How to Reach PrayagrajAlso known as Prayag, Allahabad is a popular pilgrimage destination of India. Located in southern Uttar Pradesh, the city was ranked the third most livable city in the state in the year 2013. Some of the city’s must visit tourist places include Triveni Sangam Allahabad, Hanuman Mandir, Khusro Bagh, Allahabad Museum, Minto Park, Ashoka Pillar, Benimadhav Temple etc. Being an important business and leisure destination, Allahabad is well-connected to other major Indian cities by air, road and rail.
How to Reach Allahabad by Air
Allahabad Airport is located at Bamrauli, about 12 km away from the city centre. It connects the city to major domestic destinations like Delhi, Mumbai, Lucknow and Varanasi.
How to Reach Allahabad by Road
Buses operated by Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) connects Allahabad to all the major north Indian cities including Delhi, Lucknow, Varanasi, Meerut, Jhansi etc.
How to Reach Allahabad by Rail
Allahabad has four major railway stations viz. Allahabad Junction, Prayag Station, City Station at Rambagh and Daraganj Station. By rail, the city is connected to all major Indian cities such as Agra, Bareilly, Kolkata, Delhi, Aligarh, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Pune, Kanpur, Lucknow, Jaipur etc.
How to reach Prayagraj by Air
Allahabad has its own airport. It is only 12 km away from the main city. The other nearby Airports are based in Varanasi, Lucknow and Kanpur. You can easily book flights to Allahabad.
Nearest Airport : Allahabad Airport, Prayagraj
How to reach Prayagraj by Rail
Allahabad Junction is one of the major junctions in Northern India and there are many trains that connect it to several other places such as Delhi, Mumbai, Lucknow, Bhopal, Kolkata and Jaipur. Four important railway stations of Allahabad are City Station at Rambagh, Daraganj Station, Prayag Station and Allahabad Station.
How to reach Prayagraj by Road
Allahabad is 207 km from Kanpur, 238 km from Lucknow, 633 km from New Delhi, 677 km from Bhopal and 686 km from Jaipur. It is well connected with other cities like Gorakhpur, Varnanasi, Jhansi etc. by Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation. You can take buses from Allahabad to Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur, Gorakhpur and other cities.
Altitude98 meters above sea level
Best SeasonOctober - March
LANGUAGESHindi, Urdu, English