Select from 5 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Pachora Junction (PC) Pune Bsl Exp / ...

$24 - $38

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Pune to Ajanta

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pune to Ajanta Caves 205 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pune to Ajanta Caves 205 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly, taxi  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Thane (TNA)
  2. Fly from Mumbai (BOM) to Aurangabad (IXU) BOM - IXU
  3. Take a taxi from Aurangabad to Ajanta Caves

$54 - $200

What companies run services between Pune, India and Ajanta Caves, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Pune to Ajanta Caves 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 8 h 43 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Aurangabad
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Aurangabad
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mumbai to Aurangabad
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Pune to Ajanta Caves
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 20 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Wings Radio Cabs
Phone
+91 20 40 10 01 00
Website
wingsradiocabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pune and Ajanta Caves is 298 km. The road distance is 328 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves is to night bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 7 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves is to taxi which takes 4 h 45 min and costs ₹4,300 - ₹5,500.

It takes approximately 9 h 54 min to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves, including transfers.