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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gorakhpur to Narwana Junction (NRW)
  2. Take the train from Narwana Junction (NRW) to Chandigarh (CDG)
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla

$37 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Hisar to Ambāla 65
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Shimla 954

$18 - $27

4 alternative options

Taxi, train, bus via Chandigarh  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gorakhpur to Narwana Junction (NRW)
  2. Take the train from Narwana Junction (NRW) to Chandigarh (CDG)
  3. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Shimla 954

$19 - $35

Taxi, train, bus  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gorakhpur to Narwana Junction (NRW)
  2. Take the train from Narwana Junction (NRW) to Chandigarh (CDG)
  3. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Shimla 51

$20 - $35

Taxi  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gorakhpur to Shimla 194.1 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Gorakhpur to Shimla 194.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gorakhpur to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,000 and takes 8 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gorakhpur to Shimla is to taxi which costs ₹3,400 - ₹4,200 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Gorakhpur and Shimla is 234 km. The road distance is 310.6 km.

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The best way to get from Gorakhpur to Shimla without a car is to taxi and train which takes 7 h 11 min and costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,100.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Gorakhpur to Shimla, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gorakhpur to Shimla is 311 km. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Gorakhpur to Shimla.

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There are 698+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 146 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Gorakhpur, Haryana, India and Shimla, India?

You can take a bus from Gorakhpur to Shimla via Hisar, Ambāla, Bhankerpur, Aroma, and Chandigarh in around 8 h 33 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
RSRTC
Bus from Hisar to Ambāla
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
CTU
Bus from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
chdctu.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Gorakhpur to Narwana Junction (NRW)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$13 - $16

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