How To Reach Barsana

How to Reach Barsana

Barsana is connected to most parts of the country through Mathura (45 km away) by regular trains and buses. Most of the tourists travel to Barsana through Vrindavan by self-drive car or taxi. The nearest airport to Barsana is located in Agra, almost 100 km away while the nearest railway station is in Mathura, 45 km away. It is also well-connected by road through state highways and national highways.

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How to reach Barsana by flight

The nearest airport to Barsana is at Agra (Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Airport), at a distance of 102 kilometres from Barsana. However, there are very few flights which connect significant parts of the country.

The major international airport located close to Barsana is at Delhi (Indira Gandhi International Airport) at a distance of 111 kilometres from Barsana. There are flights with a good frequency which link many significant cities to Barsana. 

Pre-paid taxis are easily available from both the airports to travel to Barsana.

How to reach Barsana by road

The most convenient way of reaching Barsana is by a self-drive car or taxi from Vrindavan. There are 3 routes to reach Barsana from Vrindavan - 

  • Govardhan Route - 40 km
  • Chhata Route - 40 km 
  • Kosi Kalan Route - A little more than 40 km

How to reach Barsana by train

The nearest railway station to Barsana is the Kosi Kalan station, at a distance of 10 kilometres. However, being a small railway station it has limited connectivity.

The major railway station near Barsana is at Mathura, which is 50 kilometres away. There are many super fast trains from cities across the country operating on a daily basis.

How to reach Barsana by bus

Barsana is well-linked with Agra and Mathura. There are frequent UPSRTC buses which connect many nearby cities to Barsana.

Local transport in Barsana

Local buses, autos and cabs are available to shuttle between the different places in Barsana. UPSRTC buses and private buses are available to commute in the town. However, being a small town, the most convenient and preferred mode of transport are the rickshaws and auto-rickshaws. One can also explore the popular tourist spots of Barsana on foot.

Barsana Photos

The popular Chhatris of Barsana
Lathmar Holi of Barsana
Lathmar Holi - Popular Festival Celebrated in Barsana, Mathura

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