There are 4 ways to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala by train, taxi, bus 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

Train, taxi  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Chandigarh (CDG) to Una Himachal (UHL) Uhl Janshatabdi / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Una Himachal (UHL) to Dharamsala

$33 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala 945

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Dharamsala 157.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Chandigarh to Dharamsala 157.3 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Chandigarh, India and Dharamsala, India?

HRTC operates a bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min. RedBus also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Una Himachal (UHL) to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chandigarh to Dharamsala?

The distance between Chandigarh and Dharamsala is 171 km. The road distance is 252 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala?

The cheapest way to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 7 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala?

The quickest way to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala is to taxi which takes 4 h 18 min and costs ₹4,400 - ₹5,500.

Is there a direct bus between Chandigarh and Dharamsala?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chandigarh and arriving at Dharamsala. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala?

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Chandigarh to Dharamsala, including transfers.