How to reach

How to reach

How to Reach Dalhousie :

If you are planning to go any place than it is obvious question “How to reach”

There is no airport in Dalhousie. However, the nearby airports are Gaggal which is 140 km away and Satwari Airport in Jammu which is 106 km away. You can find car options to reach Dalhousie from both the airports. To reach Dalhousie by rail you have to take a train to Pathankot, which is the nearest railway station.

How To reach By Air :

The nearest airports are:

  • Pathankot airport located at 75 km,with one flight from Delhi to Pathankot and back.However,in case of smoke,it gets cancelled.
  • Gaggal airport located at 135 km,with two flights from Delhi to Kangra and back.However,in case of smoke,it gets cancelled.
  • Jammu,located at 180 km.There are regular flights from Jammu to Delhi and many other locations.
    Amritsar airport is 5 hrs far by bus.


    How To reach By Bus :

  • There are also local buses to Kangra,Dharamsala,Khajjiar and Chamba.For example,Going for a local bus from Kangra to Dalhousie you will give only Rs 150/- per ticket and will give some good scenic views on the route.You will also get an occasion to interact with local people on the way who are nice.Seeing villages having only 5-10 houses in the middle of mountains are a good experience.Tour to Dalhousie from
  • Chandigarh to Dalhousie – 302 km
  • Delhi to Dalhousie – 590 km
  • Ahmedabad to Dalhousie – 1395 km
  • Nagpur to Dalhousie – 1717 km
  • Pune to Dalhousie – 1985 km

    How To reach By Train :

    The nearest railhead is Pathankot (80 km) and is well connect by rail to many cities in India,including Delhi, Mumbai and Amritsar.Onward Taxi fare from Dalhousie to Pathankot is around Rs 1,000.

    City Name – Railway Station – Distance

  • Pathankot – Pathankot (PTK) – 72 km
  • Delhi – New Delhi (NDLS) – 589 kmPathankot train station is nearby Dalhousie town and its distance is 72 km.

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Getting Around : Khajjiar – 22 km, Chamba – 29 km, Kangra – 83 km, Dharamshala – 92 km, Shimla – 254 km, Pathankot – 80 km.

Important Distances : Manali – 402 km, Amritsar – 188 km, Delhi – 563 km, Chandigarh – 352 km, Jammu 188 km, Jalandhar – 192 km.