There are 5 ways to get from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi by plane, train, taxi or car

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Fly  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Gaya (GAY) to Varanasi (VNS) GAY - VNS

$28 - $85

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Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Varanasi Junction (BSB) Gangasutlej Exp / ...

$7 - $19

3 alternative options

Train via Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU)  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU) Sdah Rajdhani Exp / ...

$9 - $22

Taxi  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi 152.3 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi 152.3 miles

$24 - $40

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The distance between Bodh Gaya and Varanasi is 211 km. The road distance is 243.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi is to fly which takes 1 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Gaya Airport to Varanasi Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bodh Gaya to Varanasi is 244 km. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi.

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Air India Limited and Thai Smile offer flights from Gaya Airport to Varanasi Airport.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Varanasi. Prices start at $8 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi.
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  • Distance: 131.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

Air India Limited and Thai Smile fly from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi 3 times a day. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min.

Airlines
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Gaya to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $75
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Gaya to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.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
Train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Varanasi Junction (BSB)
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bodh Gaya to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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