How to Reach

How to Reach

By Airways:

There is no direct flight for Kinnaur,
The nearest airport which can be reached from Delhi is at Jubbarhatti. Chitkul lies 265 km
further from the Jubbarhatti airport.

By Railways:

There is no direct railway connectivity to Kinnaur or Chitkul.
For travellers taking the train, the nearest railway station is at Shimla.
Chitkul is further at a distance of 247km from Shimla. There are many state owned buses and cars that can be availed from Shimla to Chitkul.

By Roadways:

NH-5 is the best route to reach Kinnaur from Chandigarh. Kinnaur is located at a distance 350 km from Chandigarh and can be covered through Jeeps/Taxis or state run buses.
Jeeps and Taxis can be used/are available to reach Kinnaur. But there are predefined fixed schedules within which they can ply.
Himachal Pradesh Transport Corporation runs a number of buses to different parts of Kinnaur. These you can either avail from Chandigarh or Shimla (Kinnaur lies at a distance of 235 km from Shimla)
Advisory: When taking the roadways, one should avoid the Lahaul and Spiti route to reach Kinnaur, as it is more prone to landslides.


To reach the hotel in Chitkul, contact us to communicate your schedule, so that we can arrange for your transport from New Delhi, Shimla and Chandigarh.

If preferred, we can make your travel arrangements by your favoured mode, from the starting point of the trip till your return to the ending point of the trip.

To come to our hotel in Chitkul, we can also provide road transfers from New Delhi, Shimla and Chandigarh. We could make the travel arrangements by your preferred mode to the start point of the trip and on your return at the end of the trip.

Bus Schedule to Sangla/Chitkul

What about Road Conditions in from New Delhi to Chitkul?

New Delhi to Chandigarh - Excellent; 5 hrs journey
Chandigarh to Shimla - Average (Highway construction in progress);4 hour journey
Shimla to Karcham - Excellent; 6 hr journey
Karcham to Chitkul - Average;2 hr journey