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There are 3 ways to get from Shimla to Sahnewal by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Shimla ISBT Tutikandi to Ambāla 153,218,221,227,229
  2. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Ludhiana Jn 02421 / ...

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Taxi  •  2h 53m

  1. Take a taxi from Shimla to Sahnewal 189.5 km

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Shimla to Sahnewal 189.5 km
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The cheapest way to get from Shimla to Sahnewal is to drive which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Shimla to Sahnewal is to taxi which costs ₹4,200 - ₹5,000 and takes 2h 53m.

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The distance between Shimla and Sahnewal is 117 km. The road distance is 189.5 km.

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The best way to get from Shimla to Sahnewal without a car is to bus and train which takes 6h 22m and costs ₹750 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Shimla to Sahnewal, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shimla to Sahnewal is 189 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Shimla to Sahnewal.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Sahnewal. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 116.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 22m

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

There is no direct connection from Shimla to Sahnewal. However, you can take the bus to Ambāla, take the walk to Ambala Cant Jn, take the train to Ludhiana Jn, then take the taxi to Sahnewal. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Sahnewal.

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 Ambala Cant Jn to Ludhiana Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
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
Other operators
Taxi from Shimla to Sahnewal
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹5,000
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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