Varanasi's Lal Bahadur Shashtri Airport has nonstop flights to several cities in India, including Delhi, Mumbai, Benguluru (Bangalore) and Hyderabad. Air India has three flights a week to Agra.
Thai Airways flies directly to Bangkok daily. Nepal's Buddha Air has irregular flights to Kathmandu twice a week.
An autorickshaw to the airport in Babatpur, 24km northwest of the city, costs ₹400. A taxi is about ₹850.