Allahabad can be accessed from the airport in the city, else it can also be accessed from Varansi which is the nearest popular airport. To reach Kumbh Mela vicinity, the nearest point for shuttle bus services is near Mandar Mod.
Kumbh Mela has also good accessibility through Indian Railways network of North Central Railways, North East Railways, and Northern Railways. Allahabad is in comfortable approach to major cities such as Delhi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Kanpur etc. Trains can be booked well in advance through IRCTC website https://www.irctc.co.in/nget/. In order to meet the high demand during Kumbh Mela 2019, special train services will be started for the convenience of visitors and pilgrims.
For pilgrims approaching Kumbh Mela 2019 via road can avail the Roadways State Bus facility connecting to most of the major cities within Uttar Pradesh and nearby states. Information on Roadways bus routes can be availed from http://www.upsrtc.com/.
Pilgrims travelling to the Kumbh Mela by private vehicles can avail the facility of parking areas strategically planned to cater the demand from all the major access routes to Allahabad Kumbh Mela. Link to traffic movement plan.