There are 3 ways to get from Varanasi to Manali by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Madras (MAA) VNS - MAA
  2. Take the bus from Wheels India RD. JN. to Manali

$88 - $179

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Train  •  37 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Chennai Central (MAS) Cpr-Mas Ganga Kaveri

$36 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Manali 1153.6 miles

$180 - $280

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The distance between Varanasi and Manali is 1381 km. The road distance is 1845.8 km.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Manali without a car is to train which takes 37 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Varanasi to Manali, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Varanasi Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varanasi to Manali is 1846 km. It takes approximately 26 h 9 min to drive from Varanasi to Manali.

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Jet Airways, SriLankan Airlines, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Varanasi Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 638+ hotels available in Manali. Prices start at $16 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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Map of how to get from Varanasi to Manali.
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  • Distance: 863.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Varanasi, India and Manali, Tamil Nadu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Varanasi to Manali twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 37 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Jaipur
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Colombo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Varanasi to Madras via Colombo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $4,200
Train operators
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Wheels India RD. JN. to Manali
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org

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