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There are 3 ways to get from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train, taxi  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Haridwar to Moradabad
  2. Take the train from Moradabad (MB) to Kathgodam (KGM)
  3. Take a taxi from Kathgodam (KGM) to Dharmsāla

$49 - $75

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla 206.5 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla 206.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla is to drive which costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,600 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla is to taxi which costs ₹3,600 - ₹4,400 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Rishīkesh and Dharmsāla is 153 km. The road distance is 330.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 12 h 13 min and costs ₹3,600 - ₹5,500.

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It takes approximately 12 h 13 min to get from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla is 330 km. It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to drive from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla.

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There are 43+ hotels available in Dharmsāla. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla.
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  • Distance: 95.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 13 min

What companies run services between Rishīkesh, India and Dharmsāla, Uttarakhand, India?

There is no direct connection from Rishīkesh to Dharmsāla. However, you can take the bus to Haridwar, take the bus to Moradabad, take the walk to Moradabad (MB), take the train to Kathgodam (KGM), then take the taxi to Dharmsāla. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Dharmsāla.

Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Haridwar to Moradabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kathgodam (KGM) to Dharmsāla
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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