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There are 8 ways to get from Vijayawada to Shimla by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  14h 34m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Kulu (KUU) VGA - KUU
  2. Take a taxi from Kulu to Shimla

$333 - $1,344

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  46h 24m

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Junction (BZA) to Haridwar Junction (HW) Mdu-Ddn/Cdg Exp
  2. Take the bus from Haridwar to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi 221

$35 - $47

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Fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Chandigarh (IXC) VGA - IXC
  2. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Shimla

$145 - $581

Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  9h 31m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Dehra Dun (DED) VGA - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Shimla

$153 - $544

Fly to Delhi, train  •  9h 31m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Delhi (DEL) VGA - DEL
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK)

$110 - $421

Fly to Dharamsala, bus  •  18h 30m

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Dharamsala (DHM) VGA - DHM
  2. Take the bus from Dharamsala to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi

$221 - $916

Train  •  33h 23m

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Junction (BZA) to New Delhi (NDLS) Mas-Ndls Tamil Nadu Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Kalka (KLK) Ndls-Klk- Shatabdi Exp / ...

$48 - $72

Drive  •  30h 15m

  1. Drive from Vijayawada to Shimla 1302.6 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vijayawada to Shimla is to train and bus which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,500 and takes 46h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Vijayawada to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs ₹10,000 - ₹43,000 and takes 7h 43m.

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The distance between Vijayawada and Shimla is 1661 km. The road distance is 2084.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vijayawada to Shimla without a car is to train which takes 33h 23m and costs ₹3,500 - ₹5,500.

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It takes approximately 14h 34m to get from Vijayawada to Shimla, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Vijayawada Airport to Kulu Airport. The quickest flight takes 11h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vijayawada to Shimla is 2084 km. It takes approximately 30h 15m to drive from Vijayawada to Shimla.

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Air India Limited, Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Vijayawada Airport to Kulu Airport.

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There are 705+ hotels available in Shimla. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vijayawada to Vijayawada Airport is to taxi which takes 16m and costs ₹240 - ₹300.

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Map of how to get from Vijayawada to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 1038.1 miles
  • Duration: 14h 34m

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

You can take a train from Vijayawada to Shimla via New Delhi (NDLS) and Kalka (KLK) in around 33h 23m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Visakhapatnam, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Vijayawada to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Vijayawada to Dharamsala via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Vijayawada to Dharamsala via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Vijayawada to Dharamsala via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Vijayawada to Dharamsala via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Vijayawada to Dharamsala via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Dharamsala to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Bus from Haridwar to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kulu to Shimla
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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