Manali by Air

The nearest airport is at Bhuntar, which is about 50 km from Manali. Bhuntar is well connected to Delhi which is about 565 km away from Manali. Delhi airport is well connected with all major cities in India and many cities abroad.

Manali by Rail

The nearest broad gauge railheads are at Chandigarh (315 km), Pathankot (325 km) and Kalka (310 km). The nearest narrow gauge railhead is at Joginder Nagar (135 km).

Manali by Road

Manali is well connected by road to Delhi through NH-21 and NH 1, leading to Manali from New Delhi are the towns of Panipat and Ambala in Haryana, Chandigarh (Union Territory), Ropar in Punjab, and Bilaspur, Sundernagar, and Mandi in Himachal Pradesh. The Volvo Bus Service is provided by various travel agencies. State owned services are also available connecting Manali to other cities.



Manali is the favourite tourist spot of Himachal Pradesh for its climate. The weather in Manali is predominantly cold during winters and moderately cool during summers. The temperatures range from 4 °C (39 °F) to 25 °C (77 °F) over the year. The average temperature during summer is between 14 °C (57 °F) and 25 °C (77 °F), and between -7 °C (19.4 °F) and 10 °C (50 °F) in the winter. Snowfall in the region usually takes place in the month of December, January and February.