There are 6 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 25 min

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

$12 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 40 min

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

$22

Bus via Sector 16  •  18 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Agra to Noida Depot Shatabdi Ac
  2. Take the bus from Kashmiri Gate to Rishikesh Volvo

$20

Taxi  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Agra to Rishīkesh 236.6 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Agra to Rishīkesh 236.6 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Dehra Dun (DED) DEL - DED

$35 - $121

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Agra to Rishīkesh twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $19 and the journey takes 9 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Agra to Rishīkesh via Sarai Kale Khan, Ashram, Mori Gate Terminal, and Kashmiri Gate in around 18 h 40 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
50 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
9 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Agra to Sarai Kale Khan
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kashmiri Gate to Rishikesh
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Agra to Noida Depot
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Agra to Rishīkesh
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Agra to Rishīkesh?

The distance between Agra and Rishīkesh is 326 km. The road distance is 379 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh?

The cheapest way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh is to bus which costs ₹1,368 and takes 18 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh?

The quickest way to get from Agra to Rishīkesh is to train and fly which takes 4 h 38 min and costs ₹2,300 - ₹8,500.

Is there a direct bus between Agra and Rishīkesh?

No, there is no direct bus from Agra to Rishīkesh. However, there are services departing from Agra and arriving at Rishikesh via Ashram and Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Agra to Rishīkesh?

It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to get from Agra to Rishīkesh, including transfers.