There are 5 ways to get from Amritsar to Manāli by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Chandigarh  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Amritsar to Chandigarh
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Manāli Volvo AC 49 / ...

$36 - $39

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Chandigarh (CDG) Asr Cdg Sup / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Manāli Volvo AC 49 / ...

$33 - $44

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Pathankot (PTK)
  2. Take the train from Pathankot to Joginder Nagar
  3. Take a taxi from Joginder Nagar to Manāli

$35 - $53

Bus  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Amritsar to Chandigarh 142
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Manāli Volvo AC 49 / ...

$34

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Amritsar to Manāli 278.8 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Amritsar to Manāli is to bus which costs ₹2,287 and takes 15 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amritsar to Manāli is to drive which takes 6 h 42 min and costs ₹3,000 - ₹4,500.

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The distance between Amritsar and Manāli is 229 km. The road distance is 446 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to get from Amritsar to Manāli, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amritsar to Manāli. However, there are services departing from Amritsar and arriving at Manāli via 4/5 and Chandigarh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Amritsar, India and Manāli, India?

You can take a bus from Amritsar to Manāli via Chandigarh, 4/5, Isbt-17, and Chandigarh in around 11 h 10 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Pathankot (PTK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
train
Train from Pathankot to Joginder Nagar
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Manāli
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Amritsar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Joginder Nagar to Manāli
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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