There are 5 ways to get from Amritsar to Shimla by train, taxi, bus or car
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Train, taxi • 5 h 57 min
$25 - $41
Bus • 11 h
$5 - $9
3 alternative options
Train, bus • 7 h 18 min
$7 - $21
Taxi • 4 h 54 min
$120 - $150
Drive • 4 h 54 min
$30 - $50
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Amritsar to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹430 - ₹600 and takes 11 h.
The quickest way to get from Amritsar to Shimla is to taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹11,000 and takes 4 h 54 min.
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.
The distance between Amritsar and Shimla is 225 km. The road distance is 336.5 km.
The best way to get from Amritsar to Shimla without a car is to train and taxi which takes 5 h 57 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹3,000.
It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Amritsar to Shimla, including transfers.
Amritsar to Shimla bus services, operated by HRTC, depart from Amritsar station.
Amritsar to Shimla bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi station.
Yes, the driving distance between Amritsar to Shimla is 336 km. It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to drive from Amritsar to Shimla.
There are 690+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $22 USD per night.
What companies run services between Amritsar, India and Shimla, India?
HRTC operates a bus from Amritsar to Shimla every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 11 h.
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Chandigarh (CDG)
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 10 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $4 - $15
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