How to Reach Chopta

How to Reach Chopta

Chopta is a secluded hill station, located on the Rudraprayag – Ukhimath – Gopeshwar Highway. Chopta is situated 30 kms from Ukhimath and 63 kms from Rudraprayag. Chopta can be easily reached via Delhi and Haridwar. The roads are well connected with Delhi and Haridwar. Chopta is about 225 kms away from Chopta and will take about 8 -10 hours to reach here. There are number of bus and taxi services to Chopta from Haridwar.

How to Reach Chopta by Road/ Train / Air

By Road: Chopta is well connected by motorable roads with major towns of Garhwal region of Uttarakhand state.

Note: There is no direct bus service or any other public transport  to reach Chopta. You have to take bus to Rudraprayag or Ukhimath if coming by public transport from Haridwar or Rishikesh. After that you have to take taxi.

However , we recommend you to  hire a taxi for a round trip from Haridwar/Rishikesh or Dehradun. You can also drive your own car.

Road Route to reach Chopta:

Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Devprayag – Srinagar – Rudraprayag (take Kedarnath Road) – Augustmuni – Kund (take left to Ukhimath before the bridge) – Ukhimath Cut (go straight towards Chopta) – Mastura – Makku Bend (take road towards Chopta) – Duggalbitta – Baniyakund – Chopta

Chopta from Delhi by road

Chopta By Rail: The nearest railhead to Chopta is Haridwar situated 225 kms away. Haridwar is well connected by railway networks with major cities of India. Buses and Taxis to Chopta and Ukhimath are easily available from Rishikesh.

Chopta By Air: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest Airport of Chopta, situated 226 kms away in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand state. The remaining journey has to be covered ether in a taxi or in a bus. Taxis are easily available to Rishikesh, Rudraprayag, Ukhimath and Chopta from Jolly Grant Airport.

Chopta Distance Chart

Pickup Points Destinations Distance
Ukhimath Chopta 30 kms
Delhi Chopta 451 kms
Meerut Chopta 368 kms
Rishikesh Chopta 209 kms
Haridwar Chopta 225 kms
Pauri Chopta 126 kms
Dehradun Chopta 246 kms
Mussoorie Chopta 212 kms
Devprayag Chopta 130 kms
Tehri Garhwal Chopta 151 kms
Kotdwar Chopta 229 kms
Joshimath Chopta 92 kms
Srinagar Chopta 96 kms
Kedarnath Chopta 64 kms
Rudraprayag Chopta 63 kms
Gopeshwar Chopta 37 kms
Badrinath Chopta 136 kms

3 Responses to “How to Reach Chopta” (Submit your query)


    Dear Sir/Madam,

    I was planning for coming to chopta by public transport. I do not have own vehicle. I would start my journey from delhi. please guide me what I have to do and what is the nearest point of chopta. how much total expense will be on total tour.

  2. Shijo:

    Easy way to reach thunganath from badrinath?
    (Using Public transport or shared taxis )

  3. arjun:

    Is this right time to go chopta for family trip.

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