There are 6 ways to get from Mandi to Rishīkesh by bus, taxi, train 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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Bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Mandi to Chandigarh 11,65,704,705,734,736,751,754,775,776,788,801,819
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Haridwar 802 / ...

₹1,085 - ₹1,419

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  12h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Mandi to Chandigarh
  2. Take the train from Chandigarh to Ambala Cant Jn
  3. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Rishikesh

₹454 - ₹573

4 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  12h 10m

  1. Take a taxi from Mandi to Nangal Dam
  2. Take the train from Nangal Dam to Ambala Cant Jn
  3. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Rishikesh

₹3,930 - ₹4,639

Bus, train via Dehra  •  12h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Dehra to Chandigarh 596
  2. Take the train from Chandigarh to Ambala Cant Jn
  3. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Rishikesh

₹1,051 - ₹1,291

Taxi  •  6h 1m

  1. Take a taxi from Mandi to Rishīkesh 387.6 km

₹8,500 - ₹11,000

Drive  •  6h 1m

  1. Drive from Mandi to Rishīkesh 387.6 km

₹3,000 - ₹4,400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mandi to Rishīkesh is to bus and train which costs ₹450 - ₹600 and takes 12h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandi to Rishīkesh is to taxi which costs ₹8,500 - ₹11,000 and takes 6h 1m.

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The distance between Mandi and Rishīkesh is 221 km. The road distance is 387.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mandi to Rishīkesh without a car is to bus which takes 9h 26m and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,500.

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It takes approximately 9h 26m to get from Mandi to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mandi to Rishīkesh is 388 km. It takes approximately 6h 1m to drive from Mandi to Rishīkesh.

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There are 635+ hotels available in Rishīkesh. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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What companies run services between Mandi, India and Rishīkesh, India?

You can take a bus from Mandi to Rishīkesh via Chandigarh and Haridwar in around 9h 26m.

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 Nangal Dam to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹140
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irctc.co.in
Train from Ambala Cant Jn to Rishikesh
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹150
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chandigarh to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹80 - ₹90
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Mandi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹320
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹250 - ₹350
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Dehra to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹260 - ₹360
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mandi to Nangal Dam
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹4,400

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