There are 4 ways to get from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) to Thimphu by plane, car or bus

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

Fly to Paro  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Bagdogra (IXB) to Paro (PBH) IXB - PBH

$30 - $310

3 alternative options

Fly to Bathpalathang, drive  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Bagdogra (IXB) to Bathpalathang (BUT) IXB - BUT
  2. Drive from Bathpalathang to Thimphu

Bus, drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
  2. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Bus  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
  2. Take the bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) to Thimphu is to fly which costs ₹2,100 - ₹21,000 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) to Thimphu is to fly which takes 1 h 15 min and costs ₹2,100 - ₹21,000.

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The distance between Bagdogra Airport (IXB) and Thimphu is 157 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) to Thimphu, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bagdogra Airport (IXB), India and Thimphu, Bhutan?

Druk Air flies from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) to Thimphu twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bagdogra Airport (IXB) to Thimphu via Siliguri and Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post in around 11 h 47 min.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Bagdogra to Paro
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from Bagdogra to Bathpalathang via Paro
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $250
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt
Bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bhutanpost.bt

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