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Access to Himachal Pradesh


ROAD CONNECTIONS

Himachal Pradesh is connected by road with all major cities of Northern India. Some of the important entry point are:


Parwanoo
Kalka
Kala Amb
Ambala
Paonta Sahib
Dehradun
Swarghat
Ropar/ Chandigarh
Chakki Bank
Pathankot
Talwara
Mukerian
Una
Hoshiarpur

BUS SERVICE

Volvo coaches are available from Delhi to Shimla, Manali and Dharamsala. Regular, Deluxe / Semi Deluxe / Ordinary bus services to and from Shimla is available from following major cities of Northern India:


Jaipur
Chandigarh
Delhi
Jallundhar
Gurgaon
Amritsar
Dehradun/ Haridwar
Ludhiana
Ambala
Jammu/ Pathankot

HPTDC TRANSPORT SERVICE: HPTDC operates daily Volvo/Luxury coach service from New Delhi to Manali, New Delhi to Shimla and New Delhi to Dharamsala and vice versa. HPTDC also operates coaches on the famous Manali - Leh route from July to September. This 480 km journey is made in two days through several high passes with a night halt at Keylong at the HPTDC tents. The fare for the journey includes the night stay, dinner and breakfast.

One can discover Himachal by HPTDC Transport having a large fleet of well maintained luxury coaches operating within and outside the state. HPTDC also provides Coaches on hire basis and organizes Sight-Seeing Tours, Special Tours and Packages to meet exclusive travel needs of tourists. For more information please visit Transport services



CAR RENTAL/ TAXI SERVICES


Shimla
  • Vishal Taxi Union, Near HPTDC Lift, Circular Road, Shimla. Tel: 0177- 2657645
  • Kalka Shimla Taxi Union , Main Bus Stand, Shimla. Tel: 0177- 2651162, 2658225
  • Prepaid Taxi Service. Tel : 0177- 2658892

  • Manali
  • Him-Aanchal Taxi Operators Union, The Mall, Manali Tel: 01902- 252450, 252120

  • Dalhousie
  • Dalhousie Taxi Opeartors Union, Near bus stand, , Dalhousie Tel: 01899 - 242786
  • Gandhi Chowk Taxi Union, GPO Dalhousie. Tel: 01899- 242739
  • Taxi Union, Subhash Chowk, Dalhousie. Tel: 01899-242528

  • Dharamshala
  • Bhagsu Taxi Operators Union, Msleodganj, Dharamshala Tel: 01892 - 221034
  • Dhauladhar Taxi Operators Union, Dharamshala. Tel: 01892- 222105
  • Ex-Servicemen Taxi Operators Union, Bus Stand, Dharamshala. Tel : 01892 - 223004

  • Contents and Information provided by HP Tourism Development Corporation Ltd., Ritz Annexe, The Ridge Shimla-171001.
    Phone No: 0177-2652561, 2658302 | Email: shimla@hptdc.in or hptdc@hptdc.in