There are 3 ways to get from Islamabad to Chitral by plane, taxi or car
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Fly from Islamabad (ISB) to Chitral (CJL)
2 alternative options
Take a taxi from Islamabad to Chitral
Drive from Islamabad to Chitral
Islamabad (ISB) to Chitral (CJL) flights
The flight time between Islamabad (ISB) and Chitral (CJL) is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 280 km. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 15m. Services are operated by Pakistan International Airlines. Typically two flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Flight route information
First and last flights
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Islamabad (ISB) to Chitral (CJL) flight schedules
Flights departing Friday, September 24, 2021
Flights departing Monday, September 27, 2021
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Rules to follow in Pakistan
Travel within Pakistan
Observe COVID-19 safety rules
COVID-19 help in Pakistan
Frequently Asked Questions
There are currently travel restrictions within Pakistan.Explore options for future travel
Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are recommended
- There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
- Observe COVID-19 safety rules
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Chitral is 9245746.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Chitral is recommended.
Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 9245746.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Pakistan.
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Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Islamabad to Chitral is to drive, which costs $26 - $40 and takes 5h 22m.
The quickest way to get from Islamabad to Chitral is to fly which costs $50 - $120 and takes 1h 39m.
The distance between Islamabad and Chitral is 263 km. The road distance is 413.6 km.
The best way to get from Islamabad to Chitral without a car is to taxi which takes 5h 22m and costs $120 - $150.
It takes approximately 1h 39m to get from Islamabad to Chitral, including transfers.
The quickest flight from Islamabad Airport to Chitral Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.
Yes, the driving distance between Islamabad to Chitral is 414 km. It takes approximately 5h 22m to drive from Islamabad to Chitral.
Pakistan International Airlines offers flights from Islamabad Airport to Chitral Airport.
The best way to get from Islamabad to Islamabad Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $6 - $9.
What companies run services between Islamabad, Pakistan and Chitral, Pakistan?
Pakistan International Airlines flies from Islamabad to Chitral twice a week.
Flights from Islamabad to Chitral
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 15m
- Monday and Friday
- Estimated price
- $40 - $100
- Ave. Duration
- 5h 22m
- Estimated price
- $120 - $150
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