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There are 7 ways to get from Kannur to Shimla by train, plane, taxi, bus or car

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Train to Mangalore, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN)
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Chandigarh (IXC) IXE - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$207 - $794

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Bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Kannur to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai to Ahmedabad
  4. Take the bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
  5. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$38 - $59

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Train to Calicut, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Chandigarh (IXC) CCJ - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$124 - $433

Train to Calicut, fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Dehra Dun (DED) CCJ - DED
  3. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$142 - $446

Train to Mangalore, fly to Delhi, train  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN)
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Delhi (DEL) IXE - DEL
  3. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK)

$102 - $444

Train, taxi  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Chandigarh (CDG) Kerala S.Kranti Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla

$60 - $75

Drive  •  37 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Kannur to Shimla 1631.3 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Kannur to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,400 and takes 2 days 17 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kannur to Shimla is to train and fly and taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹32,000 and takes 9 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kannur to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Kannur and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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The distance between Kannur and Shimla is 2147 km. The road distance is 2610.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kannur to Shimla without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 days 1 h and costs ₹4,400 - ₹5,500.

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It takes approximately 10 h 53 min to get from Kannur to Shimla, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Chandigarh Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kannur to Shimla is 2610 km. It takes approximately 37 h 54 min to drive from Kannur to Shimla.

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  • Distance: 1341.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Kannur to Shimla via Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Calicut to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Calicut to Chandigarh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Calicut to Chandigarh via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Calicut to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru, Lucknow
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Mangalore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Lucknow
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Mangalore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Calicut to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $750
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Calicut to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Calicut to Dehra Dun via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Delhi via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
47 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kannur to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
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
$6 - $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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IndiGo Airlines and Jet Airways offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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