Chandigarh to Palampur

Palampur is located at a distance of 289 km from Chandigarh. A beautiful hill town situated in the valley of Kangra of Himachal Pradesh, Palampur is well connected to Chandigarh by road, rail, and air. However, the best way to reach Palampur from Chandigarh is by road, which takes around 5 ? hours. The places covered during the journey from Chandigarh to Palampur are Chandigarh - 15 km -> Kharar - 20 km -> Rupnagar - 48 km -> Swarghat - 41 km -> Bilaspur - 69 km -> Mandi - 56 km -> Joginder Nagar - 38 km -> Palampur. On the way, there are several rest stops and options range from budget level dhabas to a few dine-in restaurants. Various petrol pumps are also available on the route at regular intervals.

Transport options from Chandigarh to Palampur

Chandigarh to Palampur By Car: Hire a cab or rent a car to drive down to Palampur which takes around 5 ? hours. Approximate cost of cab per kilometre ranges between INR8 to 21, depending upon the type of car. Travelling by a cab or car is ideal for families with senior citizens and kids or while in a group.

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Travelling tips from Chandigarh to Palampur

Tapsi  Nayyar

Tapsi , Chandigarh,
Tourist
5 Reviews | 2 Views

The roads are good

Jan 21, 2016
Mode of Transport: Car

We took our own car and the route is fine and it is not that tiring. We started in the morning and reached there by evening. There are hotels and dhabas along the way. The route is same for palampur and dharamshala as they are nearby you can visit Dharamshala also and there are various temples along the way like kangra devi, you can also visit the kangra fort.

    • Car Type:
    • Sedan
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Accomodation
    • Food/Dhabas
    • Clear Signages
    • Route Taken:
    • NH 21
Amit sharma

Amit sharma, Hamirpur,
Scout
2 Reviews | 4 Views

The seats of the buses was great

Sep 23, 2015
Mode of Transport: Bus

I will prefer himachal road transport corporation buses because the staff is very cooperative and they are very punctual. The seats of the buses was great. The roads are very good in palampur. I advice all the travellers to travel there in HRTC buses.

    • Bus operator:
    • Bus Type:
    • Non-AC
    • This bus has:
    • TV/Entertainment
    • Comfortable seats
    • Newspaper
    • Water Bottle
    • Charging Point
    • Reading Light
Deepak Katia

Deepak, Chandigarh,
Scout
2 Reviews | 19 Views

Car trip

Jul 5, 2014
Mode of Transport: Car

By car itís like real feel of travel in your hands, you are the master of your dreams, just the way to take a break from your routine with nice songs and driving pleasure you reach Himalayan beauty, where you get real silent and soothing environment.

    • Car Type:
    • Sedan
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Accomodation
    • Food/Dhabas
    • Clear Signages
    • Route Taken:
    • NH 21

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