Katra to Srinagar Distance

Katra To Srinagar

(Srinagar To Katra)

Best way to travel from Katra to Srinagar

Total distance 266 km
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The distance between Katra and Srinagar, is almost 300 km. It takes at least six hours on the road, to reach Katra from Srinagar. The best way to travel the distance, is by local buses. Though there are direct buses between Katra and Srinagar, they are not in regular intervals. The best way to reach Srinagar from Katra, is to first reach Jammu which is just 50 km from Katra and from there, buses available every 15 minutes. From Jammu to Srinagar, the distance being almost 260 km, there are plenty of buses available and it takes almost five hours to reach Srinagar.

Transport options from Katra to Srinagar

Katra to Srinagar By Bus: Take a direct bus from Katra to Jammu, which is located at a distance of 50 km. From Jammu, you can take another bus to Srinagar that takes 5 hours. Srinagar bus stand is located at a distance of about 2 km from the city centre. Travelling by bus is economical and recommended for individual travellers and youngsters.

Katra to Srinagar By Car: Hire a cab or take a car from Katra to Srinagar, which takes around 2 hours. The cost of cab ranges from INR7 to INR24 per kilometre, depending upon the type of car. Ideal for families, kids and group travellers.


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  • Himani
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Posted May 9, 2014 May 9, 2014
Mode of Transport:Taxi
As the title describes travelling by road is fun. You can stop where you feel like. Click pictures feel the real beauty of the valley. See the view. Driver should be a local guy as ours. There is no fear as roads are good enough. You can see the real valley travelling by road only.
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Route Taken:National Highway 1A
Trip Includes:  Shaneel Residency Hotel | Dal Lake
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