There are 5 ways to get from Chandigarh to Srinagar by plane, bus, train, night train, taxi or car

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Fly  •  3h 11m

  1. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Srinagar (SXR) IXC - SXR

₹5,065 - ₹23,985

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Bus, train  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Ambala Cantt
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Jammu Tawi
  3. Take the bus from Jammu to Srinagar

₹922 - ₹1,036

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Night train, bus  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the night train from Chandigarh to Jammu Tawi
  2. Take the bus from Jammu to Pahalgam
  3. Take the bus from Pahalgam to Srinagar

₹1,041 - ₹1,088

Night train, taxi, train  •  12h 44m

  1. Take the night train from Chandigarh to Udhampur
  2. Take a taxi from Udhampur to Banihal
  3. Take the train from Banihal to Sri Nagar

₹4,613 - ₹5,521

Drive  •  9h 9m

  1. Drive from Chandigarh to Srinagar 596.4 km

₹4,300 - ₹6,500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chandigarh to Srinagar is to bus and train which costs ₹900 - ₹1,100 and takes 13h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Chandigarh to Srinagar is to fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹24,000 and takes 3h 11m.

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The distance between Chandigarh and Srinagar is 416 km. The road distance is 596.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chandigarh to Srinagar without a car is to bus and train which takes 13h 23m and costs ₹900 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Chandigarh to Srinagar, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chandigarh Airport to Srinagar Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chandigarh to Srinagar is 596 km. It takes approximately 9h 9m to drive from Chandigarh to Srinagar.

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GoAir and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Chandigarh Airport to Srinagar Airport.

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There are 417+ hotels available in Srinagar. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Chandigarh to Chandigarh Airport is to line 17 bus which takes 16 min and costs ₹15 - ₹35.

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Map of how to get from Chandigarh to Srinagar.
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  • Distance: 416.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 11m

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

GoAir and IndiGo Airlines fly from Chandigarh to Srinagar twice daily.

Airlines
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Srinagar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹23,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Srinagar
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹29,000
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ambala Cant Jn to Jammu Tawi
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹200 - ₹230
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chandigarh to Jammu Tawi
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹200 - ₹230
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Chandigarh to Udhampur
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹220 - ₹250
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Banihal to Sri Nagar
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹105 - ₹115
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Chandigarh to Ambala Cantt
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹170
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
JKSRTC
Bus from Jammu to Srinagar
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹445
Schedules at
jksrtc.co.in
Bus from Jammu to Pahalgam
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹470
Schedules at
jksrtc.co.in
Bus from Pahalgam to Srinagar
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹224
Schedules at
jksrtc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Udhampur to Banihal
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹4,700

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