There are 6 ways to get from Coimbatore to Shimla by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly Coimbatore to Chandigarh, taxi  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Chandigarh (IXC) CJB - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$164 - $630

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Bus  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai to Ahmedabad
  4. Take the bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
  5. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$38 - $59

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Fly Coimbatore to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Dehra Dun (DED) CJB - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$182 - $653

Train to Kochi, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Chandigarh (IXC) COK - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$114 - $647

Train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to New Delhi (NDLS) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK) Ndls-Klk- Shatabdi Exp / ...

$60 - $85

Drive  •  38 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Coimbatore to Shimla 1755.5 miles

$280 - $420

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No, there is no direct bus from Coimbatore to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Coimbatore and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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The distance between Coimbatore and Shimla is 2235 km. The road distance is 2808.8 km.

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The best way to get from Coimbatore to Shimla without a car is to train which takes 2 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Coimbatore to Shimla, including transfers.

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Coimbatore to Shimla bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Coimbatore station.

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The best way to get from Coimbatore to Shimla is to train which takes 2 days 0 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 16 h.

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There is no direct flight from Coimbatore Airport to Chandigarh Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Coimbatore to Shimla bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coimbatore to Shimla is 2809 km. It takes approximately 38 h 46 min to drive from Coimbatore to Shimla.

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IndiGo Airlines and Jet Airways offer flights from Coimbatore Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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Map of how to get from Coimbatore to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 1396.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 18 min

What companies run services between Coimbatore, India and Shimla, India?

You can take a train from Coimbatore to Shimla via New Delhi (NDLS) and Kalka (KLK) in around 2 days 0 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coimbatore to Shimla via Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Pune
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Dehra Dun via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
41 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 172 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 90 90 90 90 90
Website
megacabs.com

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The best way to get from Coimbatore to Coimbatore Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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