There are 9 ways to get from Kochi to Shimla by plane, taxi, train, bus 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

Fly Kochi to Chandigarh, taxi  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Chandigarh (IXC) COK - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$114 - $636

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Aluva 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

$49 - $65

7 alternative options

Fly Kochi to Kulu, taxi  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Kulu (KUU) COK - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$340 - $1,252

Fly Kochi to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Dehra Dun (DED) COK - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$135 - $342

Train to Coimbatore, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  12 h

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Chandigarh (IXC) CJB - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$170 - $647

Fly Kochi to Delhi, train  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Delhi (DEL) COK - DEL
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK)

$90 - $298

Train, taxi  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Chandigarh (CDG) Sampark Kranthi
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla

$69 - $86

Train, bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to New Delhi (NDLS) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$60 - $71

Drive  •  41 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Shimla 1839.9 miles

$290 - $440

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

You can take a bus from Kochi to Shimla via Aluva, Aluva, Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Delhi, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Dubai
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Trivandrum, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Kochi to Delhi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Kochi to Delhi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Kochi to Delhi via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Pune
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Kochi to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Kochi to Kulu via Doha, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Kochi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kochi to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Kochi to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Kochi to Kulu via Doha, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kochi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kochi to Delhi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
46 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
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
$14
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Aluva to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kochi and Shimla is 2355 km. The road distance is 2944 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,500 and takes 2 days 19 h.

The quickest way to get from Kochi to Shimla is to fly and taxi which takes 8 h 31 min and costs ₹7,500 - ₹44,000.

It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Kochi to Shimla, including transfers.