There are 5 ways to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling by bus, plane, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus to Varanasi, fly  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Malaka to Mirzapur
  2. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Bagdogra (IXB) VNS - IXB

$133 - $489

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Rajdhani Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$29 - $41

3 alternative options

Fly from Allahabad  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Allahabad (IXD) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXD - IXB

$82 - $310

Bus, train, taxi  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Malaka to Mandaroad
  2. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
  3. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$31 - $45

Drive  •  12 h

  1. Drive from Allahabad to Darjeeling 512.5 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The distance between Allahabad and Darjeeling is 664 km. The road distance is 820 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling without a car is to train and taxi which takes 15 h 15 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Varanasi Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Allahabad to Darjeeling is 820 km. It takes approximately 12 h to drive from Allahabad to Darjeeling.

Get driving directions

Spicejet, Vistara and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Varanasi Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

Search flights

There are 349+ hotels available in Darjeeling. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Allahabad to Allahabad Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

More details

Map of how to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 415.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between Allahabad, India and Darjeeling, India?

Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Allahabad to Darjeeling once daily.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Allahabad to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Allahabad to Bagdogra via Patna, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Allahabad to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
14 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Malaka to Mirzapur
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Malaka to Mandaroad
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from London to Edinburgh, Travel Insider: Top Japan travel tips by Beatrix Holland and Getting to Rome from the airport - to help you get the most out of your next trip.