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There are 4 ways to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  5h 11m

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

₹5,421 - ₹7,647

Cheapest option

Train via Jatani  •  26h 30m

  1. Take the train from Visakhapatnam to Vizianagram Jn
  2. Take the train from Vizianagram Jn to Khurda Road Jn
  3. Take the train from Khurda Road Jn to Kashi

₹1,100 - ₹1,244

2 alternative options

Train  •  29h 13m

  1. Take the train from Visakhapatnam to Patna Jn 22643 / ...
  2. Take the train from Patna Jn to Pt.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Jn. 03391 / ...

₹1,120 - ₹1,264

Drive  •  16h 23m

  1. Drive from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi 1086.1 km

₹8,000 - ₹12,000

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The cheapest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is to train via Jatani which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,300 and takes 26h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is to fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹8,000 and takes 5h 11m.

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The distance between Visakhapatnam and Varanasi is 849 km. The road distance is 1086.1 km.

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi without a car is to train via Jatani which takes 26h 30m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m 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 5h 11m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹8,000. Alternatively, you can train via Jatani, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,300 and takes 26h 30m.

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There is no direct flight from Visakhapatnam Airport to Varanasi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Visakhapatnam to Varanasi is 1086 km. It takes approximately 16h 23m to drive from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi.

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GoAir, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Visakhapatnam Airport to Varanasi Airport.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Varanasi. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi.
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  • Distance: 849.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 11m

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

IndiGo Airlines, GoAir and Spicejet fly from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Visakhapatnam, Vizianagram Jn, and Khurda Road Jn in around 26h 30m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Nagpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹11,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹11,000
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 Visakhapatnam to Vizianagram Jn
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹95
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Vizianagram Jn to Khurda Road Jn
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹200 - ₹220
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Khurda Road Jn to Kashi
Ave. Duration
19h 13m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
₹460 - ₹510
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Visakhapatnam to Patna Jn
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
₹560 - ₹610
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Patna Jn to Pt.Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Jn.
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹160
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia

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The best way to get from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs ₹420 - ₹500.

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