There are 4 ways to get from Bengaluru 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  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Varanasi (VNS) BLR - VNS

$82 - $360

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) to Varanasi Junction (BSB) Mys Bsb Exp

$45 - $60

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Kota
  2. Take the bus from Kota to Allahabad 76
  3. Take the bus from Zero Road to Pandewara

Drive  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Varanasi 1124.1 miles

$180 - $270

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

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and Jet Airways fly from Bengaluru to Varanasi every 4 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Bengaluru to Varanasi 3 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Kota to Allahabad
Ave. Duration
16 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
UPSRTC
Bus from Zero Road to Pandewara
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bengaluru and Varanasi is 1485 km. The road distance is 1799 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Varanasi is to train which costs ₹3,100 - ₹4,000 and takes 2 days 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Varanasi is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹25,000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) and arriving at Varanasi Junction (BSB). Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Bengaluru to Varanasi, including transfers.