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There are 7 ways to get from Shillong to Amritsar by plane, bus, taxi, car or train

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Fly from Shillong

  1. Fly from Shillong (SHL) to Amritsar (ATQ)

Cheapest option

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Shillong police bazar stand to Guwahati paltan bazar
  2. Take the train from Guwahati to Anand Vihar Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Delhi to Chandigarh
  4. Take the bus from Chandigarh to Amritsar

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Bus to Gauhati, fly

  1. Take the bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
  2. Fly from Gauhati (GAU) to Amritsar (ATQ)

Taxi to Silchar, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Silchar
  2. Fly from Silchar (IXS) to Amritsar (ATQ)

Drive to Agartala, fly

  1. Drive from Shillong to Agartala
  2. Fly from Agartala (IXA) to Amritsar (ATQ)

Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Guwahati
  2. Take the train from Guwahati to Amritsar Jn

Drive

  1. Drive from Shillong to Amritsar

Shillong (SHL) to Amritsar (ATQ) flights

36 Weekly Planes
9h 22m Average Duration
₹3,188 Cheapest Price
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Shillong → Amritsar
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The cheapest way to get from Shillong to Amritsar is to bus and train which costs ₹1,600 - ₹6,000 and takes 43h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Shillong to Amritsar is to fly which costs ₹4,200 - ₹11,000 and takes 6h 31m.

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It is 1789 km from Shillong to Amritsar. It is approximately 2365.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Shillong to Amritsar without a car is to bus and train which takes 43h 43m and costs ₹1,600 - ₹6,000.

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It takes approximately 6h 31m to get from Shillong to Amritsar, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Shillong Airport to Amritsar Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 50m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shillong to Amritsar is 2365 km. It takes approximately 32h 8m to drive from Shillong to Amritsar.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Shillong Airport to Amritsar Airport.

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There are 138+ hotels available in Amritsar. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Shillong to Shillong Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs ₹700 - ₹900.

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Map of how to get from Shillong to Amritsar.
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  • Distance: 1789.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 31m

What companies run services between Shillong, India and Amritsar, India?

IndiGo Airlines flies from Shillong to Amritsar 5 times a day.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Shillong to Amritsar via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹9,000
Flights from Shillong to Amritsar via Imphal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹9,500
Flights from Shillong to Amritsar via Imphal, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Amritsar via Dibrugarh, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Amritsar via Agartala, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹9,000
Flights from Shillong to Amritsar via Silchar, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹9,500
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹11,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹12,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Aizawl, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹12,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Delhi, Jammu
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹12,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Imphal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹13,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹12,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Imphal, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Ahmedabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹12,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹12,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Kolkata, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Gauhati, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹13,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹18,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Shillong, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹12,000
Flights from Agartala to Amritsar via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹13,000
Flights from Agartala to Amritsar via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Agartala to Amritsar via Kolkata, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Agartala to Amritsar via Shillong, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹14,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹11,000
Flights from Silchar to Amritsar via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹13,000
Flights from Agartala to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹13,000
Flights from Agartala to Amritsar via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹14,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Gauhati to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹9,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Guwahati to Anand Vihar Terminal
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹750 - ₹3,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹750 - ₹1,000
Third AC (3A)
₹1,900 - ₹2,500
Second AC (2A)
₹2,800 - ₹3,600
Train from Guwahati to Amritsar Jn
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹950 - ₹4,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹950 - ₹1,200
Third AC (3A)
₹2,300 - ₹3,000
Second AC (2A)
₹3,400 - ₹4,300
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹250
Schedules at
meghalayatourism.in
Assam Transport
Phone
0361-2730726, 2739552
Email
astc2009@gmail.com
Website
transport.assam.gov.in
Bus from Shillong police bazar stand to Guwahati paltan bazar
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹170
Schedules at
transport.assam.gov.in
CTU
Phone
0172-2990216
Email
ctu-chd@nic.in
Website
chdctu.gov.in
Bus from Delhi to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹360 - ₹1,200
Schedules at
chdctu.gov.in
Bus from Chandigarh to Amritsar
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹320 - ₹650
Schedules at
chdctu.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Shillong to Silchar
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹4,900
Travenjo
Phone
+91 94 36 76 73 33
Website
travenjo.com
Royal Taxi
Phone
+91 70 05 23 13 63
Meghalaya Tour Cabs
Phone
+91 70 05 65 13 38
Website
meghalayatourcabs.com

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