COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply in India. Learn More.

There are 8 ways to get from Varanasi to Kasol by plane, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Kulu  •  11h 39m

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

₹3,813 - ₹9,856

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  26h 7m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Chandigarh 22355
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Manīkaran 542,822

₹1,005 - ₹1,794

6 alternative options

Fly to Simla, taxi  •  16h 6m

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Simla (SLV) VNS - SLV
  2. Take a taxi from Simla to Kasol

₹7,413 - ₹14,106

Train, bus, taxi via Chandīgarh  •  24h 12m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Chandigarh
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Dehra 596
  3. Take a taxi from Dehra to Kasol

₹2,402 - ₹2,952

Train, bus, taxi  •  24h 47m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Nangal Dam
  2. Take the bus from Una to Dehra 596 / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Dehra to Kasol

₹2,743 - ₹3,359

Train, bus via Kullu  •  26h 45m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Chandigarh 22355
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Kullu

₹1,609 - ₹2,067

Bus  •  33h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Varanasi to Mathura
  2. Take the bus from Mathura to Kaushambi
  3. Take the bus from Delhi Isbt Kashmere Gate to Manikaran

₹1,499 - ₹3,300

Drive  •  19h 21m

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Kasol 1366.8 km

₹10,000 - ₹16,000

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in India

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in India. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for India.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for India.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for India due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for India

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in India from June 1.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for India

International flights leaving India are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for India

Last updated: July 8 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Kasol is to train and bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,800 and takes 26h 7m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Kasol is to fly which costs ₹3,800 - ₹10,000 and takes 11h 39m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Varanasi to Kasol. However, there are services departing from Varanasi and arriving at Manikaran via Mathura, Anand Vihar ISBT Main Road and Delhi Isbt Kashmere Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 55m.

More details

The distance between Varanasi and Kasol is 928 km. The road distance is 1366.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Varanasi to Kasol without a car is to train and bus and taxi via Chandīgarh which takes 24h 12m and costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,000.

More details

It takes approximately 11h 39m to get from Varanasi to Kasol, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Varanasi to Kasol is to fly which takes 11h 39m and costs ₹3,800 - ₹10,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,500 - ₹3,300 and takes 33h 55m.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Varanasi Airport to Kulu Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 45m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Varanasi to Kasol bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at Manikaran station.

More details

Map of how to get from Varanasi to Kasol.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 928.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 39m

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

Air India Limited, Helitrans and four other airlines fly from Varanasi to Kasol hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Varanasi to Kasol via Mathura, Kaushambi, Anand Vihar ISBT Main Road, ISBT Bridge, and Delhi Isbt Kashmere Gate in around 33h 55m.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹10,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Delhi, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹11,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Kolkata, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹9,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Ahmedabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹12,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Bhubaneswar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹8,500
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Kolkata, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹10,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹8,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Ahmedabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹12,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹10,000
Flights from Varanasi to Simla via Bhubaneswar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Varanasi Jn to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹420 - ₹460
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varanasi Jn to Nangal Dam
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹460 - ₹500
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Dehra
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹260 - ₹360
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Una to Dehra
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹160
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Manīkaran
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹390 - ₹1,100
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Delhi Isbt Kashmere Gate to Manikaran
Ave. Duration
13h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹650 - ₹1,200
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chandigarh to Kullu
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
UPSRTC
Bus from Varanasi to Mathura
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹1,700
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Mathura to Kaushambi
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹300 - ₹470
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Simla to Kasol
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹5,500
Tour 2 Himachal
Phone
+91 98 16 24 37 42
Website
tour2himachal.com
Shimla Taxi
Phone
+91 70 18 64 78 20
Website
shimlataxi.in
Himanchal Taxi
Phone
+91 76 50 00 48 48

Want to know more about travelling around India

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Varanasi to Kasol is 1367 km. It takes approximately 19h 21m to drive from Varanasi to Kasol.

Get driving directions

GoAir, Spicejet, Air India Limited and two other airlines offer flights from Varanasi Airport to Kulu Airport.

Search flights

There are 236+ hotels available in Kasol. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

More details

The best way to get from Varanasi to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs ₹500 - ₹650.

More details