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

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Train  •  4 h 23 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 Kurukshetra Junction (KKDE) Klk-Ndls Shatabdi Exp / ...

$4 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Kalaamb Volvo AC 49
  2. Take a taxi from Kalaamb to Kurukshetra

$21 - $26

Taxi  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Haridwar to Kurukshetra 90.1 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Haridwar to Kurukshetra 90.1 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Haridwar to Kurukshetra is to drive which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Haridwar to Kurukshetra is to taxi which costs ₹2,200 - ₹2,700 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Haridwar to Kurukshetra. However, there are services departing from Haridwar Junction (HW) and arriving at Kurukshetra Junction (KKDE) via Ambala Cant Junction (UMB). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Haridwar and Kurukshetra is 127 km. The road distance is 144.2 km.

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The best way to get from Haridwar to Kurukshetra without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs ₹270 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Haridwar to Kurukshetra, including transfers.

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Haridwar to Kurukshetra train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Haridwar Junction (HW) station.

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Haridwar to Kurukshetra train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Kurukshetra Junction (KKDE) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Haridwar to Kurukshetra is 144 km. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Haridwar to Kurukshetra.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Kurukshetra. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Haridwar to Kurukshetra.
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  • Distance: 79.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Haridwar to Kurukshetra via Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) in around 4 h 23 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 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) to Kurukshetra Junction (KKDE)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Haridwar to Kalaamb
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kalaamb to Kurukshetra
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22

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