How to get to Agra

To reach Agra, there are several modes of transportation you can consider, depending on your location. Agra is a city in northern India and is well-connected by road, rail, and air. Here are the common ways to reach Agra:

By Air:
  • The nearest airport to Agra is the Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) in New Delhi, which is approximately 220 kilometres away. From there, you can take a domestic flight to Agra's Kheria Airport (AGR).
  • Another option is to fly to Jaipur International Airport (JAI), which is about 230 kilometres away from Agra, and then take a taxi or a train to Agra.

By Train:
  • Agra is well-connected by train, and it has four major railway stations. The most prominent one is the Agra Cantt Railway Station (AGC). Trains from major cities in India, including Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai, and Kolkata, operate to and from Agra. The Gatimaan Express is a high-speed train that runs between Delhi and Agra.

By Road:
  • Agra is well-connected by a network of national highways. The most common route is via the Yamuna Expressway, which connects Agra to Delhi. The drive takes approximately 3-4 hours, depending on traffic conditions.
  • You can also hire a taxi or use inter-city bus services from nearby cities like Delhi, Jaipur, and Lucknow.

By Bus:
  • Agra is connected to various cities by a network of state and private buses. You can find both air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned buses. The main bus stand in Agra is Idgah Bus Stand.