There are 7 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Kulu, taxi  •  14 h 34 min

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

$353 - $1,444

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  46 h 17 min

  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

$36 - $48

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Fly to Chandigarh, taxi  •  7 h 3 min

  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  •  9 h 31 min

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

$153 - $554

Fly to Delhi, train  •  9 h 27 min

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

$116 - $433

Train  •  33 h 13 min

  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 / ...

$50 - $74

Drive  •  30 h 15 min

  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 ₹2,600 - ₹3,500 and takes 46 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vijayawada to Shimla is to fly and taxi which costs ₹10,000 - ₹42,000 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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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 33 h 13 min and costs ₹3,600 - ₹5,500.

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It takes approximately 14 h 34 min 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 11 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vijayawada to Shimla is 2084 km. It takes approximately 30 h 15 min 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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Map of how to get from Vijayawada to Shimla.
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  • Distance: 1038.1 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 34 min

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 33 h 13 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Visakhapatnam, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Vijayawada to Chandigarh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Vijayawada to Kulu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Vijayawada to Delhi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Train operators
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Haridwar to Shimla ISBT Tutikandi
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kulu to Shimla
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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