How to Reach Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is globally renowned as a world heritage site of India and it is located in Agra. Approximately 200 Km far from Delhi. The Agra city is well connected by flights, trains and road transport. Lots of tourist comes from all over the world to see the beauty of the Taj Mahal and also

There are following convenient to reach Taj Mahal :

Reach by Air

Indian Airlines conducts flights to Delhi, Khajuraho and Varanasi four times a week from the Kheria airport, located 7 km from the Agra city. It is the only domestic airport in the town, so the international travelers have a take a halt at the Delhi International Airport and than they can catch the flight to Agra. Kheria can easily be reached by the by taxis and auto rickshaws at the fixed rate. The Indian Airlines has two offices, so you can book your ticket at the Kheria airport itself or at the Hotel Clarks Shiraz, located at the Taj road.

Taj Mahal, Agra

Taj Mahal, Agra

Reach by Rail

Train is actually the best way to travel from Delhi, Varanasi, Jaipur and Haridwar. Agra has no less than six railway stations, apart from Tundla junction, which is located at the distance of one hour from the city. The city is well connected by excellent train services to Delhi such as The Shatabdi Express (2 hrs), Taj Express (2.5 hrs), Intercity Express (3 hrs). The busiest railway station is the Agra Cantonment (Cantt) that travels to Delhi, Gwalior and Jhansi.

The fastest and most comfortable train from Agra is the AC Shatabdi Express, that leaves New Delhi at 6:15 am and returns back from Agra at 8:30 pm. For Varanasi, the best option is nightly Marudhar Express, which leaves the Agra Fort Railway Station at 9:30 pm. The same train also runs for Jaipur, leaving Agra at 6:15 am. There are also trains for Chennai and Thiruvananthapuram.

Reach By Road :

Agra is easily accessible by road from Delhi. It is just 204 kms from the capital city -Delhi. After every hour regular bus leaves from Delhi Sarai Kale Khan Bus station for Agra. The main bus stands in Agra are Agra Fort and Idgah bus stand. Apart from that you can drive your own car or you can also hire the private taxis, coaches or even the private buses and reach Agra in approximately 4 hours.

Local Transportation :

After reaching Agra you also need local transport to reach Taj Mahal. You can easily get auto-rickshaws, tongas, cycle-rickshaws, and taxis that will drop you to Taj Mahal or Your destination.