There are 10 ways to get from Kanpur to Dharamsala by bus, plane, taxi, train or car

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

Recommended option

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Kulu, taxi  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Kulu (KUU) LKO - KUU
  3. Take a taxi from Kulu to Dharamsala

$220 - $1,015

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Take the bus from Charbagh to Dehradun
  3. Take the bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 912

$15

8 alternative options

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Dharamsala  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Dharamsala (DHM) LKO - DHM

$124 - $656

Train to Delhi, fly to Dharamsala  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Dharamsala (DHM) DEL - DHM

$73 - $355

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Jammu, train, taxi  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Jammu (IXJ) LKO - IXJ
  3. Take the train from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Pathankot (PTK)
  4. Take a taxi from Pathankot (PTK) to Dharamsala

$130 - $504

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Amritsar, train, taxi  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Amritsar (ATQ) LKO - ATQ
  3. Take the train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Pathankot (PTK)
  4. Take a taxi from Pathankot (PTK) to Dharamsala

$97 - $366

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Dehra Dun, bus  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Dehra Dun (DED) LKO - DED
  3. Take the bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj

$49 - $167

Train, taxi  •  24 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Pathankot (PTK) Tata Jat Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Pathankot (PTK) to Dharamsala

$54 - $72

Bus via Aligarh  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Aligarh
  2. Take the bus from Alighar to Noida
  3. Take the bus from Delhi to Dharamshala

$24 - $28

Drive  •  13 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Dharamsala 618.2 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Kanpur, India and Dharamsala, India?

You can take a bus from Kanpur to Dharamsala via Aligarh, Alighar, Noida, Sector 16, Rajiv Chowk, Kashmiri Gate, and Delhi in around 23 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $400
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Patna, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Jammu, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Delhi to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Delhi to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $400
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Jammu
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Delhi, Srinagar
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Pathankot (PTK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Pathankot (PTK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Pathankot (PTK)
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kanpur to Aligarh
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Alighar to Noida
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Charbagh to Dehradun
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kulu to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kanpur and Dharamsala is 750 km. The road distance is 989 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kanpur to Dharamsala is to bus which costs ₹1,029 and takes 28 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Kanpur to Dharamsala is to train and fly which takes 8 h 3 min and costs ₹4,900 - ₹25,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Kanpur to Dharamsala. However, there are services departing from Kanpur and arriving at McLeod Ganj via Charbagh and Dehradun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 18 h 31 min to get from Kanpur to Dharamsala, including transfers.