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Himachal Transportation Medium Roads and Aviation

Himachal Pradesh has three medium for transportation viz. Road, Railway or Airways. As we know the number of railway lines are less in stat...

Himachal Pradesh has three medium for transportation viz. Road, Railway or Airways. As we know the number of railway lines are less in state and only three airports were established. So the transportation occurs through roads only.




There are 11 National Highways which pass through the state covering a total length of 1552.7 Kms. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways vide notification dated - March 5,2010 has substituted new National Highways number to the existing old number and its name. The NH-5 (Hindustan-Tibet Road) is the oldest and longest National Highway in the state. The construction of this highway was started in the year 1851 AD. While NH-907 covers the shortest distance in the state.
Himachal Transportation Medium Roads ans Aviation

NATIONAL HIGHWAYS
S.No.
Old NH No.
New NH No.
Terminals
Distance (kms)
1
88 and 20A
303
Nagrota-Ranital-Nadaun
70.2
2
88 and 20A
503
Matour-Ranital-Bharwain-Mubarkpur
72.9
3
20
154
Pathankot-Palampur-Mandi-Bilaspur-Nauni
267.8
4
21 and 88
205
Ropar-Swarghat-Darlaghat-Shimla
123
5
21A
105
Pinjore-Nalagarh-Swarghat
48.9
6
22
5
Parwano-Shimla-Wangtoo(Kinnaur)
495.4
7
70
3
Jalandhar-Hamirpur-Dharampur-Mandi-Manali
318
8
72
7
Ambala-Kala Amb-Nahan-Paunta Sahib
57
9
88
103
Hamirpur-Ghumarwin-Brahampukhar
76.6
10
72B
707
Paunta-Shillai-Hatkoti
119.5
11
73A
907
Lal-Dhank-Bata Chowk Road
7.4
12
305
Sainj-Ani-Banjar-Aut Road
94.78
There are 18 State Highways in the state covering a total length of 1529.7 Km.


STATE HIGHWAYS
S.No.
SH No.
Terminals
Distance (kms)
1
1
Lal Dhank-Paonta-Ranjban-Hatkoti
26
2
2
Kumarhatti-Sarahan-Nahan
78
3
5
Chail-Neripul-Yashwant Nagar-Oachghat-Kumarhatti
86
4
8
Sainj-Chopal-Cerwa-Shallu
90
5
9
Shalaghat-Arki-Kunjhar-Brotiwala
80.4
6
10
Theog-Kotkhai-Hatkoti-Rohru
80
7
13
Shamka-Tatapani-Mandi
185
8
16
Shimla-Kunihar-Ramsehar-Nalagarh-Ghanoli
1123.3
9
17
Dharamshala-Dadh-Palampur-Holta-Chadiar-Sandhol
90
10
19
Jogindernagar-Sarkaghat-Ghumarwin
83
11
22
Jawalamukhi-Dehra-Jawali-Raja Ka Talab
79.6
12
25
Mehatpur-Una-Mubarikpur-Daulatpur
67
13
27
Pong Dam-Fatehpur-Jassur
53
14
28
Nurpur-Lahru-Tunuhatti
42.2
15
32
Una-Barsar-Jahu-Bhambla-Nerchowk
126.3
16
33
Pathankot-Chamba-Tissa
139
17
39
Hamirpur-Sujanpur-Thural-Maranda
59
18
43
Shahpur-Sihunta-Chowari
52

LIST OF AIRPORTS IN HIMACHAL PRADESH

The state has three domestic airports. The Gaggal Airport at kangra is the newest and largest airport in the state. It is being developed by Airport Authority of India (AAI) in collaboration with Government of Himachal Pradesh .

S.No
Airport
District
Became Operational on
1
Bhuntar Airport
Kullu

2
Gaggal Airport
Kangra
20 Dec,1989
3
Jubbar Hatti Airport
Shimla
May,1987

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