Taj Mahal Timings

If you are in India and haven’t visited the Taj Mahal yet, you are missing out on a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The Taj Mahal is a monument signifying the beauty of love. It is the perfect place to visit for newlywed couples.

The Taj Mahal timing is 8:00am to 5:00pm. You can visit the Taj Mahal on any day of the week except Friday and the month of Ramadan. However, it remains open on Friday afternoons for Muslims who go there to offer prayers.


  •   Monday To Saturday
  •       8:00am - 5:00pm
  •   Sunday
  •       8:00am - 5:00pm

Quick Facts

  • The Taj Mahal is considered to be a religious monument as it has a mosque inside the complex.
  • Shah Jahan certainly built the Taj Mahal for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. But, he had other wives too who were buried in mausoleums just outside the Taj Mahal.
  • The Taj Mahal is taller than Qutub Minar.

How to reach ?

  • By Air: The nearest airport is the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Airport Airport which is at a distance of 8.2 km from the TajMahal.
  • By Rail: The nearest railway station to the Taj Mahal is the Agra Cantt station. From there you can get to the Taj Mahal through local transportation.
  • By Road: Take buses from Agra or hire a taxi or auto. You can reach the Taj Mahal from the Idgah Bus Station in about 20 minutes.

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