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There are 8 ways to get from Howrah to Ajanta Caves by plane, taxi, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Aurangabad, taxi  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Aurangabad (IXU) CCU - IXU
  2. Take a taxi from Aurangabad to Ajanta Caves

$129 - $513

Cheapest option

Train  •  31h 54m

  1. Take the train from Shalimar (SHM) to Pachora Junction (PC) Shm Ltt Kurla T Exp

$39 - $50

6 alternative options

Fly to Indore, bus, taxi  •  11h 49m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Indore (IDR) CCU - IDR
  2. Take the bus from Indore to Malkapur
  3. Take a taxi from Malkapur to Ajanta Caves

$109 - $399

Fly to Nagpur, train, taxi  •  11h 57m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Nagpur (NAG) CCU - NAG
  2. Take the train from Ajni (AJNI) to Bodwad (BDWD)
  3. Take a taxi from Bodwad (BDWD) to Ajanta Caves

$78 - $317

Fly to Pune, train  •  14h 15m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Pune (PNQ) CCU - PNQ
  2. Take the train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Pachora Junction (PC)

$94 - $228

Fly to Surat, train, taxi  •  12h 2m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Surat (STV) CCU - STV
  2. Take the train from Udhna Junction (UDN) to Jalgaon Junction (JL)
  3. Take a taxi from Jalgaon Junction (JL) to Ajanta Caves

$123 - $478

Train, taxi  •  24h 50m

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Bhusaval Junction (BSL) Hwh-Csmt Geetanjali Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Bhusaval Junction (BSL) to Ajanta Caves

$39 - $50

Drive  •  21h 46m

  1. Drive from Howrah to Ajanta Caves 947.1 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Ajanta Caves is to train which costs ₹2,800 - ₹3,700 and takes 31h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Ajanta Caves is to fly and taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹38,000 and takes 8h 35m.

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The distance between Howrah and Ajanta Caves is 1323 km. The road distance is 1515.4 km.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Ajanta Caves without a car is to train and taxi which takes 24h 50m and costs ₹2,900 - ₹3,700.

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It takes approximately 8h 35m to get from Howrah to Ajanta Caves, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kolkata Airport to Aurangabad Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Howrah to Ajanta Caves is 1515 km. It takes approximately 21h 46m to drive from Howrah to Ajanta Caves.

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GoAir, IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways and Air India Limited offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Aurangabad Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Ajanta Caves. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Kolkata Airport is to line 151 bus which takes 40m and costs ₹50 - ₹70.

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Map of how to get from Howrah to Ajanta Caves.
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  • Distance: 827.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 35m

What companies run services between Howrah, India and Ajanta Caves, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Howrah to Ajanta Caves once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 30h 44m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Indore
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Kolkata to Indore via Raipur
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Kolkata to Indore via Nagpur
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Kolkata to Indore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Kolkata to Indore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kolkata to Indore via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Kolkata to Nagpur
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Kolkata to Pune
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Nagpur
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Kolkata to Surat
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Kolkata to Surat via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Kolkata to Surat via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Kolkata to Surat via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kolkata to Aurangabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Kolkata to Aurangabad via Bhubaneswar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Kolkata to Aurangabad via Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Pune
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Surat
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Kolkata to Surat via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kolkata to Surat via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kolkata to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Indore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Pune
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Pune
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kolkata to Pune via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ajni (AJNI) to Bodwad (BDWD)
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Pachora Junction (PC)
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Udhna Junction (UDN) to Jalgaon Junction (JL)
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Bhusaval Junction (BSL)
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Shalimar (SHM) to Pachora Junction (PC)
Ave. Duration
30h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Aurangabad to Ajanta Caves
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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