There are 4 ways to get from Haridwar to Chandigarh by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) Hemkunt Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) to Chandigarh (CDG) Ndls-Klk Shatabdi Exp / ...

$4 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Chandigarh Volvo AC 49 / ...

$25

Taxi  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Haridwar to Chandigarh 126.3 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Haridwar to Chandigarh 126.3 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Haridwar to Chandigarh is to train which costs ₹270 - ₹1,900 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Haridwar to Chandigarh is to taxi which costs ₹2,700 - ₹3,200 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Haridwar and Chandigarh is 158 km. The road distance is 202.1 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Haridwar to Chandigarh, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Haridwar and arriving at Chandigarh. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Haridwar to Chandigarh. However, there are services departing from Haridwar Junction (HW) and arriving at Chandigarh (CDG) via Ambala Cant Junction (UMB). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Haridwar to Chandigarh.
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  • Distance: 98.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Haridwar, India and Chandigarh, India?

You can take a train from Haridwar to Chandigarh via Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, HRTC operates a bus from Haridwar to Chandigarh every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $25 and the journey takes 7 h 1 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Haridwar Junction (HW) to Ambala Cant Junction (UMB)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Haridwar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Haridwar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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