Sargodha is located at the distance of 172 km in the northwest of Lahore on the left side on the Islamabad-Lahore Motorway M-2 after Pindi Bhattian, on N60 Lahore-Sargodha Road. It is an important air base of PAF and also famous for high quality juicy oranges.
Sargodha is situated on flat, fertile plains of Punjab, although there are some small hills on the Sargodha-Faisalabad Road.
The main importance of Sargodha is PAF Base Mushaf, which is the second-largest airbase of Pakistan and acts as the headquarters of the Pakistan Air Force.
Sargodha is also famous for its fruit especially juicy oranges, also known as kinnu, and some of the best varieties of oranges are exported to different countries to earn foreign reserves.