There are 4 ways to get from Mumbai to Varanasi by plane, train, bus 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 45 min

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

$76 - $279

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Thāne to Agra 3
  2. Take the bus from Agra to Varanasi Volvo

$18 - $46

2 alternative options

Train  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lokmanyatilak T (LTT) to Varanasi Junction (BSB) Darbhanga Exp / ...

$30 - $45

Drive  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Mumbai to Varanasi 926.3 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mumbai to Varanasi is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹3,100 and takes 2 days 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Mumbai to Varanasi is to fly which takes 3 h 45 min and costs ₹5,000 - ₹19,000.

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lokmanyatilak T (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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What companies run services between Mumbai, India and Varanasi, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Mumbai to Varanasi every 3 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Mumbai to Varanasi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 25 h 40 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
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
Train operators
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Thāne to Agra
Ave. Duration
24 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $30
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
UPSRTC
Bus from Agra to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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