The airport is at Jubbarhatti, 23 km from Shimla town, and is connected to Chandigarh, Kullu and Delhi.
Shimla is connected by a broad gauge line up to Kalka. From Kalka to Shimla, a narrow gauge line covers 96 km of track. The delightful 'toy train' rail-car, which runs on this stretch, takes a leisurely five and a half hours permitting full appreciation of the landscape. Woodville is 7 km from the station.
Shimla is connected by road to all major centres of north India. HRTC (Himachal Road Transport Corporation) runs regular and Non A/C deluxe coaches to all major centres in the state. State road corporations ply on the Delhi - Shimla route. During the summers, the Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation runs deluxe services.
Distances from Key Destinations
- Kalka - 90 km
- Chandigarh - 117 km
- Ambala - 166 km
- Delhi - 370 km
- Narkanda - 65 km
- Mandi - 156 km
- Dharamshala - 280 km
- Kullu - 240 km