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There are 7 ways to get from Agra to Rishīkesh by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Raja Ki Mandi (RKM) to Haridwar Junction (HW) Puri-Hw Utkal Exp. / ...

$12 - $23

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  15 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Take the bus from Kashmiri Gate to Rishikesh

$9 - $39

5 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Agra to Sarai Kale Khan Volvo
  2. Take the bus from Kashmiri Gate to Rishikesh Volvo

$10 - $21

Taxi  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Agra to Rishīkesh 236.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Agra to Rishīkesh 236.6 miles

$35 - $60

Train, train to Delhi, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
  2. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
  3. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Dehra Dun (DED) DEL - DED

$34 - $132

Train to Lucknow, fly  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB) to Lucknowjn (LJN)
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Dehra Dun (DED) LKO - DED

$49 - $176

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,600 and takes 18 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Agra and Rishīkesh is 326 km. The road distance is 378.6 km.

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The best way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh without a car is to train which takes 10 h 27 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 10 h 27 min to get from Agra to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh is to train which takes 10 h 27 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹750 - ₹1,600 and takes 18 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Delhi Airport to Dehra Dun Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Agra to Rishīkesh is 379 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Agra to Rishīkesh.

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Spicejet, Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines and Jet Airways offer flights from Delhi Airport to Dehra Dun Airport.

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There are 443+ hotels available in Rishīkesh. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Agra to Rishīkesh.
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  • Distance: 203.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 27 min

What companies run services between Agra, India and Rishīkesh, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Agra to Rishīkesh twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 10 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Agra to Rishīkesh via Sarai Kale Khan, Nizamuddin station, Regal, Patel Chowk, and Kashmiri Gate in around 18 h 14 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Raja Ki Mandi (RKM) to Haridwar Junction (HW)
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to Mathura Junction (MTJ)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB) to Lucknowjn (LJN)
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kashmiri Gate to Rishikesh
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Agra to Sarai Kale Khan
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Agra to Rishīkesh
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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