Amritsar to Shimla Bus Time Table, Fare & Route Information

Amritsar is well connected to the cities in Punjab and adjoining states by road. Many state-owned and private buses run on almost all the routes from Amritsar. Amritsar and Shimla are located at a distance of 307 Kilometres. We will guide you about Amritsar to Shimla Bus booking process in this article.

Right now there is no direct bus service from Amritsar to Shimla. The best way to reach Shimla is to book Bus from Amritsar to Chandigarh. After arriving at ISBT Chandigarh, You can board Himachal Road Transport Bus easily to reach Shimla.

The other option is to board a toy train from Kalka to Shimla. Kalka is 30 minutes away from Chandigarh. Buses are easily available from ISBT Chandigarh to Kalka. Capture lovely moments in hills by traveling on a toy train. You can book online Train tickets easily from Indian Railways official website.

Kalka to Shimla Toy Train Time Table

Kalka to Shimla Toy Train Time Table

Amritsar to Shimla Bus Time Table & Fare

Amritsar to Chandigarh

Now local travelers and tourists traveling from Amritsar to Chandigarh don’t need to visit bus counters to get their booking done. You can book a bus ticket online by just sitting at your home or hotel. Just search & see Amritsar to Chandigarh bus timetables and book your desired bus online. There are more than 5 Bus operators who operate on this route.

Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration Fare & Book Online
Libra Bus Service Pvt. Ltd. 5:45 AM 3:20 PM 4 Hrs 20 Mins Check Time Table & Fare
Indo Canadian Tpt. Co. 5:50 AM 2:50 PM 4 Hrs 20 Mins Check Time Table & Fare
Maharaja Travels 5:45 AM 1:45 PM 4 Hrs 20 Mins Check Time Table & Fare
Guardian Travels 5:50 AM 3:05 PM 3 Hrs 40 Mins Check Time Table & Fare
Golden Temple Volvo 3:15 PM 10:20 PM 3 Hrs 55 Mins Check Time Table & Fare

Chandigarh to Shimla

Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration Fare & Book Online
City Land Travels 3:40 PM 3:40 PM 3 Hrs 25 Mins Check Time Table & Fare
HRTC 6:00 PM 8:00 PM 3 Hrs 25 Mins Check Time Table & Fare
Himachal Tourist Volvo Bus 3:45 PM 3:45 PM 3 Hrs 25 Mins Check Time Table & Fare

General information about the route

Distance Between Amritsar to Chandigarh: 230 Kilometres
Duration between destinations by Road: 3 to 4 Hours (Depends on the traffic and climate)
Total Volvo Bus operators on this Route: 5 Operators
Bus Station in Amritsar: ISBT Amritsar
Bus Station in Chandigarh:
  • ISBT Sector 17, Chandigarh
  • Bus Stand ISBT Sector 43, Chandigarh
Type of Buses available on this Route:
  • Mercedez Benz 2+2 (Multi-Axle)
  • AC Volvo Seater 2+3
  • Mercedez AC Volvo Semi Sleeper 2+2
  • Mercedez AC Seater 2+2
Bus Boarding points in Amritsar:
  • Railway Station
  • Hall Gate
  • Pink Plaza Market
  • Town Hall
  • Alpha One
  • New Amritsar, G.T. Road
Dropping Points in Chandigarh:
  • Sector 43 ISBT
  • Phase 2 Mohali
  • ISBT Sector 17

You may ask the driver to drop you at a specific point in Chandigarh.

First Bus Departing Time: 5:50 AM
Last Bus Departs: 15:20 PM
Minimum Fare starts at: INR 354

What is Volvo bus?

We remember the times when our elders used to travel in ordinary non-AC buses on summer days. It was difficult to travel and finish long-distance journeys. Well, time and technology changed and AC buses came into existence. Traveling by AC bus became the most popular means of transport now.

The auto companies brought a revolution in the transport industry by modifying the inner structure of buses. In Volvo bus, passengers feel more comfortable with reclining & cushioned seats, enough space for legs to stretch out, and window curtains. The overhead dedicated lamps, self-controlled powerful AC and enough airflow makes the long journeys more comfortable. Most people prefer to travel by Volvo AC bus nowadays. It is a popular and cheaper means to travel with comfort.

About Amritsar

Amritsar is a historical place and many visitors come here to see the most popular historical place, Golden Temple. It is also famous for delicious food and desserts available at Dhabas (Restaurant). The other points of attraction in the city are JallianWala Bagh, Gobindgarh Fort, Wagah Border, and Durgiana Temple. As per the stats from city officials, the daily number of tourists who visit this place is around 1, 50,000.

About Shimla

Shimla city is located in the Beautiful Hills of Himachal Pradesh. It is the capital of the Himachal and is a big tourist sector. The name of this city became into existence after the Hindu Goddess, Shyamala Devi. Because of the beautiful weather, Britishers established this city in Dense Forests. Shimla is famous for Apples, Architectural Buildings, and the Beauty of Nature. Places to visit in Shimla are Jakhoo Hills, Tara Devi Temple and Shimla Museum. The local market is also worth visiting for shopping of some traditional & cultural things. The city is well connected by Road & Train.

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