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There are 9 ways to get from Shimla to Agra by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Kalka (KLK) to Agra Cantt (AGC) Klk-Snsi Superfast Traint

$26 - $39

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Bus, train  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Shimla to Ambala Super Luxury / ...
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) to Raja Ki Mandi (RKM) Jhelum Exp / ...

$9 - $21

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Bus RSRTC  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Shimla to Delhi Super Luxury / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sarai Kale Khan to Agra Volvo

$10 - $26

Bus HRTC  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate 73
  2. Take the bus from Noida Depot to Agra Shatabdi Ac

$12 - $20

Taxi  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Agra 351.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Shimla to Agra 351.9 miles

$55 - $85

Taxi to Chandigarh, fly to Delhi, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Delhi (DEL) IXC - DEL
  3. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)

$53 - $161

Taxi to Kulu, fly to Delhi, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Kulu
  2. Fly from Kulu (KUU) to Delhi (DEL) KUU - DEL
  3. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)

$146 - $603

Taxi to Chandigarh, fly to Jaipur, train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Jaipur (JAI) IXC - JAI
  3. Take the train from Gandhinagar Jpr (GADJ) to Idgah Agra Junction (IDH)

$67 - $282

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shimla to Agra is to bus and train which costs ₹600 - ₹1,600 and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shimla to Agra is to taxi and fly and train which costs ₹3,900 - ₹12,000 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shimla to Agra. However, there are services departing from Shimla and arriving at Agra via Mori Gate Terminal, Ashram and Sarai Kale Khan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 54 min.

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The distance between Shimla and Agra is 444 km. The road distance is 563 km.

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The best way to get from Shimla to Agra without a car is to train which takes 9 h 18 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,900.

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It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to get from Shimla to Agra, including transfers.

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Shimla to Agra bus services, operated by RSRTC, depart from Shimla station.

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The best way to get from Shimla to Agra is to train which takes 9 h 18 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹750 - ₹2,000 and takes 14 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Chandigarh Airport to Delhi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Shimla to Agra bus services, operated by UPSRTC, arrive at Agra station.

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Map of how to get from Shimla to Agra.
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  • Distance: 277.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 18 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Shimla to Agra twice a week. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 7 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shimla to Agra via Delhi, Mori Gate Terminal, Ashram, and Sarai Kale Khan in around 14 h 54 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Chandigarh to Jaipur
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Kulu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kulu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Train operators
Indian Railways
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Shimla to Ambala
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Bus from Shimla to Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
UPSRTC
Bus from Sarai Kale Khan to Agra
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Noida Depot to Agra
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shimla to Agra
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Shimla to Agra is 563 km. It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to drive from Shimla to Agra.

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

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There are 279+ hotels available in Agra. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

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