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There are 7 ways to get from Ajodhya to Darbhanga by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Ayodhya to Ballia
  2. Take the train from Ballia to Chhapra
  3. Take the train from Chhapra to Samastipur Jn

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ayodhya to Darbhanga Jn

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ajodhya to Darbhanga

Drive

  1. Drive from Ajodhya to Darbhanga

Drive to Nepalganj, fly to Janakpur, drive

  1. Drive from Ajodhya to Nepalganj
  2. Fly from Nepalganj (KEP) to Janakpur (JKR)
  3. Drive from Janakpur to Darbhanga

Train to Bhairawa, fly to Janakpur, drive

  1. Take the train from Ayodhya to Nautanwa
  2. Fly from Bhairawa (BWA) to Janakpur (JKR)
  3. Drive from Janakpur to Darbhanga

Train to Lucknow, fly to Patna, train

  1. Take the train from Ayodhya to Lucknow
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Patna (PAT)
  3. Take the train from Hajipur Jn to Samastipur Jn

Ajodhya to Darbhanga by train

The train journey time between Ajodhya and Darbhanga is around 13h 44m and covers a distance of around 535 km. The fastest train normally takes 13h 18m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Ajodhya to Darbhanga train service departs from Ayodhya and arrives in Darbhanga Jn. Typically nine trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
13h 44m
Fastest train time:
13h 18m
Train distance:
535 km
Trains per week:
9
Cheapest price:
₹260
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:30
Last train departs at:
08:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ajodhya to Darbhanga train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ajodhya to Darbhanga is to train which costs ₹260 - ₹290 and takes 13h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Ajodhya to Darbhanga is to taxi which costs ₹6,000 - ₹8,000 and takes 6h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ayodhya and arriving at Darbhanga Jn. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13h 18m.

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The distance between Ajodhya and Darbhanga is 374 km. The road distance is 426.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ajodhya to Darbhanga without a car is to bus and train which takes 12h 25m and costs ₹600 - ₹800.

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It takes approximately 12h 25m to get from Ajodhya to Darbhanga, including transfers.

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Ajodhya to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ayodhya station.

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There is no direct flight from Nepalganj Airport to Janakpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Ajodhya to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Darbhanga Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ajodhya to Darbhanga is 426 km. It takes approximately 6h 13m to drive from Ajodhya to Darbhanga.

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  • Distance: 374.5 km
  • Duration: 12h 25m

What companies run services between Ajodhya, India and Darbhanga, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Ayodhya to Darbhanga Jn twice daily. Tickets cost ₹260 - ₹290 and the journey takes 13h 18m.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Janakpur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹21,000
Flights from Bhairawa to Janakpur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Bhairawa to Janakpur via Pokhara, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹19,000
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Janakpur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹11,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Bhairawa to Janakpur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹14,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Patna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ballia to Chhapra
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Chhapra to Samastipur Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹125 - ₹140
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ayodhya to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
13h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹260 - ₹290
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ayodhya to Nautanwa
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹170
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ayodhya to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹115 - ₹125
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Hajipur Jn to Samastipur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹115
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Ayodhya to Ballia
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹330 - ₹460
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Ajodhya to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹8,000

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Yeti Airlines, Nova Airline and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Nepalganj Airport to Janakpur Airport.

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