There are 4 ways to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Amritsar (ATQ) to Dehra Dun (DED) ATQ - DED

$83 - $336

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Train  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Raiwala (RWL) Asr Ddn Pass

$10 - $21

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Saharanpur (SRE)
  2. Take the bus from Saharanpur to Muzaffarnagar
  3. Take the bus from Muzaffarnagar to Rishikesh

$12 - $27

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Amritsar to Rishīkesh 274.9 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh is to train which costs ₹650 - ₹1,600 and takes 10 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh is to fly which costs ₹5,500 - ₹25,000 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Amritsar and Rishīkesh is 367 km. The road distance is 439.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh without a car is to train which takes 10 h 58 min and costs ₹650 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹25,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹650 - ₹1,600 and takes 10 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Amritsar Airport to Dehra Dun Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amritsar to Rishīkesh is 440 km. It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to drive from Amritsar to Rishīkesh.

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Vistara, Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Amritsar Airport to Dehra Dun Airport.

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There are 464+ hotels available in Rishīkesh. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Amritsar to Rishīkesh.
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  • Distance: 229.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

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

Jet Airways, IndiGo Airlines and five other airlines fly from Amritsar to Rishīkesh every 3 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Amritsar to Rishīkesh once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 10 h 43 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Amritsar to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Amritsar to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Amritsar to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Amritsar to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Raiwala (RWL)
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Saharanpur (SRE)
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Saharanpur to Muzaffarnagar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Muzaffarnagar to Rishikesh
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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The best way to get from Amritsar to Amritsar Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs ₹410 - ₹490.

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