There are 3 ways to get from Mumbai to Varanasi by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Mumbai (BOM) to Varanasi (VNS) BOM - VNS

$76 - $278

Cheapest option

Train  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to Varanasi Junction (BSB) Ltt-Dbg Exp / ...

$24 - $35

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Drive  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Mumbai to Varanasi 926.3 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Mumbai to Varanasi is to train which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,400 and takes 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mumbai to Varanasi is to fly which costs ₹5,500 - ₹21,000 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) and arriving at Varanasi Junction (BSB). Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 h 40 min.

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The distance between Mumbai and Varanasi is 1260 km. The road distance is 1482 km.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Varanasi without a car is to train which takes 25 h 40 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,400.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Mumbai to Varanasi, including transfers.

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Mumbai to Varanasi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) station.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Varanasi is to fly which takes 3 h 45 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹21,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,400 and takes 25 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Mumbai Airport to Varanasi Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Mumbai to Varanasi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Varanasi Junction (BSB) station.

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Map of how to get from Mumbai to Varanasi.
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  • Distance: 787.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Mumbai, India and Varanasi, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and three other airlines fly from Mumbai to Varanasi every 2 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Mumbai to Varanasi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 25 h 40 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
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