The most popular route from Delhi to DehraDun is via Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Roorkee and then DehraDun. This route has the maximum traffic as compared to the other routes. The road distance of this route is 250km.
The districts that are enroute on this route are: New Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. On any normal day, this route takes around 6 hours, assuming normal traffic. If the tourists are coming via this route, its recommended to not to miss Daat Kali Mandir, besides the tunnel, just 10 km prior to DehraDun.
Popular points for snacks on Route 1 are Haldiram, Bikanerwala, KFC, Grand Cheetal. There is also Pandit Dhaba, which is famous for fresh tea and rice kheer.