There are 6 ways to get from Varanasi to Agra by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Agra (AGR) VNS - AGR

$63 - $610

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Bus  •  23 h

  1. Take the bus from Varanasi to Agra Volvo

$6 - $11

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Train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Agra Fort (AF) Marudhar Exp / ...

$10 - $20

Bus via Lucknow Charbagh Station  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Varanasi to Pratapghar
  2. Take the bus from Pratapghar to Lucknow Charbagh station
  3. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Agra

$13 - $22

Taxi  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varanasi to Agra 381.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Agra 381.9 miles

$60 - $90

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Varanasi and arriving at Agra. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Varanasi Junction (BSB) and arriving at Agra Fort (AF). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

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The distance between Varanasi and Agra is 539 km. The road distance is 611 km.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Agra without a car is to train which takes 11 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Varanasi to Agra, including transfers.

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Varanasi to Agra bus services, operated by UPSRTC, depart from Varanasi station.

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Varanasi to Agra train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Varanasi Junction (BSB) station.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Agra is to fly which takes 1 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 55 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 14 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Varanasi Airport to Agra Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Varanasi to Agra bus services, operated by UPSRTC, arrive at Agra station.

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  • Distance: 337.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

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

Air India Limited flies from Varanasi to Agra 3 times a week. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Varanasi to Agra twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Agra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Varanasi to Pratapghar
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Pratapghar to Lucknow Charbagh station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Agra
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Varanasi to Agra
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Varanasi to Agra
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Varanasi to Agra train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Agra Fort (AF) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varanasi to Agra is 611 km. It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to drive from Varanasi to Agra.

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Air India Limited offers flights from Varanasi Airport to Agra Airport.

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There are 259+ hotels available in Agra. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs .

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