There are 4 ways to get from Bānkura to Darjeeling by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Bankura (BQA) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Cape - Dbrg Vivek Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$26 - $38

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Taxi  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bānkura to Darjeeling 374.4 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bānkura to Darjeeling 374.4 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bankura (BQA) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB

$51 - $196

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The cheapest way to get from Bānkura to Darjeeling is to train and taxi which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,800 and takes 13 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bānkura to Darjeeling is to train and fly which costs ₹3,600 - ₹15,000 and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The distance between Bānkura and Darjeeling is 439 km. The road distance is 599 km.

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The best way to get from Bānkura to Darjeeling without a car is to train and taxi which takes 13 h 44 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 13 h 44 min to get from Bānkura to Darjeeling, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Bagdogra Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bānkura to Darjeeling is 599 km. It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to drive from Bānkura to Darjeeling.

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GoAir, Air India Limited, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 365+ hotels available in Darjeeling. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bānkura to Darjeeling.
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  • Distance: 274.6 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 44 min

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

There is no direct connection from Bānkura to Darjeeling. However, you can take the train to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) then take the taxi to Darjeeling. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Darjeeling.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Bankura (BQA) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bankura (BQA) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.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

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