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There are 6 ways to get from Melbourne to Musāfir-Khāna by plane, train, taxi or bus

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Fly to Lucknow, train  •  20h 56m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Lucknow (LKO) MEL - LKO
  2. Take the train from Utrahtia to Musafir Khana

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Fly to Rae Bareli, taxi  •  21h 55m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Rae Bareli (BEK) MEL - BEK
  2. Take a taxi from Rae Bareli to Musāfir-Khāna

Fly to Varanasi, train  •  21h 17m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Varanasi (VNS) MEL - VNS
  2. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Musafir Khana

Fly to Kathmandu, bus, taxi  •  27h 44m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Kathmandu (KTM) MEL - KTM
  2. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Faizabad
  3. Take a taxi from Faizabad to Musāfir-Khāna

Fly to Kanpur, train  •  29h 1m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Kanpur (KNU) MEL - KNU
  2. Take the train from Kanpur Central to Musafir Khana

Fly to Gaya, bus, train  •  34h 16m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Gaya (GAY) MEL - GAY
  2. Take the bus from Gaya airport to Patna
  3. Take the train from Patna Jn to Musafir Khana
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Musāfir-Khāna is 1800118797.

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The most affordable way to get from Melbourne to Musāfir-Khāna is to fly and train, which costs $700 - $1,200 and takes 29h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Melbourne to Musāfir-Khāna is to fly and train which costs $650 - $2,400 and takes 20h 56m.

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The distance between Melbourne and Musāfir-Khāna is 9708 km.

It takes approximately 20h 56m to get from Melbourne to Musāfir-Khāna, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Lucknow Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 20m and has one stopover.

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Musāfir-Khāna is 4h 30m behind Melbourne. It is currently 1:16 AM in Melbourne and 8:46 PM in Musāfir-Khāna.

Singapore Airlines, Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Lucknow Airport.

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The best way to get from Melbourne to Melbourne Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $18.

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Map of how to get from Melbourne to Musāfir-Khāna.
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  • Distance: 9707.5 km
  • Duration: 20h 56m

What companies run services between Melbourne, VIC, Australia and Musāfir-Khāna, India?

There is no direct connection from Melbourne to Musāfir-Khāna. However, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Lucknow, take the taxi to Utrahtia, then take the train to Musāfir-Khāna. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Rae Bareli, then take the taxi to Musāfir-Khāna.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Melbourne to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Singapore Changi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Singapore Changi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Colombo, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹2,60,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Singapore Changi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Kuala Lumpur, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹41,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Singapore Changi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Colombo, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹1,90,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Kuala Lumpur, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹39,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Suvarnabhumi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Kuala Lumpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹80,000 - ₹4,00,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹65,000 - ₹2,30,000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Lucknow via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Kuala Lumpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,80,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kathmandu via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,40,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kathmandu via Sydney, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,80,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Colombo, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹2,90,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Doha, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹45,000 - ₹2,10,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Colombo, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₹35,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Colombo, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹35,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Suvarnabhumi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹60,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kanpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
30h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,50,000
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹75,000 - ₹1,90,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,10,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹70,000 - ₹3,50,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Taiwan Taoyuan, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹95,000 - ₹2,80,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
32h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹75,000 - ₹1,90,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Kuala Lumpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹2,70,000
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Doha, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,90,000
Flights from Melbourne to Rae Bareli via Colombo, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹2,80,000
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Hong Kong, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹75,000 - ₹1,90,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Singapore Changi, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,10,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹70,000 - ₹3,50,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Taiwan Taoyuan, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹95,000 - ₹2,80,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Melbourne to Lucknow via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Kuala Lumpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,80,000
Go First
Website
flygofirst.com
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Sydney, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹70,000 - ₹2,20,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Colombo, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹2,80,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Singapore Changi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹1,60,000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Ngurah Rai, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,20,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Phuket, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Singapore Changi, Don Muang
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,30,000
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹70,000 - ₹2,10,000
Flights from Melbourne to Varanasi via Sydney, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹70,000 - ₹2,20,000
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Kathmandu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Melbourne to Kathmandu via Ngurah Rai, Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,30,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Melbourne to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,50,000
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Melbourne to Lucknow via Sydney, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,60,000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to Kathmandu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,30,000
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Melbourne to Kathmandu via Colombo
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹3,30,000
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Melbourne to Gaya via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹65,000 - ₹1,00,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Utrahtia to Musafir Khana
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹150
Third AC (3A)
₹390 - ₹490
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹700
Train from Varanasi Jn to Musafir Khana
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Kanpur Central to Musafir Khana
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Patna Jn to Musafir Khana
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Bus operators
Northern Bus
Phone
8894755055
Email
northerntravels55@gmail.com
Website
northernbuses.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Faizabad
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹1,300 - ₹1,800
Schedules at
northernbuses.com
BSTDC
Website
bstdc.bihar.gov.in
Bus from Gaya airport to Patna
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600
Schedules at
bstdcbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rae Bareli to Musāfir-Khāna
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
₹950 - ₹1,200

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