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