There are 6 ways to get from Naini Tāl to Manāli by train, bus, night train, car, plane or taxi

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, bus  •  17 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lal Kuan (LKU) to Chandigarh (CDG) Lku-Asr Exp
  2. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Manāli Volvo AC 49 / ...

$42 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Haldwani to Delhi
  2. Take the bus from Delhi to Manali

$19 - $28

4 alternative options

Night train, bus  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Haldwani (HDW) to Haridwar Junction (HW) Kgm Ddn Exp
  2. Take the bus from Haridwar to Manāli Volvo AC 49 / ...

$35 - $48

Drive  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Naini Tāl to Manāli 462.1 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Pantnagar (PGH) to Kulu (KUU) PGH - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Manāli

$439 - $674

Fly to Dharamsala, taxi  •  25 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Pantnagar (PGH) to Dharamsala (DHM) PGH - DHM
  2. Take a taxi from Dharamsala to Manāli

$135 - $412

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Naini Tāl to Manāli is to bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,000 and takes 21 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Naini Tāl to Manāli is to drive which costs ₹5,000 - ₹7,500 and takes 11 h 48 min.

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The distance between Naini Tāl and Manāli is 400 km. The road distance is 739.3 km.

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It takes approximately 17 h 48 min to get from Naini Tāl to Manāli, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Naini Tāl, India and Manāli, India?

You can take a bus from Naini Tāl to Manāli via Haldwani and Delhi in around 21 h 33 min.

Airlines
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Pantnagar to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Pantnagar to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $440
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pantnagar to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Lal Kuan (LKU) to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Haldwani (HDW) to Haridwar Junction (HW)
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Chandigarh to Manāli
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Haridwar to Manāli
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Haldwani to Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Delhi to Manali
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kulu to Manāli
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12

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