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There are 7 ways to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya 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.

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Fly Dehra Dun to Patna, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Patna (PAT) DED - PAT
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)

$77 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  27 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Charbagh
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Varanasi
  3. Take the train from Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)

$20 - $46

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Fly Dehra Dun to Gaya  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Gaya (GAY) DED - GAY

$109 - $562

Train to Delhi, fly to Gaya  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Gaya (GAY) DEL - GAY

$86 - $3,924

Fly Dehra Dun to Ranchi, train  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Ranchi (IXR) DED - IXR
  2. Take the train from Ranchi (RNC) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)

$81 - $332

Train  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Raiwala (RWL) to Gaya Junction (GAYA) Doon Exp

$24 - $34

Drive  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya 652 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya is to train which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,500 and takes 24 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya is to fly which costs ₹8,000 - ₹42,000 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The distance between Rishīkesh and Bodh Gaya is 893 km. The road distance is 1043.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya without a car is to train which takes 24 h 32 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya is to fly which takes 6 h 7 min and costs ₹8,000 - ₹42,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,500 and takes 24 h 32 min.

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There is no direct flight from Dehra Dun Airport to Patna Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya is 1043 km. It takes approximately 15 h 13 min to drive from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya.

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Helitrans, Air India Limited, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Dehra Dun Airport to Patna Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Bodh Gaya. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya.
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  • Distance: 558.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

What companies run services between Rishīkesh, India and Bodh Gaya, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya once daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Rishīkesh to Bodh Gaya once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 24 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Delhi, Ranchi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Flights from Dehra Dun to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Dehra Dun to Ranchi via Delhi, Patna
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Dehra Dun to Ranchi via Delhi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Flights from Dehra Dun to Gaya via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Delhi to Gaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $950
Flights from Dehra Dun to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Dehra Dun to Gaya via Delhi, Paro
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ranchi (RNC) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raiwala (RWL) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Haridwar to Charbagh
Ave. Duration
16 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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The best way to get from Rishīkesh to Dehra Dun Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs ₹500 - ₹650.

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