There are 6 ways to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  3 h 20 min

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

$42 - $159

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Bus  •  17 h 47 min

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

$9 - $14

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Train  •  11 h 58 min

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

$11 - $22

Bus via Sitapur  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Charbagh to Sitapur Ac3*2
  2. Take the bus from Sitapur to Haridwar Ac 3*2 / ...

$12 - $20

Taxi  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 325.6 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 325.6 miles

$50 - $80

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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 Sitapur and Haridwar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 32 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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The best way to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh without a car is to train which takes 11 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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Lucknow to Rishīkesh bus services, operated by UPSRTC, depart from Charbagh station.

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The best way to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 58 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 13 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Lucknow Airport to Dehra Dun Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucknow to Rishīkesh is 521 km. It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to drive from Lucknow to Rishīkesh.

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Air India Limited, Helitrans, Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Lucknow Airport to Dehra Dun Airport.

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Map of how to get from Lucknow to Rishīkesh.
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  • Distance: 278.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

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

IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways and two other airlines fly from Lucknow to Rishīkesh 4 times a day. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Lucknow to Rishīkesh twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 11 h 43 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 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
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Charbagh to Sitapur
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Sitapur to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Charbagh to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Lucknow to Rishīkesh
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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There are 444+ hotels available in Rishīkesh. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lucknow to Lucknow Airport is to subway which takes 15 min and costs .

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