There are 5 ways to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi by plane, train or car

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Fly to Varanasi  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Varanasi (VNS) VTZ - VNS

₹5,452 - ₹10,685

Cheapest option

Train via Bhubaneswar  •  26h

  1. Take the train from Simhachalam North to Bhubaneswar 12246
  2. Take the train from Bhubaneswar to Kashi 12875

₹975 - ₹1,098

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Fly to Patna, train  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Visakhapatnam (VTZ) to Patna (PAT) VTZ - PAT
  2. Take the train from Ara to Pt.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Jn.

₹4,372 - ₹12,390

Train  •  37h 45m

  1. Take the train from Visakhapatnam to Vijayawada Jn 12805 / ...
  2. Take the train from Vijayawada Jn to Varanasi Jn 12669 / ...

₹1,244 - ₹1,439

Drive  •  16h 24m

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi 1087.1 km

₹8,000 - ₹12,000

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The cheapest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is to train via Bhubaneswar which costs ₹950 - ₹1,100 and takes 26h.

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The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is to fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹11,000 and takes 4h 7m.

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The distance between Visakhapatnam and Varanasi is 849 km. The road distance is 1087.1 km.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi without a car is to train via Bhubaneswar which takes 26h and costs ₹950 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is to fly which takes 4h 7m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹11,000. Alternatively, you can train via Bhubaneswar, which costs ₹950 - ₹1,100 and takes 26h.

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There is no direct flight from Visakhapatnam Airport to Varanasi Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is 1087 km. It takes approximately 16h 24m to drive from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi.

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AirAsia India, Vistara, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Visakhapatnam Airport to Varanasi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi.
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  • Distance: 849.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 7m

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

Spicejet, Air India Limited and four other airlines fly from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Simhachalam North and Bhubaneswar in around 26h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹11,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹18,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹11,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹16,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹18,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹17,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Vijayawada, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹14,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Delhi, Gaya
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹20,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹18,000
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 Ara to Pt.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Jn.
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹125 - ₹140
Book at
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Train from Simhachalam North to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹250
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bhubaneswar to Kashi
Ave. Duration
18h 54m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹450 - ₹500
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Visakhapatnam to Vijayawada Jn
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹190 - ₹220
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vijayawada Jn to Varanasi Jn
Ave. Duration
30h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹700 - ₹800
Book at
irctc.co.in

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There are 450+ hotels available in Varanasi. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ₹450 - ₹550.

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