Varanasi has a domestic airport, which receives frequent flights from various major cities like Mumbai, Delhi and others. Those who are planning to visit Varanasi from an international location usually choose Delhi international airport. It takes a little more than an hour to fly from Delhi to Varanasi. Other international
The country is well connected with each other by rail. Varanasi has two main stations namely the Varanasi Railway Station and Kashi Railway Station. These stations receive frequent trains from surrounding cities and direct trains from Delhi, Agra, Mumbai and other important cities.
The railway station is just 4 km away from the Dasaswamedh Ghat where the famous Ganga Aarti takes place. From the railway station, you can hire auto rickshaw, car or auto to reach up to Godaulia. No vehicle can scale the city beyond Godaulia. From Godaulia, you can reach the market and the ghats on foot in five to ten minutes.
Many private and public buses run from various cities to Varanasi directly or pass through Varanasi. You can also hire cabs from various destinations to reach the spot.Distance between top cities and Varanasi :