There are 5 ways to get from Bengaluru to Araku Valley by plane, train, bus, taxi 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, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Visakhapatnam (VTZ) BLR - VTZ
  2. Take the train from Simhachalam to Araku

$38 - $81

Cheapest option

Train via K. R. Puram station  •  26 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Vishakapatnam (VSKP) Ypr Howrah Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Vishakapatnam to Araku

$21 - $42

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  18 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Anakapalle
  2. Take a taxi from Anakapalle to Araku Valley

$39 - $53

Train  •  28 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Vishakapatnam (VSKP) Prasanthi Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Vishakapatnam to Araku

$22 - $43

Drive  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Araku Valley 641.2 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Bengaluru, India and Araku Valley, India?

You can take a train from Bengaluru to Araku Valley via K. R. Puram station, Krishnarajapurm (KJM), Vishakapatnam (VSKP), and Vishakapatnam in around 26 h 2 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Visakhapatnam
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Flights from Bengaluru to Visakhapatnam via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Visakhapatnam
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Visakhapatnam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Simhachalam to Araku
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Krishnarajapurm (KJM) to Vishakapatnam (VSKP)
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vishakapatnam to Araku
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Vishakapatnam (VSKP)
Ave. Duration
23 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Anakapalle to Araku Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 891 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bengaluru and Araku Valley is 821 km. The road distance is 1026 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Araku Valley is to train which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,900 and takes 28 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Araku Valley is to fly and train which takes 8 h 33 min and costs ₹2,500 - ₹5,500.

No, there is no direct train from Bengaluru to Araku Valley. However, there are services departing from Bangalore Cant (BNC) and arriving at Araku via Vishakapatnam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Bengaluru to Araku Valley, including transfers.