Indore to Pachmarhi

The distance between Indore and Pachmarhi, is almost 360 km. It takes more or less six to seven hours, to reach Pachmarhi from Indore, by road. The best way to reach Pachmarhi from Indore, is by driving through the scenic hills. Though the road from Indore to Bhopal is very good and one can attain good speeds, it starts deteriorating immediately after Hoshangabad. The road considerably improves after Pipariya, till Pachmarhi.

Transport options from Indore to Pachmarhi

Indore to Pachmarhi By Car: Rent a car or hire a cab from Indore to Pachmarhi, which takes around 7 hours. Cost of cab ranges from INR12 to INR55 per kilometre, depending upon the type of car. Ideal for families with kids, seniors and group travellers.

Indore to Pachmarhi By Bus: Take a bus from Indore to Pachmarhi, which takes about 7 hours. Pachmarhi Bus Stop is situated at the city centre. Ideal for individual travellers, backpackers and youngsters.

Indore to Pachmarhi By Train: Take a direct train from Indore to Pipariya (nearest railway station to Pachmarhi), which takes around 9 hours. Pipariya Railway Station is about 52 km away from the Pachmarhi city centre. You can take an auto-rickshaw or a taxi in order to reach the city centre, which takes about 1 hour. Ideal for families, seniors, kids and group travellers.

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Travelling tips from Indore to Pachmarhi

Ritu Jain

Ritu, Indore,
Tourist
7 Reviews

Smooth journey with several halts

Apr 11, 2016
Mode of Transport: Car

We traveled from indore in evening and stopped in bhopal at friend's place. Started our journey to Pachmarhi in morning. Road is in good condition. Enjoy on the way food at local dhabas. Reached there around 12. Overall good but tired when reached there. Once you cross Satpura. Road is narrow so drive carefully and drive yourself only if you are an excellent driver otherwise do not take risk.

    • Car Type:
    • Hatchback
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Food/Dhabas
    • Route Taken:
    • NH 59A
Dheeraj Gangrade

Dheeraj, Indore,
Scout
2 Reviews | 3 Views

An average experience

Dec 30, 2015
Mode of Transport: Bus

From Indore at 8 pm there is a very good bus which goes via Bhopal to Pachmarhi. Pre booking on paytm was very useful and discounted for me. But in return they shifted time of bus I mean to say that our bus time was 8 pm for return and unfortunately this bus was cancelled on that day so they shifted our seating to bus which has 7 pm. Without informing us. Luckily we reached there at 6:45 and caught the bus otherwise we were in very trouble. Our going and coming both travelling was in night so we enjoyed sleeping.

My Advise is to travellers that Dont go for chauragarh mountain if with you have any old age persons or children's. Except it enjoy all sights without tension.

    • Bus Type:
    • Sleeper
    • This bus has:
    • Comfortable seats
Rounak Badjatya

Rounak, Indore,
Explorer
5 Reviews | 3 Views

Nice bus but AC not that efficient

Sep 1, 2015
Mode of Transport: Bus

Nice bus AC semi sleeper but AC not that efficient. Comfortable seats and good driver having experience. Bus has music system and LCD for public as conductor play music and movie time to time but no charging points for long journey. No food and water bottle provided, but good experience.

    • Bus Type:
    • A/C
    • This bus has:
    • TV/Entertainment
    • Comfortable seats
    • Reading Light
Chinmay Khandelwal

Chinmay, Indore,
Connoisseur
24 Reviews | 118 Views

Heritage of Madhya Pradesh

Oct 20, 2014
Mode of Transport: Train

I have gone to Pachmarhi by train till Pipliya by train from there we booked a cab which took us to Pachmarhi. Train journey was great or I should say it was superb. Train passes through hills and after rain natural greenery was superb to watch. I loved the journey a lot. You can directly book a cab till Pachmarhi.

    • Tickets booked:
    • 30 days prior
    • This train has:
    • Veg. Food
    • On-time
    • This station has
    • Food available for purchase
    • Accomodation
    • Books/Newspaper to buy
    • Medical facility
    • Prepaid auto/taxi
    • This station has
    • Food available for purchase
    • Books/Newspaper to buy
Anurag Mittal

Anurag, Indore,
Scout
3 Reviews | 92 Views

This route has lot\'s of traffic

Apr 29, 2014
Mode of Transport: Taxi

Indore to Bhopal by car is not a problem at all. The issue's is weather to go via Hoshangabad or not. By going via Hoshangabad it takes more time because of traffic. It is advisable to bypass Hoshangabad and take Bareli route. It takes about four hours from Bhopal to reach Pachmarhi by car.

    • Car Type:
    • SUV
    • This route has:
    • Petrol pumps
    • Food/Dhabas
    • Route Taken:
    • NH 86

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