Reach Shimla … Whenever we end up talking about hills and mountains the first city that pops into our heads is none other than Shimla. The capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh the city has been a getaway for not only us but even during the British rule they loved going to this paradise tucked away amidst hills. This city gives you a cozy feeling and makes you feel at home almost instantly.
The charming city is very easy to fall in love with maybe that’s the reason why so many people keep re-visiting this hill station, but for those first timers who always have wanted to go to Shimla we have the simple ways on how you can reach the city.
Travel By Car / Bus
If you have a vehicle and plan to drive down then don’t worry, as the roads to Shimla are extremely well maintained and good. You won’t have to face a bumpy ride. It will take approximately 8 to 9 hours. If you want to take a bus then go to Kashmiri Gate ISBT take an overnight bus, it will cost you INR 1100 to INR 1400.
Travel By Train
If you are going to travel by Train then book your tickets to Chandigarh. From there you can take a tram train to Shimla from a station at Kalka. It will drop you just 1 kilometer away from the city. The plus point is that it’s a beautiful journey and will not seem tedious at all.
Travel By Plane
If you are from a land from far away and plane is your only way. Then the nearest airport is jubbarhatti, which is only about 25 Kilometer away from the main city. From there you can book a taxi that will cost you around INR 1000 to 1500 depending on the size of the car you choose.
Once you reach the city we guarantee all the travelling done will be worth it.