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There are 4 ways to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  25 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Raiwala (RWL) Doon Exp

$24 - $34

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  27 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU)
  2. Take the bus from Varanasi to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  3. Take the bus from Charbagh to Haridwar

$21 - $45

2 alternative options

Drive  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh 653.9 miles

$100 - $160

Fly  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Gaya (GAY) to Dehra Dun (DED) GAY - DED

$89 - $411

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The cheapest way to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh is to train which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,600 and takes 25 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh is to drive which costs ₹7,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 15 h 13 min.

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The distance between Bodh Gaya and Rishīkesh is 893 km. The road distance is 1046.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh without a car is to train which takes 25 h 25 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,600.

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It takes approximately 25 h 25 min to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh is to train which takes 25 h 25 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,600. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs ₹6,500 - ₹31,000 and takes 16 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Gaya Airport to Dehra Dun Airport. The quickest flight takes 22 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh is 1046 km. It takes approximately 15 h 13 min to drive from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh.

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Thai Smile, Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Gaya Airport to Dehra Dun Airport.

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There are 444+ hotels available in Rishīkesh. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh.
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  • Distance: 558.3 miles
  • Duration: 25 h 25 min

What companies run services between Bodh Gaya, India and Rishīkesh, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 24 h 53 min. Alternatively, Air India Limited, Jet Airways and three other airlines fly from Bodh Gaya to Rishīkesh hourly.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Varanasi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Kolkata, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Varanasi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
27 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Varanasi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Gaya to Dehra Dun via Varanasi, Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Raiwala (RWL)
Ave. Duration
24 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Varanasi to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Charbagh to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Gaya Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs ₹150 - ₹180.

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