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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.

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Fly to Dharamsala  •  6 h 48 min

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

$134 - $555

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  39 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Chandigarh (CDG) Hwh Dliklk Mail
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala 945

$32 - $46

3 alternative options

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  14 h 4 min

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

$225 - $860

Train, taxi  •  34 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Nangal Dam (NLDM) Koaa-Nangaldam Wkly Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Nangal Dam (NLDM) to Dharamsala

$58 - $82

Drive  •  27 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Dharamsala 1231.5 miles

$200 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala is to train and bus which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,400 and takes 39 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala is to fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹41,000 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Dharamsala is 1600 km. The road distance is 1970.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala without a car is to train and taxi which takes 34 h 53 min and costs ₹4,200 - ₹6,000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Dharamsala is 1970 km. It takes approximately 27 h 36 min to drive from Kolkata to Dharamsala.

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Dharamsala Airport.

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There are 379+ hotels available in Dharamsala. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Dharamsala.
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  • Distance: 999.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 48 min

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

Air India Limited, Helitrans and four other airlines fly from Kolkata to Dharamsala every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Nagpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Bhubaneswar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
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 Gauhati, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Dharamsala via Nagpur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,700
Flights from Kolkata to Kulu via Bhubaneswar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
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 Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
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 Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Nangal Dam (NLDM)
Ave. Duration
32 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kulu to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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