There are 9 ways to get from Mathura to Shimla by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Kalka (KLK) Snsi Klk Sup Exp

$27 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus RedBus  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Mathura to Noida Depot Shatabdi Ac
  2. Take the bus from Delhi to Shimla

$16 - $20

7 alternative options

Bus HRTC  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Mathura to Noida Depot Shatabdi Ac
  2. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$22

Taxi  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mathura to Shimla 321.9 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Mathura to Shimla 321.9 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Delhi, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Chandigarh (IXC) DEL - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$55 - $166

Train to Delhi, fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Dehra Dun (DED) DEL - DED
  3. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$66 - $166

Train to Delhi, fly to Kulu, taxi  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kulu (KUU) DEL - KUU
  3. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$149 - $611

Train to Jaipur, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Gandhinagar Jpr (GADJ)
  2. Fly from Jaipur (JAI) to Chandigarh (IXC) JAI - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$75 - $318

What companies run services between Mathura, India and Shimla, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Mathura to Shimla twice a week. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mathura to Shimla via Noida Depot, Bhel, Nehru Nagar, Ashram, Mori Gate Terminal, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 16 h 15 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Jaipur to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Flights from Jaipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Delhi to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Delhi to Kulu
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Mathura to Noida Depot
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mathura to Shimla
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mathura to Shimla?

The distance between Mathura and Shimla is 403 km. The road distance is 515 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mathura to Shimla?

The cheapest way to get from Mathura to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,400 and takes 16 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mathura to Shimla?

The quickest way to get from Mathura to Shimla is to train and fly and taxi which takes 5 h 49 min and costs ₹3,600 - ₹12,000.

Is there a direct bus between Mathura and Shimla?

No, there is no direct bus from Mathura to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Mathura and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Bhel, Ashram and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Mathura to Shimla?

It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to get from Mathura to Shimla, including transfers.