How to Reach Lucknow - The Easiest Way to Reach Lucknow


By Air: Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport is situated in Amausi in the city of Lucknow. It is well connected to all the major metropolitan cities of the country.

By Train: Charbagh Railway Station is the city based railway station, located in Charbagh, Lucknow. It is connected to all parts of the country with regular trains plying from metropolitan cities as well as other cities.

The two main railway stations in Lucknow are:

  • Lucknow Charbagh Railway Station: Situated at station road, it is the most frequented and engaging train station of the city, with trains coming from all over the country.
  • Lucknow City Railway Station: Located at Jawahar Nagar, this station sees trains from nearby cities.

By Bus: State and private transport bus services are available to the city from the neighbouring states of Punjab, Uttarakhand and Delhi.


  • By Bus: State Transport Bus services and city based transport bus services are readily available in all parts of the city. They are cheap and highly convenient and well connected to all parts of the city.
  • By Auto: Three wheeler shared and hired auto services are readily and conveniently available throughout the city.
  • By Cab: Cabs can be hired from city based radio cab services from any part of the city to anywhere.

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Modes of Transportation in Lucknow

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Lucknow. The most preferred mode of transport in Lucknow is Car.

Average distance: 16.18 km Average time: 44 min

  • Car 58.33%
    Driving 35 min Walking 3.86 min Overall average time for 17.14 kms 38.86 min
  • Walking 8.33%
    Walking 90 min Driving 30 min Overall average time for 10 kms 120 min
  • Bike 16.67%
    Bike 40 min Overall average time for 19 kms 40 min
  • Motorbike 8.33%
    Motorbike 12 min Overall average time for 10 kms 12 min

How to Reach Lucknow from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Sitapur to Lucknow 33.74 km 33 mins
Satna to Lucknow 41.51 km 41 mins
Allahabad to Lucknow 100.08 km 1 hour 40 mins
Bahraich to Lucknow 187.33 km 3 hours 7 mins
Varanasi to Lucknow 226.57 km 3 hours 46 mins
Chennai to Lucknow 259.78 km 4 hours 19 mins
Agra to Lucknow 325.26 km 5 hours 25 mins
Hyderabad to Lucknow 332.38 km 5 hours 32 mins
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