Varanasi to Kanpur Trains

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Varanasi to Kanpur Train Information

Distance
347 kms
Duration
05h 22m
Trains During Day
31
Trains At Night
46

Online Train Ticket Booking from Varanasi to Kanpur

Looking to book Varanasi to Kanpur trains? Booking a train ticket from Varanasi to Kanpur is now easier than ever on redRail. Whether you want to check the timetable for Varanasi to Kanpur trains or find the train seat availability from Varanasi to Kanpur, redRail is one-stop for all train enquiries. Varanasi to Kanpur are two of the popular cities in India, and trains are considered as one of the most efficient and convenient ways to travel between these cities.

To book a train from Varanasi to Kanpur, all you need to do is to enter your travel details on the top of the page, choose from the list of trains available, check out the desired train seat availability, and proceed to train ticket booking by entering your details and paying the cost. You can then receive the confirmed tickets shortly. The easy-to-understand and adaptable interface, easy railway ticket booking process, and affordable train fare make redRail a great choice for those looking to book a Varanasi to Kanpur train.

There are 77 trains running from Varanasi to Kanpur covering an approximate distance of 347 kms. While some trains run on a daily basis, others run weekly. A large number of travelers choose to reach Kanpur from Varanasi by train. The first train from Varanasi to Kanpur is RAJDHANI EXPRES (22823), departing at 00:45 from Pt Dd Upadhyaya Ju (DDU). DURONTO EXPRESS (12281) is the fastest among the Varanasi to Kanpur Trains. It departs from Pt Dd Upadhyaya Ju (DDU) at 21:05 and arrives at Kanpur Central (CNB) at 00:55, covering the distance in just 3 hrs 45 mins. The last train from Varanasi to Kanpur is BSBS NDLS SFEXP (12581), departing at 23:10 from Banaras (BSBS). You can get detailed information about Varanasi to Kanpur train timetable, availability, fare, running status, coach position, and PNR on redRail.

Weekly Trains from Varanasi to Kanpur

BSB GNC EXP (22467) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 15:15 and arrives at Kanpur at 20:40, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 25 mins.

BSBS UDN SF EXP (20962) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 17:50 and arrives at Kanpur at 22:35, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 45 mins.

KOAA AGC EXP (12319) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 22:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 02:55, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 10 mins.

DURONTO EXPRESS (12281) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 21:05 and arrives at Kanpur at 00:55, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 45 mins.

ZIYARAT EXPRESS (12395) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 23:05 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:30, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 20 mins.

TEJAS EXPRESS (20501) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 01:35 and arrives at Kanpur at 05:35, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

PORVOTR S KRNTI (14037) departs every Wednesday from Varanasi at 02:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 06:30, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

HUMSAFAR EXPRESS (19670) departs every Friday from Varanasi at 05:05 and arrives at Kanpur at 13:50, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 40 mins.

PNBE INDB EXP (19322) departs every Monday from Varanasi at 16:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 00:35, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 30 mins.

MARUDHAR EXP (14865) departs every Thursday from Varanasi at 18:15 and arrives at Kanpur at 02:05, covering the entire distance in 7 hrs 45 mins.

BUI ANVT SF EXP (22427) departs every Monday from Varanasi at 01:10 and arrives at Kanpur at 06:30, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 15 mins.

KYQ GIMB EXP (15668) departs every Thursday from Varanasi at 10:10 and arrives at Kanpur at 19:25, covering the entire distance in 9 hrs 10 mins.

GHY OKHA EXP (15636) departs every Tuesday from Varanasi at 10:10 and arrives at Kanpur at 19:25, covering the entire distance in 9 hrs 10 mins.

MAHAKAL SF EXP (20415) departs every Sunday from Varanasi at 15:15 and arrives at Kanpur at 20:40, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 25 mins.

BSBS MMCT SPL (09184) departs every Friday from Varanasi at 14:30 and arrives at Kanpur at 22:20, covering the entire distance in 7 hrs 45 mins.

BSBS OKHA SF EXP (22970) departs every Saturday from Varanasi at 21:45 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:30, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 40 mins.

GODA NDLS HMSFR (12349) departs every Tuesday from Varanasi at 02:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 06:30, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

GARBHA EXPRESS (12938) departs every Tuesday from Varanasi at 08:55 and arrives at Kanpur at 14:10, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 10 mins.

RNC NDLS RAJ EX (20407) departs every Friday from Varanasi at 01:45 and arrives at Kanpur at 05:45, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

ANVT GARIB RATH (22409) departs every Sunday from Varanasi at 22:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

TRIPURA SUNDARI (14619) departs every Saturday from Varanasi at 02:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 06:30, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

SRC ANVT SF EXP (22857) departs every Monday from Varanasi at 22:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

PARASNATH EXP (12942) departs every Friday from Varanasi at 03:05 and arrives at Kanpur at 08:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 55 mins.

RAJDHANI EXPRES (12305) departs every Monday from Varanasi at 00:55 and arrives at Kanpur at 04:55, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

PNBE ADI SPL (09448) departs every Saturday from Varanasi at 03:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 07:55, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 50 mins.

PRATAP EXPRESS (12496) departs every Saturday from Varanasi at 08:55 and arrives at Kanpur at 14:10, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 10 mins.

HLZ ANVT SF EXP (12443) departs every Thursday from Varanasi at 22:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

RAJDHANI EXPRES (20817) departs every Sunday from Varanasi at 00:45 and arrives at Kanpur at 04:45, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

BBS ANVT S F (22805) departs every Sunday from Varanasi at 08:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 13:25, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 40 mins.

GHY BME EXPRESS (15632) departs every Friday from Varanasi at 09:15 and arrives at Kanpur at 14:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 50 mins.

SAMPARK K EXP (12329) departs every Tuesday from Varanasi at 22:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

BABA B DHAM EXP (22465) departs every Thursday from Varanasi at 20:22 and arrives at Kanpur at 00:55, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 28 mins.

KOAA VGLB SF EX (22197) departs every Sunday from Varanasi at 23:08 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:35, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 27 mins.

BUI ANVT SF SPL (04055) departs every Thursday from Varanasi at 16:55 and arrives at Kanpur at 23:05, covering the entire distance in 6 hrs 5 mins.

Daily Trains from Varanasi to Kanpur

LICHCHVI EXPRES (14005) departs daily from Varanasi at 14:40 and arrives at Kanpur at 21:00, covering the entire distance in 6 hrs 15 mins.

SWATANTRA S EXP (12561) departs daily from Varanasi at 04:50 and arrives at Kanpur at 09:40, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 45 mins.

BSBS NDLS SFEXP (12581) departs daily from Varanasi at 23:10 and arrives at Kanpur at 04:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 55 mins.

SHIV GANGA EXP (12559) departs daily from Varanasi at 22:15 and arrives at Kanpur at 02:50, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 30 mins.

BSBS DDN EXPRESS (15119) departs daily from Varanasi at 08:20 and arrives at Kanpur at 17:04, covering the entire distance in 8 hrs 44 mins.

RAJDHANI EXP (12423) departs daily from Varanasi at 01:05 and arrives at Kanpur at 05:05, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

SEEMANCHAL EXP (12487) departs daily from Varanasi at 09:35 and arrives at Kanpur at 14:20, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 40 mins.

MAHABODHI EXP (12397) departs daily from Varanasi at 17:20 and arrives at Kanpur at 22:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 45 mins.

SIKKIMMAHANANDA (15483) departs daily from Varanasi at 07:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 13:00, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 50 mins.

BRAHMAPUTRA EXP (15658) departs daily from Varanasi at 16:45 and arrives at Kanpur at 21:35, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 45 mins.

RJPB TEJAS RAJ (12309) departs daily from Varanasi at 22:22 and arrives at Kanpur at 02:20, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 53 mins.

PURUSHOTTAM EXP (12801) departs daily from Varanasi at 17:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 22:00, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 55 mins.

VIKRAMSHILA EXP (12367) departs daily from Varanasi at 20:35 and arrives at Kanpur at 01:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 30 mins.

NORTHEAST EXP (12505) departs daily from Varanasi at 10:00 and arrives at Kanpur at 15:05, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 0 mins.

S KRANTI SUP EX (12393) departs daily from Varanasi at 22:32 and arrives at Kanpur at 02:30, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 53 mins.

RAJDHANI EXPRES (12313) departs daily from Varanasi at 01:25 and arrives at Kanpur at 05:25, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

MAGADH EXP (20801) departs daily from Varanasi at 22:04 and arrives at Kanpur at 03:50, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 41 mins.

Varanasi to Kanpur Train Ticket Price

If you are looking for affordable train tickets to travel from Varanasi to Kanpur, redRail is the best place to be. You can find numerous train tickets to choose from to suit your budget. The Varanasi to Kanpur train ticket price varies based on the journey date, the type of coach, and your preference. Passengers can travel from Varanasi to Kanpur on a desired date at a cost ranging from just ₹150 to ₹1350. The Cheapest price for the journey is ₹150.
Here are the cheapest train ticket prices from Varanasi to Kanpur for all classes:
ClassMinimum Price
1A₹1350
2A₹815
3A₹575
3E₹610
SL₹215
2S₹150

Varanasi to Kanpur Train Timings

One can find a large number of trains running from Varanasi to Kanpur. Hence, travelers need not worry about the train seat availability on the Varanasi to Kanpur route. The total time taken by different trains running from Varanasi to Kanpur can be different and passengers can choose the train based on their suitability. Boarding a train from Varanasi is extremely comfortable with the presence of various stations.

FAQs

How many trains run from Varanasi to Kanpur?
There are 77 trains that run from Varanasi to Kanpur route. Some trains run on a daily basis. On the other hand, some trains run weekly and can be booked in advance. You can find the list of available trains when you enter the travel date while looking to book a train from Varanasi to Kanpur.
How can I book a train from Varanasi to Kanpur?
You can make an online train ticket booking from Varanasi to Kanpur by entering the travel details like source, destination, and date of travel. From the list of available trains on the mentioned date, you can choose the most suitable one and check the seat availability. After this, you can continue to pay and wait to receive your train booking confirmation.
How many days in advance can I make a railway reservation?
Advance railway reservation generally opens 120 days before the date of journey. This excludes the date of the journey. So, you can start checking the seat availability during the period of 120 days and make a booking in advance.
What is the maximum number of passengers I can reserve the seats for in a single train ticket booking from Varanasi to Kanpur?
A maximum of 6 seats can be booked in a single train ticket booking. Also, 2 children who are below 5 years of age are allowed with the ticket, but tickets will not be generated for them. Therefore, if you are booking a Tatkal ticket from Varanasi to Kanpur, you can reserve seats for a maximum of 4 passengers.
Which documents are required for online railway reservation from Varanasi to Kanpur?
When making a railway ticket booking, you do not require any special travel documents and only need to fill up the details required. However, during the train journey, you will need to carry valid ID proof such as Aadhar, Voter ID, Driving License, Pan Card, Passport etc..
How many railway stations are there in Varanasi?
There are 5 stations in Varanasi.
How many railway stations are there in Kanpur?
There are 4 stations in Kanpur.
How to get the cheapest train tickets from Varanasi to Kanpur?
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