Jammu To Srinagar

(Srinagar To Jammu)

Best way to travel from Jammu to Srinagar

Total distance 293 km
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Srinagar is located at a distance of around 258 km from Jammu. Srinagar is the summer capital of the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir and is well-connected to Jammu by roadways, railways. However, the best way to reach Srinagar from Jammu is by car, a journey of around 4 hour. Jammu - 185 km - > Banihal - 51 km - > Anantnag - 58 km - > Srinagar. There are several petrol pumps of Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and HP, apart from hospitals, ATMs and road-side dhabas on the route.

Transport options from Jammu to Srinagar

Jammu to Srinagar By Car: Hire a cab from Jammu to Srinagar, which takes around 4 hours. Approximate cost of cab per kilometre ranges between INR 9 and INR 14, depending upon the type of car. Jammu - 185 km - > Banihal - 51 km - > Anantnag - 58 km - > Srinagar. Ideal for families and group travellers.

Jammu to Srinagar By Bus: Take a direct bus from Jammu to Srinagar, which takes over 4 hours. The buses operating on this route are private tourist buses. Ideal for backpackers, individual travellers and groups.

Jammu to Srinagar By Train: There are no trains from Jammu to Srinagar as there is no railhead in Srinagar.

Jammu to Srinagar By Flight: Takno a direct flight from Jammu to Srinagar. Jammu has its own airport connecting to Srinagar. GoAir, SpiceJet and Air India operate flights from Jammu to Srinagar and the fare is cheap as well as affordable. Ideal for families and group travellers.

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Donarun Das
  • Donarun Das
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4/7 Posted 1 week ago
Mode of Transport:Taxi
I actually lost my way after reaching Jammu. I mistakenly took a bus to Katra ( base Camp for Vaishno Devi), somehow managed to get a bus to Udhampur, and from that took a shared taxi to Srinagar. The road is very scenic and properly maintained. There are a lot of travellers who do motor cycle trips on that route too.
This route has:
  • Petrol pumps
  • Food/Dhabas
  • Clear Signages
Car Type:
  • SUV
Route Taken:National Highway 1A
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I was not able to get enough of the market from the road, and knew that to fully absorb this scenery, I needed to be on the same platform as them. It was actually difficult to get a shikara at that time of day, and when I did find one, the boatman repeatedly informed me, that hardly many...more »
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Jammu to Srinagar By Car/Taxi (153 Km)

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica A/C 9 1377
Toyota Qualis A/C 12 1836
Chevrolet Tavera A/C 12 1836
Toyota Innova A/C 15 2295
Tata Indigo A/C 15 2295
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Road/Route Map For Jammu To Srinagar

Driving directions from Jammu to Srinagar
  • Taxi
    • Total distance:153 km
    • Duration: 3 Hrs by car
    • Price:from Rs. 9 per km
  • Bus
    • Total distance:153 km
    • Duration: 3 Hrs by Bus
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Jammu Mail (14033), Ahmedabad-Udhampur Janmabhoomi Express (19107)
    • Total distance:153 km
  • Flights
    • Total distance:153 km
    • Nearest Airport:Srinagar
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