Being an import tourist destination there are a number of Volvo buses available between New Delhi and Manali operated by both Government undertakings and Private bus operators.

Delhi to Manali bus travel time

Delhi to Manali distance by road is 560 kilometers and travel time by bus is 14 hours

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Delhi Manali bus route

Delhi to Manali bus route is via Chandigarh. From Delhi the bus passes through Panipat, Kurukshetra, Ambala, Chandigarh, Ropar, Mandi Kullu and finally reaches Manali.

Delhi Manali Roadmap

Delhi Manali Volvo bus fare

The Volvo bus fare varies from Rs 900 to Rs 1400. The fare charges by private operators depends upon the amount of rush whereas the bus fare of government buses is fixed

Delhi Manali bus timetable

The following is the bus timetable of buses operated by Himachal Tourism and Himachal Roadways.

Himachal Road Transport Corporation Buses

S. No. Source Destination Bus Type Departure Arrival Fare
1 ISBT Delhi Manali Volvo / Isuzu 8:00 PM 1162
2 ISBT Delhi Manali Volvo / Isuzu 9:00 PM 950
3 ISBT Delhi Manali Semi Deluxe 6:40 PM 575
4 Chandigarth Manali TATA AC 8:40 PM 565
5 Chandigarh Manali Tata AC 8:30 AM 565
6 Chandigarh Manali Tata AC 12:00 PM 565
7 Chandigarh Mnali Ordinary 6:40 PM 345
8 Chandigaqrh Manali Ordinary 8:40 AM 345

Himachal Tourism ( HPTDC Buses)

1 Delhi Himachal Bhawan Manali Volvo 6:30 PM 1220
2 Delhi Himachal Bhawan Manali Volvo 7:30 PM 1220
3 Delhi Himachal Bhawan Manalio Volvo 7:00 PM 1220


Delhi to Manali ordinary buses are available at 6:40 AM, 7:45 AM, 11:30 AM, 3:45 PM, 4:40 PM, 6:15 PM, 7:30 PM, 9:15 PM and 10:00 PM and bus fare is Rs 555. These Buses originate from ISBT Kashmiri Gate.

Delhi Manali bus booking online

Now HRTC and HPTDC bus booking can be done online also. HTRC web-portal is whereas HPTDC web-portal is

Delhi Manali Volvo bus inquiry numbers

HPTDC Volvo bus inquiry numbers: 

Dharamsala: 01892-224212; Manali: 01902-252116 ; New Delhi: 011-23717473, 011-23325320; Shimla: 0177-2800073, 0177-2652561

HRTC enquiry numbers:

ISBT Tutikandi Shimla: 0177-2658765, ISBT Chandigarh: 0172-2668943 and ISBT Kashmiri Gate Delhi: 011-23868694

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