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There are 5 ways to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Kulu  •  12h 18m

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Kulu (KUU) VNS - KUU

$176 - $770

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Bus  •  34h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Varanasi to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Take the bus from Charbagh to Dehradun
  3. Take the bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 912

$21 - $36

3 alternative options

Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Dehra Dun (DED) VNS - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Nāhan

$78 - $224

Train, taxi  •  21h 43m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Nangal Dam (NLDM) Koaa-Nangaldam Wkly Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Nangal Dam (NLDM) to Barwāla

$48 - $65

Drive  •  17h 53m

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Barwāla 810.6 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh is to bus which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,700 and takes 34h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh is to fly and taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹17,000 and takes 5h 44m.

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The distance between Varanasi and Himachal Pradesh is 929 km. The road distance is 1297 km.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh without a car is to train and taxi which takes 21h 43m and costs ₹3,500 - ₹4,800.

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It takes approximately 12h 18m to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh is to fly which takes 12h 18m and costs ₹13,000 - ₹60,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,700 and takes 34h 19m.

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There is no direct flight from Varanasi Airport to Kulu Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh is 1297 km. It takes approximately 17h 53m to drive from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh.

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Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and Helitrans offer flights from Varanasi Airport to Kulu Airport.

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There are 197+ hotels available in Himachal Pradesh. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Varanasi to Himachal Pradesh.
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  • Distance: 580.8 miles
  • Duration: 12h 18m

What companies run services between Varanasi, India and Himachal Pradesh, India?

Air India Limited, Helitrans and two other airlines fly from Varanasi to Mandi hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Varanasi to Barwāla via Lucknow Charbagh Station, Charbagh, Dehradun, Dehradun, and McLeod Ganj in around 34h 19m.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Lucknow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Varanasi to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Charbagh to Dehradun
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dehra Dun to Nāhan
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
GTS Cabs
Phone
+91 8191008191
Website
gtscab.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 22m and costs ₹460 - ₹550.

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