There are 5 ways to get from Agra to Varanasi by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly from Agra  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Agra (AGR) to Varanasi (VNS) AGR - VNS

$65 - $612

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h

  1. Take the bus from Agra to Varanasi Volvo

$12

3 alternative options

Train to Delhi, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Cantt (AGC) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Varanasi (VNS) DEL - VNS

$52 - $176

Train  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Agra Fort (AF) to Varanasi Junction (BSB) Marudhar Exp / ...

$11 - $22

Drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Agra to Varanasi 382.5 miles

$60 - $90

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

Air India Limited flies from Agra to Varanasi 3 times a week. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Agra to Varanasi once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $22 and the journey takes 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Agra to Varanasi via Khajuraho
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi via Gaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Agra to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Agra to Varanasi?

The distance between Agra and Varanasi is 539 km. The road distance is 612 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Agra to Varanasi is to bus which costs ₹740 and takes 23 h.

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

The quickest way to get from Agra to Varanasi is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs ₹4,200 - ₹41,000.

Is there a direct train between Agra and Varanasi?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Agra Fort (AF) and arriving at Varanasi Junction (BSB). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Agra and Varanasi?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Agra and arriving at Varanasi. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 h.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Agra to Varanasi, including transfers.