Mussoorie to Kedarnath distance

mussoorie to kedarnath distance

Here is a guide on how to reach Kedarnath from Mussoorie. Know more about Mussoorie To Kedarnath Distance by road, train, and by Flight.

Mussoorie to Kedarnath Distance

mussoorie to kedarnath distance

The distance between Mussoorie and Kedarnath is approximately 251 kilometers by road. However, please note that there is no direct road connectivity between Mussoorie and Kedarnath.

How to Reach Kedarnath from Mussoorie?

There are various modes of transport to visit Kedarnath from Mussoorie.

  • Mussoorie to Kedarnath By Road
  • Mussoorie to Kedarnath By train   
  • Mussoorie to Kedarnath By Air

Mussoorie to Kedarnath by Road

To reach Kedarnath from Mussoorie, you would need to follow a route that involves traveling through several towns and cities. Here is a common route:

Mussoorie to Rishikesh

The first leg of the journey is from Mussoorie to Rishikesh, which is approximately 77 kilometers (48 miles) away. You can travel by road via Dehradun to reach Rishikesh.

Rishikesh to Guptkashi

From Rishikesh, you will need to travel approximately 175 kilometers (109 miles) to reach Guptkashi. The route takes you through Rudraprayag and offers scenic views of the mountains and rivers. Guptkashi is a small town located at the confluence of the rivers Mandakini and Alaknanda, and it serves as a major stopover for pilgrims heading toward Kedarnath.

Guptkashi to Gaurikund

From Guptkashi, you will continue your journey for around 30 kilometers (19 miles) to reach Gaurikund. The route to Gaurikund passes through scenic landscapes. Gaurikund is the last motorable point on the route to Kedarnath and serves as the starting point of the trek to the Kedarnath Temple.

Gaurikund to Kedarnath

From Gaurikund, you will embark on a trek of approximately 16 kilometers (10 miles) to reach Kedarnath. The trekking path takes you through beautiful mountain trails, gradually ascending towards Kedarnath. Along the way, there are rest stops, shops, and accommodations available for pilgrims.

Mussoorie to Kedarnath Trains

There are no direct train services available from Mussoorie to Kedarnath as Kedarnath does not have a railway station. The nearest railway station to Kedarnath is Haridwar Junction, which is approximately 122 kilometers (76 miles) away from Mussoorie.

To travel from Mussoorie to Kedarnath, you would first need to reach Haridwar Junction by road or taxi. From Haridwar, you can explore the following options to reach Kedarnath:

From Haridwar, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Gaurikund, which is the base point for the trek to Kedarnath. The distance between Haridwar and Gaurikund is approximately 212 kilometers (132 miles). From Gaurikund, you would need to trek for about 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) to reach the Kedarnath Temple.

Mussoorie to Kedarnath Flight

There are no direct flight services available from Mussoorie to Kedarnath as neither Mussoorie nor Kedarnath have airports. The nearest airport to Kedarnath is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, which is approximately 159 kilometers (99 miles) away from Mussoorie.

To travel from Mussoorie to Kedarnath, you would first need to reach Dehradun by road or taxi. From Dehradun, you can explore the following options to reach Kedarnath:

Kedarnath Helicopter Services

Helicopter services are available from Phata, which is approximately 166 kilometers (103 miles) from Dehradun. You can take a helicopter from Phata to Kedarnath, which will significantly reduce travel time and effort. However, please note that helicopter services are subject to weather conditions and availability.

Kedarnath Distance from Major Cities

Note: This distance is directly from the Kedarnath Temple including the Kedarnath Trek which comes after Gaurikund in Rudraprayag.

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