Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Are there currently restrictions on travel to Varanasi related to COVID-19?
Yes, there are currently restrictions on flights to Varanasi along with the rest of India. Before you book or search for flights, consider the following restrictions: India has restricted entry to most foreign travelers until at least October 31. However, certain eligible foreign nationals are able to travel to India via Vande Bharat flights or third country flights.
Certain categories of Indian nationals and residents may enter the country on repatriation flights arranged by Ministry of Civil Aviation.
Other exceptions exist for air cargo flights that carry goods for trade or essential goods and supplies, and their crew members, helpers, cleaners, etc. Travelers with an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card or booklet are eligible to enter the country, as are their minor children and spouses, or students attending an Indian institution, if one of the parents is a national of India or OCI card holder. Travelers may transit through India from a neighbouring country if traveling via India to their country of residence.
The Indian Ministry of Home Affairs has issued new guidelines permitting certain categories of foreign nationals to travel to India on business. However it will require them to first obtain a fresh business or employment visa. For information categories and process, visit the Indian Bureau of Immigration website.
As of August 8, all international passengers must visit the New Delhi Airport website and submit a self-declaration form at least 72 hours prior to departure for India.
All travelers will undergo a thermal screening on arrival and are required to undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 days upon arrival in India. They may be required to provide contact details and be asked to download the Arogya Setu app. Travelers may apply for an exemption from quarantine; to do so, they will need to apply using the self-reporting form and attach a negative PCR test result.. If you are looking to book a trip to Varanasi and are outside of the restricted areas, please take the proper precautions and stay informed about traveling during COVID-19.
Cheapest Prices for Varanasi flights by month
Currently, April is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Varanasi. Flying to Varanasi in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.
When is the best time to fly to Varanasi?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LAS - VNS
$941 - $2,046
71.6 - 104 °F
0 - 0.31 inches
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, April is seen as the time to fly to Varanasi, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. May tends to be the warmest period in Varanasi so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. June is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.