Prayagraj (Allahabad) to Varanasi

Prayagraj (Allahabad) to Varanasi distance is 121 kms and its takes approx 3 hrs by road. Out of the 1 reviews shared by travellers, respectively.

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Journey Overview

The distance between Allahabad and Varanasi, is just 130 km. It takes not more than three hours, to reach Varanasi from Allahabad, by road. One just needs to follow the NH 2 from Allahabad, which leads straight to Varanasi. From Allahabad, take NH 2 towards Handia, Handia is just 45 km and takes almost an hour to reach. Continue on the NH 2, crossing Gopi Gunj and reach Ghosia Bazar, which is 37 km from Handia. Continue on NH2 for 42 km more, to reach Varanasi Railway Station.

Transport options from Allahabad to Varanasi

Allahabad to Varanasi By Car: Hire a cab or take a car from Allahabad to Varanasi, which takes around 3 hours. The cost of cab ranges from INR7 to INR24 per kilometre, depending upon the type of car. Ideal for families, seniors and kids.

Allahabad to Varanasi By Bus: Take a bus from Allahabad to Varanasi, which takes about 3 hours. The Varanasi Bus Depot is located at a distance of around 6 km from the city centre that can be covered by taxi, bus or auto-rickshaw. Travelling by bus is economical and recommended for individual travellers and youngsters.

Allahabad to Varanasi By Train: Take a direct train from Allahabad to Varanasi, which takes around three and a half hours. Varanasi Junction is located at a distance of about 2 km from the city centre and can be reached by taxi, auto-rickshaw or bus. Travelling by train is ideal for group travellers and families.

Return: Varanasi to Prayagraj (Allahabad)

Travel by Car/Taxi

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica A/C 9 1053
Chevrolet Tavera A/C 12 1404
Toyota Qualis A/C 12 1404
Ford Ikon A/C 15 1755
Hyundai Accent A/C 15 1755
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Travel by Train

Darbhanga Express (11033) Origin: Pune Junction
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16:20 20:08
Pa Gorakhpur Express (11037) Origin: Pune Junction
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16:20 19:45
Maharashtra Exp (11039) Origin: Shahu Maharaj Terminus
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08:35 13:08
Dikshabhoomi Ex (11045) Origin: Shahu Maharaj Terminus
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01:25 04:40
Muzaffarpur Exp (11061) Origin: Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus
Departure Arrival
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11:05 14:18

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