There are 6 ways to get from Agra to Varanasi by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Agra  •  2 h 51 min

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

$63 - $611

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Bus  •  23 h

  1. Take the bus from Agra to Varanasi Volvo

$11

4 alternative options

Train to Delhi, fly  •  5 h 23 min

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

$51 - $174

Train  •  12 h 15 min

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

$11 - $21

Bus via Lucknow Charbagh Station  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Agra to Kanpur
  2. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  3. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Varanasi

Drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Agra to Varanasi 382.5 miles

$60 - $90

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

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The quickest way to get from Agra to Varanasi is to fly which costs ₹4,400 - ₹43,000 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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

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

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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.

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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.

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Air India Limited offers flights from Agra Airport to Varanasi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Agra to Varanasi.
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  • Distance: 337.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

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 - $21 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
$55 - $320
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
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 Kanpur
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Agra to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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