Duration 21 min
Distance 59 km
Average price ₹1,100
Nearby airports 4 found

Closest airports to Shimla

The nearest airport to Shimla is Simla (SLV). However, there are better options for getting to Shimla. RSRTC operates a bus from Chandigarh to Shimla twice daily. Tickets cost ₹190 - ₹290 and the journey takes 1h 39m.

Recommended airport

Chandigarh (IXC)

  1. Chandigarh
  2. Shimla
2h 58m
Cheapest
₹214 - ₹325
Other nearby airports

Dehra Dun (DED)

  1. Dehradun
  2. Chandigarh
  3. Shimla
11h 8m
₹1,035 - ₹1,302

Amritsar (ATQ)

  1. Amritsar Jn
  2. Chandigarh
  3. Shimla
8h 14m
₹1,960 - ₹2,390

Simla (SLV)

  1. Simla (SLV)
  2. Shimla
21 min
₹450 - ₹550

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The nearest airport to Shimla is Simla (SLV) Airport which is 9.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Chandigarh (IXC) (59.5 km), Dehra Dun (DED) (140.8 km) and Amritsar (ATQ) (233.7 km).

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It takes 2h 58m to get from Shimla to Chandigarh (IXC) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Chandigarh (IXC) Airport, which is 59.5 km away from Shimla. The bus from Chandigarh (IXC) to Shimla takes 2h 58m.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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