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There are 8 ways to get from Gwalior to Shimla by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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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Train  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to Kalka (KLK) Snsi-Klk Superfast Exp

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  16h 26m

  1. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM) Jbp-Nzm Daily Exp. / ...
  2. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$13 - $30

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Taxi  •  9h 44m

  1. Take a taxi from Gwalior to Shimla 427.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  9h 44m

  1. Drive from Gwalior to Shimla 427.1 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Delhi, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Chandigarh (IXC) DEL - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$55 - $163

Train to Jaipur, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  11h 51m

  1. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to Gandhinagar Jpr (GADJ)
  2. Fly from Jaipur (JAI) to Chandigarh (IXC) JAI - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$74 - $314

Train to Delhi, fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Dehra Dun (DED) DEL - DED
  3. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$68 - $161

Train to Delhi, fly to Kulu, taxi  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Gwalior Junction (GWL) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kulu (KUU) DEL - KUU
  3. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$146 - $606

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gwalior to Shimla is to train and bus which costs ₹950 - ₹2,300 and takes 16h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Gwalior to Shimla is to train and fly and taxi which costs ₹4,000 - ₹12,000 and takes 8h 2m.

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The distance between Gwalior and Shimla is 551 km. The road distance is 683.4 km.

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The best way to get from Gwalior to Shimla without a car is to train which takes 11h 46m and costs ₹2,000 - ₹3,000.

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It takes approximately 11h 46m to get from Gwalior to Shimla, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Delhi Airport to Chandigarh Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gwalior to Shimla is 683 km. It takes approximately 9h 44m to drive from Gwalior to Shimla.

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IndiGo Airlines, Vistara, Air India Limited and Jet Airways offer flights from Delhi Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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There are 705+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gwalior to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 344.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 46m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Gwalior to Shimla twice a week. Tickets cost $10 - $19 and the journey takes 10h 23m.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Jaipur to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Jaipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh via Leh
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Delhi to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Delhi to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Indian Railways
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gwalior to Shimla
Ave. Duration
9h 44m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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