There are 6 ways to get from Vaishno Devi to Shimla by bus, night train, car, plane or taxi

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

Bus  •  16 h 20 min

  1. 271

$17 - $19

5 alternative options

Night train  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Svdk Klk Exp

$52 - $72

Night train via Jammu Tawi (JAT)  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Svdk Klk Exp

$34 - $52

Drive  •  12 h 24 min

  1. 294.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Jammu, taxi  •  8 h 20 min

  1. IXJ - IXC

$106 - $330

Taxi to Srinagar, fly, taxi  •  11 h 38 min

  1. SXR - IXC

$158 - $312

What companies run services between Vaishno Devi, India and Shimla, India?

HRTC operates a bus from Vaishno Devi to Shimla every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 15 h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Srinagar
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Srinagar to Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Srinagar, Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Jammu to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $450
Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Katra to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vaishno Devi and Shimla is 299 km. The road distance is 471 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vaishno Devi to Shimla is to bus which costs ₹1,150 - ₹1,300 and takes 16 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Vaishno Devi to Shimla is to fly and taxi which takes 8 h 20 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹23,000.

It takes approximately 16 h 20 min to get from Vaishno Devi to Shimla, including transfers.