Solan has very well linked railway network, as the major rail junction, namely the Solan Railway station, connects main cities and towns of country through Shimla-Kalka Express, Shimla-Kalka Passenger , Himalayan Queen etc. The rail head is 44kms from the main town and operates regular train service from Chandigarh, Delhi, Shimla, Dehradun, Barog and Amritsar. From the rail head tourists can avail taxis to reach this beautiful hill station.
Making it easier for those who wish to plan a trip to Solan, the nearest airport at Shimla, situated 55kms from the main town, connects it to major towns and neighboring cities. Another airport, located in Chandigarh at a distance of around 67km from Solan, links Solan to several major cities including Amritsar, Mumbai, Goa, New Delhi, Jaipur, Bangalore, Leh and Ahmadabad. From this airport you can avail flights offered by Deccan Airways, Indian Airlines and Jagson Airlines, to reach your destination. There are cabs and rented taxis easily available at your service, outside the airport.
The town is easily accessible via roads. The Kalka-Shimla highway makes it reachable from different cities of India, including Shimla, Ambala, Rupnagar, Chandigarh, Baddi, Patiala, Kullu, Manali and Mandi. Regular buses by Himachal Pradesh Road Transport Corporation make it easy to travel back and forth from the city. You can hire a car or taxi from the bus terminus to enjoy the awe-inspiring panorama of Solan while travelling by road.