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How to Reach Shimla

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

Shimla Location

Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh and located 90 kms from Chandigarh.

How to Reach Shimla

By Air: There are daily flights from Delhi to Shimla Airport at Jubbarhatti, at a distance of 23 kms from the city.

By Rail: The Kalka-Shimla rail line with 102 tunnels offers breathtaking view of the terrain as the journey chugs into higher ground. Regular trains ply between Delhi and Kalka from where you can board the Kalka-Shimla train on this UNESCO heritage mountain rail track.

By Road: Shimla has good road connectivity by road. AC, Volvo AC, Ordinary, Deluxe, Semi Deluxe and luxury coaches regularly ply between Delhi, Chandigarh to Shimla. Within the state, private and public transport services are available for Kullu-Manali, Dharamshala and all other small and big towns of the state. Taxi services in the city is available on demand.

Parking in Shimla: Parking is a big issue in Shima during peak season. ISBT Shimla, Tutikandi crossing, Lift Parking, Railway Station, Old Bus stand parking, Chhota Shimla Parking, Sanjauli Parking are some of the parking areas for tourists

You can also hire or rent a Cab/ Taxi to Shimla. More details about Shimla Car Rentals.