If you have less time in hand then plan your trip to Agra on flight. Agra has its own airport, which is a military base, located at 12.5 kms from the main city. If you are travelling by air, you can get a direct flight to Agra from New Delhi. Indian airlines have regular flights to the city.
You may book the tickets online through the portal or you can contact us for all flight ticket booking.
Get on a road trip to Agra to enjoy pleasant scenic beauty along with a quick journey to Taj Mahal. You have numerous cab services that take you to Agra. You can opt for a personalized tour with a private car and driver to travel to and fro. There are regular bus services available as well that take you to the city. You can board a bus from Delhi, Mathura, Jaipur and Fatehpur Sikri to reach Agra; bus is always the more economical way to reach Taj Mahal than flights and trains.
We provide private air condition car with all the facilities, You can go via roads it is a journey of just 3.5 to 4 hours from Delhi. The new modern highways which take you to Agra are:
From Delhi: NH2 (200 km)
From Jaipur: Number 11 (240 km)
From Gwalior: NH2 (120 km)
From Lucknow: NH2 (285 km)
There are three railway stations and a number of super fast trains that are connected from the important cities of India to Agra. While the Agra cantonment is the main railway station of the city, Raja-ki-Mandi and Agra Fort are the other railway stations of Agra. You can enjoy a luxurious train tour on Palace on Wheels to the city, while Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Taj Express help you reach Agra in very less time. Agra is a junction between the metropolitan cities of Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai and hence easily accessible via trains.
Travelling on train to Taj Mahal takes you through varied landscapes and the journey becomes interesting as you can interact with the locals and get to know more about the folklores surrounding Taj Mahal. You will not feel the stress of travel on the premium trains like Palace on Wheels; from ultimate modern amenities to world class cuisines, the train tour itself becomes memorable.
With the online booking facility of Indian railways, it is hassle free affair. You also have several booking agents at India who can help you with the tickets. Via rails, it is a journey of just 2 to 3 hours to Agra.
Taj Mahal is the pride of Agra and hence there are numerous transport facilities available within the city which takes you to the monument. If you want to pass the markets and feel the local life while travelling to Taj Mahal, you may hire a rickshaw. Tempo, taxi and auto-rickshaw are the faster modes of transport to reach Taj Mahal.
If you want to tour all by your own then hire a bicycle to explore the place. As fuel based vehicles are not permitted within the vicinity of Taj Mahal hence battery operated buses and horse driven tongas are also used to reach Taj Mahal. Riding on horse driven tongas is a unique experience and as the vehicle runs through the old lanes of Agra, you seem to travel back in time.
Hence when in India do not miss a visit to Agra, which is studded with the gems of Mughal architecture, including Taj Mahal.