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There are 5 ways to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves by train, night bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 38 min

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

$21 - $34

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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

$55 - $75

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pune to Ajanta Caves 205 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, taxi  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Aurangabad (IXU) PNQ - IXU
  2. Take a taxi from Aurangabad to Ajanta Caves

$80 - $365

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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.

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

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

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The best way to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves without a car is to train which takes 8 h 38 min and costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pune Airport to Aurangabad Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pune to Ajanta Caves is 328 km. It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to drive from Pune to Ajanta Caves.

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Jet Lite, Vistara, Air India Limited and Jet Airways offer flights from Pune Airport to Aurangabad Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Ajanta Caves. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pune to Pune Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ₹180 - ₹220.

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Map of how to get from Pune to Ajanta Caves.
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  • Distance: 186 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 38 min

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 $7 - $17 and the journey takes 7 h 28 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Pune to Aurangabad via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Pune to Aurangabad via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Pune to Aurangabad via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Pune to Aurangabad via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Pune to Aurangabad via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Pune to Ajanta Caves
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
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

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