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Know Varanasi


Varanasi, one of the oldest towns still in existence, is aptly referred to as the spiritual center of India. This sacred city, also known as Banaras or Benaras, can be situated in the southeast region of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. With a strong rail, road, and aviation network, Varanasi is very well connected to all the main Indian cities and states.


1) BY AIR: The approachable airport to Varanasi is Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport in Babatpur, which is approximately 31 km away from IIT (BHU). One can easily get a direct flight to Varanasi from cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneshwar, Kolkata, Dubai, Guwahati, Chennai, Jaipur, Gorakhpur, Khajuraho, Patna, Kathmandu and Dehradun. The taxi charges from Airport to IIT (BHU) campus are about INR 950/-.

2) BY RAIL: Since Varanasi lies in the heartland of the North Indian plains, it is connected to major cities of India via rail. There are four railway stations in Varanasi:

  • Varanasi Cantt. Railway Station (Junction)
    • Distance from IIT (BHU) - 10 km
    • Taxi Charges to IIT (BHU) - INR 400/-
  • Varanasi City Railway Station
    • Distance from IIT (BHU) - 11 km
    • Taxi Charges to IIT (BHU) - INR 450/-
  • Kashi Railway Station
    • Distance from IIT (BHU) - 10.5 km
    • Taxi Charges to IIT (BHU) - INR 350/-
  • Manduadih Railway Station
    • Distance from IIT (BHU) - 6 km
    • Taxi Charges to IIT (BHU) - INR 300/-


Star Hotels

S.N.HotelAddressPhoneStarsDistance From IIT-BHULocation
1Taj GangesGrounds, Nadesar Palace, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-666-0001 10 kmLink
2Radisson HotelThe Mall Rd, Varanasi cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-250-1515 12 kmLink
3Ramada PalaceThe Mall Rd, Varanasi cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-251-0000 12 kmLink
4The AmayaaThe Mall Rd, Near Madin, Varanasi cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 22100209956082778 12 kmLink
5Hotel ClarksThe Mall Rd, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-250-1011 12 kmLink
6Hotel MadinJHV Mall, The Mall Rd, Near JHV Mall, Cantt, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-251-8529 13 kmLink
7Madhuvan PalaceN10/75 KM, DLW Rd, Near DLW Gate, Kakarmata, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210040542-230-0275 5 kmLink
8BrijRama PalaceDarbhanga Ghat, Dashashwamedh, Uttar Pradesh 22100109129414141 7 kmLink
9HHI VaraansiC-21/3 Maldahiya Rd, near Maldahiya Crossing, Maldahiya, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-711-0711 8 kmLink
10Rivatas HotelThe Mall Rd, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-666-6100 13 kmLink
11Hotel Mereden Grand57, Patel Nagar, Nadesar, Varanasi cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210020542-250-9952 10 kmLink
12City Inn HotelOpp cantt S-21/116 L-14 Rly. Station, Parade Kothi Rd, Varanasi, 22100208400400583 10 kmLink
13M M Continental HotelThe Mall Rd, Budh Vihar Colony, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210029919002133 12 kmLink
14Hotel Varanasi InnD No C-19/218 N, Big Bazaar Road, Sigra, Varanasi - 2210108176003999 7 kmLink
15Alka HotelD- 3/23, Meerghat, Varanasi - 221001 (Near Kashi Vishwanath Temple)7619009995 8 kmLink
16Hotel TridevK 44/34, Bisweshwarganj Rd, near Kaal Bhairav Temple, Bhaironath, Visheshwarganj, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210017232901801 4 kmLink
17Hotel SuryaS 20/51, A-5, The Mall Road, Varuna Bridge, Varanasi Cantt, Varanasi5422508465 10 kmLink
18Hotel LandmarkB-38/7-3 Opp Akashwani, Mahmoorganj, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh7318001707 7 kmLink
19Hotel ZeerasThe Mall Road, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India, 2210025422503989 10 kmLink

Deluxe Hotels

S.N.HotelAddressPhoneStarsDistance From IIT-BHULocation
1Gautam GrandPared Kothi, Varanasi,Uttar Pradesh91-542-2206886 7.4 kmLink
2Rashmi Guest HouseMaan Mandir, Dasaswmegh, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh0542 240 2856 4.8 kmLink
3Kaumesh HutJagatganj, Varanasi Uttar Pradesh91-542-2202689 6.3 kmLink
4M.M. ContinentalBulanala, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh099190 02133 11.9 kmLink
5Hotel Ganges GrandAssi Road, Nagwa, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh0542 239 2732 3.4 kmLink
6Hotel GautamRam Katora, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh91-542-2206450 6.4 kmLink
7Hotel DiamondBhelupur, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh91-542-2276696 2.8 kmLink
8Hotel New InternationalLahurabir, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh91-542-2208507 6.1 kmLink
9Hotel Sarin inn HeritageMahmoorganj, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh93369 29765 6.3 kmLink
10Hotel Temple in GangesAssi, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh05422368740/05422368640 3.4 kmLink
11Hotel RegencyAndhrapul, Uttar Pradesh05422202324/325
7.7 kmLink
12Hotel Padmini InternationalMahmoorganj, Uttar Pradesh0542-2220079 5.8 kmLink
13Hotel J.K. InternationalLuxa, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh98898 63796 5.5 kmLink
14Hotel lara IndiaDashaswmegh,Varanasi,Uttar Pradesh0542 245 5606 4.3 kmLink
15Hotel Surya Kaiser PalaceThe JHV Mall, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh91-542-2508465/6 9.1 kmLink
16Hotel BarahdariMaidagin, Varanasi, Uttar pradesh9450011905 6.4 kmLink
17Hotel Ashoka GrandSigra, Varanasi,Uttar Pradesh05422221490/05422221691 5.9 kmLink
18Hotel SatkarToll Tax, 114, Vishwa Sundari Bypass Rd, near BHU Road, Dafi, Uttar Pradesh 221011097947 06060 3.5 kmLink
19Hotel Stay BanarasC-33/52-9A-1A Chittupur Road Near Dalimms Sunbeam School Chittupur, Sigra, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 22101095949 50095 7.2 kmLink
20Hotel Yug ResidencyYug Residency Banquet & Lawn, SBI ATM Building, Susuwahi Rd, near Hyderabad Gate, BHU, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210111246201516 0.4 kmLink
21Hotel Rk heights and banquetsBanquet Hall ( Partner), Lane Number 6 Ganeshpuri Colony, Tiraha Susuwahi, Lanka, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210111246201516 0.7 kmLink
22Hotel Kewal PalaceOYO Collection O 39735, Hyderabad Gate, Kewal Complex, 42, near Hyderabad Gate, Susuwahi, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 22100588819 36665 0.3 kmLink
23Hotel Collection O Swarna BanquetOYO 48230 GB 3, Ganesh Puri Susuwahi, Susuwahi Rd, Ganeshpuri Colony, Newada, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 2210110124 620 1516 1 kmLink
24Hotel Prago by Green Deer44, Madhav Market, Lanka, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 22100579053 65055 3 kmLink

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