There are 3 ways to get from Dehradun to Shimla by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 13 h 34 min
$8 - $12
2 alternative options
Taxi • 4 h 4 min
$35 - $45
Drive • 4 h 4 min
$24 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Dehradun to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹900 and takes 13 h 34 min.
The quickest way to get from Dehradun to Shimla is to taxi which costs ₹2,600 - ₹3,200 and takes 4 h 4 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Dehradun to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Dehradun and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Haridwar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 34 min.
The distance between Dehradun and Shimla is 120 km. The road distance is 235.8 km.
The best way to get from Dehradun to Shimla without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 34 min and costs ₹550 - ₹900.
It takes approximately 13 h 34 min to get from Dehradun to Shimla, including transfers.
Dehradun to Shimla bus services, operated by UPSRTC, depart from Dehradun station.
Dehradun to Shimla bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi station.
Yes, the driving distance between Dehradun to Shimla is 236 km. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Dehradun to Shimla.
There are 700+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $22 USD per night.
What companies run services between Dehradun, India and Shimla, India?
You can take a bus from Dehradun to Shimla via Haridwar in around 13 h 34 min.
Bus from Dehradun to Haridwar
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 34 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $3 - $5
- Schedules at
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