There are 3 ways to get from Dehradun to Rishīkesh by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 2 h 56 min
$7 - $10
2 alternative options
Taxi • 39 min
$10 - $13
Drive • 39 min
$4 - $7
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Dehradun to Rishīkesh is to drive which costs ₹320 - ₹470 and takes 39 min.
The quickest way to get from Dehradun to Rishīkesh is to taxi which costs ₹750 - ₹950 and takes 39 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Dehradun to Rishīkesh. However, there are services departing from Dehradun and arriving at Rishikesh via Haridwar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.
The distance between Dehradun and Rishīkesh is 35 km. The road distance is 43 km.
The best way to get from Dehradun to Rishīkesh without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 56 min and costs ₹470 - ₹750.
It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Dehradun to Rishīkesh, including transfers.
Dehradun to Rishīkesh bus services, operated by UPSRTC, depart from Dehradun station.
Dehradun to Rishīkesh bus services, operated by UPSRTC, arrive at Rishikesh station.
Yes, the driving distance between Dehradun to Rishīkesh is 43 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Dehradun to Rishīkesh.
There are 424+ hotels available in Rishīkesh. Prices start at $12 USD per night.
What companies run services between Dehradun, India and Rishīkesh, India?
You can take a bus from Dehradun to Rishīkesh via Haridwar in around 2 h 56 min.
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