There are 9 ways to get from Varanasi to Naini Tāl by plane, train, bus, 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

Fly Varanasi to Pantnagar  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Pantnagar (PGH) VNS - PGH

$127 - $571

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Lal Kuan (LKU) Hwh Lku Exp

$19 - $30

7 alternative options

Fly Varanasi to Delhi, train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Delhi (DEL) VNS - DEL
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Haldwani (HDW)

$56 - $180

Fly Varanasi to Dehra Dun, train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Dehra Dun (DED) VNS - DED
  2. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Ramnagar (RMR)

$83 - $242

Bus to Allahabad, fly to Delhi, train  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Pandewara to Zero Road
  2. Fly from Allahabad (IXD) to Delhi (DEL) IXD - DEL
  3. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Haldwani (HDW)

$66 - $294

Fly Varanasi to Agra, train  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Agra (AGR) VNS - AGR
  2. Take the train from Idgah Agra Junction (IDH) to Lal Kuan (LKU)

$76 - $638

Bus, taxi  •  15 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Varanasi to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Rampur
  3. Take a taxi from Rampur to Naini Tāl

$31 - $35

Taxi  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varanasi to Naini Tāl 398.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Naini Tāl 398.2 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Naini Tāl is to train which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,100 and takes 13 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Naini Tāl is to fly which takes 6 h 35 min and costs ₹8,500 - ₹39,000.

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The distance between Varanasi and Naini Tāl is 559 km. The road distance is 637 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Varanasi to Naini Tāl, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Varanasi, India and Naini Tāl, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Helitrans and two other airlines fly from Varanasi to Naini Tāl twice daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Varanasi to Naini Tāl once a week. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 13 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Pantnagar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Varanasi to Pantnagar via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Varanasi to Pantnagar via Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Varanasi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Allahabad to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Flights from Varanasi to Agra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Varanasi to Pantnagar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Varanasi to Pantnagar via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Varanasi to Pantnagar via Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Allahabad to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Varanasi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Varanasi to Delhi via Jaipur
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Varanasi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Varanasi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Haldwani (HDW)
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Ramnagar (RMR)
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Idgah Agra Junction (IDH) to Lal Kuan (LKU)
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Lal Kuan (LKU)
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Pandewara to Zero Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Varanasi to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Rampur
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Rampur to Naini Tāl
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24

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