There are 5 ways to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling by train, plane, 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

Train to Varanasi, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to Phulpur (PLP)
  2. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Bagdogra (IXB) VNS - IXB

$134 - $502

Cheapest option

Train  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) Mahananda Exp

$33 - $43

3 alternative options

Fly from Allahabad  •  5 h 56 min

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

$94 - $354

Train, taxi  •  15 h 4 min

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

$33 - $45

Drive  •  12 h

  1. Drive from Allahabad to Darjeeling 512.5 miles

$80 - $120

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

Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet fly from Allahabad to Darjeeling 6 times a week. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Allahabad to Darjeeling once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 20 h 15 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Jaipur, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h
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
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 Allahabad to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to Phulpur (PLP)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Allahabad to Darjeeling?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling?

The cheapest way to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling is to train which costs ₹2,100 - ₹2,900 and takes 21 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling?

The quickest way to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling is to fly which takes 5 h 56 min and costs ₹6,000 - ₹24,000.

How long does it take to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling?

It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Allahabad to Darjeeling, including transfers.