There are 7 ways to get from Raipur to Shimla by plane, taxi, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Raipur (RPR) to Chandigarh (IXC) RPR - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$146 - $581

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Anand Vihar to Alighar
  2. Take the bus from Alighar to Noida
  3. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$23

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Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Raipur (RPR) to Dehra Dun (DED) RPR - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$153 - $603

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Raipur (RPR) to Kulu (KUU) RPR - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$393 - $1,643

Train  •  25 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Raipur Junction (R) to New Delhi (NDLS) Bsp-Ndls / ...
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK) Ndls-Klk- Shatabdi Exp / ...

$46 - $70

Train, bus  •  29 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Raipur Junction (R) to New Delhi (NDLS) Bsp-Ndls / ...
  2. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$33 - $46

Drive  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Raipur to Shimla 943.4 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Raipur to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹1,641 and takes 40 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raipur to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs ₹10,000 - ₹41,000 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Raipur and Shimla is 1184 km. The road distance is 1509.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Raipur to Shimla, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Raipur to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Anand Vihar and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Alighar, Bhel, Mayapuri Depot and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 37 min.

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The best way to get from Raipur to Shimla without a car is to train which takes 25 h 43 min and costs ₹3,200 - ₹5,000.

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Map of how to get from Raipur to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 740.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Raipur to Shimla via New Delhi (NDLS) and Kalka (KLK) in around 25 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Raipur to Shimla via Alighar, Noida, Bhel, Mayapuri Depot, ISBT Kashmeeri Gate, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 40 h 37 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Bhopal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,200
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Visakhapatnam, Delhi
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Indore, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,200
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Indore, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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
$13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Anand Vihar to Alighar
Ave. Duration
24 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Alighar to Noida
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 172 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 90 90 90 90 90
Website
megacabs.com

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