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

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Fly Vadodara to Chandigarh, taxi  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Vadodara (BDQ) to Chandigarh (IXC) BDQ - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$123 - $528

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Bus  •  31h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Vadodara to Ahmedabad
  2. Take the bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
  3. Take the bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 73

$22 - $35

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Fly Vadodara to Kulu, taxi  •  13h 53m

  1. Fly from Vadodara (BDQ) to Kulu (KUU) BDQ - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$311 - $1,341

Bus to Ahmedabad, fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Vadodara to Ahmedabad
  2. Fly from Ahmedabad (AMD) to Chandigarh (IXC) AMD - IXC
  3. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$133 - $403

Train, taxi  •  22h 22m

  1. Take the train from Vadodara Junction (BRC) to Chandigarh (CDG) Kcvl Garib Rath / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh (CDG) to Shimla

$42 - $54

Train, bus  •  24h 8m

  1. Take the train from Vadodara Junction (BRC) to Ambala Cant Junction (UMB) Paschim Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ambala to Shimla Super Luxury / ...

$22 - $31

Drive  •  18h 59m

  1. Drive from Vadodara to Shimla 804.7 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Vadodara to Shimla is to train and bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,300 and takes 24h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Vadodara to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹39,000 and takes 6h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vadodara to Shimla. However, there are services departing from Vadodara and arriving at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi via Ahmedabad and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 20m.

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The distance between Vadodara and Shimla is 1055 km. The road distance is 1287.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vadodara to Shimla without a car is to train and taxi which takes 22h 22m and costs ₹3,000 - ₹4,000.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m to get from Vadodara to Shimla, including transfers.

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Vadodara to Shimla bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Vadodara station.

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There is no direct flight from Vadodara Airport to Chandigarh Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Vadodara to Shimla bus services, operated by HRTC, arrive at Shimla ISBT Tutikandi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vadodara to Shimla is 1288 km. It takes approximately 18h 59m to drive from Vadodara to Shimla.

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  • Distance: 659.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Vadodara to Shimla via Ahmedabad, Delhi, and Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate in around 31h 20m.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Vadodara to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Vadodara to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Vadodara to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Vadodara to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Vadodara to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Vadodara to Kulu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Vadodara to Chandigarh via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Ahmedabad to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Ahmedabad to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vadodara to Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Ahmedabad to Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
RSRTC
Bus from Ambala to Shimla
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
rsrtconline.rajasthan.gov.in
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 172 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 90 90 90 90 90
Website
megacabs.com

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Vadodara Airport to Chandigarh Airport.

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There are 716+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vadodara to Vadodara Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs ₹85 - ₹110.

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