The Varanasi airport (24 km) is the nearest to Sarnath. The main railway station is also at Varanasi as only a few trains halt at the Sarnath railway station. Government owned, as well as private buses, are available to reach here.
The nearest airport is around 25 km away in Varanasi. The airport is well connected to major cities of the country via regular flights. One can hire a taxi from the airport to reach Sarnath directly.
Nearest Airport: Varanasi
Tentative return flight prices to Varanasi from major cities in India.
Sarnath is well connected to nearby cities in the state via an excellent network of roads. Regular state-run buses move to and from Varanasi. One can also opt for a cab from Varanasi. Hiring an autorickshaw from Varanasi to Sarnath can also be considered.
Sarnath has a busy railway station which is connected to major cities in the country via regular trains. However, not many trains halt at Sarnath station, so it is best to travel to Varanasi Junction and then hire a taxi or an autorickshaw up to Sarnath.
Local buses are the most convenient way of travel within the city. Autorickshaws are not available in Sarnath. It is also preffered by many tourists to explore this small area on foot.