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There are 7 ways to get from Shimla to Bangladesh by taxi, plane, train, car or bus

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, fly to Dhaka  •  8h 42m

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Dhaka (DAC) IXC - DAC

$133 - $417

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Bus, train  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Shimla to Ambala
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) to Kolkata (KOAA)
  3. Take the train from Kolkata to Dhaka Cantonment

$53 - $66

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Taxi, fly to Kolkata, train, drive  •  8h 12m

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Kolkata (CCU) IXC - CCU
  3. Take the train from Birati to Gobardanga
  4. Drive from Gobardanga to Khulna

Taxi, fly to Bagdogra, drive  •  9h 59m

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXC - IXB
  3. Drive from Bagdogra to Rangpur

Bus, train, drive  •  41h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Shimla to Delhi
  2. Take the train from Delhi (DLI) to New Farakka Junction (NFK)
  3. Drive from New Farakka Junction (NFK) to Nawabganj
  4. Take the bus from Nawabganj to Tangail
  5. Take the bus from Tangail Bypass to Dhaka

Train  •  46h 15m

  1. Take the train from Kalka (KLK) to Howrah Junction (HWH) Klk Dli Hwh Mail
  2. Take the train from Kolkata to Dhaka Cantonment Maitree Express

$71 - $89

Drive  •  29h 48m

  1. Drive from Shimla to Dhaka 1336.9 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shimla to Bangladesh is to bus and train which costs ₹3,800 - ₹4,900 and takes 2 days 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Shimla to Bangladesh is to taxi and fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹31,000 and takes 8h 42m.

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The distance between Shimla and Bangladesh is 1485 km. The road distance is 2139 km.

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The best way to get from Shimla to Bangladesh without a car is to train which takes 46h 15m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹7,000.

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It takes approximately 8h 42m to get from Shimla to Bangladesh, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chandigarh Airport to Dhaka Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 45m and has one stopover.

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Bangladesh is 30m ahead of Shimla. It is currently 7:13 PM in Shimla and 7:43 PM in Bangladesh.

Yes, the driving distance between Shimla to Bangladesh is 2139 km. It takes approximately 29h 48m to drive from Shimla to Bangladesh.

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Regent Airways, Novo Air, Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Chandigarh Airport to Dhaka Airport.

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Map of how to get from Shimla to Bangladesh.
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  • Distance: 928.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 42m

What companies run services between Shimla, India and Bangladesh?

You can take a train from Shimla to Dhaka via Kalka (KLK), Howrah Junction (HWH), Howrah Bridge, Belgachhia, Kolkata, and Dhaka Cantonment in around 46h 15m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Dhaka via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Chandigarh to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Chandigarh to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Chandigarh to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Chandigarh to Bagdogra via Srinagar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Dhaka via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Chandigarh to Kolkata via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Regent Airways
Website
flyregent.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Dhaka via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Novo Air
Website
flynovoair.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Dhaka via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Chandigarh to Kolkata via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Kolkata via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Train operators
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Phone
+913322203535
Website
er.indianrailways.gov.in
Train from Birati to Gobardanga
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kolkatalocaltrain.info
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Delhi (DLI) to New Farakka Junction (NFK)
Ave. Duration
23h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kalka (KLK) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
32h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) to Kolkata (KOAA)
Ave. Duration
35h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bangladesh Railway
Bus operators
RSRTC
Bus from Shimla to Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
Bus from Shimla to Ambala
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
BusBD
Website
busbd.com.bd
Bus from Nawabganj to Tangail
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busbd.com.bd
Bus from Tangail Bypass to Dhaka
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
busbd.com.bd
Other operators
Taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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