Surrounded by Deodar trees, Theog is a less crowded and beautiful weekend destination near Shimla. This blog will share complete knowledge of how to reach Theog from Shimla through different modes.
Where is Theog located?
Theog is a small town situated on Hindustan Tibet road just half an hour away from Kufri.
Theog is around 30 km from Himachal’s capital “ Shimla”.
|Name of the Place||Theog ( ठियोग )|
|Elevation of Place||2300 m, 7500 feet|
|Best time to visit||Round the year|
|Distance from Shimla||Around 30 Km|
How to reach Theog from Shimla
To reach Theog, you need to first reach Kufri, which is well connected by road with Shimla and Chail and accessible throughout the year except during heavy snowfall. The distance between Theog from Shimla is around 30 Km. There are different modes by which one can reach Theog.
How to reach Theog from Shimla by Road
There are various options to reach Theog by road.
You can refer to the below table to plan your journey to Theog.
|Sr. No.||Location||Distance (Km)||Elevation (ft)||Elevation (m)||Time (Hr)|
How to reach Theog from Shimla on a Bus
Himachal Pradesh State Owned Buses are called HRTC buses ( Himachal Road Transport Corporation buses). They are usually green/blue in color.
Shimla – Theog by Bus
Below are the bus details you can choose
|SR. No.||SERVICE NO.||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||THEOG||DURATION||DEPOT||TYPE||ORIGIN||DESTINATION||ONLINE BOOKING|
|1||1510||12:30 AM||1:45 AM||1:15 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||RAMPUR||NO|
|2||1729||1:00 AM||2:00 AM||1:00 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||ROHRU||NO|
|3||525||1:30 AM||3:15 AM||1:45 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||ROHRU||NO|
|4||333||3:40 AM||5:35 AM||1:55 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||POOH VILLAGE||YES|
|5||532||4:15 AM||7:05 AM||2:50 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||ROHRU||NO|
|6||633||4:30 AM||5:30 AM||1:00 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||DHARAMSHALA||THANGI||NO|
|7||1220||5:00 AM||8:00 AM||3:00 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||HARIDWAR||RECONGPEO||NO|
|8||93||5:01 AM||7:25 AM||2:24 Hrs||DW TARADEVI||HIMSUTA AC VOLVO / SCANIA 2X2||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||RAMPUR||Yes|
|9||538||5:28 AM||7:00 AM||1:32 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||RAMPUR||NO|
|10||301||5:30 AM||7:20 AM||1:50 Hrs||SHIMLA RURAL||ORDINARY||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||KHAMADI||NO|
|11||556||5:45 AM||7:45 AM||2:00 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||RECONGPEO||NO|
|12||8||6:30 AM||7:30 AM||1:00 Hrs||DW TARADEVI||HIMSUTA AC VOLVO / SCANIA 2X2||HIMACHAL BHAWAN DELHI||ROHRU||Yes|
|13||255||6:56 AM||8:20 AM||1:24 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||SOLAN||RECONGPEO||NO|
|14||518||7:15 AM||8:45 AM||1:30 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||DELHI ISBT KASHMIRI GATE||SANGLA||Yes|
|15||1225||8:25 AM||10:15 AM||1:50 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||HARIDWAR||SARAHAN||NO|
|16||CHD-KLK-KFN||8:31 AM||9:45 AM||1:14 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||KAFNU||NO|
|17||1811||8:40 AM||10:25 AM||1:45 Hrs||TARADEVI||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||SOLANG||YES|
|18||373||9:00 AM||10:30 AM||1:30 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||ROHRU||NO|
|19||1809||9:40 AM||11:25 AM||1:45 Hrs||TARADEVI||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||RUHILDHAR||YES|
|20||1730||10:15 AM||12:00 PM||1:45 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||ROHRU||NO|
|21||CHD-RPO-2X2||10:30 AM||11:45 AM||1:15 Hrs||REC PEO||HIMMANI DELUXE 2X2 NON AC||CHANDIGARH||RECONGPEO||NO|
|22||1726||11:30 AM||1:35 PM||2:05 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||SARAHAN||NO|
|23||922||12:45 PM||2:15 PM||1:30 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||KANGRA||ROHRU||YES|
|24||1806||1:40 PM||3:10 PM||1:30 Hrs||TARADEVI||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||CHOPAL||YES|
|25||1618||1:55 PM||3:15 PM||1:20 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||AMBALA CANT||RAMPUR||NO|
|26||365||3:00 PM||4:40 PM||1:40 Hrs||TARADEVI||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||NERWA||YES|
|27||398||3:10 PM||8:00 PM||4:50 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||PALAMPUR||ROHRU||YES|
|28||191||3:20 PM||5:10 PM||1:50 Hrs||SHIMLA RURAL||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||RAMPUR||YES|
|29||1721||4:30 PM||6:00 PM||1:30 Hrs||ROHRU||ORDINARY||CHAMUNDA||ROHRU||NO|
|30||321||4:40 PM||6:00 PM||1:20 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||RAMPUR||YES|
|31||273||6:30 PM||7:45 PM||1:15 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||SHIMLA ISBT TUTIKANDI||RECONGPEO||YES|
|32||1511||10:20 PM||11:35 PM||1:15 Hrs||REC PEO||HIMMANI DELUXE 2X2 NON AC||CHANDIGARH||RECONGPEO||NO|
|33||CHD-SML-RPO||10:30 PM||11:45 PM||1:15 Hrs||REC PEO||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||RECONGPEO||NO|
|34||1512||11:30 PM||12:45 AM||1:15 Hrs||RAMPUR||ORDINARY||CHANDIGARH||KALPA||NO|
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How to reach Theog from Shimla on your own Vehicle
If you can reach Shimla in your own Vehicle then reaching Theog is not too difficult a task.
- The travel time is around 1:15 hrs .
- You don’t require a 4X4 vehicle there as the normal vehicle can reach there.
- In winter there would be high snowfall above Shimla to Narkanda and then to Theog.
How to reach Theog from Shimla on a bike
Kindly consider the below points before planning a trip to Theog on a bike.
- Every bike can reach Theog but prefer a bike with > 150 cc engine if you are with a pillion rider.
- Carry rain covers along with as there might be rain at higher reaches.
- During winters Bike riding is not advisable as there will be snowfall / black ice on roads and bike riding is extremely dangerous.
How to reach Theog from Shimla on a Taxi
Taxis can easily be hired for Theog and there are many options available on the online platforms. Following key things to be considered while taxing taxis to Theog.
- The Driver should be experienced in traveling these areas.
- Prefer a small car during snowfall as it negotiates well in hilly terrains.
- Negotiate well before finalization.
How to reach Theog from Shimla by Train
Theog is not connected by train. The last station is at Shimla.
How to reach Theog from Shimla by air
Since Theog is located in upper Shimla, there is no airport nearby. The Last airport is at Shimla which is around 45 Km away..
Summary – “How to reach Theog from Shimla”
Let’s summarize what we have understood in this blog “How to reach Narkanda from Delhi ”
- Theog is a wonderful travel destination located in the Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh at around 30 KM from Shimla.
- You can reach Thoeg 1:15 Hr from Shimla.
- Theog can be reached throughout the year.
- Theog can be reached by self-driven car, bike, taxi, and by Bus.
- Cheapest way to reach Theog is by the HRTC bus and many options are available.
We hope you have got a good understanding of “How to reach Theog from Shimla ”. If you want to give suggestions on this blog ” please comment.
FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions:
Question – Shimla to Theog bus
Answer – There are many direct buses from Shimla to Theog with and without online booking . You can read this blog to know further.