There are 5 ways to get from Kanpur to Taj Mahal by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB) Ljn Af Int

$4 - $15

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Bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Agra Jan Rath / ...

$7 - $11

Bus via Auraiya  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Auraiya Volvo
  2. Take the bus from Auraiya to Agra Volvo

$10 - $14

Taxi  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kanpur to Taj Mahal 183.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Taj Mahal 183.9 miles

$29 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kanpur Central (CNB) and arriving at Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Kanpur and Taj Mahal is 242 km. The road distance is 294.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kanpur to Taj Mahal without a car is to train which takes 4 h 56 min and costs .

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The train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB) takes 3 h 48 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Kanpur to Taj Mahal train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kanpur Central (CNB) station.

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The best way to get from Kanpur to Taj Mahal is to train which takes 4 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 42 min.

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Kanpur to Taj Mahal train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Yamuna Bdg Agra (JAB) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kanpur to Taj Mahal is 294 km. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Kanpur to Taj Mahal.

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There are 258+ hotels available in Taj Mahal. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kanpur to Taj Mahal.
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  • Distance: 151.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Kanpur, India and Taj Mahal, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kanpur to Taj Mahal once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 48 min. Alternatively, UPSRTC operates a bus from Kanpur to Taj Mahal every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 5 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kanpur to Agra
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kanpur to Auraiya
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Auraiya to Agra
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kanpur to Taj Mahal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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