There are 5 ways to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 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  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Dehra Dun (DED) LKO - DED

$42 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Charbagh to Haridwar Volvo / ...

$10

3 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lucknow (LKO) to Raiwala (RWL) Doon Exp / ...

$11 - $23

Taxi  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 325.6 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 325.6 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh is to bus which costs ₹688 and takes 17 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh is to fly which costs ₹2,900 - ₹11,000 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Lucknow and Rishīkesh is 445 km. The road distance is 520.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucknow to Rishīkesh. However, there are services departing from Charbagh and arriving at Rishikesh via Haridwar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 47 min.

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What companies run services between Lucknow, India and Rishīkesh, India?

IndiGo Airlines and Jet Airways fly from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 4 times a day. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Lucknow to Rishīkesh twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $20 and the journey takes 11 h 23 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Charbagh to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Lucknow to Rishīkesh
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Flash Cabs
Phone
+91 52 24 646464
Website
flashcabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 522 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in

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