From / To Chail
New Delhi - 382 km
Shimla – 46 km
Chandigarh – 146 km
Chail is connected to the state capital, Shimla,
by road. Travellers’ choosing to travel by
surface should make use of the National Highway
(NH-21), connecting Chandigarh to Shimla.
Chail Villas can make arrangements to ferry you
from New Delhi, Chandigarh, Shimla, Kalka, Kandaghat
or any nearby city / town. For more details, please
check our booking options or contact us.
The British built one of the most famous railroad
systems in the world during their stay in Shimla
– The Himalayan Railroad Network. The train
journey from Kalka to Shimla is considered to be
one of the most beautiful and scenic train journeys
in the world. The Kalka-Shimla rail route also holds
the record for the maximum number of tunnels (103)
on its stretch. Train timings can be obtained on
the official website of Indian Railways.
There are two options available to travellers: Travel
from Kalka-Shimla or Kalka-Kandaghat.
The nearest airport is at Jubbarhati, about 23 km
from Shimla. The other option available is the airport
at Chandigarh, which is about 150 km from Chail.
Indian, Air Deccan and Jagson Airlines operate flights
to Shimla from Delhi, though the frequency of these
The nearest International airport is at New Delhi,
about 330 km from Chail. New Delhi is well connected
by flights from almost all countries across the