Agra to Lucknow

Agra to Lucknow

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Transportation from Agra to Lucknow

How to get from Agra to Lucknow

When you want to get from Agra to Lucknow, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Bus. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about INR 15,251. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as INR 192.

How far is Agra from Lucknow?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Agra to Lucknow. Your trip will be a total of 239 miles (383 km). The flying distance is 183 miles (294 km).

How long does it take to get from Agra to Lucknow?

The travel time from Agra to Lucknow can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 26 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Agra to Lucknow?

The cost of the trip from Agra to Lucknow varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Indian Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as INR 192 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as INR 15,251.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Agra to Lucknow:

  • Train tickets - INR 225 to INR 1,202;
  • Bus tickets - INR 526 to INR 7,814;
  • Plane tickets - INR 14,650 to INR 15,251;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from INR 10,143 to INR 12,397.

How many trips per day are there between Agra and Lucknow?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 00:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:59. There are 119 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 28 trains per day.
  • Flights from Agra to Lucknow depart during the day - there are approximately 3 departures a day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Agra to Lucknow any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Agra to Lucknow. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is INR 14,650.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Agra to Lucknow


Taking a bus from Agra to Lucknow is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Agra to Lucknow. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as INR 10,143.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Agra to Lucknow

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Agra to Lucknow? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 50% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 40% users took a plane.
  • 10% decided to catch a taxi.