There are 4 ways to get from Jalandhar to Shimla by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Jalandhar City (JUC) to Chandigarh (CDG) Asr-Cdg Superfast / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla

$24 - $40

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Jalandhar City (JUC) to Chandigarh (CDG) Asr-Cdg Superfast / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Shimla 954

$6 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jalandhar to Shimla 160.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Jalandhar to Shimla 160.4 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Jalandhar to Shimla is to train and bus which costs ₹430 - ₹1,500 and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jalandhar to Shimla is to taxi which costs ₹4,500 - ₹5,500 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Jalandhar and Shimla is 153 km. The road distance is 256.7 km.

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The best way to get from Jalandhar to Shimla without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 37 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,900.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Jalandhar to Shimla, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jalandhar to Shimla is 257 km. It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to drive from Jalandhar to Shimla.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jalandhar to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 95.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

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

There is no direct connection from Jalandhar to Shimla. However, you can take the train to Chandigarh (CDG) then take the taxi to Shimla. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Jalandhar to Shimla via Chandigarh (CDG), Railway Crossing, Sector 8/18, and Chandigarh in around 5 h 58 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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