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City CodeLKO
Popular Airlines
  • Japan Airlines
  • Air India
  • Scoot
Flight Time15~18 hours

The flight time to Lucknow is approximately 15~18 hours. Find out more about the history, economy, climate and transportation options before you visit Lucknow.


Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh, one of the states of India. With an estimated population of more than 3 million in 2016, Lucknow is the largest city in Uttar Pradesh, and the 11th most populated city in the whole India. Lucknow is seen as an important political, educational, and commercial hub in Uttar Pradesh. Major industries in Lucknow include automotive, machine tools, and Chikan embroidery. Because of these, Lucknow is among the top cities of India by gross domestic product. A popular tourist destination, a lot of visitors book a plane ticket to Lucknow to visit the city's abundant attractions.

Voice of Travelers to Lucknow

Exploring the majesty of Lucknow

My name is Tim from Thailand. My friends decided to book a ticket to Lucknow for a short trip. Since I liked exploring new places, I agreed. We booked a ticket via Thai Smile. The airline provided top notch service thanks to the crew on board the plane. We enjoyed our flight going to Lucknow. When we have arrived to Lucknow, we toured around the place and ended up in a grand monument called Bara Imambara. We bought a ticket to get in, but that’s alright. What we saw inside was worth it. The place is great. The structure was majestic. It was complex yet very well planned. We hired a guide so that we had a background on the place. We discovered a lot about Lucknow history just by roaming around the place. Overall, we enjoyed our trip to Lucknow. The price we paid for a ticket bound to the city was worth it.

Unwinding at Lucknow

My name is Amir from Mumbai. I have just finished my classes and I need to go somewhere to unwind. I planned to book a ticket to Lucknow because I have not been there. When my brother discovered my plan, he also wanted to go. We both booked a ticket via Air India. As always, they provide great service and amenities on board. I could not complain further with the way they handled every situation on the plane. When we arrived at Lucknow, we strolled around the city first before checking out different attractions. We stumbled upon Chota Imambara. The structure was beautiful and very regal. It is historically significant because it serves as a tomb by Mohammed Ali Shah. The place was not that crowded so we were able to marvel at its beautiful structure. We visited other Lucknow attractions after. Our trip was fun and exciting. We will surely book a ticket back to Lucknow.

Lucknow Travel FAQs

Q. How do I book a ticket to Lucknow?

A. There are various ways in availing yourself a ticket bound to Lucknow. First of all, you have to inquire from nearby airline companies for an available ticket to Lucknow. Should a plane ticket be unavailable, you may ask guidance from travel companies on how to avail of a plane ticket for a connecting flight to Lucknow. Looking online for trips to Lucknow and their schedules is also recommended to be able to get a ticket to Lucknow more easily.

Q. Do I need a visa to enter Lucknow?

A. It is important that you have a visa if you plan to get a ticket bound to Lucknow. All foreign nationals need a visa so that you may, in turn, get a plane ticket and passport for a flight bound to Lucknow. By complying with requirements from the embassy, you may avail of a visa which comes in different categories such as tourist visa, and diplomatic visa. Upon obtaining a visa, you may already get yourself a plane ticket bound to Lucknow.

Q. What are top destinations in Lucknow?

A. For tourists who are planning to book a ticket to Lucknow, you should consider the following attractions to visit. For starters, you may buy an entrance ticket to be able to enter historic attractions such as Bara Imambara which is a shrine built in 1784, and Chota Imambara which serves as tomb for the Nawab. You may also visit attractions such as Oudhyana and Tunday Kababi. For nature lovers, you can try Lucknow Zoo. You also have to visit British Residency, an architectural wonder regarded as national monument in Lucknow.

Lucknow - Direct Flights to Major Airports

Airports handling direct flights to Amausi Airport ・Singapore Changi Airport (Changi, Singapore) ・Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (Mumbai, India) ・Suvarnabhumi Airport (Samut Prakan, Thailand) ・King Khalid International Airport (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia) etc.

Flight Routes to Lucknow

It is important to get to know the different airline companies that fly to Lucknow if you are planning to book a ticket to the city. International airlines that book a ticket for a direct flight to Lucknow include Oman Air, Scoot Tigerair Pte Ltd., and Thai Smile Air. Domestic airlines that book a ticket for a direct flight to Lucknow include Air India and Go Air. Knowing the routes to Lucknow is essential so that you will be guided on where to book a ticket at.