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

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Train  •  8 h 48 min

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

$24 - $38

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Train, bus HRTC  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM) Aug Kr Raj Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$10 - $28

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Train, bus RedBus  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Mathura Junction (MTJ) to Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM) Aug Kr Raj Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Delhi to Shimla

$11 - $26

Taxi  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mathura to Shimla 321.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Mathura to Shimla 321.9 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Delhi, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  6 h 59 min

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

$53 - $162

Train to Delhi, fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  9 h 21 min

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

$66 - $160

Train to Delhi, fly to Kulu, taxi  •  8 h 55 min

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

$144 - $605

Train to Jaipur, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  9 h 2 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

$73 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mathura to Shimla is to train and bus which costs ₹800 - ₹2,000 and takes 14 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mathura to Shimla is to train and fly and taxi which costs ₹3,900 - ₹12,000 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The distance between Mathura and Shimla is 403 km. The road distance is 515.1 km.

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The best way to get from Mathura to Shimla without a car is to train which takes 8 h 48 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Mathura to Shimla, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Delhi Airport to Chandigarh Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mathura to Shimla is 515 km. It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to drive from Mathura to Shimla.

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Vistara, IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and Jet Airways offer flights from Delhi Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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There are 698+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mathura to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 252.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 48 min

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 - $17 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Jaipur to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Jaipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $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 Chandigarh via Leh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and 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
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
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
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
$6 - $13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mathura to Shimla
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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