Best way to travel from Chandigarh to Dharamshala
Dharmashala is located at a distance of 254 km from Chandigarh. The hill station of Dharmashala is well-connected to Chandigarh by road, rail and air. However, the best way to reach Dharmashala is by car, a journey of about 5 hours. The places covered are Chandigarh-17 km->Kharar-20 km->Rupnaga-48 km->Swarghat-54 km->Una-36 km->Amb-10 km->Mubarakpur-32 km->Dehra Gopipur-17 km->Ranital-18 km->Kangra-6 km->Mataur-4 km->Gaggal->11 km->Dharmashala. Several HP, Indian Oil and Mehatpur Petrol Pumps are located on route. Notable banks along the way are Punjab National Bank, Kangra-Co-operative Bank and Union Bank of India. Dharmashala does not have a railway station. The New Delhi NDLS is the closest railway station connected to Chandigarh. The nearest airport is at Kangra valley, at a distance of 15 km and has connections to Delhi Airport, which is well connected domestically and internationally. Taxis are available from the Kangra valley airport to reach Dharamshala.
Transport options from Chandigarh to Dharamshala
Chandigarh to Dharamshala By Car: Hire a cab to drive down to Dharamshala which takes around 5 hours. Approximate cost of cab per kilometer ranges between INR 8 to 21, depending upon the type of vehicle. Travelling by a cab or car is ideal for families with senior citizens and kids or while in a group.
Travelling tips from Chandigarh to Dharamshala
Cool and Competent
The roads in Himachal are truly bad. Dharamshala also has an airport which I am not sure is fully functioning yet. Your only sane alternative therefore is to reach Chandigarh or Amritsar and brace yourself for that terrible road trip.Read full review ›
Heaven on earth
Delhi & Chandigarh are the ideal places from where buses are available. Budjet around 6,000/ for a couple (Stay 3 days, travelling,sighseeing) but all in control.Read full review ›
Travelling tips to Dharamshala
Spiritual and adventure tourism
Reaching Dharamsala 1 By air: Fly to gaggal airport and than take a half an huyr drive in Cab to Mcleodganj 2.By train:To Chakki bank railways station,and than two and a half hour drive. Travel warning: No use of plastics allowed. No smoking zone. PreWeather conditions should be taken.Read full review ›
The Foodies' paradise in the hills !
A few steps further is the German restaurant: sounds like fancy place but has palm leaf (dried) roof with pebble stones as floor: enjoy the Pizza, Pasta and the Salads. Folks seem to be enjoying the Indian food here too ! Finally dinner at Pema Thang brought us close to authentic Tibetian food. Also some of the novel Pizzas (pineapple included) ! Foodies enjoy..the fun of discovering these new places !Read full review ›
Chandigarh to Dharamshala By Car/Taxi (171 Km)
|Vehicle||Approx. Fare/Km (Rs)||Approx. Cost (Rs)|
|Tata Indica A/C||10||1710|
|Toyota Qualis A/C||12||2052|
|Hyundai Santro A/C||12||2052|
|Chevrolet Tavera A/C||13||2223|
|Mahindra Xylo A/C||13||2223|
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