Dehradun to Mussoorie by road
Mussoorie is only 35 km from Dehradun, an hours drive from Dehradun. Mussoorie hill station has panoramic views of the Himalayas in the northern side and Doon Valley to the south.
Dehradun Mussoorie bus services
There is easy availability of buses operating from Dehradun to Mussoorie throughout the day. Both government and private buses are available. It takes around one and a half hour to reach Mussoorie by bus. The Dehradun Mussoorie bus stand is located next to Dehradun Railway Station.
Dehradun Mussoorie taxi services
Taxis are easily available on either full or per seat shared basis. They start from opposite Delhi bus stand Gandhi Road & Mussoorie Bus Stands in Dehradun. A full taxi from Dehradun to Mussoorie will cost Rs. 400, Rishikesh Rs. 450 and Haridwar Rs. 600. During peak season rates may be high up to 25%
Private taxi operators in Dehradun
Gangotri Taxi Service
Opp. St. Thomas School,Dehradun-248001 (U.A)
Phone No : 0135-2653323
78/1, Kaulagarh Road, Rajendra Nagar, Dehradun- 248001 (U.A)
Phone: 0135- 2759764
Getting there by Air
The nearest airport is Jolly Grant, 40 km from Mussoorie. There are daily flights between New Delhi and Dehradun. Kingfisher airlines operates two daily flight between New Delhi and Dehradun / Haridwar. The following are the details.
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Airport enquiry telephone number at Dehradun 0135-2412052-53
Mussoorie by Train
Nearest railway station is at Dehradun, 34 km. Taxis and buses are available outside the railway station for transit to Mussoorie, there is a Mussoorie bus stand near the station.
Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam Ltd (GMVN) a government enterprise that looks after the tourism activities in Uttarakhand State. It has a fleet of buses, A/C and non-A/C taxis which are available on moderate rates to the tourists. GMVN has offices in the main tourist centres like Haridwar, Dehradun and Rishikesh. They also manage a chain of government hotels, which are often the best hotels to stay at in the area. Online hotel booking facility is also available.
If you have any such requirement get in touch with them at the following address
Dehradun (Head Office)
GM (Tourism) Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam Ltd. 74/1, Rajpur Road, Dehradun -248001
Tel.: 0135 – 2747898, 2746817, 2749308 2748478, 2749272 Fax: 0135 – 2748479
Uttranchal Tourism PRO Haridwar
GMVN Ltd. Lalta Rao Bridge, Haridwar-249408.
Tel.: 01334-228686. Fax: 01334-226430.