Amritsar to Chandigarh Trains

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Amritsar to Chandigarh Train Information

Distance
238 kms
Duration
04h 19m
Trains During Day
19
Trains At Night
14

Online Train Ticket Booking from Amritsar to Chandigarh

Looking to book Amritsar to Chandigarh trains? Booking a train ticket from Amritsar to Chandigarh is now easier than ever on redRail. Whether you want to check the timetable for Amritsar to Chandigarh trains or find the train seat availability from Amritsar to Chandigarh, redRail is one-stop for all train enquiries. Amritsar to Chandigarh are two of the popular cities in India, and trains are considered as one of the most efficient and convenient ways to travel between these cities.

To book a train from Amritsar to Chandigarh, all you need to do is to enter your travel details on the top of the page, choose from the list of trains available, check out the desired train seat availability, and proceed to train ticket booking by entering your details and paying the cost. You can then receive the confirmed tickets shortly. The easy-to-understand and adaptable interface, easy railway ticket booking process, and affordable train fare make redRail a great choice for those looking to book a Amritsar to Chandigarh train.

There are 33 trains running from Amritsar to Chandigarh covering an approximate distance of 238 kms. While some trains run on a daily basis, others run weekly. A large number of travelers choose to reach Chandigarh from Amritsar by train. The first train from Amritsar to Chandigarh is ASR INDB EXP (19326), departing at 01:50 from Amritsar Junction (ASR). ASR SHTBDI EXP (12030) is the fastest among the Amritsar to Chandigarh Trains. It departs from Amritsar Junction (ASR) at 16:50 and arrives at Rajpura Junction (RPJ) at 19:52, covering the distance in just 3 hrs 2 mins. The last train from Amritsar to Chandigarh is HIRAKUND EXP (20808), departing at 23:55 from Amritsar Junction (ASR). You can get detailed information about Amritsar to Chandigarh train timetable, availability, fare, running status, coach position, and PNR on redRail.

Weekly Trains from Amritsar to Chandigarh

ASR NTSK EXP (15934) departs every Friday from Amritsar at 15:40 and arrives at Chandigarh at 20:18, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 38 mins.

ASR KIR SPL (05733) departs every Monday from Amritsar at 12:45 and arrives at Chandigarh at 18:55, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 58 mins.

ASR LKU EXPRESS (14616) departs every Saturday from Amritsar at 05:55 and arrives at Chandigarh at 11:00, covering the entire distance in 5 hrs 0 mins.

ASR SHATBDI EXP (12032) departs every Thursday from Amritsar at 16:50 and arrives at Chandigarh at 19:52, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 2 mins.

ASR CNB SF EXP (22446) departs every Tuesday from Amritsar at 12:45 and arrives at Chandigarh at 16:07, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 22 mins.

ASR KCVL SF EXP (12484) departs every Sunday from Amritsar at 05:55 and arrives at Chandigarh at 10:00, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 5 mins.

ASR NGP AC EXP (22126) departs every Monday from Amritsar at 04:00 and arrives at Chandigarh at 08:00, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 0 mins.

JALIWALA B EXP (12380) departs every Sunday from Amritsar at 13:25 and arrives at Chandigarh at 17:15, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 50 mins.

Daily Trains from Amritsar to Chandigarh

PASCHIM EXPRESS (12926) departs daily from Amritsar at 07:35 and arrives at Chandigarh at 12:20, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 40 mins.

ASR CDG EXP (12242) departs daily from Amritsar at 05:10 and arrives at Chandigarh at 09:40, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 30 mins.

ASR DDN EXPRESS (14632) departs daily from Amritsar at 21:40 and arrives at Chandigarh at 02:43, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 55 mins.

INTERCITY SF (12412) departs daily from Amritsar at 17:05 and arrives at Chandigarh at 21:30, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 25 mins.

ASR NLDM EXP (14505) departs daily from Amritsar at 14:00 and arrives at Chandigarh at 18:15, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 15 mins.

ASR CSMT EXP (11058) departs daily from Amritsar at 08:50 and arrives at Chandigarh at 15:22, covering the entire distance in 6 hrs 32 mins.

ASR KIR EXPRESS (15708) departs daily from Amritsar at 08:25 and arrives at Chandigarh at 12:26, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 1 mins.

SHANE PUNJAB (12498) departs daily from Amritsar at 15:10 and arrives at Chandigarh at 18:35, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 25 mins.

CHHATISGARH EXP (18238) departs daily from Amritsar at 16:10 and arrives at Chandigarh at 20:50, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 40 mins.

SACHKHAND EXP (12716) departs daily from Amritsar at 05:30 and arrives at Chandigarh at 09:02, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 32 mins.

ASR NDLS EXP (12460) departs daily from Amritsar at 06:15 and arrives at Chandigarh at 09:54, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 39 mins.

GOLDEN TEMPLE M (12904) departs daily from Amritsar at 18:55 and arrives at Chandigarh at 22:50, covering the entire distance in 3 hrs 55 mins.

GANGASATLUJ EXP (13308) departs daily from Amritsar at 16:47 and arrives at Chandigarh at 21:10, covering the entire distance in 4 hrs 23 mins.

Amritsar to Chandigarh Train Ticket Price

If you are looking for affordable train tickets to travel from Amritsar to Chandigarh, redRail is the best place to be. You can find numerous train tickets to choose from to suit your budget. The Amritsar to Chandigarh train ticket price varies based on the journey date, the type of coach, and your preference. Passengers can travel from Amritsar to Chandigarh on a desired date at a cost ranging from just ₹125 to ₹1380. The Cheapest price for the journey is ₹125.
Here are the cheapest train ticket prices from Amritsar to Chandigarh for all classes:
ClassMinimum Price
1A₹1255
2A₹760
3A₹555
SL₹215
CC₹445
2S₹125
3E₹505
EC₹1380

Amritsar to Chandigarh Train Timings

One can find a large number of trains running from Amritsar to Chandigarh. Hence, travelers need not worry about the train seat availability on the Amritsar to Chandigarh route. The total time taken by different trains running from Amritsar to Chandigarh can be different and passengers can choose the train based on their suitability. Boarding a train from Amritsar is extremely comfortable with the presence of various stations.

About Amritsar

Punjab has been an important state historically, due to its geographical location. Amritsar is a city in Punjab and is one of the most important cities culturally, religiously, and commercially. The famous Golden Temple, also known as Harmandir Sahib, is located in Amritsar. The Holy City of Sikhs, Amritsar is also the economic capital of the state of Punjab. Amritsar attracts tourists in huge numbers every year.

About Chandigarh

Chandigarh is the capital city of two states - Punjab and Haryana. It is also one of the eight union territories of India. This well-planned city with modern architecture was designed by the French architect Le Corbusier.

Also known as City Beautiful, Chandigarh has well-connected railways, airways, and roadways transportation. It is also one of the metro cities of India. Lakes, gardens, religious places, and urban planning are things to visit in the city.

Information about Chandigarh Railway Station

The Chandigarh railway station is located on the outskirts of the city near Sector 17. The code of Chandigarh railway station is CGD. There are several trains that pass through and stop at Chandigarh station. Nearby railway stations are Kalka and Ambala. From Chandigarh airport, the railway station is just 7 kms. You get the services of the waiting room, retiring room, tea and book stall, telephone booth, etc. at Chandigarh railway station.

Major Railway Stations between Amritsar to Chandigarh

There are 5 major trains that run from Amritsar to Chandigarh. The distance between the two cities is 248 kms. Major railway stations between Amritsar to Chandigarh are Beas (BEAS), Jalandhar City (JUC), Ludhiana Junction (LDH), S A S Nagar (SASN), Chandigarh Railway Station (CDG). Some of the stops may differ depending on the train selected by you.

Popular Places to Visit in Chandigarh

Here is a list of some of the popular places that you can visit in Chandigarh:

  • The Rock Garden: The Rock Garden is one of the popular places to visit in Chandigarh. Every year, the festival of Teej is celebrated here. It is an open-air garden that has various beautiful sculptures displayed. These sculptures are made from industrial and urban wastes.
  • Chandigarh Rose Garden: The Zakir Hussain Rose Garden, better known as the Rose Garden in Chandigarh, is located in Sector 16. It has around 825 kinds of flowers and more than 32,500 types of shrubs and trees.
  • Sukhna Lake: Sukhna Lake is not a natural lake but man-made. The lake has a mesmerising blue colour and offers various water activities like boating, rowing, trampoline, solar cruise, etc.
  • Chattbir Zoo: Also known by the name Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park, Chattbir Zoo is located in Zirakpur. The zoological park has various animal species, and birds. It is spread over around 202 acres of land.
  • Japanese Garden: The Japanese Garden is located in Sector 31A. It is among the most well-maintained parks that has water bodies, pagoda towers, meditation centres, waterfalls etc.
  • Gedi Route: When it comes to late-night drives and bike rides, the Gedi route can be a great option. Gedi route covers Sectors 8, 9, 10 and 11. Gedi means rounds, and the route stands true to its name. There are various cafes on these streets.
  • Government Museum and Art Gallery: The government museum and art gallery is a square-shaped building of 165X165 feet. This is a natural history museum and also has the National Gallery of Portraits, Chandigarh Architect Museum, etc.
  • International Dolls Museum: The popular International Dolls Museum has a collection of various dolls and marionettes. The dolls belong to various countries like Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Spain, Russia, and Korea.
  • Capitol Complex: The design of the Capitol Complex is like an overturned umbrella. It was also designed by Le Corbusier. It had the secretariat, legislative assembly, and the High Court.
  • Fun City: The biggest water park in North India is the Fun City of Chandigarh. It has an activity pool, a wave pool, three landing pools, different types of water slides and so on. It is a great touristy place to visit .

Connectivity from Chandigarh

Since Chandigarh is a well-planned city, it also has good commuting networks with various cities of the country. The railway station is located in Darua and the airport is at an approximate distance of 7 km. The Chandigarh International Airport is one of the most maintained and clean airports in India. Both domestic and international flights take off and land here. Other airport close to Chandigarh is in Ludhiana.

If you wish to ride the Amritsar to Chandigarh train, you can easily book your ticket through RedRail by Redbus. It offers a hassle-free experience and also a city guide.

Nearby Metro Stations

The Union Ministry of Housing Affairs and Urban Development has given a nod to the Chandigarh Metro. It is currently in the planning phase.

Best Time To Visit Chandigarh

You may enjoy your time in Chandigarh throughout the year. However, the best time to visit the city can be from September to November.

Bus from Amritsar to Chandigarh

If your train ticket is not confirmed, need not worry. Alternatively, you can travel by bus from Amritsar to Chandigarh through redBus bus booking app. Book now!

FAQs

How many trains run from Amritsar to Chandigarh?
There are 33 trains that run from Amritsar to Chandigarh route. Some trains run on a daily basis. On the other hand, some trains run weekly and can be booked in advance. You can find the list of available trains when you enter the travel date while looking to book a train from Amritsar to Chandigarh.
How can I book a train from Amritsar to Chandigarh?
You can make an online train ticket booking from Amritsar to Chandigarh by entering the travel details like source, destination, and date of travel. From the list of available trains on the mentioned date, you can choose the most suitable one and check the seat availability. After this, you can continue to pay and wait to receive your train booking confirmation.
How many days in advance can I make a railway reservation?
Advance railway reservation generally opens 120 days before the date of journey. This excludes the date of the journey. So, you can start checking the seat availability during the period of 120 days and make a booking in advance.
What is the maximum number of passengers I can reserve the seats for in a single train ticket booking from Amritsar to Chandigarh?
A maximum of 6 seats can be booked in a single train ticket booking. Also, 2 children who are below 5 years of age are allowed with the ticket, but tickets will not be generated for them. Therefore, if you are booking a Tatkal ticket from Amritsar to Chandigarh, you can reserve seats for a maximum of 4 passengers.
Which documents are required for online railway reservation from Amritsar to Chandigarh?
When making a railway ticket booking, you do not require any special travel documents and only need to fill up the details required. However, during the train journey, you will need to carry valid ID proof such as Aadhar, Voter ID, Driving License, Pan Card, Passport etc..
How many railway stations are there in Amritsar?
There are 1 stations in Amritsar.
How many railway stations are there in Chandigarh?
There are 1 stations in Chandigarh.
How to get the cheapest train tickets from Amritsar to Chandigarh?
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