Non-stop flights to Varanasi (VNS)
Varanasi Airport is a medium sized airport in India. It is an international airport. In total there are 16 airports around the world that have direct flights to Varanasi, spread around 16 cities in 2 countries. Currently, there are 14 domestic flights to Varanasi.
Varanasi is mainly known for sightseeing & culture and activities.
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This month, there are 385 flights arriving at Varanasi Airport, which are 91 flights per week or 13 flights per day.
The most frequently departed flights to Varanasi are routes from New Delhi (DEL) in India and Mumbai (BOM), also in India. These two routes together are operated 194 times this month, and make up for 50% of all monthly arrivals at Varanasi Airport.
The longest flight to Varanasi VNS is departing from Dubai (Sharjah) (SHJ). This non-stop flight takes around 4 hours and 20 minutes and covers a distance of 1,058 miles (1,702 km).
List of all direct flights to Varanasi
Below you can find a list of all cities and countries that have direct flights to Varanasi, ordered by popularity.
Airlines flying to Varanasi
Currently, there are 8 airlines that fly to Varanasi. Most flights to Varanasi are operated by Spicejet, as they connect 9 airports to VNS. Below you can find the list of airlines that operate all VNS flights:
Business class flights to Varanasi
There are 2 airports that have flights to Varanasi in Business Class. All airports that offer business class flights to VNS are listed below:
International flights to Varanasi
Flights from Nepal to Varanasi
Kathmandu is the only city in Nepal with direct flights to Varanasi. From Kathmandu, direct flights are offered by Buddha Air.
Flights from United Arab Emirates to Varanasi
In United Arab Emirates, the only airport that has a direct connection to Varanasi is Dubai (Sharjah). From Dubai (Sharjah), direct flights are offered by Air-India Express.
Domestic flights to Varanasi
Flights from India to Varanasi
There are lots of domestic flights to Varanasi (VNS). 14 airports in India have direct flights to the airport.
From Ahmedabad, direct flights are offered by FlexFlight, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Bengaluru, direct flights are offered by FlexFlight, Go Air and IndiGo Airlines.
From Bhubaneswar and Chennai, you can fly with IndiGo Airlines.
From Dehradun, Gorakhpur and Guwahati, all direct flights to Varanasi are operated by Spicejet.
From Hyderabad, the only airline with direct flights is IndiGo Airlines.
From Jaipur and Khajuraho, you can fly with Spicejet.
From Kolkata, direct flights are offered by IndiGo Airlines.
From Mumbai and New Delhi, all direct flights to Varanasi are operated by Air India (Star Alliance), FlexFlight, Go Air, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Vistara.
From Patna, the only airline with direct flights is Spicejet. This is a seasonal route that started in March and ends in August.
Alternative airports near Varanasi
Flying to an alternative airport near Varanasi could give you other options to reach your destination. For example, the possibility to fly with a different airline or alliance, or finding a cheaper airfare. For this reason, alternative airports near to Varanasi (VNS) are listed below. The closest alternative airports are Allahabad (IXD) and Gorakhpur (GOP).
Frequently asked questions - FAQ
How many airports are there in Varanasi?
There is 1 airport in Varanasi: Varanasi Airport (VNS).
What is the best airport to fly into Varanasi?
The most convenient airport to fly into Varanasi is Varanasi Airport (VNS).
How many airlines fly to Varanasi?
There are 8 airlines flying to Varanasi from 16 airports around the world, as of September 2022.
Which airlines fly to Varanasi?
Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and FlexFlight operate most flights to Varanasi. To get a full overview of all operating airlines, please use the airline filter.
Which alliances are flying to Varanasi?
Star Alliance is currently the only alliance flying to Varanasi.
How many nonstop flights are there to Varanasi?
There are roughly 385 flights arriving at Varanasi every month (or 91 flights each week), from a total of 16 airports worldwide.
What is the official name of Varanasi Airport?
The official name of Varanasi Airport is Varanasi Airport.
What is the airport code of Varanasi Airport?
The airport code of Varanasi Airport is VNS.
What are the most popular flights to Varanasi?
New Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru are the 3 most popular routes to Varanasi. For a complete overview of all flight routes to Varanasi, please use our flight map.