There are 5 ways to get from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Shimla by bus, night train, car, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Katra to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 271

$11

4 alternative options

Night train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the night train from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Kalka (KLK) Svdk-Klk Exp

$27 - $41

Drive  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Shimla 266.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly from Jammu, taxi  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Jammu (IXJ) to Chandigarh (IXC) IXJ - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$82 - $303

Taxi to Srinagar, fly, taxi  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Srinagar
  2. Fly from Srinagar (SXR) to Chandigarh (IXC) SXR - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$174 - $341

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹756 and takes 17 h.

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The quickest way to get from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹21,000 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Jammu Tawi (JAT) and Shimla is 280 km. The road distance is 426.5 km.

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It takes approximately 17 h to get from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Shimla, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jammu Tawi (JAT) station to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Jammu station and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Katra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h.

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What companies run services between Jammu Tawi (JAT), India and Shimla, India?

HRTC operates a bus from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Shimla every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 15 h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Srinagar
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Srinagar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Srinagar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Srinagar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Srinagar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Srinagar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $450
Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Katra to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
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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