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Delhi to Rishikesh by train

The journey from Delhi to Rishikesh by train is 191.94 km and takes 7 hrs 38 mins. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:15 am and the last at 1:20 pm. It is possible to travel from Delhi to Rishikesh by train for as little as ₹419.27 or as much as ₹1,011.80. The best price for this journey is ₹419.27.

Lowest Price₹419.27
Journey Duration7 hrs 38 mins
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price₹419.27
Highest Price₹1,011.80
First Departure2:15 am
Last Departure1:20 pm
Distance191.94 km
DepartureDelhi
ArrivalRishikesh
CarriersIndianRail

Delhi to Rishikesh Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 22 May, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Delhi to Rishikesh?

The cheapest train tickets from Delhi to Rishikesh cost ₹419.27. On average, you can expect to spend around ₹707.77 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Delhi to Rishikesh.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Delhi to Rishikesh. On average, though, you'll pay about ₹707.77 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from Delhi to Rishikesh by train?

The journey between Delhi and Rishikesh by train is approximately 191.94 km. It will take you more or less 7 hrs 38 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Delhi and Rishikesh runs for about 191.94 km and usually takes approximately 7 hrs 38 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 6 hrs 55 mins. If you are trying to get from Delhi to Rishikesh as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

Which stations can I use on the Delhi to Rishikesh route?

You can depart from Delhi at stations such as Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL),Delhi, ISBT Kashmere Gate,Majnu Ka Tila. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Rishikesh at the following stations: Sanyukt Yatra Bus Stand. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Delhi and Rishikesh. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Delhi to Rishikesh are there every day?

If you want to get from Delhi to Rishikesh, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 4 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 4 direct journeys between Delhi and Rishikesh. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Delhi to Rishikesh. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Delhi to Rishikesh
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Delhi to Rishikesh.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Delhi to Rishikesh, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Delhi to Rishikesh.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around ₹81.73 to ₹526.33 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 84% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Delhi to Rishikesh

The cheapest Delhi - Rishikesh train tickets can be found for as low as ₹124.23 if you’re lucky, or ₹350.69 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as ₹555.76.

Find the best day to travel to Rishikesh by train

When travelling to Rishikesh by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Delhi to Rishikesh CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
13.44kg
Bus
14.4kg
Flight
38.39kg
Car
30.71kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Delhi to Rishikesh by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Delhi and Rishikesh are 13.44kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Delhi and Rishikesh? By taking the train between Delhi and Rishikesh you will save 24.95kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.96kg compared to a bus and 17.27kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Delhi to Rishikesh?
A train ticket from Delhi to Rishikesh is ₹707.77. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as ₹419.27.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Delhi to Rishikesh?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Delhi to Rishikesh is ₹419.27. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Delhi and Rishikesh by train?
Delhi to Rishikesh is 191.94 km.
How long does the train between Delhi and Rishikesh take?
Delhi to Rishikesh is on average 7 hrs 38 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hrs 55 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Delhi to Rishikesh?
Delhi to Rishikesh has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Delhi to Rishikesh leave?
The earliest train from Delhi to Rishikesh departs at 2:15 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Delhi to Rishikesh depart?
The latest train from Delhi to Rishikesh departs at 1:20 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Delhi to Rishikesh in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is ₹419.27 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Delhi to Rishikesh?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Delhi to go to Rishikesh.
What's the fastest journey time between Delhi to Rishikesh by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Delhi and Rishikesh is 6 hrs 55 mins.
Is there a direct train from Delhi to Rishikesh?
Yes, there is a direct train between Delhi and Rishikesh.
What are the CO2 emissions for Delhi to Rishikesh by train?
The train journey from Delhi to Rishikesh creates 13.44kg of CO2 emissions.

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