Hiring a TATA Sumo SUVfits up to 9 people, or 5 comfortably plus luggage, Toyota Innova, Chevrolet Tavera or Mahindra Scorpio Choice depends on you for more comfort from Jammu costs approximately Rs 1,900-2,700 depending on time of year or even time of day. To reduce costs many people choose not to take an exclusive taxi, and share the Sumo taxi with other travelers. This costs about Rs 300-400 per person. For a comfortable trip, try for a seat in the middle row - the front bucket seat is sometimes uncomfortably shared by 2 people, and the far back could be quite bumpy as the highway is full of mountainous roads. The journey takes around 8 hr.