How to get from Gurgaon to Shimla

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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 26 min

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

$24 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 29 min

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

$8 - $15

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gurgaon to Shimla 238.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Gurgaon to Shimla 238.7 miles

$35 - $60

Metro, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the Metro from HUDA City Centre to New Delhi
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Chandigarh (IXC) DEL - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$52 - $151

Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  7 h 33 min

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

$63 - $152

Metro, fly to Kulu, taxi  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the Metro from HUDA City Centre to New Delhi
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kulu (KUU) DEL - KUU
  3. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$146 - $597

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

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

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 Gurgaon to Shimla
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 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 Gurgaon and Shimla is 294 km. The road distance is 382 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gurgaon to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹1,000 and takes 11 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Gurgaon to Shimla is to Metro and fly and taxi which takes 5 h 6 min and costs ₹3,500 - ₹11,000.

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Gurgaon to Shimla, including transfers.