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There are 7 ways to get from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya by 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.

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Fly Gaya to Shillong  •  18h 59m

  1. Fly from Gaya (GAY) to Shillong (SHL) GAY - SHL

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  24h 35m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Guwahati 00949
  2. Take a taxi from Guwahati to Shillong

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Fly Gaya to Gauhati  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Gaya (GAY) to Gauhati (GAU) GAY - GAU

Train to Patna, fly to Gauhati  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Patna Jn
  2. Fly from Patna (PAT) to Gauhati (GAU) PAT - GAU

Train to Patna, fly to Shillong  •  17h 16m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Patna Jn
  2. Fly from Patna (PAT) to Shillong (SHL) PAT - SHL

Train, taxi via Guwahati  •  25h 24m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Kamakhya 05619
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

Drive  •  14h 27m

  1. Drive from Buddh Gaya to Shillong 976.5 km
Buddh Gaya → Meghālaya
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The cheapest way to get from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya is to train and taxi which costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,900 and takes 24h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya is to train and fly which costs ₹4,800 - ₹9,500 and takes 5h 30m.

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It is 642 km from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya. It is approximately 976.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya without a car is to train and taxi which takes 24h 35m and costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,900.

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It takes approximately 18h 59m to get from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Gaya Airport to Shillong Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya is 977 km. It takes approximately 14h 27m to drive from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Gaya Airport to Shillong Airport.

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The best way to get from Buddh Gaya to Gaya Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs ₹260 - ₹320.

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Map of how to get from Buddh Gaya to Meghālaya.
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  • Distance: 642.3 km
  • Duration: 18h 59m

What companies run services between Buddh Gaya, India and Meghālaya, India?

IndiGo Airlines flies from Buddh Gaya to Nongthymmai 5 times a day.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Gaya to Shillong via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Gaya to Shillong via Kolkata, Agartala
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹13,000
Flights from Gaya to Shillong via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Gaya to Shillong via Delhi, Dibrugarh
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹22,000
Flights from Gaya to Shillong via Kolkata, Imphal
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹14,000
Flights from Gaya to Gauhati via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹9,000
Flights from Gaya to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹14,000
Flights from Patna to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹7,500
Flights from Patna to Gauhati via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹8,500
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹12,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Kolkata, Silchar
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Kolkata, Agartala
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹12,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Ahmedabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹22,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹23,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Mumbai, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹23,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Hyderabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Delhi, Dibrugarh
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Kolkata, Imphal
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,700 - ₹13,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Gauhati, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Kolkata, Dibrugarh
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Patna to Shillong via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹22,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Gaya to Gauhati via Varanasi
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹8,500
Flights from Patna to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹6,500
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Gaya to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹10,000
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 Gaya Jn to Patna Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹150
Third AC (3A)
₹390 - ₹490
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹700
Train from Gaya Jn to Guwahati
Ave. Duration
22h 52m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹450 - ₹2,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹450 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,500
Second AC (2A)
₹1,700 - ₹2,100
Train from Gaya Jn to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹480 - ₹2,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹480 - ₹650
Third AC (3A)
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Second AC (2A)
₹1,800 - ₹2,300
Other operators
Taxi from Guwahati to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹2,400
Xcell Cabs
Phone
+91 97 07 09 70 70
Website
xcell.co.in
My Taxi
Phone
+91 36 12 22 88 88
Website
mytaxitrip.com
Kamakshi Tours
Phone
+91 98 64 04 79 96
Website
kamakshitours.com

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