Delhi to Chandigarh

Delhi to Chandigarh

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Refundable
07:40
New Delhi
3h 25m ride in train #02011
11:05
Chandigarh
Refundable
11:15
New Delhi
4h 20m ride in train #02715
15:35
Chandigarh
Instant Fastest
06:40
DEL Delhi Airport
1h flight #AI9805 with Air India in Economy
07:40
IXC Chandigarh Airport

From New Delhi to Chandigarh by train

Refundable
07:40
New Delhi
3h 25m ride in train #02011
11:05
Chandigarh
Refundable
11:15
New Delhi
4h 20m ride in train #02715
15:35
Chandigarh

From Delhi Airport to Chandigarh by flight

Instant Fastest
06:40
DEL Delhi Airport
1h flight #AI9805 with Air India in Economy
07:40
IXC Chandigarh Airport

Delhi to Chandigarh Schedule

Delhi to Chandigarh Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
TravelODesk India Comfort Any time₹ 6,038
Indian Railways 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 04:15 - 08:50₹ 580
Indian Railways 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper 07:30 - 11:00₹ 1,175
Air India Economy #AI980508:00 - 09:00₹ 7,161
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 11:05 - 15:35₹ 1,330
IndiGo Economy #6E215112:25 - 13:40₹ 4,137
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 14:35 - 19:03₹ 210
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 17:15 - 20:31₹ 600
Air India Economy #AI983119:35 - 20:45₹ 3,070
Indian Railways IR 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 21:30 - 03:00₹ 982
Indian Railways 2A - AC 2-Tier Sleeper 23:20 - 05:05₹ 870

Transportation from Delhi to Chandigarh

How to get from Delhi to Chandigarh

When you want to get from Delhi to Chandigarh, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about INR 10,940. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as INR 210.

How far is Delhi from Chandigarh?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Delhi to Chandigarh. Your trip will be a total of 160 miles (256 km). The flying distance is 147 miles (235 km).

How long does it take to get from Delhi to Chandigarh?

The travel time from Delhi to Chandigarh can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 29 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Delhi to Chandigarh?

The cost of the trip from Delhi to Chandigarh varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Indian Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as INR 210 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as INR 10,940.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Delhi to Chandigarh:

  • Train tickets - INR 174 to INR 1,657;
  • Bus tickets - INR 698 to INR 2,006;
  • Plane tickets - INR 2,267 to INR 10,900;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from INR 6,017 to INR 8,459.

How many trips per day are there between Delhi and Chandigarh?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Delhi to Chandigarh depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 17:15 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:30. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Delhi to Chandigarh any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Delhi to Chandigarh. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is INR 2,267.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Delhi to Chandigarh
Air India, Air Vistara, Go Air, IndiGo

Buses

Taking a bus from Delhi to Chandigarh is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Delhi to Chandigarh. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as INR 6,017.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Delhi to Chandigarh

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Delhi to Chandigarh? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 50% users took a plane.
  • 50% users enjoyed a train ride.