There are 5 ways to get from Indore to Shimla by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Indore (IDR) to Chandigarh (IXC) IDR - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$102 - $447

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Bus  •  29 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Indore to Jaipur
  2. Take the bus from Jaipur to Delhi
  3. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$20 - $35

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Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  9 h 46 min

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

$120 - $460

Train, taxi  •  27 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Indore Junction Bg (INDB) to Chandigarh (CDG) Chandigarh Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla

$40 - $52

Drive  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Indore to Shimla 724.4 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Indore to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Indore and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Jaipur and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 24 min.

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The distance between Indore and Shimla is 942 km. The road distance is 1159.1 km.

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The best way to get from Indore to Shimla without a car is to train and taxi which takes 27 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Indore to Shimla, including transfers.

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Indore to Shimla bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Indore station.

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The quickest flight from Indore Airport to Chandigarh Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Indore to Shimla bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indore to Shimla is 1159 km. It takes approximately 16 h 59 min to drive from Indore to Shimla.

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Jet Lite and Jet Airways offer flights from Indore Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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There are 676+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Indore to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 588.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Indore to Shimla via Jaipur, Delhi, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 29 h 24 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Indore to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Indore to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Indore to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Indore to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Indore to Dehra Dun via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Indore to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Indore to Dehra Dun via Ahmedabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Indore to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Indore to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Indore to Jaipur
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Jaipur to Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
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
$5 - $13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 172 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 90 90 90 90 90
Website
megacabs.com

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The best way to get from Indore to Indore Airport is to line 7 bus which takes 7 min and costs .

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