There are 4 ways to get from Chandigarh to Nainital by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Chandigarh (CDG) to Ramnagar (RMR) Cdg - Rmr-Weekly Exp

$22 - $35

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Taxi  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chandigarh to Nainital 274.2 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Chandigarh to Nainital 274.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Chandigarh (IXC) to Pantnagar (PGH) IXC - PGH
  2. Take a taxi from Pantnagar to Nainital

$358 - $522

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The cheapest way to get from Chandigarh to Nainital is to train which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,600 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chandigarh to Nainital is to fly and taxi which costs ₹25,000 - ₹38,000 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The distance between Chandigarh and Nainital is 296 km. The road distance is 438.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chandigarh to Nainital without a car is to train which takes 8 h 51 min and costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,600.

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It takes approximately 8 h 51 min to get from Chandigarh to Nainital, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chandigarh Airport to Pantnagar Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chandigarh to Nainital is 439 km. It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to drive from Chandigarh to Nainital.

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Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines, GoAir and two other airlines offer flights from Chandigarh Airport to Pantnagar Airport.

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There are 571+ hotels available in Nainital. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chandigarh to Chandigarh Airport is to line 17 bus which takes 16 min and costs ₹15 - ₹35.

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Map of how to get from Chandigarh to Nainital.
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  • Distance: 185 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 51 min

What companies run services between Chandigarh, India and Nainital, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chandigarh to Nainital once a week. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Chandigarh to Pantnagar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $500
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Chandigarh to Pantnagar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $500
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chandigarh to Nainital
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 172 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 90 90 90 90 90
Website
megacabs.com

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