Bhuntar has its airport known as the Kullu-Manali airport. There are two flights daily from Delhi to Bhuntar. However, the only problem is that the airport is not functional at all the times and it is better to check before booking a flight. The best way to reach Bhuntar is via road transportation. You can hire a taxi which you can use to travel in the city. You can also make use of the bus services provided by Himachal Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation from the main cities like Delhi and Chandigarh. You can also take a train to Pathankot, Delhi or Chandigarh and continue onwards via taxi or bus.
Bhuntar has its airport known as the Kullu-Manali airport. There are two flights daily from Delhi to Bhuntar. However, the airport is not functional at all the times. It takes 1 hour 15 minutes to reach Bhuntar from Delhi. There are flights also available from other major cities like Chennai, Mumbai but are usually very expensive and take a lot of time to reach Bhuntar.
Nearest Airport: Chandigarh Airport (IXC)
- 139 kms from Bhuntar
Tentative return flight prices to Chandigarh Airport (IXC) from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 6,961||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 2,608 Non-stop||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 7,709||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 12,997 Non-stop||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 7,138||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 8,411||View Details|
Reaching Bhuntar by road is fairly easier than by any other means of transport. It is only 10 km from Kullu and about 50 km from Manali. HPSRTC (Himachal Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation) buses from cities like Jaipur, Delhi and Chandigarh, are available at regular intervals, apart from the usual private car/bus services.
The nearest railway station for any major city/town in Himachal Pradesh is the Pathankot, about 144 km away from Bhuntar. All the main trains pass through Pathankot including Jammu Tawi and Himsagar Express from Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Lucknow, etc. You can also take a train to New Delhi or till Chandigarh and take a cab or a bus from there to reach Bhuntar.
Bhuntar is a small town, travel preferably by cabs or if you have your own car, then that's the best. Rickshaws are available as well. State tourism buses are available to go to the hill towns which are connected to Bhuntar.