How To Plan Delhi To Agra Road Trip

How To Plan Delhi To Agra Road Trip

Road trips in India offer an exhilarating experience be it with family or friends. But one has to take care of certain factors, which can otherwise upset your journey such as weather, car servicing, route, important documents, budget planning, etc. But the thrill in terms of what India has to offer is unparalleled and so, we at Sushant Travels, offer a pleasant journey for you to enjoy on your way to outstation destination.

Although there are many pleasant road trips to go on in India, Agra fits the bills on all fronts, with world class roads, royal feel and a relatively quick drive from the capital of India, Delhi. Agra had traditionally been the religious as well as commercial centre for centuries. Later on, Mughals took over and today, the city is overwhelmingly hosted as Shah Jahan’s Taj Mahal. The drive to Agra is undoubtedly royal, smooth and of course larger than life. If you want to feel the Mughal era, then hire our taxi services, munchies and a good company. Keep reading to get some of the important insights into how to plan Delhi to Agra road trip.

Best Time To Take A Road Trip From Delhi To Agra City

November to March is said to be the most favorable time to embark on a road trip d om Delhi to Agra as you will be able to escape the unbearable heat of summers and enjoy the cool breeze the trip has to offer in winters.

Points To Note Down While Planning A Road Trip to Agra

When on a road trip, you have to make sure that you are highly equipped to deal with unexpected circumstances as well and even if you don't, you can leave it all on us if you hire our taxi service for outstation. Needless to say that your mobile phones should be fully charged and that you are carrying portable chargers. You might need to back your bags with ample of snacks and you cannot forget the most important thing, which is water bottle, in order to stay hydrated throughout the journey. If you're traveling on your own car, make sure to keep a first aid kit in case of injury. Also ensure that your Two wheeler or Four Wheeler vehicle is covered with a suitable and comprehensive two-wheeler insurance policy or a Four Wheeler insurance policy as it is very important. Consider to renew or buy insurance policy in case it is not renewed.

Diesel Or Petrol Pumps

There are fuel pumps or stations at regular intervals on the entire Yamuna expressway so don't worry about it. Around 50 fuel stations will come on your way in the road trip to Agra.



Route 1: Delhi to Agra via Yamuna Expressway (Delhi — Noida — Greater Noida — Agra)

The distance between Delhi and Agra via Yamuna Expressway is around 233 kms and it would take you anywhere around 3 hrs 30 mins to travel by road.

Famous Places To Visit On This Route:

  • Madame Tussauds, Delhi – This is India’s very own version of Madame Tussauds in the national capital that is Delhi.
  • Worlds of Wonder, Noida – Worlds of Wonder that is in Noida will make for a perfect stop along the way for some fun and games.
  • Okla Bird Sanctuary, Noida- Okla Bird Sanctuary is a perfect place to stop for a while and spot different species of birds and explore nature to rejuvenate.
  • Buddh International Circuit – Buddh International Circuit makes for an unmissable stopover for car racing enthusiasts as many tourists visit this place for this purpose.


Route 2: Yamuna Expressway, NH 19 and NH 44 (Delhi — Faridabad — Aurangabad — Vrindavan — Mathura — Agra)

The distance from Delhi to Agra via Mathura is around 237 kms and it takes somewhere around  4 hrs 30 mins to reach.

Famous Places To Visit On This Route:

  • Badkhal Lake, Faridabad – Badkhal lake is nestled in the Aravalli Hills, and so, it should be visited for the scenic beauty it is surrounded with as we are sure you will totally love it.
  • Raja Nahar Singh Palace – About 15 km from South Delhi, the palace named Raja Nahar Singh exists, which is an enormous palace with huge arches, beautifully embellished rooms, magnificent courtyards and much more that is definitely worth visiting.
  • ISKCON Temple, Vrindavan – This is one of the most beautiful temples based in Vrindavan. Hare Rama Hare Krishna temple is a place to definitely experience as it offers peace and tranquility in the midst of a chaotic city.
  • Keshi Ghat, Vrindavan – Watch the most beautiful sunset at the Keshi Ghat situated in Vrindavan, on the banks of the mesmerizing River Yamuna.
  • Kans Qila, Mathura – Named after Lord Krishna’s maternal uncle, Kans Qila is the a great example of the fusion of Hindu and Mughal architecture and you should definitely visit it on your way to Agra.


A road trip from Delhi to Agra by car is definitely one of the best ways to experience the beautiful roads that connect the busy metro to the ancient city. When you book Delhi to Agra tour packages with Sushant Travels, you can enjoy a ride, before you even enter the City of Palaces as you will pass through some popular, as well as, offbeat local tourist spots on your way to Agra from Delhi. Contact us today and book your drive with us on your preferred date and enjoy a pleasant travel with a cheap rate.