There are 5 ways to get from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 912

$4 - $10

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Taxi  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 265.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 265.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Dharamsala  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Dharamsala (DHM) DED - DHM

$105 - $438

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  17 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Kulu (KUU) DED - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to McLeod Ganj

$559 - $875

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dehradun and arriving at McLeod Ganj. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Dehradun and McLeod Ganj is 267 km. The road distance is 424.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs .

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The bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj takes 7 h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Dehradun to McLeod Ganj bus services, operated by HRTC, depart from Dehradun station.

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The best way to get from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj is to bus which takes 7 h and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 12 min.

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There is no direct flight from Dehra Dun Airport to Dharamsala Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Dehradun to McLeod Ganj bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at McLeod Ganj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dehradun to McLeod Ganj is 424 km. It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to drive from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj.

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IndiGo Airlines, Helitrans, Jet Airways and Spicejet offer flights from Dehra Dun Airport to Dharamsala Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj.
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  • Distance: 167.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Dehradun, India and McLeod Ganj, India?

HRTC operates a bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $10 and the journey takes 7 h. Alternatively, Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 3 times a day.

Airlines
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Dehra Dun to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Dehra Dun to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
GTS Cabs
Phone
+91 8191008191
Website
gtscab.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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There are 361+ hotels available in McLeod Ganj. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dehradun to Dehra Dun Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs .

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