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There are 8 ways to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh by plane, taxi, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Dharamsala  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Dharamsala (DHM) MAA - DHM

$193 - $904

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Bus  •  46 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Jaisinghpur

$35 - $47

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Fly to Chandigarh  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Chandigarh (IXC) MAA - IXC

$83 - $286

Fly to Kulu  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kulu (KUU) MAA - KUU

$270 - $1,113

Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Dehra Dun (DED) MAA - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Nāhan

$87 - $337

Train, bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Saharanpur (SRE) Mdu-Ddn/Cdg Exp
  2. Take the bus from Sahāranpur to Kangra 1151

$43 - $59

Train, taxi  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Mukerian (MEX) Mas-Svdk Andaman Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Mukerian (MEX) to Barwāla

$70 - $90

Drive  •  38 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Barwāla 1641.3 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh is to bus which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,500 and takes 46 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh is to fly which costs ₹14,000 - ₹70,000 and takes 7 h.

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The distance between Chennai and Himachal Pradesh is 2119 km. The road distance is 2626 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh without a car is to bus which takes 46 h 52 min and costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,500.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh is to fly which takes 7 h and costs ₹14,000 - ₹70,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,500 and takes 46 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Dharamsala Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Himachal Pradesh is 2626 km. It takes approximately 38 h 13 min to drive from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh.

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Air India Limited, Jet Airways, Spicejet and Helitrans offer flights from Madras Airport to Dharamsala Airport.

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There are 196+ hotels available in Himachal Pradesh. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Himachal Pradesh.
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  • Distance: 1324.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Himachal Pradesh, India?

Spicejet, Air India Limited and three other airlines fly from Chennai to Barwāla every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chennai to Barwāla via Tondaiayrpet, Chennai, Bangalore, and Jaisinghpur in around 46 h 52 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Kochi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Visakhapatnam, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Coimbatore, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Muscat, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Dubai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Madras to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Jaisinghpur
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Book at
redbus.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Sahāranpur to Kangra
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dehra Dun to Nāhan
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
GTS Cabs
Phone
+91 8191008191
Website
gtscab.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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