There are 10 ways to get from Lucknow 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 Kulu, taxi  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Kulu (KUU) LKO - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Dharamsala

$235 - $1,010

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Charbagh to Dehradun Volvo
  2. Take the bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj 912

$10 - $20

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Fly to Dharamsala  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Dharamsala (DHM) LKO - DHM

$124 - $655

Fly to Jammu, train, taxi  •  8 h 8 min

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

$129 - $503

Fly to Amritsar, train, taxi  •  10 h 20 min

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

$96 - $366

Fly to Dehra Dun, bus  •  11 h 26 min

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

$48 - $171

Train, taxi  •  20 h

  1. Take the train from Lucknow (LKO) to Mukerian (MEX) Jammu Tawi Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Mukerian (MEX) to Dharamsala

$45 - $62

Train, bus  •  24 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lucknowjn (LJN) to Chandigarh (CDG) Ljn-Sre Exp
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala 945

$18 - $32

Bus via Aligarh  •  25 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Aligarh
  2. Take the bus from Alighar to Noida
  3. Take the bus from Delhi to Dharamshala

$19 - $29

Drive  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Dharamsala 636.5 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Dharamsala is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,500 and takes 26 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucknow to Dharamsala is to fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹48,000 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucknow to Dharamsala. However, there are services departing from Charbagh and arriving at McLeod Ganj via Dehradun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 22 min.

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The distance between Lucknow and Dharamsala is 746 km. The road distance is 1018.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lucknow to Dharamsala without a car is to train and taxi which takes 20 h and costs ₹3,200 - ₹4,500.

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It takes approximately 15 h 5 min to get from Lucknow to Dharamsala, including transfers.

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Lucknow to Dharamsala bus services, operated by UPSRTC, depart from Charbagh station.

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The best way to get from Lucknow to Dharamsala is to fly which takes 6 h 34 min and costs ₹8,500 - ₹48,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,200 and takes 25 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Lucknow to Dharamsala.
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  • Distance: 466 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 5 min

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

Jet Airways, Spicejet and four other airlines fly from Lucknow to Dharamsala every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lucknow to Dharamsala via Aligarh, Alighar, Noida, Sector 16, Rajiv Chowk, Kashmiri Gate, and Delhi in around 25 h 31 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
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 Goa, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
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 Lucknow to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
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 Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
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
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Lucknow to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
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 Goa, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
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
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
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Lucknow to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Jammu Tawi (JAT) to Pathankot (PTK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Amritsar Junction (ASR) to Pathankot (PTK)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Lucknow (LKO) to Mukerian (MEX)
Ave. Duration
17 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Lucknowjn (LJN) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Dehradun to McLeod Ganj
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Aligarh
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Alighar to Noida
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Charbagh to Dehradun
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kulu to Dharamsala
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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