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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK) Kalka Shatabdi / ...

$24 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus RedBus  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Delhi to Shimla

$8 - $12

6 alternative options

Bus HRTC  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$14

Taxi  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ghaziabad to Shimla 234.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Ghaziabad to Shimla 234.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Chandigarh (IXC) DEL - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$52 - $150

Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  7 h 31 min

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

$63 - $151

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kulu (KUU) DEL - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$146 - $596

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Ghaziabad to Shimla twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, HRTC operates a bus from Ghaziabad to Shimla every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Delhi to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Delhi to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
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
$14
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ghaziabad to Shimla
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Easy Cabs
Phone
+91 11 43 43 43 43
Website
easycabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 11 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ghaziabad and Shimla is 272 km. The road distance is 375 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ghaziabad to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 12 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Ghaziabad to Shimla is to fly and taxi which takes 5 h 3 min and costs ₹3,500 - ₹11,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Ghaziabad to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Ghaziabad and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Ghaziabad to Shimla, including transfers.