There are 5 ways to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala 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 to Dharamsala  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Dharamsala (DHM) CCU - DHM

$134 - $557

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  47 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Haridwar Junction (HW) Doon Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haridwar to Dharamsala 902

$36 - $45

3 alternative options

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Kulu (KUU) CCU - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Dharamsala

$230 - $866

Train, taxi  •  37 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Kathua (KTHU) Himgiri Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Kathua (KTHU) to Dharamsala

$78 - $98

Drive  •  27 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Dharamsala 1231.5 miles

$200 - $290

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

Spicejet, Air India Limited and four other airlines fly from Kolkata to Dharamsala every 2 hours.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Gauhati, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Varanasi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Indian Railways
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Haridwar to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
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

How far is it from Kolkata to Dharamsala?

The distance between Kolkata and Dharamsala is 1600 km. The road distance is 1970 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala?

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala is to train and bus which costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,100 and takes 47 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala?

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala is to fly which takes 6 h 54 min and costs ₹8,500 - ₹38,000.

How long does it take to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala?

It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala, including transfers.