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By Road     The Union Territory of Chandigarh is well served by an excellent network of roads. The National Highways No. 21 (Ambala-Kinnaur) and 22 (Chandigarh-Leh) are the chief road arteries linking Chandigarh with the rest of the country. The city is within motorable distance from a number of popular towns and pilgrimage centers. Some important road distances (in kilometers) from Chandigarh are given below :

Agra 452 Khajuraho 864
Allahabad 867 Kurukshetra 70
Ambala 46 Lucknow 743
Amritsar 240 Ludhiana 100
Anandpur Sahib 80 Manali 320
Badrinath 577 Mount Abu 1016.
Bhakra Nangal 125 Nainital 568
Chail (H.P.) 120 Nepal 1400
Darjeeling 1790 Panipat 165
Delhi 248 Pathankot 246
Gangotri 535 Patiala 65
Jaipur 507 Rishikesh 276
Jalandhar 134 Shimla 120
Jammu 380 Srinagar 666
Kanyakumari 2979 Udaipur 926
Kasauli 77 Vaishno Devi 400
Kedarnath 505 Varanasi 996
   By Bus:
                    Buses of several State Road Transport Corporations connect Chandigarh with many cities and towns of neighboring states. Buses may be air-conditioned, deluxe, semi-deluxe or ordinary. The Inter-State Bus Terminus (ISBT) is located in Sector 17 (City Center).

Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU)

The CTU is an Undertaking of Chandigarh Administration. It provides both inter state services and local transport services. The CTU coaches are well maintained and the important cities which are connected by CTU buses are Delhi, Dehradun, Haridwar, Shimla, Manali, Katra (J&K) and major towns of Punjab and Haryana.

Reservations and Enquiry-ISBT, Sector 17:

Transport

Telephone

Timings (Hrs)

Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU)

704005

0900 - 1700

Haryana Roadways

704104

0830 - 1630

Himachal Roadways

704015

0900 - 1700

Pepsu Roadways (PRTC)

704128

0900 - 1700

Punjab Roadways

704023

0800 - 1800

Facilities at ISBT:
Other services at the ISBT include a post office, tourist offices, a rail reservation center, a 24-hour cloakroom and several eateries. CITCO's self-service restaurant 'The Chef Bus Stand' provides snacks and light meals from 6.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m. daily. The details of facilities at the bus stand are:

Facility

Telephone No.

Chandigarh Tourist Information Center 704616, 703839
The Chef Bus Stand 703839
CITCO Tours and Travels 703839
Railway Reservation and   Information Center 708573
Himachal Pradesh Tourist Information Center 708569, 707267
Uttar Pradesh Tourist Information Center 707649
Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam 707649
  By Train

               Chandigarh Railway Station is about 8 km from the City Center in Sector 17. Shatabdi Express and Himalayan Queen provide two train connections every day between Chandigarh and Delhi. Chandigarh Transport Undertaking and the Corporation buses ply to and from the railway station to coincide with the arrival and departure of important trains.

For your convenience we list some popular train connections :

Name of Train/ Route

Train No.

From/
Time(Hrs)

Arrival/
Departure
(At Chandigarh)

Destination/
Time (Hrs)

Kalka Howrah Mail
Kalka-Howrah

2312

Kalka
2330

A : 0040
D : 0100

Delhi : 0625 Howrah : 0645 (next day)

Kalka Howrah Mail
Howrah-Kalka

2311

Howrah : 1915
Delhi: 2245 (next day)

A : 0340
D : 0410

Kalka : 0500

Shatabadi Express
Kalka-New Delhi

2006

Kalka : 0600

A : 0640
D : 0650

New Delhi : 1000

Shatabadi Express
New Delhi-Kalka

2005

New Delhi : 1715

A   : 2020
D  : 2028

Kalka : 2115

Passenger
Kalka-Delhi

304

Kalka : 0700

A   : 0750
D  : 0758

Delhi : 1945

Passenger
Delhi-Kalka

303

Delhi : 0715

A   : 2245
D  : 2350

Kalka : 0050

Shatabadi Express
Chandigarh-New Delhi

2012

Chandigarh 1220

D : 1220

New Delhi : 1530

Shatabadi Express
New Delhi-Chandigarh

2011

New Delhi : 0730

A : 1040

Chandigarh    1040

Inter City Express
Kalka-Sri Ganganagar

4711

Kalka
1330

A : 1405
D : 1415

Sri Ganganagar : 2300

Inter City Express
Sri Ganganagar-Kalka

4712

Sri Ganganagar : 0415

A : 1115
D : 1120

Kalka : 1225

Himalayan Queen
Kalka-New Delhi

4096

Kalka : 1645

A : 1727
D : 1735

New Delhi : 2235

Himalayan Queen
New Delhi-Kalka

4095

New Delhi : 0600

A   : 1027
D  : 1035

Kalka : 1115
Passenger
Kalka-Ambala
2 UK Kalka
1225
A : 1305
D : 1315
Ambala   : 1430
Passenger
Ambala-Kalka
1 UC Ambala
1815
A : 1930
D : 1935
Kalka : 2030

You may make train reservations as well as railway enquiries at the following Northern Railway offices :Chandigarh Tourist Information Center Railway Station   Tel.   658005

Rail Reservations

Railway Enquiry

Telephone No

Timings (Hrs.)

City Reservation Center, ISBT Sector-17

708573

0800-2000
(Sunday 0800-1400)

Train Reservation Enquiry
(
Computerized) 

653131

0800-2000
(Sunday 0800-1400)

Arrival-Departure

641651, 131, 132  
 By Air

          Chandigarh's  airport is 12 km. from the City Center. Indian Airlines and Jet Airways connect Chandigarh with , Delhi, Leh and Amritsar.  The Corporation has a well maintained Tourist Information Center at the Airport.

For your convenience, we list some relevant telephone numbers.


Airlines/Airport

Airport/Indian Airlines Offices

Telephone

Indian Airlines, Reservation Office, Sector 17-C

704539

Indian Airlines, Cargo Office, Sector 17-C

704034

Indian Airlines, Station Manager 705062

Flight Enquiry, Airport

656029

Senior Aerodrome Officer, Airport

656027

Airport (Civil)

652735

From/Departure To/Arrival Days of Operation Flight Number Fare
(in Rs.)
New Delhi
1100 Hrs.
Chandigarh
1140 Hrs.
Wednesday
Friday
CD 7485
Indian Airlines
2010
Chandigarh
1205 Hrs.
Amritsar
1235 Hrs.
Wednesday
Friday
CD 7485
Indian Airlines
1730
Amritsar
1305 Hrs.
Chandigarh
1335 Hrs.
Wednesday
Friday
CD 7486
Indian Airlines
1730
Chandigarh
1400 Hrs.
Delhi
1440 Hrs.
Wednesday
Friday
CD 7486
Indian Airlines
2010
New Delhi
1210 Hrs.
Chandigarh
1310 Hrs.
Daily 9W 3303
Jet Airways
2125
Chandigarh
1505 Hrs.
Delhi
1605 Hrs.
Daily 9W 3304
Jet Airways
2125
Leh
0830 Hrs.
Chandigarh
0925 Hrs.
Wednesday CD 7484
Indian Airlines
2065
Chandigarh
1000 Hrs.
Leh
1055 Hrs.
Wednesday CD 7484
Indian Airlines
2065

Airlines : Flight Schedule

Additionally, we list for you the names with addresses and telephone numbers of travel agents in Chandigarh appointed by prominent airlines :

Travel Agents: International Airlines:

Airlines

Agent

Address

Telephone

Air India

Janta Travels

Sector 17-C

703510, 704834

British Airways

Nijhawan Travel Services Pvt. Ltd.

Sector 9-D

741419

Jet Airways and Air Canada

Jet Airways Ltd.

Sector 9-D

740219

KLM

World Air Pvt. Ltd.

Sector 9-D

743687

Lufthansa

Bird Travels

Sector 17-C

710102

Malaysian Airlines

Stic Travels

Sector 17-A

775828

Singapore Airlines Bajaj Travels Sector 17-C 702000

United Air

Inter Globe

Sector 9-D

740181

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