There are 6 ways to get from Haridwar to Varanasi 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 from Dehra Dun  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Varanasi (VNS) DED - VNS

$66 - $210

Cheapest option

Train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Varanasi Junction (BSB) Doon Exp / ...

$15 - $24

4 alternative options

Train to Delhi, fly  •  7 h 38 min

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

$52 - $175

Bus  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Charbagh Volvo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Varanasi Shatabdi Ac

$19

Taxi  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Haridwar to Varanasi 486.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Haridwar to Varanasi 486.8 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Haridwar to Varanasi is to bus which costs ₹1,307 and takes 23 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Haridwar to Varanasi is to fly which costs ₹4,500 - ₹15,000 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Haridwar and Varanasi is 702 km. The road distance is 778.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Haridwar to Varanasi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Haridwar to Varanasi. However, there are services departing from Haridwar and arriving at Varanasi via Lucknow Charbagh Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Haridwar Junction (HW) and arriving at Varanasi Junction (BSB). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 40 min.

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

IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and four other airlines fly from Haridwar to Varanasi every 3 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Haridwar to Varanasi twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 17 h 40 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi via Gaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Haridwar to Charbagh
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Haridwar to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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