shimla to kalka Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from shimla to kalka 4 Trains
Distance from shimla to kalka By Train: 96 Km
Fastest Train from shimla to kalka : SHIVALK DLX SPL(04527)
Slowest Train from shimla to kalka : KLK SML SPECIAL(04517)

Shimla to Kalka Train Tickets

As a means of transport, 7 trains are available from Shimla to Kalka. The route includes travel through the states of Haryana, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh and more. Many passengers move on to Shimla from Kalka which is a gateway to Himachal Pradesh. Kalka - Shimla railway route is quite picturesque, crossing by 864 bridges and 102 tunnels along the way. The sky will remain partly cloudy around this time in Kalka with a temperature of 13°C during the day.

Covering a distance of 96 kms in 04 hours and 30 mins, Rail Motor is the fastest among all the trains that run along this route. This train is scheduled to run on every day of the week. It leaves Shimla at 16:55 and arrives Kalka at 21:25 on the same day. SML KLK Special is the slowest train for this route reaching the destination in 05 hours and 55 mins.

Considering the travel time , boarding Shivalk DLX EXP from Shimla would be convenient as it departs at 17:50. Himalyan Queen halts at Barog at 13:30 (10 mins) and at DHARMPUR HMCHL at 14:23 (10 mins) where you can have your lunch. Leaving Shimla at 09:25, SML KLK Special is the earliest train for this route while the last train is SML KLK Express that leaves Shimla at 18:30.

Of all the trains, 5 trains run directly between Shimla and Kalka - SML KLK Pass, Rail Motor, Shivalk DLX EXP, SML KLK Express and Himalyan Queen. Out of all the trains, Shivalk DLX EXP is the only train that runs between Shimla and Kalka without any halts.

When in Kalka, your itinerary should definitely include visiting Rock Garden and The Mall.The Mall can be visited if time permits, as it is located a little away from Kalka.