There are 4 ways to get from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya by train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train via Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS)  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS) to Gaya Junction (GAYA) Sdah Rajdhani Exp / ...

$8 - $24

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Kashi (KEI) to Gaya Junction (GAYA) Gangasatluj Exp / ...

$7 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya 151.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya 151.5 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya is to train which costs ₹480 - ₹1,400 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya is to train which costs ₹550 - ₹1,700 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Varanasi and Bodh Gaya is 211 km. The road distance is 242.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya, including transfers.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kashi (KEI) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Varanasi to Bodh Gaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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