There are 6 ways to get from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Govindgarh to Ambala Cant Jn 64524 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ambala to Shimla Super Luxury / ...

₹327 - ₹444

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Bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Govindgarh to Ambala Cantt Express
  2. Take the bus from Ambala to Shimla Super Luxury / ...

₹410 - ₹597

Bus via Chandigarh  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Shimla 51

₹1,174 - ₹1,453

Taxi  •  2h 43m

  1. Take a taxi from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla 176.8 km

₹3,800 - ₹4,500

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla 176.8 km

₹1,300 - ₹2,000

Uber  •  2h 43m

  1. Take an Uber from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla 176.8 km

₹1,600 - ₹1,900

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The cheapest way to get from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla is to train and bus which costs ₹320 - ₹450 and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla is to taxi which costs ₹3,800 - ₹4,500 and takes 2h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Govindgarh and arriving at Shimla via Ambala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 25m.

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The distance between Mandi Gobindgarh and Shimla is 97 km. The road distance is 176.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 10m and costs ₹320 - ₹450.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla, including transfers.

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Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla bus services, operated by RSRTC, depart from Govindgarh station.

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Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla bus services, operated by RSRTC, arrive at Shimla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla is 177 km. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla.

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  • Distance: 96.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Mandi Gobindgarh, Punjab, India and Shimla, India?

You can take a bus from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla via Ambala in around 5h 25m.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

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Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Govindgarh to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹95
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Ambala to Shimla
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹240 - ₹350
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Bus from Govindgarh to Ambala Cantt
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹250
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
CTU
Bus from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹240 - ₹340
Schedules at
chdctu.gov.in
Other operators
Uber Chandigarh
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
₹1,600 - ₹1,900
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uber.com
Premier
₹1,900 - ₹2,200
UberGo
₹1,900 - ₹2,200
HIRE
₹1,700 - ₹2,400
Intercity
₹2,400 - ₹2,700
UberXL
₹2,900 - ₹3,300
HIRE XL
₹3,400 - ₹4,600
Int3
₹3,700 - ₹4,200
POOL
₹1,600 - ₹1,900
Taxi from Mandi Gobindgarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹4,500

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