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Recommended option

Bus to Mumbai, fly  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Shirdi to Mumbai
  2. Fly from Mumbai (BOM) to Varanasi (VNS) BOM - VNS

$86 - $292

Cheapest option

Train  •  23 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kopargaon (KPG) to Varanasi City (BCY) Darbhanga Exp

$31 - $45

2 alternative options

Train to Aurangabad, fly  •  12 h

  1. Take the train from Sanvatsar (SNVR) to Mukundawadi Ha (MKDD)
  2. Fly from Aurangabad (IXU) to Varanasi (VNS) IXU - VNS

$114 - $529

Drive  •  18 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Shirdi to Varanasi 804 miles

$130 - $190

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Shirdi to Varanasi twice a week. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 23 h 23 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
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
Flights from Aurangabad to Varanasi via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Aurangabad to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
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
Flights from Aurangabad to Varanasi via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
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
Flights from Aurangabad to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mumbai to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Sanvatsar (SNVR) to Mukundawadi Ha (MKDD)
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kopargaon (KPG) to Varanasi City (BCY)
Ave. Duration
23 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Shirdi and Varanasi is 1071 km. The road distance is 1286 km.

The cheapest way to get from Shirdi to Varanasi is to train which costs ₹2,100 - ₹3,100 and takes 23 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Shirdi to Varanasi is to bus and fly which takes 11 h 27 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹20,000.

It takes approximately 11 h 27 min to get from Shirdi to Varanasi, including transfers.