Himachal Pradesh Transport Minister Bikram Singh on Sunday launched Volvo bus service from Chandigarh Worldwide Airport to Shimla, Dharamshala and Manali in Himachal Pradesh.
The service, being launched by Himachal Street Transport Company (HRTC) beneath the UDAN scheme, will enable air vacationers to journey instantly between Chandigarh and the three hill cities by highway.
HRTC Basic Supervisor Sandeep Kumar informed that the bus fare is for Shimla. 450 per passenger, will depart from Shimla ISBT at 12.25 pm and can attain Chandigarh airport at 4.30 pm. On its return journey, it is going to go away the airport at 7 pm and attain Shimla at 10.30 pm.
Manali bus whose fare is 1,172 per passenger, will go away for Chandigarh airport at 8 am and can attain by 7 pm. Later it is going to begin from Chandigarh to Manali at 7.50 pm and can attain the subsequent day at 6 am.
Bus service provided to Dharamshala 818 per passenger, departure time is 6.40 am and can attain Chandigarh by 3 pm. It is going to begin its return journey at 3 pm and can attain Dharamsala by 10 pm.
Until now, Chandigarh airport was related to Shimla airport at Jubarhatti by a 30-minute heli taxi service, which prices a payment. 3,125 per passenger.
But it surely takes 35 to 45 minutes to succeed in Shimla metropolis from Jubbarhatti. 500 extra 1,000.
There are additionally a number of continuous flights accessible from Chandigarh airport, to Kullu and Dharamsala.