During the winter months from November to February, temperatures range from 5ºc to 15ºc and the weather will be more pleasant to travel in.
There are two railway stations in Varanasi, Kashi Junction and Varanasi Junction and trains run to and from them to major Indian cities. The Rajdhani Express that runs between Kolkata and Delhi also passes through Varanasi. There are certain trains that you can take from another important rail junction, Mughalsarai, about 10 km from Varanasi.
Several state buses run between Varanasi and other cities in Uttar Pradesh. Private cars can also be hired.