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

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Taxi to Chandigarh, fly to Lucknow

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Lucknow (LKO)

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Ambāla
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Barabanki Jn

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Taxi to Chandigarh, fly to Rae Bareli, taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
  2. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Rae Bareli (BEK)
  3. Take a taxi from Rae Bareli to Nawābganj

Taxi to Kulu, fly to Lucknow

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Kulu
  2. Fly from Kulu (KUU) to Lucknow (LKO)

Taxi to Dehra Dun, fly to Lucknow

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Dehra Dun
  2. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Lucknow (LKO)

Train

  1. Take the train from Kalka to Ambala Cant Jn
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Barabanki Jn

Bus, train via Haridwar

  1. Take the bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Haridwar
  2. Take the train from Haridwar Jn to Barabanki Jn

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Shimla Isbt Tutikandi to Delhi Isbt Kashmeere Gate
  2. Take the bus from Delhi Sarojini Nagar to Barabanki

Drive

  1. Drive from Shimla to Nawābganj
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The cheapest way to get from Shimla to Nawābganj is to bus and train via Haridwar which costs ₹650 - ₹2,600 and takes 22h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Shimla to Nawābganj is to taxi and fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹8,000 and takes 3h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shimla to Nawābganj. However, there are services departing from Shimla Isbt Tutikandi and arriving at Barabanki via Yamuna Bazar / GGS Universicy, Lajpat Nagar Ring Road, Safdurjung Terminal and Delhi Sarojini Nagar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 38m.

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The distance between Shimla and Nawābganj is 607 km. The road distance is 922.4 km.

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The best way to get from Shimla to Nawābganj without a car is to train which takes 16h 3m and costs ₹1,800 - ₹4,000.

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It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Shimla to Nawābganj, including transfers.

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Shimla to Nawābganj bus services, operated by HRTC, depart from Shimla Isbt Tutikandi station.

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The best way to get from Shimla to Nawābganj is to train which takes 16h 3m and costs ₹1,800 - ₹4,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Chandigarh Airport to Lucknow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Shimla to Nawābganj bus services, operated by Northern Bus, arrive at Barabanki station.

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Map of how to get from Shimla to Nawābganj.
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  • Distance: 607.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 35m

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

You can take a train from Shimla to Nawābganj via Kalka and Ambala Cant Jn in around 16h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shimla to Nawābganj via Delhi Isbt Kashmeere Gate, Yamuna Bazar / GGS Universicy, Lajpat Nagar Ring Road, Safdurjung Terminal, Police Station Sarojini Nagar, and Delhi Sarojini Nagar in around 23h 38m.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Chandigarh to Rae Bareli via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹32,000
Flights from Kulu to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹34,000
Flights from Kulu to Lucknow via Delhi, Gorakhpur
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹18,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹9,500
Flights from Chandigarh to Rae Bareli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Kulu to Lucknow via Delhi, Dehra Dun
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹7,500
Flights from Kulu to Lucknow via Chandigarh, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹12,000
Flights from Dehra Dun to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹9,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Chandigarh to Rae Bareli via Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹32,000
Flights from Kulu to Lucknow via Delhi, Gorakhpur
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹18,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kulu to Lucknow via Chandigarh, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹11,000
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 Kalka to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹140
Third AC (3A)
₹370 - ₹460
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650
Train from Ambala Cant Jn to Barabanki Jn
Ave. Duration
12h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹310 - ₹1,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹310 - ₹410
Third AC (3A)
₹850 - ₹1,100
Second AC (2A)
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Train from Haridwar Jn to Barabanki Jn
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹270 - ₹1,400
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹270 - ₹350
Third AC (3A)
₹750 - ₹1,000
Second AC (2A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,400
Bus operators
HRTC
Phone
9418000529
Email
hrtchq@gmail.com
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Ambāla
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹190 - ₹1,200
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹380 - ₹1,200
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Shimla Isbt Tutikandi to Delhi Isbt Kashmeere Gate
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹420 - ₹1,000
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Northern Bus
Phone
8894755055
Email
northerntravels55@gmail.com
Website
northernbuses.com
Bus from Delhi Sarojini Nagar to Barabanki
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
northernbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shimla to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹2,400
Tour 2 Himachal
Phone
+91 98 16 24 37 42
Website
tour2himachal.com
Shimla Taxi
Phone
+91 70 18 64 78 20
Website
shimlataxi.in
Himanchal Taxi
Phone
+91 76 50 00 48 48

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Yes, the driving distance between Shimla to Nawābganj is 922 km. It takes approximately 11h 25m to drive from Shimla to Nawābganj.

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IndiGo Airlines, Helitrans and Air India Limited offer flights from Chandigarh Airport to Lucknow Airport.

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