There are 5 ways to get from Shimla to Amritsar by 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

Taxi, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh (CDG)
  2. Take the train from Chandigarh (CDG) to Amritsar Junction (ASR) Cdg-Asr Superfast / ...

$27 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Amritsar 142

$7

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shimla to Chandigarh 954
  2. Take the train from Chandigarh (CDG) to Amritsar Junction (ASR) Cdg-Asr Superfast / ...

$9 - $21

Taxi  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Amritsar 210.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Shimla to Amritsar 210.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shimla to Amritsar is to bus which costs ₹450 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Shimla to Amritsar is to taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹11,000 and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Shimla and Amritsar is 225 km. The road distance is 336.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Shimla to Amritsar, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi and arriving at Amritsar. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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

HRTC operates a bus from Shimla to Amritsar every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 11 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Shimla to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Amritsar
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh (CDG)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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