Since Kangra is around 450 km from New Delhi, the most convenient of reaching here is by travelling in a bus from New Delhi. The other major town near Kangra is Chandigarh, at a distance of around 6-7 hours. The roads are well-developed and thus makes for a great road trip.
|Route Name||Distance||Time||More Information|
|Chandigarh to Kangra||226 km||4 hours 32 mins||View Details|
|Delhi to Kangra||455 km||7 hours 59 mins||View Details|
|Amritsar to Kangra||203 km||3 hours 57 mins||View Details|
|Gurgaon to Kangra||492 km||8 hours 48 mins||View Details|
|Shimla to Kangra||218 km||5 hours 52 mins||View Details|
|Manali to Kangra||235 km||6 hours 25 mins||View Details|
|Mumbai to Kangra||1,875 km||1 day 5 hours||View Details|
The nearest airport to Kangra is Gaggal airport. It lies at a distance of 11 km from Kangra town. The airport is well-connected with most of the airports of the country. From the airport, you can find local transport such as autorickshaw, buses, and taxis.
Nearest Airport: Amritsar
- 142 kms from Kangra
Tentative return flight prices to Amritsar from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 14,496||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 3,731 Non-stop||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 16,489||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 17,557||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 13,133||View Details|
Being an important district of Himachal Pradesh, Kangra is well-connected by road with the major cities of Northern India. A number of buses run from Delhi, Chandigarh, Manali to Kangra on a frequent basis.
Kangra has its own railway station, which lies within the Kangra valley but it is a toy train station, hence not connected with the other cities of the country. The nearest railway station to Kangra is Pathankot railway station which lies 87 km away from Kangra. From Pathankot the best way to reach Kangra is by hiring a taxi.
All the intra city tours are possible only with a cab because of the steepness of the paths at places and the ease of travel as well. Make sure to book yours beforehand with a hefty bargain, or if you're taking your own vehicle, make sure to have the tank full for the journey.