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There are 4 ways to get from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga by train, taxi or car

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Train via Samāstipur

  1. Take the train from Banka to Khagaria Jn.
  2. Take the train from Khagaria Jn. to Samastipur Jn

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Train

  1. Take the train from Banka to Khagaria Jn.
  2. Take the train from Khagaria Jn. to Darbhanga Jn

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga

Drive

  1. Drive from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga

Banka (Station) to Darbhanga by train

The train journey time between Banka (Station) and Darbhanga is around 9h 2m and covers a distance of around 254 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 24m. The fastest train normally takes 9h 2m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Banka (Station) to Darbhanga train service departs from Banka and arrives in Darbhanga Jn. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
7h 38m
Layover time:
1h 24m
Total time:
9h 2m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
9h 2m
Train distance:
254 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
₹330
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
20:58
Last train departs at:
20:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Banka (Station) to Darbhanga train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga is to train which costs ₹250 - ₹1,500 and takes 7h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga is to taxi which costs ₹3,700 - ₹4,500 and takes 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga. However, there are services departing from Banka and arriving at Darbhanga Jn via Khagaria Jn. and Samastipur Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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The distance between Banka (Station) and Darbhanga is 176 km. The road distance is 248 km.

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The best way to get from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga without a car is to train via Samāstipur which takes 6h 50m and costs ₹330 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga, including transfers.

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Banka (Station) to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Banka station.

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Banka (Station) to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Samastipur Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Banka (Station) to Darbhanga is 248 km. It takes approximately 3h 50m to drive from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga.

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Map of how to get from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga.
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  • Distance: 175.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Banka (Station), India and Darbhanga, India?

You can take a train from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga via Khagaria Jn. and Samastipur Jn in around 6h 50m.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Banka to Khagaria Jn.
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹170
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Train from Khagaria Jn. to Samastipur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹150
Third AC (3A)
₹380 - ₹480
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650
Train from Khagaria Jn. to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
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Taxi from Banka (Station) to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹4,500

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