How to get from Amritsar to Shimla
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What companies run services between Amritsar, India and Shimla, India?
HRTC operates a bus from Amritsar to Shimla every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 11 h.
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Chandigarh (CDG)
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 10 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $5 - $16
- Book at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Amritsar and Shimla is 225 km. The road distance is 336 km.
The cheapest way to get from Amritsar to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹450 and takes 11 h.
The quickest way to get from Amritsar to Shimla is to taxi which takes 4 h 54 min and costs ₹9,000 - ₹11,000.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amritsar and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h.
It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Amritsar to Shimla, including transfers.