Delhi Amritsar Travel Guide
New Delhi to Amritsar Bus Service
Distance of Amritsar from Delhi is 450 Kms and journey time is 8-10 hours
Bus services connect the city to most north Indian towns, including Chandigarh (235 km), New Delhi (450 km), Shimla (322km) and Jammu (219km).
Super Luxury Bus Service On Amritsar Chandigarh New Delhi Route
PUNBUS a fully owned Punjab Government Company has introduced Air-conditioned buses on Delhi – Chandigarh Amritsar route as per daily schedule given below:
From Amritsar for Jalandhar, Chandigarh and Delhi int. Airport: 8 A.M.
From Delhi Bus stand for Chandigarh Jalandhar and Amritsar: 5.45 A.M.
From Chandigarh for Amritsar and Jalandhar: 12 Noon
From Amritsar for Jalandhar and Chandigarh: 5.30 P.M.
Punbus Bus Enquiry numbers
Amritsar Bus Stand bus enquiry numbers: 92161- 11444 and 0183- 2551734
Jalandhar Bus Stand bus enquiry numbers 92161-11555 and 01781- 2223755
Inter state Bus Terminus (ISBT) Delhi Bus Stand enquiry number 011-23867842
Telephone Reservation can be done 2 Hours before schedules Departure of Bus
Passenger has to report and take confirmed ticketed at the bus stand 15 Minutes before scheduled departure at enquiry counter
Delhi to Amritsar -King Long / A/C VOLVO-9.30 AM, Fare Rs: 650
Delhi to Amritsar-Deluxe, NON A/C-9.30 PM,Reaches-7 AM, Fare: Rs 350
Delhi to Amritsar-SLP NON A/C, 9.30 PM, REACHES, 7 AM, Fare Rs 450
Bus services also connect Amritsar with most north Indian towns, including Chandigarh (235 Kms), Delhi (450 Kms), Shimla, Kulu, Manali, Dharamshala and Dalhousie in Himachal Pradesh, Dehradun and Rishikesh in Uttar Pradesh and Jammu.
Private operators bus service between New Delhi and Amritsar
RS Yadav And Company
Shop No 6, Basement, Vasant Plaza, Near Fortis Hospital, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi
Telefax : 011-26156844, 26153837
City Heart Travels
Shop No. 4, Azad Hind Market Opp. Lajpat Rai Market, Delhi
Phone: 011- 23864647, 23766649, 23766648
34, Azad Hind Market Red Fort, Delhi
Phone: 011 32430614
Baba Deep Singh Travels
Address: Azad Hind Market, Chandni Chowk Delhi
Mobile No : 9815466915
Banjara Satguru Travels
Shop #10 Azad Hind Market, Red Fort Delhi G.P.O. Delhi
Phone Number: 011-23862178
Stall No 12, Shivaji Stadium, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001 Phone: 011-65783607
These buses start from New Delhi in the evening between 5 PM to 11 PM and reach Amritsar the next day morning. The travel time is between 8 to 10 hours.
The main boarding points at Delhi are Chanderlok building, Janpath and Red fort (Azad Hind Market Opp. Lajpat Rai Market, Delhi)
Delhi Amritsar travel by car: road map, travel advice and travel tips
The preferred route to travel to Amritsar from Delhi is:
Take National Highway 1 from Delhi Bye Pass near Azadpur and Reach Ambala in about four hours (distance 200 Kms). Some good stopovers are the famous Muruthal Dhabas Near Sonipat and / or Some good resorts near Karnal Bye pass like Karnal Haveli
From Ambala go towards Jalandhar on the same highway. NH 21 & 22 originate from this highway from Ambala and go towards Manali and Shimla respectively.
Ambala to Jalandhar Journey is about 180 Kms and takes about three hours. The famous stopover on this route is the Lucky Dhaba and Haveli ( both side by side) in between Phagwara and Jalandhar. The Haveli has the traditional Punjabi look and feel and is spread in a large area. Here Punjabi food is served in traditional attires and utensils.
The road from Delhi to Jalandhar is mostly four and six laned.
From Jalandhar Amritsar is about 80 Kms and takes about 2.5 hours to reach there. So the total travel time from Delhi to Amritsar is 8 to 10 hours
New Delhi to Amritsar Train Services
Amritsar is connected by direct trains to major Indian cities like Delhi, Jammu, Mumbai, Nagpur, Kolkatta and Puri. The bi-weekly train to Lahore in Pakistan, the Samjhauta Express, also rolls out from here.
Distance of major places from Amritsar Junction Railway Station
Airport 9.6 km, Bus Stand 2.8 km, Durgiana temple 2 km, Golden temple (Swarn Mandir) 3.3 km, Jallianwala Bagh 3.6 km, Maharaja Palace 4.4 km and India Pakistan Wagha border 25.5 km.
The New Delhi Amritsar Shatabdi Express is the fastest train on this route. It takes just 6 hours to reach Amritsar. The train fare for AC chair car is Rs 700. Meals / snacks are served on board which are included in the total fare.
Important trains from Amritsar to Delhi
|Important trains from Amritsar to Delhi|
|Morning Shatabdi Express||0515hrs||1100hrs||Rs. 700||Breakfast served in train|
|Evening Swarna Shatabdi Express (2030)||1705hrs||2250hrs||Rs. 700||Evening Tea & Dinner served in train.|
|Golden Temple Mail||2130hrs||0700hrs (next day)||Rs. 1000 for AC II Sleeper||No Meals are included in the cost of train ticket|
|Important train from New Delhi to Amritsar|
|Morning Swarna Shatabdi Express (2029)||0720hrs||1300hrs||Rs. 700||Breakfast served in train|
|Evening Shatabdi Express||1630hrs||2205hrs||Rs. 700||Evening Tea & Dinner served in train|
|Golden Temple Mail||1920hrs||0600hrs (next day)||Rs. 1000 for AC II Sleeper||No Meals are included in the cost of train ticket|
|Railways Enquiry New Delhi||Roadways Enquiry New Delhi|
|General Enquiry||131, 011-23366177||ISBT General & DTC Enquiry||011-22968836|
|Centralized Enquiry||011-23366101||Haryana Roadways||011-22961262|
|Reservation Enquiry||1345||Himachal Pradesh Roadways||011-22966725|
|Automated Enquiry (English)||1330||Punjab Roadways||011-22967892|
|Automated Enquiry (Hindi)||1335||Rajasthan Roadways||011-22961246, 22919537|
|Arrivals (Recorded) North/East/West/south||1331, 1332,1333,1334||U.P. Roadways||011-22968709|
|Departures (Recorded) North/East/West/south||1336, 1337,1338,1339||DTC Head Office||011-23354518|
|Shahdara Railway Station||011-22285251||Local Enquiry City Office||011-23371745|
New Delhi Amritsar flights
|Delhi Amritsar Flights|
|Jet Airways Konnect||12:40||14:00|
|Jet Airways Konnect||8:00||9:20|
|Amritsar Delhi Flights|
|Jet Airways Konnect||14:30||15:55|
|Jet Airways Konnect||9:50||11:10|
Raja Sansi International Airport also known as Guru Ram Das International Airport, after Guru Ram Das Ji, the founder of Amritsar, is located about 11km from the city centre on the Amritsar-Ajnala Road, near the village of Raja Sansi. It is connected by domestic flights to Delhi, Srinagar and Chandigarh.
This airport also serves the nearby cities of Jalandhar and Amritsar also as the nearest international airport is in Delhi only.
The airport has modern passenger friendly facilities such as central air conditioning system, inline X-ray baggage inspection system integrated with the baggage conveyor system, escalators, public address system, Flight Information Display System (FIDS), CCTV for surveillance, check-in counters with Common Use Terminal Equipment (CUTE), car parking, etc.
Several international airlines operate flights from abroad, including Singapore as well as London and Birmingham and Toronto.