Varanasi to Agra

Varanasi to Agra

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Refundable
18:15
Varanasi Jn
12h 25m ride in train #04865
06:40
+1
Agra Fort
Refundable
18:15
Varanasi Jn
12h 25m ride in train #04863
06:40
+1
Agra Fort
Instant Refundable Fastest
19:16
Varanasi
12h 15m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:31
+1
Agra

From Varanasi Jn to Agra by train

Refundable
18:15
Varanasi Jn
12h 25m ride in train #04863
06:40
+1
Agra Fort
Refundable
18:15
Varanasi Jn
12h 25m ride in train #04865
06:40
+1
Agra Fort

From Varanasi to Agra by bus

Instant Refundable Fastest
19:16
Varanasi
12h 15m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:31
+1
Agra

Varanasi to Agra Schedule

Varanasi to Agra Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Indian Railways IR 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper 09:45 - 20:20₹ 1,370
Indian Railways IR 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 10:10 - 00:25₹ 1,810
Indian Railways 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 16:35 - 05:20₹ 425
Indian Railways IR 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 16:40 - 05:40₹ 1,405
Indian Railways 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 18:15 - 06:40₹ 1,760
Indian Railways IR 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 18:15 - 06:10₹ 1,355
Sanjay Travels AC Sleeper 19:16 - 07:31₹ 1,156
Indian Railways IR 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 21:55 - 07:25₹ 1,380
Sethi Yatra AC Seater 22:00 - 09:50₹ 2,310

Transportation from Varanasi to Agra

How to get from Varanasi to Agra

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

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. 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 9,689. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as INR 265.

How far is Varanasi from Agra?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Varanasi to Agra. Your trip will be a total of 394 miles (633 km). The flying distance is 370 miles (595 km).

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

The travel time from Varanasi to Agra can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 10 to 26 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Varanasi to Agra 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 265 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 9,689.

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

  • Train tickets - INR 266 to INR 1,864;
  • Bus tickets - INR 1,154 to INR 2,308;
  • Plane tickets - INR 8,079 to INR 9,677;

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

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

  • Flights from Varanasi to Agra depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 19:16 - you can also take a bus as late as 22:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Varanasi to Agra. 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 8,079.

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 Varanasi to Agra
Go Air, IndiGo, SpiceJet

Buses

Taking a bus from Varanasi to Agra 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.

Trains

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 Varanasi to Agra

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Varanasi to Agra? 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:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.