Plan Your Travel For kumbh

The Kumbh Mela will be held in Prayagraj in the year 2019 from January to March. Being an important religious, educational, and administrative center of India, Prayagraj is well connected to all the major cities of India via Air, Rail, and Road.

Prayagraj city is well connected to all major Cities in India via the Indian Railways network. There are 10 Railway Stations in and around Prayagraj as listed below: 

  • Allahabad Chheoki (ACOI)
  • Naini Junction (NYN) 
  • Allahabad Junction (ALD) 
  • Phaphamau Junction (PFM) 
  • Subedarganj (SFG)
  • Allahabad City (ALY)
  • Daraganj (DRGJ)
  • Jhusi (JI)
  • Prayag Ghat (PYG)
  • Prayag Junction (PRG)

Routes of trains from all destination and their respective bookings can be made from the IRCTC website and RAILKUMBH App (for Special Train's).

Prayagraj airport is located in Bamrauli at a distance of 12 km from city. It connects to following cities:

Sr. No. Source Operator Frequency
1 Delhi Air India Daily
Spice Jet Daily
2 Lucknow Jet Airways Tue/Thu/Sun
3 Patna Jet Airways Tue/Thu/Sun
4 Indore Jet Airways Mon/Wed/Sat
5 Nagpur Jet Airways Mon/Wed/Sat

Flights can be booked from following nearby cities: Varanasi (international airport, 130km from Prayagraj), Lucknow (international airport, 200km from Prayagraj) and Kanpur (domestic airport, 200km from Prayagraj)

Prayagraj city is well connected to the National and State Highway network for transportation via road. State run buses are available from many major destination across the country. Routes are available and booking can be made from the UPSRTC (Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation) Many private operators also run private buses on routes from major cities. These routes and schedules can be accessed and bookings can be made on private aggregator websites like OSTS,,,