Delhi to Chandigarh

Delhi to Chandigarh

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Delhi to Chandigarh Schedule

Delhi to Chandigarh Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
A One Travel Agency AC Seater 00:20 - 06:20₹ 2,310
Vijay Tour and Travels AC Sleeper 02:40 - 07:20₹ 1,271
Vijay Tour and Travels AC Seater 04:10 - 08:55$ 10.98
Pal Travel Lines A/C Semi Sleeper 06:55 - 11:45₹ 923
Goluxury Bus A/C Semi Sleeper 08:15 - 15:00₹ 923
Indian Railways 1A - AC First Class Sleeper 10:21 - 14:20$ 20.50
Go Air Economy #G819913:50 - 17:20$ 303.15
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 14:35 - 18:38₹ 750
Zingbus A/C Semi Sleeper 17:00 - 22:50₹ 1,100
Gk Holiday AC Seater 18:15 - 00:10$ 21.93
Zingbus AC Sleeper 21:30 - 03:55₹ 1,177
Ellobus A/C Semi Sleeper 22:15 - 04:25₹ 403

Transportation from Delhi to Chandigarh

Delhi to Chandigarh Destination Reviews

Great from start to finish. Very convenient and clear booking process with 12goasia, the train was on time and clean. Seats are comfortable. Can only recommend it.
Train #12011 CC - AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Nov 2, 2022
Very easy to book Indian rail tickets on te website and all went very smoothly.
Train #12217 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper, Indian Railways, Sep 23, 2022
Train was on time. Service excellent. Food just ok. Need gluten free option.
Train #12011 CC - AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Nov 6, 2019
Very nice trip, but did struggle to find entry to the correct platform in New Delhi
Train #12011 EC - Extended AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Nov 5, 2019
Very good seats and service
Train #12011 EC - Extended AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Sep 30, 2019
Very efficient as usual. Thank you! Julian.
Train #12011 CC - AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Sep 24, 2019
Everything worked smoothly
Train #12057 CC - AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Sep 16, 2019
Friendly driver and nice efficient service
taxi Van Family 6 old, TravelODesk India (TravelODesk India), Aug 13, 2019
No problem with the trip left and arrived on time in an AC compartment with plane seats, oldschool but the trip went smoothly. However, the price paid was more than half (405rs ticket/ 906 total) goasia fee and it wasn’t stated clearly during the booking process
Train #12057 CC - AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, May 4, 2019
Easy, no problem at all. Perfect!
Train #12011 CC - AC Chair Class, Indian Railways, Apr 28, 2019
20 customer reviews

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 taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 115.09. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 3.37.

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 13 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 USD 3.37 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 115.09.

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

  • Train tickets - USD 3.38 to USD 18.96;
  • Bus tickets - USD 4.90 to USD 42.09;
  • Plane tickets - USD 57.88 to USD 92.71;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 82.57 to USD 115.09.

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

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

  • Buses start plying the route from 00:20 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:55. There are 182 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 16 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


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 USD 57.88.

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 Vistara


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.


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 USD 82.57.

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


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:

  • 97% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 1% Other