You Can Reach Varanasi By Bus: Buses are now considered to be a very good transport mode. Varanasi is connected to every bus route.You Can Visit Varanasi by Lucknow or Kanpur which are connected to Interstate bus Route. Varanasi Is 280 Kms from Lucknow, You can Get Bus in every hour. AC & Non AC Bus are also available, You can book it anyday,Now a days online booking is also available.It takes 5-6 hours via bus to reach Varanasi. Rates is according to UPSRTC.