Chardham bus ride will now be costlier since Joint Rotation Yatra Committee has decided to raise the bus fare for the Char Dham Yatra this year by 20%. The decision comes after regular increase in prices of Diesel, vehicle maintainance and insurance. It is known that after 2014 disaster the fare charges hadn’t increased.
Along with Akshaya Tritya, Chardham yatra will start from 29 April for this year. The shrines of Gangotri, Yamunotri and Kedarnath will open on Akshaya Tritya and Badrinath will open for pilgrims on 06 May. Joint Rotation Yatra Committee has prepared the bus for pilgrims visiting Chardham using Bus rotation service.
In 2016, over 16 lacs pilgrims visited chardham and this year these stats are going to increase much more. Joint Rotation Yatra Committee has told that 2600 buses will begoing for Chardham this year.
Bus fare per head from Rishikesh
|Rishikesh-Badrinath-Rishikesh||1130 (DLX – 1720)|
|Rishikesh-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Yamunotri-Rishikesh||1530 (DLX – 2330)|
|Rishikesh-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Gangotri-Rishikesh||2340 (DLX – 3560)|
|Rishikesh-Gangotri-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Yamunotri-Rishikesh||2690 (DLX – 4080)|
Bus fare per head from Haridwar
|Haridwar-Badrinath-Haridwar||1250 (DLX – 1900)|
|Haridwar-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Yamunotri-Haridwar||1650 (DLX – 2510)|
|Haridwar-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Gangotri-Haridwar||2460 (DLX – 3740)|
|Haridwar-Gangotri-Kedarnath-Badrinath-Yamunotri-Haridwar||2810 (DLX – 4260)|