How to Reach

Delhi to Dharamshala :

This access route leads via Sonipat – Panipat – Karnal – Kurukshetra (Pipli)- Ambala – Zirakpur – Kharar – Ropar – Swarghat – Una – Amb – Mubarakpur – Dehra Gopipur – Ranital – Kangra – Gaggal – Dharamshala

This access route leads via Sonipat – Panipat – Karnal – Kurukshetra (Pipli)- Ambala – Zirakpur – Kharar – Ropar – Swarghat – Una – Amb – Mubarakpur – Dehra Gopipur – Jawalamukhi – Ranital – Kangra – Gaggal – Dharamshala

This access route leads via Sonipat Panipat – Karnal- Kurukshetra – Ambala – Ludhiana – Jallander – Pathankot – Jassur – Nurpur – Gaggal – Kangra

This access route leads via Sonipat – Panipat – Karnal- Kurukshetra – Ambala – Chandigarh – Hoshiarpur – Gagret – Mubarakpur – Dehra Gopipur – Ranital – Kangra – Gaggal – Dharamshala

Shimla to Dharamshala :

This route leads via Bilaspur – Hamirpur – Jwalaji – Kangra

This route leads via Solan – Chandigarh – Kharar – Ropar – Swarghat – Una – Amb – Mubarakpur – Dehra Gopipur – Ranital – Kangra – Gaggal – Dharamshala

Chandigarh to Dharamshala :

This route leads via Kharar – Ropar – Swarghat – Una – Amb – Mubarakpur – Dehra Gopipur – Ranital – Kangra – Gaggal – Dharamshala

Distances from Dharamshala

Station Destination Distance(Kms)
Delhi Dharamshala 525
Chandigarh Dharamshala 255
Jalandhar Dharamshala 170
Pathankot Dharamshala 88
Ludhiana Dharamshala 200
Amritsar Dharamshala 190
Jammu Dharamshala 210
Shimla Dharamshala 250
Manali Dharamshala 135
Una Dharamshala 125
Palampur Dharamshala 45
Baijnath Dharamshala 62

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Train Route

The nearest railway station is at Kangra, 20 KMs from Dharamshala connected to Pathankot through narrow gauge line. And the nearest broad gauge railway station is Pathankot which about 95 Km from Dharamshala. The narrow gauge line from Pathankot passes through Kangra, Maranda(Palampur), Baijnath and reaches Joginder Nagar. A new Train Kangra Valley express has been started on Kangra Pathankot rail track from Pathankot to Baijnath Paprola. Timing of the train is as below:-

Arrival Departure ↓Station↑ Arrival Departure
—- 09:20 Pathankot 21:35 —-
11:58 12:00 Jawlamukhi Road 18:33 18:35
12:31 12:33 Kangra 18:06 18:08
13:03 13:05 Nagrota 17:36 17:38
13:40 13:42 Palampur 16:59 17:01
14:25 —- Baijnath Paprola —- 16:30

The railway reservation facility is also available at Dharamshala.For other details check from :-Railway Reservation Centre Dharamshala: +91-1892-226711Palampur(Maranda) Railway Station: +91-1894-239010Baijnath(Paprola) Railway Station: +91-1894-242921Pathankot Railway Station : +91-186-2222502, 2222503Air RouteThe nearest Airport is at Gaggal, 13 Kms from Dharamshala and 8 Kms from Kangra Town. The AirIndia and Spicejet flights are available.For more details contact:Airport Authority of India Kangra Airport: 91-1892-232374