There are 8 ways to get from Haridwar to Kanpur by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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Fly Dehra Dun to Lucknow, bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Lucknow (LKO) DED - LKO
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Kanpur

$49 - $168

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Bus  •  18 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Charbagh Volvo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Kanpur Jan Rath / ...

$9 - $14

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Train to Delhi, fly to Kanpur  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kanpur (KNU) DEL - KNU

$52 - $228

Train  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Roorkee (RK) Ddn-Ndls Shatabdi Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Roorkee (RK) to Kanpur Central (CNB) Asr Cnb Sup

$10 - $31

Train, bus  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Lucknow (LKO) Doon Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Kanpur Jan Rath / ...

$12 - $23

Bus via Sitapur  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Sitapur
  2. Take the bus from Sitapur to Charbagh
  3. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Kanpur

$11 - $21

Taxi  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Haridwar to Kanpur 317.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Haridwar to Kanpur 317.6 miles

$50 - $75

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No, there is no direct bus from Haridwar to Kanpur. However, there are services departing from Haridwar and arriving at Kanpur via Sitapur and Lucknow Charbagh Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Haridwar to Kanpur. However, there are services departing from Haridwar Junction (HW) and arriving at Kanpur Central (CNB) via Roorkee (RK). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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The distance between Haridwar and Kanpur is 443 km. The road distance is 508.1 km.

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The best way to get from Haridwar to Kanpur without a car is to train which takes 11 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Haridwar to Kanpur, including transfers.

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Haridwar to Kanpur bus services, operated by UPSRTC, depart from Haridwar station.

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Haridwar to Kanpur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Haridwar Junction (HW) station.

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The best way to get from Haridwar to Kanpur is to train which takes 11 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Dehra Dun Airport to Lucknow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Haridwar to Kanpur bus services, operated by UPSRTC, arrive at Kanpur station.

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  • Distance: 276.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Haridwar, India and Kanpur, India?

You can take a train from Haridwar to Kanpur via Roorkee (RK) in around 11 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Haridwar to Kanpur via Sitapur, Charbagh, and Lucknow Charbagh Station in around 14 h 1 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Kanpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Roorkee (RK)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Roorkee (RK) to Kanpur Central (CNB)
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Lucknow (LKO)
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Kanpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Haridwar to Sitapur
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Sitapur to Charbagh
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Haridwar to Charbagh
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Haridwar to Kanpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Haridwar to Kanpur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Kanpur Central (CNB) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Haridwar to Kanpur is 508 km. It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to drive from Haridwar to Kanpur.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Dehra Dun Airport to Lucknow Airport.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Kanpur. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Haridwar to Dehra Dun Airport is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs .

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