How to Reach Dharamshala

Dharamshala is well connected with most of the important towns and cities of Uttarakhand. Getting there guide below provides detailed information about how to reach Dharamshala by Road, Train or Flight.

How to reach Dharamshala

By Road: Dharamshala is well connected by roads from all nearby cities. Both public and private transport buses regularly ply between Dharamshala to Delhi, Chandigarh, Pathankot, Kullu-Manali, Shimla and other destinations. Taxis for all places are readily available.

By Air: Kangra airport at Gaggal is at a distance of 14 km from Dharamshala. There are regular flights between Delhi and Kangra to this airport.

By Rail: The nearest broad gauge railway line to Dharamshala is at Pathankot which is then connected by a 94 km narrow gauge line to Kangra.

Parking in Dharamshala: Finding parking can be difficult during peak holiday season and during summers when thousands of tourist arrive to Dharamshala. However you can find parking at Hotel Bhagsu Car Parking, Parking of Mcleodganj and Community Hall Parking, Kotwali Bazar in Dharamshala.

Dharamshala Distance Chart

Road distances and travel time from/to Dharamshala from/to various cities within or outside Uttarakhand - Dharamshala Distance Chart