Non-stop flights to Varanasi (VNS)
Varanasi Airport is a medium sized airport in India. It is an international airport. In total there are 15 airports around the world that have direct flights to Varanasi, spread around 15 cities in 2 countries. Currently, there are 13 domestic flights to Varanasi.
Varanasi is mainly known for sightseeing & culture and activities.
Most tourists come to Varanasi to visit Dashashwamedh Ghat, India.
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This month, there are 887 flights arriving at Varanasi Airport, which are 210 flights per week or 30 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 472 times this month, and make up for 53% 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 15 minutes and covers a distance of 1,704 miles (2,742 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 7 airlines that fly to Varanasi. Most flights to Varanasi are operated by IndiGo Airlines, as they connect 8 airports to VNS. Below you can find the list of airlines that operate all VNS flights:
Business class flights to Varanasi
There are 4 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. This is a seasonal route that starts in May and ends in October.
Domestic flights to Varanasi
Flights from India to Varanasi
There are lots of domestic flights to Varanasi (VNS). 13 airports in India have direct flights to the airport.
From Ahmedabad, direct flights are offered by Go Air, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet.
From Bengaluru, you can fly non-stop with Go Air or IndiGo Airlines.
From Bhubaneswar, you can fly non-stop to Varanasi with IndiGo Airlines.
From Chennai, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Spicejet.
From Gaya, direct flights are offered by Air India (Star Alliance).
From Guwahati, you can fly non-stop to Varanasi with Spicejet. This is a seasonal route that starts in May and ends in October.
From Hyderabad, you can fly non-stop with IndiGo Airlines or Spicejet.
From Jaipur, the only airline with direct flights is Spicejet. This is a seasonal route that starts in October and ends in April.
From Khajuraho, you can fly non-stop to Varanasi with Air India (Star Alliance). This is a seasonal route that starts in June and ends in October.
From Kolkata, you can fly non-stop with Go Air or IndiGo Airlines.
From Mumbai and New Delhi, you can fly with Air India (Star Alliance), Go Air, IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Vistara.
From Pune, direct flights are offered by Spicejet.
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. In total there are two alternative airports to Varanasi (VNS) within a range of 125 miles (200 km), which 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 7 airlines flying to Varanasi from 15 airports around the world, as of May 2021.
Which airlines fly to Varanasi?
IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and Go Air 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 887 flights arriving at Varanasi every month (or 210 flights each week), from a total of 15 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.