Lucknow to Allahabad
The distance between Lucknow and Allahabad, is almost 200 km and it takes more or less four hours of driving, to reach Allahabad from Lucknow. There are many trains and buses that run between these two places, but the best way to travel to Allahabad from Lucknow, is by driving your own vehicle. Though heavy traffic can make driving difficult sometimes, the roads are in good condition and the journey can be a memorable one. From Lucknow, take the NH – 24B and drive for 43 km to reach Bachhrawan and 23 km more on same road to Raebareli. Continue on the NH – 24B to reach Kunda, 73 km away from Raebareli. From Kunda, Allahabad is just 53 km.
Transport options from Lucknow to Allahabad
Lucknow to Allahabad By Car: Hire a cab from Lucknow to Allahabad, which takes around 4 hours. Cost of cab ranges from INR14 to INR39 per kilometre, depending upon the type of car. This mode of transport is suitable while travelling in groups and with families, kids and seniors.
Lucknow to Allahabad By Bus: Take a direct bus from Lucknow to Allahabad, which takes around four and a half hours. Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) operates several A/C, Non A/C, Volvo and deluxe buses on this route. The Leader Road Bus Stand or Allahabad bus stand is located at a distance of around 2 km from the Allahabad city centre. The city centre can be reached via buses, auto-rickshaws, rickshaws and cabs. Economical and ideal for individual travellers, backpackers and youngsters.
Lucknow to Allahabad By Train: Take a direct train from Lucknow Junction to Allahabad Junction that takes around 5 hours. Allahabad Junction is located at a distance of around 4 km from the city centre. Take taxi, bus, rickshaw or cab to reach the city centre from the junction. This mode is ideal for travelling with families and seniors.