Lucknow Amausi Airport (Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport) is directly connected with Delhi, Mumbai, Patna, Kolkata, and Varanasi with regular flights. Distance from Airport to City (Hazratganj) is about 20 Kms.
Lucknow Railway Station (Charbagh) is well connected to almost all major cities of India. Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, Chennai, Kolkata and others are directly connected to Lucknow.
Lucknow is well connected by road with most of the cities of our country. For pre-paid taxi booking you may contact Pre-paid booth at Charbagh Railway Station.
Wide network of roads connects Lucknow to most major cities in the country. Major highways like NH 24, NH 28 and NH 56 pass through Lucknow. Private buses ply regularly from major cities like Agra, Kanpur, Allahabad, Delhi and Dehradun.
Roads connecting Lucknow:
The high ways connecting Lucknow are (i) Kanpur Road (Unnao-Kanpur-Agra), (ii) Allahabad Road (Rae-Bareli – Allahabad-Varanasi- onwards), (iii) Faizabad Road (Barabanki-Faizabad(Ayodhya)-Basti, Gorakhpur-onwards) Sultanpur Road (Lucknow -Sultanpur -Varanasi), Sitapur Road (Lucknow -Sitapur-Bareilly-New Delhi) and Hardoi Road. You can view all these roads maps as well as cities on Lucknow Search Map.
Some of the major road distances are:
Agra – 363 km, Allahabad – 210 km, Ayodhya – 134 km, Calcutta – 985 km, Kanpur – 80 km, Khajuraho – 320 km,
Varanasi – 286 km., Gorakhpur -265 Km. Delhi-500 Km, Dewa Sharif Dargah: 25 Km., Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary: 43 Kms. Neemsaar: 95 Kms. Jhansi: 297 Km. Khajuraho: 320 Km.
Transportation in Lucknow-Information about local means of transport in Lucknow city, UP, India
The readily available modes of public transport in the city are Auto Rickshaw (Three Wheeler), Tempo, Taxi, city buses, cycle rickshaws and CNG Buses. Tanga is also used in some part in the old city for visitors.
Lucknow is well linked with all parts of the country. Amausi Airport and Charbagh Railway station are the airport and main railway station. You can use taxi, bus for visiting Kanpur, Varanasi, Allahabad, Ayodhya, Neemsaar, and Gorakhpur or other nearby places of importance in Lucknow [must-see in Lucknow.] For outstation travel from Lucknow AC buses are available for different places. You may book them online through the following link:
Taxi/Auto at Lucknow Railway (Charbagh) Station:
Prepaid auto, taxi is available at Railway Station in Lucknow at nominal rates and the arrangement is looked by government agency, Government Railway Police. It is safe always to hire a taxi, auto at Pre-paid Centre at Railway Station. After reaching Lucknow, Hotel authorities also provides taxi services. Taxi from strangers should be avoided.