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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.

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Fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  6 h 11 min

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

$145 - $580

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Bus  •  38 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Anand Vihar to Alighar
  2. Take the bus from Alighar to Noida
  3. Take the bus from Delhi to Shimla

$13 - $36

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Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  8 h 53 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 7 min

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

$343 - $1,543

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 / ...

$44 - $66

Train, bus  •  37 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Raipur Junction (R) to Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) Chhattisgarh Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ambala to Shimla Super Luxury / ...

$28 - $38

Drive  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Raipur to Shimla 943.4 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Raipur to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹950 - ₹2,700 and takes 38 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raipur to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs ₹10,000 - ₹43,000 and takes 6 h 11 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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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 - ₹4,900.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Raipur to Shimla, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Raipur to Shimla is to train which takes 25 h 43 min and costs ₹3,200 - ₹4,900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹950 - ₹2,700 and takes 38 h 14 min.

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There is no direct flight from Raipur Airport to Chandigarh Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raipur to Shimla is 1509 km. It takes approximately 21 h 55 min to drive from Raipur to Shimla.

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

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There are 690+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Raipur to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 740.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 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, Noida sector 16, Pragati Maidan, Supreme Court, and Delhi in around 38 h 14 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
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 Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
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 Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Indore, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 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
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
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 Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 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 Bengaluru, Lucknow
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raipur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
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 Indore, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 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
Flights from Raipur to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Raipur to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Train operators
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Ambala to Shimla
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Bus from Delhi to Shimla
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
UPSRTC
Bus from Anand Vihar to Alighar
Ave. Duration
24 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Alighar to Noida
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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The best way to get from Raipur to Raipur Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs ₹190 - ₹240.

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