There are many ways to travel fromKathua to Solan. This includes travel by flight, bus, train or in a personal taxi or a shared cab / carpool
India’s railway network is one the largest in the world. However our railway infrastructure is overburdened by our massive population and fast growing economy.
We strongly suggest booking your train tickets well ahead in time. Traveling from Kathua to Solan by train can be an amazing experience if you are prepared to be patient and go along for the experience. Railways are facing stiff competition from road transport.
Travel by bus from Kathua to Solan can be a great option. There are various bus services available from Kathua to Solan.
The time to travel by bus is dependant on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions.
Traveling from Kathua to Solan by Taxi is the most comfortable option. The most comfortable and speediest option for traveling short distances (150-300km) is to get a outstation taxi rental.
However if you are looking to go on a one way journey it's best to hire a chauffeur-driven one way cab. There are options available to book a shared taxi if you are on a budget trip. If you are looking for a taxi that is dedicated to your use you can find that as well. If you are keen on an low-cost option a shared taxi / carpooling from Kathua to Solan can be cheaper than going by bus or train.
A group of 2-3 travelers can travel by a sedan car and this most generally is a quick door-to-door transport,
most comfortable and cheaper than that same group buying AC train or AC bus tickets. When booking a one-way taxi from Kathua to Solan, to get the cheapest rates you must book atleast 5-10days in advance. This enables us to have the time to find you a taxi most suited for your travel plans. See our cheapest one-way taxi
rates for traveling across India
Distance and time for travel between Kathua and Solan
Distance from Kathua to Solan by car is around 322 Kms. Estimated travel time traveling
from Kathua to Solan by a dedicated car is 7 hours and 30 minutes. Please budget
between 30-60 Minutes for delay in traffic.
Kathua To Solan Car Rental Prices & Options
The cheapest way to travel from Kathua To Solan will cost you Rs. 4268 for a one way cab
journey. A one way chauffeur-driven car rental saves you money vs having to pay for a
round trip. It is also much more comfortable and convenient as you have a driver driving
you in your dedicated car.
||Dzire, Toyota Etios, Tata Indigo or equivalent
||4passengers and driver
2 big 1 small
||Indica, Swift, Alto, Ford Figo or equivalent
||4passengers and driver
||Ertiga, Mahindra Xylo or equivalent
||6passengers and driver
3 big 2 small
Which is the best Taxi service for Kathua to Solan?
There are many outstation taxi services that you can book either offline or online. Best
is a relative term and it depends on what you prefer as a traveler. Most travelers prefer
comfort, quality service at a reasonable price. Be careful when trying to haggle for the
lowest priced or cheapest cab as you could open yourself to the risk of operators cutting
corners in service and also over laying with hidden charges.
Why is Gozo Cabs the best cab service for travel in India?
Gozo is continuously focused on being and staying as India's best taxi service for inter-city or outstation car hire with a driver.
Gozo cabs is the best cab service for car hire from Kathua to Solan. Gozo is generally the cheapest in most regions as we keep our margins low and we keep our quality high by ensure that our cabs and providers are inspected regularly. At the time of onboarding, the taxi operators are whetted for proper licenses and their ability to meet our quality bar. We also provide ongoing training to our drivers. But most importantly Gozo strives to be the best with our support and customer service. Gozo has great reviews on Google & TripAdvisor.
Gozo was started with the focus of simplifying car hire for outstation trips and we specialize in one way cabs, round trip journeys and even multi city trips. Car rentals in Kathua or Car rentals in Solan are also provided. We offer daily car rentals and also airport transfers in most cities across India.
Why Gozocabs for Kathua to Solan?
Our mission is to simplify inter-city travel
Gozo means DELIGHT and JOY! Travelling with Gozocabs, you will be overjoyed. For
we know what runs in your mind while booking an inter-city taxi:
- You need to search for reliable inter-city taxi providers.
- You need to talk to at least 3-4 Car Operators, compare and get the one with the
best price and reputation.
- You must decide if that operator will provide good service and honour time
- You must ensure if the car will be in good condition, comfortable, commercially
licensed with all the requisite permits.
- Finally, you need to satisfy yourself if the driver will be well behaved,
knowledgeable, and experienced.
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What is the best time for renting a car with driver from
Kathua to Solan
When renting a car for Kathua to Solan, its best to book atleast 1-2 weeks ahead so you
can get the best prices for a quality service. Last minute rentals are always expensive
and there is a high chance that service would be compromised as even the taxi provider
is limited to whatever vehicle is available at their disposal.
What things to look for when you book an outstation cab from Kathua to Solan
- You should ensure that a commercial taxi (yellow license plate) is being provided. Only commercial vehicles can legally transport passengers from one city to another. Commercial passenger vehicles have yellow colored license plates and are required to have the necessary transport permits.
- Find if the route you will travel on has tolls. If yes, are tolls included in your booking quotation
- When you are crossing state boundaries, state taxes are due. Preferably get a quotation with state taxes included else you are at the risk of being scammed again. Most taxi operators will pay for monthly or annual state tax on routes that they are commonly serving. By getting an inclusive quote, you are getting this benefit passed on to you. By getting a quote where taxes are excluded, you are going to have to pay the taxi operator and will most likely not get a receipt for the same
- Price is great but service is what matters. So try to focus on service at a reasonable price. When you go for the cheapest, you will ending up getting what you pay for.
Little about Solan
Solan is the district headquarters of Solan district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. The largest Municipal Council of Himachal Pradesh, it is located 46 kilometres (29 mi) south of the state capital, Shimla. At an average elevation of 1,600 metres (5,200 ft).The place is named after the Hindu goddess Shoolini devi. It is known as the "Mushroom city of India" because of the vast mushroom farming in the area. Solan is crowned as the "City of Red Gold", in reference to the bulk production of tomatoes in the area.
Solan is situated midway between Kalka and Shimla. the fine climate of this place round the year makes it an ideal destination for all seasons. There is famous 'Mohan Meakin's Brewery' in Solan, set up in 1855 A.D. The mountains near Solan offer interesting trekking possibilities and its streams are well stocked with a variety of game fish. Solan district is covered by catchment areas of three important rivers, namely Satluj, Yamuna and Ghagar.
Location : Solan district lies between 30°05' and 31°15' North Latitude and 76°42' and 77°20' East Longitude. Solan district is bounded by Shimla district in North, by Ropar district of Punjab and Ambala district of Haryana in the South, by Sirmaur district in the East and Bilaspur district in the West. Mandi district touches the boundary of Solan district in the North-East.
Access by Air : Nearest airport is Chandigarh 48 km. and Shimla 68 km.
Access by Rail : It is in the midway on Kalka-Shimla narrow gauge train.
Access by Road : Almost each and every part of the state is linked by roads.
Distances : Delhi 315 km., Kalka 42 km., Chandigarh 68 km. and Shimla 48 km.
For More info about Solan:
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The Journey From Kathua to Solan by Car
Let's be honest here. Who does not love road trips? We've been fascinated with road trips
ever since Dil Chahta Hai
. Add Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
to it and voila, you have what is
known as "Dream Trip"
. The beauty of road trip
cannot be captured in words.
If You are Foodie , Then this is where you need to go :
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If You Love Our Culture & History , Then this is where you need to go:
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With GOZO Cab Driver you don't have to bother about anything. Just sit back and enjoy the beauty.
Here are some more pages related to the Kathua to Solan route.
Outstation Car rental options and prices in Kathua
Outstation taxi options and prices in Solan