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Hi guys, I am planning to start to Varanasi from Hyderabad the coming weekend. Please suggest me the best route possible to reach varanasi and other necessities which could be considered.

Thanks in advance.

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Hi bpt, 

Hyderabad -- Nagpur -- Chindawada -- Seoni -- Nagpur -- Jabalpur -- Umaria -- Beohari -- Sidhi -- Ranukoot -- Varanasi.

This is one route available from Hyderabad to reach Varanasi.

Or els, You can stick to NH7 which will direct you straight to varanasi .

Road condition around Sidhi is not good as per present status. 

My personal suggestion is to stick to NH7 if you are travelling for the first time instead of taking the complicated route between the forests of Madya Pradesh which might be unsafe.

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1 minute ago, sagar said:

Hyderabad -- Nagpur -- Chindawada -- Seoni -- Nagpur -- Jabalpur -- Umaria -- Beohari -- Sidhi -- Ranukoot -- Varanasi.

 This above route is 180 kms longer than the regular route.

I suggest you to take the Hyderabad -- Jabalpur -- Katni -- Satna -- Chitrakoot -- Allahabad -- Varanasi 

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I have done this drive last month and have taken the NH7, the road from Hyderabad till Hanumana is brilliant. but, from there till mirzapur, the road is real nightmare. I would definitely not suggest this stretch to anyone. Should think of a better alternative route instead

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I have done this leg 3 months ago and have taken the foillowing route.

Hyderabad -- Nagpur -- Jabalpur -- Maihar -- Satna -- Chitrakoot -- Allahabad -- Varanasi .

This rote is usually longer by approx . 100 kms but is in much better conditions than the other routes. 

Note: Allahabad to Satna must be done during the dat time as this goes through the forest region and has no facilities enroute at all.

Pandhakawda, Hinganghat and Pench section is in much better shape and can be easily done.

I would recommend the Pench section over the Chindwada route.

Drive safe and dont forget to start early every morning.

 

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Hey guys, I am here updating the present road conditions of the route;

 

Hyderabad to Adilabad -- Excellent road

Adilabad to Hinganghat -- Decent road

Hinganghat to Nagpur -- Excellent road

Nagpur to Jabalpur -- Good road (No need to go via Chindwada)

Jabalpur to Maihar -- Good road (4-Lane)

MAihar to Satna -- Good road

Satna to Majhgawa -- Excellent road (newly laid 2 lane highway)

Majhgawa to Chitrakoot -- Single lane road (few bad stretches - Avg. speed 60 kmph)

Chjitrakoot to Naini -- Decent stretch, Average road condition

Naini to Allahabad -- City traffic

Allahabad to Varanasi -- Excellent roads but heavy traffic.

 

I hope this helps in every bit for your drive down to Varanasi. Drive safe and Happy journey 

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Very useful information.
It will take at least two days to cover.

 

15 hours ago, sagar said:

Hyderabad -- Nagpur -- Chindawada -- Seoni -- Nagpur -- Jabalpur -- Umaria -- Beohari -- Sidhi -- Ranukoot -- Varanasi.

This is the best route to take, even though it is longer. It is wort it.

 

If you want to take the shorter route, follow this plan. 


Plan, Day -1
Distance :
800 Kilometers

Drive time : 16 hours (including breaks)


Hyderabad --> Adilabad--> Nagpur --> Jabalpur 

I would suggest you take a halt at Jabalpur. Decent OYO rooms are available.

 

Day-2

Distance : 450 Kilometers

Drive time : 12 hours (including breaks)

 

Jabalpur --> Rewa --> varanasi

Single lane road and worst road condition. 

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Guest Rudra

From Jabalpur instead of taking the Chitrakoot routw if I take the Rewa-Mangawan-Mirzapur route to reach Varanasi it is a bit shorter. As I am seeing the route only on map and yet to hit the road I need your suggestion.  

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Hi all, I am planning to travel to Varanasi from Hyderabad in next month, by my car with family,  Please suggest me the best route possible to reach Varanasi and other necessities which could be considered. approx fuel (petrol) cost, total toll collected on the way, and best place / town to stay midway for a night. 

also suggest what till will be best to drive in day time or night as it is summer season and i am traveling with kids. 

Thanks in advance.

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18 minutes ago, sudeep said:

best to drive in day time or night as it is summer season and i am traveling with kids. 

 

Avoid night drives on this section.
Roads are not so great, since you are travelling with family. 
It is better to start early in the morning.

I have few questions

1. How many days you are planning to cover the stretch?
Ideally two days are good enough, if you are planning to do it leisurely, 3 days will be more apt. 

 

2. Which car are you driving?
There are two routes to Varanasi. 

Route 1
Hyderabad --> Nagpur --> Chinndarwada --> Narsighpur --> Damoh --> Allahabad

If you are driving a sedan/hatchback stick to this route.

This route is somewhat better than Jabalpur route but it is longer by 200 kilometers


Route 2

Hyderabad --> Nagpur -->Jabalpur --> Varanasi

If you are driving an SUV or don't mind potholes stick to the above route. 
It is the shortest route.

PS: Bad patches are common in both the sections. Route 1 is marginally better

Important points:
1. Very less food options on this section.

2. No proper washrooms available, plan your bio breaks at fuel pumps. 

3. Carry water

Regarding stay options:
If you are looking for decent stay options.
1. Nagpur
2. Jabalpur 
Has good hotels at reasonable pricing. 

 

You can check this link for food options and road condition between Hyderabad to Nagpur.

 

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hey brother can you tell me who much time it takes to drive from jabalpur to varanasi?

i am planning to start from Aurangabad Maharashtra and till Nagpur, i know the road is superb.
But i am curious as to how much time it will take me to reach varanasi from jabalpur?

I am planning to complete the drive in 2 days from Aurangabad to Varanasi .
Im planning to drive from early morning to sunset.

Any leads and info will be very helpful

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19 hours ago, chetaanB said:

Any leads and info will be very helpful


It can be easily done in two days.
Once you cross nagpur roads are not so great.
Around two years back, it took us 14 hours from Nagpur to Varanasi.
If you start early in the morning, may be you can cover it under 13 hours with less breaks. 

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2 minutes ago, Ranger said:


It can be easily done in two days.
Once you cross nagpur roads are not so great.
Around two years back, it took us 14 hours from Nagpur to Varanasi.
If you start early in the morning, may be you can cover it under 13 hours with less breaks. 

so from nagpur i should take the route jabalpur-varanasi right?

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hello friends, how is the road condition between Nagpur to Varanasi now. If anybody can give me latest info.. 

 

Thanks 

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On ‎6‎/‎16‎/‎2018 at 2:35 AM, Guest Prakash said:

hello friends, how is the road condition between Nagpur to Varanasi now. If anybody can give me latest info.. 

 

Thanks 

 

Which car will you be driving.. there are 2 routes available and I can give u an update based on that :)

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Thanks Sagar,

I feel then i take route Hyd -Nagpur-raipur-sambalpur- khunti-ranchi- patna.

200 km extra but same time.

Second route i have taken 3 yrs back Hyd ,Nagpur, kanpur, Basti, Muzzafarpur,hajipur,patna 400km extra but equal time. All four lane.

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