How to Reach Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world is situated in the city of Agra, that was once the capital of the Mughal rulers.

How to Reach Taj Mahal Agra Railway Station

How to Reach Taj Mahal from Agra Airport

Kheria Airport, also known as Agra Airport, is around 6 km from the Agra city center. Private cars are not allowed, so you can take the rentals available at the airport. From the airport, head in the north-east direction; continue straight onto SH 39, where you pass by the Kheria Mode Post Office on the left. Then turn right, and take left at the Station Road, until you pass the Agra Club on the right.

Continue straight on the Mall Road, and you see the Asha School Ray of Hope on the left. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit, onto the Taj Road, when you see the Provincial Armed Constabulary on the right. Take the 3rd exit at the roundabout which will take you to the Miyan Nazir Road. When you pass the Nagar Nigam Inter College on the left, take slight left, then turn right, and then again slight left, and you reach the Taj Mahal.

How to reach Taj Mahal from Agra Railway Station

Agra Cantt Railway Station – The main railway station in the city is near the Taj, where all the major trains have their stop. You can find prepaid taxis at 150 INR and auto-rickshaw at 50 INR.
From the station, head in the east direction towards the Station Road. Take the first left and then turn right, continue straight through the roundabout onto the Station Road, where you will pass the Hotel Regency on the right. Take the 1st exit at the roundabout and drive along the Agra Club.

Continue straight on the Mall Road and go through the roundabout passing the Asha School Ray of Hope on the left. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit, onto the Taj Road, when you see the Provincial Armed Constabulary on the right. Take the 3rd exit at the roundabout which will take you to the Miyan Nazir Road. When you pass the Nagar Nigam Inter College on the left, take slight left, then turn right, and then again slight left, and you reach the Taj Mahal.

Agra Fort Railway Station – The nearest Railway station to Agra which is at a minimal distance of 3 kms from the Taj Mahal.

From the station, head towards SH 62 (north-east on AH 43/ SH39), then turn right to take SH 62. Go straight through the roundabout and you pass by the park, turn left where you see the monument on the left. Take a sharp left and you reach the Taj Mahal.

Depending on the time availability and the tour map, you can choose either one of the stations.

Modes of Transport

Government has banned both, petrol and diesel vehicles around the Taj Mahal area to conserve the beauty of the monument. In lieu of this, there are horse-driven tongas, cycle rickshaws, and other battery-operated buses, which take you from the Agra city to the monument.

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    Vivek from Mumbai 1482 Days ago

    i want to know how much time it will take to reach taj mahal from mumbai by train?

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    agraonline.in Expertfrom 1160 Days ago

    Hi! It takes about 21 hours to reach Agra from Mumbai.

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