Border Crossing in India–Pakistan Border at Attari–Wagah

Attari-Wagah Border Checkpost

Because of the tense relations between India and Pakistan, few foreigners actually cross the international border between Attari and Wagah, 30km west of Amritsar, though it is possible to do so, providing you alread…
Bus Station in Chandigarh


The following buses leave frequently throughout the day from ISBT 43. AC Volvo and Mercedes buses leave from the far end of the station (platforms 37 to 39) to destinations such as Amritsar, Jammu, Bathinda and Pati…
Bus Station in Chandigarh


The following buses leave frequently throughout the day from ISBT 17:Amritsar AC ₹600, four hoursDelhi (Kashmere Gate) ordinary/Volvo ₹325/580, five hoursDelhi airport Volvo ₹620, six hoursHaridwar ordinary ₹245, fi…
Bus in Amritsar

Hop-on Hop-off Bus

This open-top double-decker bus isn't actually 'hop-on hop-off', but does offer two tours: a trip to the border-closing ceremony (₹250, five hours, 2pm), and a full-day city tour (₹350, eight hours, 10am), taking in…
Taxi in Amritsar

Prepaid Taxi Booth

A prepaid taxi booth to the east of Golden Temple has fixed-rate taxi services to the airport (₹600), the border closing ceremony (₹1300 return) and other local destinations. One way to Chandigarh/Delhi costs ₹3200/…
Bus in Amritsar

Airport Shuttle Bus

A free, white-coloured, AC bus runs between the airport and Fuwara Chowk, near the Golden Temple. It leaves the airport at 6.15am, 9.15am and 1.15pm. It leaves Fuwara Chowk at 6am and noon.
Airline in Amritsar

Air India

Air India flies to major Indian cities such as Delhi and Mumbai, as well as Birmingham in the UK. The office is about 4km north of the centre, but obviously it's easier to just book online.
Tickets in Chandigarh

Train Reservation Office

The train station is 7km southeast of the city centre, though there’s a handy train reservation office on the 1st floor of ISBT 17, which issues computerised tickets for express trains.
Bus Station in Amritsar

Inter State Bus Terminal

The main Inter State Bus Terminal is about 3km north of the Golden Temple, near Mahan Singh Gate, and has services to every major destination in Punjab and beyond.
Taxi in Chandigarh

RK Taxi Service

At the south end of ISBT 17 bus station, RK Taxis charges ₹1500 for the airport, ₹2500 return for Morni, ₹3500 for Delhi and ₹1800 for a full-day city tour.