Travel directions to arrive at HRI:
The nearest international airport to Allahabad is Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi which is well-connected to most of the major cities of the world.
Allahabad: The nearest airport to HRI is Bamrauli Airport, Allahabad. Air India operates just a single flight (AI 9801) on all days except Sundays. It leaves Delhi at 11:00 hrs, reaches Allahabad at 13:00 hrs, leaves for Delhi at 13:30 hrs, and returns to Delhi at 14:45 hrs. However, there are frequent rescheduling and occasional cancelling of this flight.
Varanasi (Recommended): One can also fly to Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport, Babatpur, Varanasi and drive to HRI, Allahabad which takes about 3 hours. There are many daily flights from Delhi and Mumbai operated by Air India, Kingfisher, Jet Airways, Indigo, Spicejet, and GoAir. There are also seasonal flights from Bangkok and Colombo.
Lucknow: The other option is to fly to Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport, Lucknow and drive to Allahabad. The drive takes about 5 hours. There are many daily flights from Delhi operated by Air India, Kingfisher, Jet Airways, and GoAir and also from Mumbai/Bombay operated by Kingfisher, Jet Airways, Indigo, and GoAir.
By Train: Allahabad is well connected by trains to all major cities in India. There are many trains every day between Allahabad and Delhi, Kolkata (Calcutta), and Mumbai (Bombay) operated by Indian Railways. Please note that you need to arrive at Allahabad Junction.
Note: We will arrange a car to pick you up from Allahabad, Lucknow or Varanasi airports and also from Allahabad Railway station.