new delhi to chandigarh Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from new delhi to chandigarh 10 Trains
Distance from new delhi to chandigarh By Train: 243 Km
Fastest Train from new delhi to chandigarh : KALKA SHTBDI SPL(02006)
Slowest Train from new delhi to chandigarh : CDG INDB SPL(09308)

New Delhi to Chandigarh Trains

  • mumbai cst tirunelveli premiu (02057) New Delhi - Chandigarh Train Route MTWTFSS
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  • indb jat special (09307) New Delhi - Chandigarh Train Route MTWTFSS
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New Delhi to Chandigarh Train Tickets

16 trains are available for commuters who wish to travel from New Delhi to Chandigarh located in North India. The trains cover the states of Haryana, Delhi, Chandigarh and more, during the course of its journey. Temperature in Chandigarh can drop from 13°C during the day to 7°C at night. Chandigarh is the capital of two states - Punjab and Haryana.

Covering a distance of 266 kms in 03 hours and 25 mins, Kalka Shtbdi is the fastest among all the trains that run along this route. Train availability will not be a problem as it operates everyday. The train leaves at 07:40 from New Delhi and reaches Chandigarh at 11:05 on the same day. The slowest of all the trains on this route is Dehradun EXP, taking 07 hours and 15 mins to cover 333 kms. It takes a longer route and covers Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand states.

Some trains like Chandigarh EXP, Kalka Shtbdi, Snsi KLK SUP EXP, Sampark Kranthi, NED UHL SF EXP and more run directly between New Delhi and Chandigarh. Almost all the trains between New Delhi and Chandigarh pass through Ambala Cant Jn, Panipat Jn and Kurukshetra Jn stations.

Considering the travel time, boarding Himalyan Queen would be convenient as it reaches Chandigarh at 10:25. For all the foodies who want to explore local specialites, trains like Sampark Kranthi and GOA Smprk K EXP halt at Ambala Cant Jn for 10 mins and 17 mins respectively. Leaving New Delhi at 01:40, Chandigarh EXP is the earliest train for this route while the last train is Dehradun EXP that leaves H Nizamuddin at 21:10.

When in Chandigarh, do find time to visit Rock Garden and The Mall.The Mall is worth visiting near Chandigarh.

New Delhi to Chandigarh Junction Rail Route

The New Delhi-Chandigarh train route, which forms a significant section of Delhi-Kalka main line, is a major railway route on the Indian Railways network. What makes New Delhi (NDLS) to Chandigarh Junction (CDG) route even more important is the fact that it connects the national capital to the city of Chandigarh, which serves as the twin capital of the northern states of Haryana and Punjab. In addition to this, Chandigarh is considered as the gateway to the most preferred holiday destinations in North India, namely Shimla and Manali. It comes as no surprise that the New Delhi-Chandigarh line receives a high inflow of tourists every year from different parts of India and all around the world.

The distance between New Delhi and Chandigarh ranges from 265 km to 334 km and it takes anywhere from 4 hours to 8 hours to cover this distance, which solely depends on the train and route taken. With reference to the number of trains operated by Indian Railway between New Delhi and Chandigarh, there are 16 trains in total. These include Shatabdi, Jan Shatabdi, Sampark Kranti, Superfast and Mail/Express trains.

The earliest train from NDLS to CDG is Indore - Chandigarh Express, which runs on Fridays at 1:40 a.m. from the New Delhi railway station. Likewise, the last New Delhi to Chandigarh train is Kalka Mail that departs from the Old Delhi railway station every day at 9:40 p.m. Besides that, New Delhi Kalka Shatabdi Express, New Delhi - Chandigarh Shatabdi, Yesvantpur - Chandigarh Karnataka Sampark Kranti Express, Kerala Sampark Kranti Express, Paschim Express and Himalayan Queen are some of the most popular New Delhi to Chandigarh trains.

Although, there are several trains that travel from different stations in New Delhi to Chandigarh, 11 trains exclusively run from New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) to Chandigarh Junction Railway Station (CDG). These include two New Delhi - Kalka Shatabdi Express, New Delhi - Chandigarh Shatabdi Express, Sainagar Shirdi - Kalka Superfast Express, Paschim Express, Hazur Sahib Nanded - Una Himachal Superfast Express, New Delhi - Una Jan Shatabdi Express, Indore - Chandigarh Express, Mumbai Bandra (T.) - Chandigarh Superfast Express, Kerala Sampark Kranti Express, Karnataka Sampark Kranti Express and Goa Sampark Kranti Express. All of these trains go via Panipat Junction (PNP), Kurukshetra Junction (KKDE) and Ambala Cantt Junction (UMB) in Haryana. Passengers can also look for train between stations and check the PNR Status on Yatra.com for regular train travel.

Further, for purchasing New Delhi to Chandigarh train tickets, you can directly head to one of the railway reservation offices in the country. Or you can avail E-tickets through the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website.

Train Schedule:Weekly

• Sainagar Shirdi - Kalka Superfast Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Wed, Sun
• Hazur Sahib Nanded - Una Himachal Superfast Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Sun Only
• Indore - Chandigarh Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Fri Only
• Mumbai Bandra (T) - Chandigarh Superfast Express (Delhi Cantt - Chandigarh Junction) - Tue, Fri
• Kerala Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Mon, Wed
• Yesvantpur - Chandigarh Karnataka Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Mon, Fri
• Goa Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Wed, Thu
• New Delhi - Chandigarh Shatabdi Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction) - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
• Madurai - Chandigarh Superfast Express (Hazrat Nizamuddin - Chandigarh Junction) - Tue, Fri

Train Schedule: Daily

• Unchahar Express (Old Delhi Junction - Chandigarh Junction)
• Himalayan Queen (Delhi Sarai Rohilla - Chandigarh Junction)
• New Delhi - Kalka Shatabdi Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction)
• Paschim Superfast Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction)
• New Delhi - Una Jan Shatabdi Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction)
• New Delhi - Kalka Shatabdi Express (New Delhi - Chandigarh Junction)
• Kalka Mail (Old Delhi Junction - Chandigarh Junction)

All Stations in New Delhi

• New Delhi (NDLS)
• Old Delhi Station (DLI)
• Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM)
• Delhi Sarai Rohilla (DEE)
• Delhi Cantt (DEC)

All Stations in Chandigarh

• Chandigarh Junction (CDG)

Popular hotels near Chandigarh (CDG) railway station
There are plenty of hotels near Chandigarh railway station. Some of the most recommended hotels are James Hotel Chandigarh, Hotel Turquoise Chandigarh, Hotel KLG Starlite, Lemon Tree Hotel, Chandigarh and Hotel Sapphire. You can also choose accomodation from a list of best hotels in Chandigarh based on different categories ranging like 5 star hotels in Chandigarh, 4 star hotels in Chandigarh, 3 star hotels in Chandigarh, budget hotels in Chandigarh, cheap hotels in Chandigarh and resorts for your perusal.

FAQs

Q. How far is the Interstate Bus Terminal 43 from Sector 17 Chandigarh?
A. Interstate Bus Terminal 43 is located at a distance of 5.4 km from Sector 17 Chandigarh.

Q. Where is Hotel JW Marriott Hotel Chandigarh located?
A. Hotel JW Marriott Hotel Chandigarh is a premier 5-star hotel in Chandigarh located in Sector 35-B, Dakshin Marg, Chandigarh. For more information, see https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-in-chandigarh/jw-marriott-hotel-chandigarh.

Q. How many New Delhi to Chandigarh trains ply on a daily basis?
A. Kalka Shatabdi (12011), Unchahar Express (14217), Himalyan Queen (14095), And Paschim Express (12925) are some of the daily running New Delhi to Chandigarh trains.

Q. What is the best means of travel from Chandigarh to Mohali?
A. The distance between Chandigarh to Mohali is (7.7 km) via Jan Marg. The easiest way is to take a radio cab or a prepaid taxi.

Q. Are there any 4-star hotels near Chandigarh industrial area? How far is this area from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG)?
A. Hotel Orbit, Hotel KLG Starlite, and Hometel Chandigarh - A Sarovar Hotel are some of the well known 4-star hotels near Chandigarh Industrial Area, which is around 8-9 km from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG).Need more options? Here they are https://www.yatra.com/hotels/4-star-hotels-in-chandigarh.

Q. How does one reach from Chandigarh Sector 17 market to Chandigarh Airport?
A. Chandigarh airport is located at a distance of 13.6 km from Sector 17. The easiest way is to take a radio cab or a prepaid taxi.

Q. Does Hotel Rajshree have any facilities for a health club?
A. Hotel Rajshree is a 3-star hotel in Chandigarh industrial area offering facilities for a health club for its guests. For more information, check https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-in-chandigarh/hotel-rajshree.

Q. Which is the nearest hill station from Chandigarh?
A. Morni Hills is a lakeside hamlet is the nearest hill station located at a distance of nearly 45 km from Chandigarh. Morni hills are offshoots of the Shivalik ranges standing tall at 4000 ft.

Q. Which are best budget hotels in Chandigarh near or in Sector 35C?
A. Hotel Classic Chandigarh, Heritage - An English Boutique Hotel, and Hotel Welcome Residency are some of the best budget hotels near in Chandigarh near Sector 35C, which is around 13 km from Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG). For more such hotels, check https://www.yatra.com/hotels/budget-hotels-at-sector-35-c-in-chandigarh.

Q. Which station in Chandigarh do most of the New Delhi - Chandigarh trains pass through?
A. Most of the New Delhi Chandigarh trains pass through the Chandigarh railway station (CDG) in Chandigarh.

Q. What are some good weekend getaways near Chandigarh for a pilgrimage?
A. A good weekend getaway for pilgrimage purpose is the Golden Temple in Amritsar. The distance between Chandigarh and Amritsar is nearly 228 km.

Q. Are there any affordable 5-star hotels in Chandigarh?
A. James Hotel Chandigarh, The Lalit Chandigarh, Taj Chandigarh, and JW Marriott Hotel Chandigarh are some of the popular 5-star hotels in Chandigarh For more options, see https://www.yatra.com/hotels/5-star-hotels-in-chandigarh.

Q. How do I get from New Delhi Central Railway Station (NDLS) to the Indira Gandhi International Airport?
A. The best way to reach from New Delhi Central Railway Station (NDLS) to the Indira Gandhi International Airport is by taking the Airport Metro express service originating from New Delhi metro station.

Q. Are there 4-star hotels in New Delhi near Connaught Place?
A. Yes there are many 4-star hotels in New Delhi near Connaught Place. Some of the famous ones include Radisson Blu Marina Connaught Place, The Hans New Delhi, and Connaught Royale.Check out more such hotels here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/4-star-hotels-at-connaught-place-in-new-delhi

Q. Which are some good 3-star hotels in New Delhi near Nehru Place?
A. Zip By Spree Hotel Bluestone, Chirag Residency- Boutique Hotel (Nehru Place), FabHotel Broadway Inn Nehru Place, and Hotel The JK @ Nehru Place are few of the good 3-star hotels in New Delhi near Nehru Place. For more 3-star hotels, visi https://www.yatra.com/hotels/3-star-hotels-at-nehru-place-in-new-delhi.

Q. Which are the best 5-star hotels of New Delhi under Rs. 7000 per night?
A.  The WelcomHotel Dwarka, New Delhi - ITC Hotel Group, Park Plaza East Delhi - A Sarovar Hotel, and Jaypee Vasant Continental all offer 5-star hotel accommodations in New Delhi under Rs. 7000.Need more options? Here they are https://www.yatra.com/hotels/5-star-hotels-in-new-delhi.

Q. Are there any cheap hotels in New Delhi close to the Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station (NZM)?
A.  Yash Guest House is located at a stone’s throw from Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station (NZM).For more information, check https://www.yatra.com/hotels/cheap-hotels-at-hazrat-nizamuddin-railway-station-in-new-delhi.

Q. Which are some of the 3-star hotels near New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS)?
A.  Hotel Parkway Deluxe , Hotel Rossette @ New Delhi Railway Station, and Hotel Superb are some of the popular 3-star hotels in New Delhi located very close to the NDLS railway station.For more options, see https://www.yatra.com/hotels/3-star-hotels-at-new-delhi-railway-station-in-new-delhi

Q. Which is the station in New Delhi from which most New Delhi to Chandigarh trains start?
A. New Delhi to Chandigarh trains usually start from New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS).

Q. Is there metro connectivity from New Delhi (NDLS) to Dwarka?
A. Yes, there is metro connectivity from New Delhi (NDLS) to Dwarka. The NDLS metro station is at a walking distance from the railway station.

Q. Which New Delhi to Chandigarh trains run once a week only?
A.  The Nanded Una Himachal Settigunta Express (22457) as well as the Chandigarh Express (19307) both have once-a-week running schedules.

Q. Does the New Delhi Chandigarh Kalka Shatabdi (12005) halt at Kurukshetra jn (KKDE)?
A. Yes, the New Delhi Chandigarh Kalka Shatabdi (12005) halts at Kurukshetra jn (KKDE) for 2 minutes.

Q. Most New Delhi to Chandigarh trains generally stop at which station in Chandigarh?
A. Most New Delhi to Chandigarh trains stop at the Chandigarh station (CDG).

Q. Which New Delhi to Chandigarh train has a stopover in Ambala Cant Jn (UMB)?
A.  The Kalka Shatabdi (12005) and the New Delhi Chandigarh Shtbdi (12045) both stop at Ambala Cant Jn (UMB).

Q. What time does the Gohad Road Sampark Kranti Express (12449) reach Chandigarh?
A.  The Gohad Road Sampark Kranti Express (12449) reaches the destination Chandigarh (CDG) at 23:45.

Q. What are the timings of Una Himachal Janshatabdi (12057) on the New Delhi to Chandigarh route?
A.  The Una Himachal Janshatabdi (12057) departs New Delhi (NDLS) at 14.35 and reaches Chandigarh (CDG) at 19:05.

Q. What time does the New Delhi - Chandigarh Kalka Shatabdi (12005) leave New Delhi?
A. The New Delhi - Chandigarh Kalka Shtbdi (12005) leaves New Delhi (NDLS) at 17:15.

Q. How many days in advance do you think I should book New Delhi to Chandigarh train tickets?
A. Tickets should ideally be booked a week to 10 days in advance for New Delhi to Chandigarh train journey to avoid any disappointment.

Q. How many days in advance do you think I should book New Delhi to Chandigarh train tickets?
A. Tickets should ideally be booked a week to 10 days in advance for New Delhi to Chandigarh train journey to avoid any disappointment.

Q. Which is the fastest New Delhi to Chandigarh train?
A.  The New Delhi - Chandigarh Kalka Shatabdi (12005) is the fastest New Delhi to Chandigarh train covering the distance in 3 hours 25 minutes.

Q. Is there any overnight train from New Delhi to Chandigarh?
A. Yes. For an overnight train journey from New Delhi to Chandigarh, you can opt for Dehradun Express (12687) which departs from Hazrat Nizamuddin (NZM) at 21:10 and arrives at Chandigarh (CDG) at 04:25. You can also take the Howrah Delhi Kalka Mehsi (12311), which departs from Delhi (CLI) at 21:25 and arrives at Chandigarh (CDG) at 03:00.

Q. Which New Delhi to Chandigarh train runs every day?
A. The Unchahar Express (14217), Himalyan Queen (14095), Paschim Express (12925), Una Himachal Janshatabdi and Kalka Shtbdi (12005) are some of the New Delhi to Chandigarh train running every day.


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