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There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Shimla by plane, taxi or train

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Recommended option

Fly Toronto to Chandigarh, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Chandigarh (IXC)
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

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Fly Toronto to Delhi, train, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Delhi (DEL)
  2. Take the train from New Delhi to Ambala Cant Jn
  3. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Chandigarh
  4. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

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Fly Toronto to Dehra Dun, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Dehra Dun (DED)
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Chandigarh, taxi

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Chandigarh (IXC)
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

Fly Toronto to Dharamsala, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Dharamsala (DHM)
  2. Take a taxi from Dharamsala to Shimla

Fly Toronto to Ludhiana, train, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ludhiana (LUH)
  2. Take the train from Ludhiana Jn to Ambala Cant Jn
  3. Take the train from Ambala Cant Jn to Chandigarh
  4. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shimla is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Shimla is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Yes, entry into Canada from India is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Shimla is to fly and train and taxi which costs $600 - $2,500 and takes 23h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs $800 - $2,200 and takes 19h 56m.

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The distance between Toronto and Shimla is 11367 km.

It takes approximately 19h 56m to get from Toronto to Shimla, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Chandigarh Airport. The quickest flight takes 21h 10m and has one stopover.

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Shimla is 9h 30m ahead of Toronto. It is currently 5:08 AM in Toronto and 2:38 PM in Shimla.

Air Transat, Helitrans, LOT and four other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 11366.8 km
  • Duration: 19h 56m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Shimla, India?

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Shimla. However, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Chandigarh, then take the taxi to Shimla. Alternatively, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Dehra Dun, then take the taxi to Shimla.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹45,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Warsaw Chopin, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Paris CDG, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Warsaw Chopin, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Dubai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Toronto to Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Paris CDG, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹1,70,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Delhi, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via London Heathrow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹1,70,000
Flights from Toronto to Ludhiana via Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,40,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Warsaw Chopin, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Dubai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Munich, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Abu Dhabi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via London Heathrow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Zurich, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Paris CDG, Delhi
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Frankfurt, Delhi
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹1,60,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Doha, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹1,60,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Warsaw Chopin, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Dubai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,00,000
Flights from Toronto to Dharamsala via Delhi, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Montreal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Toronto to Chandigarh via Delhi, Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,40,000
Flights from Toronto to Dehra Dun via Delhi, Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,50,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Chandigarh via Montreal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,00,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Delhi via Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Delhi via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹2,20,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹2,30,000
Flights from Toronto to Delhi via Newark
Ave. Duration
19h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹2,20,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toronto to Delhi via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹2,20,000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Toronto to Delhi via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
₹60,000 - ₹75,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Toronto to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹1,30,000
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 New Delhi to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹160
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ambala Cant Jn to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹80 - ₹90
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ludhiana Jn to Ambala Cant Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹105 - ₹115
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹2,400
Yuvraj Tour And Travels
Phone
+91 97 81 10 24 97
Website
yuvrajtourtravels.business.site
RK Taxi Service
Phone
+91 98 15 83 25 55
Website
rktaxiservice.com
Dev Travels
Phone
+91 98 55 85 49 99
Website
car-rental-chandigarh.com

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