The most convenient way of travelling to Uttarkashi is by reaching Rishikesh or Dehradun by flight or train and then hiring a taxi to Uttarkashi.
Uttarkashi does not have its own airport, the nearest airport to the hill station is Dehradun airport. From Dehradun, you can take a bus or taxi to Uttarkashi.
Nearest Airport: Dehradun - 61 kms from Uttarkashi
Tentative return flight prices to Dehradun from major cities in India:
|Starting City||Return price (approximate)|
|Mumbai||₹ 9,077 Non-stop|
|New Delhi||₹ 4,039 Non-stop|
There are a number of the buses plying to Uttarkashi from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and cities nearby. However, if you're not comfortable travelling on a steep terrain, you should not consider travelling by road.
The nearest railway station to Uttarkashi is Dehradun railway station, at 143 km away from Uttarkashi. You can take a cab or bus from Dehradun to Uttarkashi.
The travelling in the mountains is a bit of a stressful trip, with the steep terrain causing slow speeds and a bit of road sickness if you're not comfortable with it. If you aren't acquainted with the hills, make sure you go for a more comfortable vehicle, to make your ride easier. Ample of travel agents in the city provide transportation. Bargain if you must, but the deals in packages are usually good enough for your trips.