How To Reach

By Road :
Oakwood is located 320 Kms from Delhi via Panipat,Ambala, Chandigarh, Kalka, Solan, and Kaithlighat enroute to shimla. As you cross Kaithlighat Railways station on the Shimla Highway, take a road going down hill just after the Mahalaxmi Furniture showroom (on the right hand side of the road). 3 kms downhill from the highway.

By Train:
Nearest Station (Broad Gauge) is Kalka and on the narrow gauge (Kalka Shimla railway line) is Shogi / Kaithali Ghat

Train No Train Name Origin Dep.Time Destination Arr.Time
2005 KALKA SHTBDI NEW DELHI 17:25 KALKA 21:20
2011 KALKA SHTBDI NEW DELHI 07:40 KALKA 11:45
4095 HIMALYAN QUEEN H NIZAMUDDIN 05:25 KALKA 11:10
2925 PASCHIM EXPRESS H NIZAMUDDIN 10:30 KALKA 16:30
2311 HOWRAH KALKA MAIL *DELHI 21:40 KALKA 04:40

 

Train No Train Name Origin Dep.Time Destination Arr.Time
2006 KALKA SHTBDI KALKA 06:15 NEW DELHI 10:15
2012 KALKA SHTBDI KALKA 17:45 NEW DELHI 21:50
2312 KALKA MAIL KALKA 23:55 DELHI 06:25
2926A PASCHIM EXPRESS KALKA 10:10 NEW DELHI 16:35
4096 HIMALAYAN QUEEN KALKA 16:50 H NIZAMUDDIN 22:55

Taxis can be hired from Kalka station.

KALKA SHIMLA RAILWAY - UNESCO WORLD HRITAGE SITE

The Kalka-Shimla Railway built to connect, the summer capital of India in 1903 at an altitude of 2076 meters offers a panoramic feast to experience the grandeur of the picturesque Himalayas from the shivalik foot hills at Kalka to several important points such as Dharampur, Solan, Kandaghat, Taradevi, Barog, Salogra, Summerhill, Shimla

The 96.54 kilometer line, built on a 2 feet six inches gauge, was opened for traffic November 9, 1903.

Spectacular scenery along the whole route, and the marvels of it's construction, keeps the traveler on this line spell bound. On leaving Kalka, 656 meters above sea level, the railway enters the foothills and immediately commences it's climb.Kalka-Shimla-Railway runs through 103 tunnels.

By Air :

Nearest Airports are at Chandigarh and Shimla. Chandigarh is well connected with all major cities in India. While Shimla Airport is connected Delhi, Chandigarh and Kullu.