarh on the Chandigarh-Delhi highway and shares borders with Panchkula in Haryana. Chandigarh, which has been declared as India’s fastest emerging city, is witnessing major development in the adjoining areas like Zirakpur, Panchkula and Mohali, as there is little space left within the Union Territory. A number of world class residential projects and malls are coming up in the satellite city. Zirakpur’s location and contemporary amenities makes it the suitable place to live in near Chandigarh.
Zirakpur is well connected through local buses with Chandigarh, Panchkula and other neighboring region. The satellite city has a number of small and medium sized hospitals providing to its primary health needs.