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There are 5 ways to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu by plane, car, bus, train or taxi

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Fly Darbhanga to Paro

  1. Fly from Darbhanga (DBR) to Paro (PBH)

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Drive to Janakpur, fly to Paro

  1. Drive from Darbhanga to Janakpur
  2. Fly from Janakpur (JKR) to Paro (PBH)

Drive to Janakpur, fly to Bhadrapur, bus, drive

  1. Drive from Darbhanga to Janakpur
  2. Fly from Janakpur (JKR) to Bhadrapur (BDP)
  3. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
  4. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Train, drive

  1. Take the train from Darbhanga Jn to Barauni Jn
  2. Take the train from Barauni Jn to Hasimara
  3. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Taxi, bus

  1. Take a taxi from Darbhanga to Gaighat Bus Stand
  2. Take the bus from Gaighat Bus Stand to Matigara
  3. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
  4. Take the bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Darbhanga (DBR) to Paro (PBH) flights

The flight time between Darbhanga (DBR) and Paro (PBH) is around 21h 41m and covers a distance of around 374 km. This includes an average layover time of around 15h 50m. Services are operated by Spicejet, Druk Air and IndiGo Airlines. Typically 31 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

31 Weekly Planes
21h 41m Average Duration
$26 Cheapest Price
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Last updated: January 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu is to drive and fly which costs ₹1,600 - ₹18,000 and takes 6h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu is to drive and fly which costs ₹1,600 - ₹18,000 and takes 6h 29m.

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It is approximately 399 km to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu.

The best way to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 25h 29m and costs .

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It takes approximately 18h 20m to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Darbhanga Airport to Paro Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 30m and has one stopover.

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Thimphu is 30 min ahead of Darbhanga. It is currently 11:16 PM in Darbhanga and 11:46 PM in Thimphu.

IndiGo Airlines, Druk Air and Spicejet offer flights from Darbhanga Airport to Paro Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Thimphu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Darbhanga to Darbhanga Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs ₹260 - ₹310.

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Map of how to get from Darbhanga to Thimphu.
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  • Distance: 399.3 km
  • Duration: 18h 20m

What companies run services between Darbhanga, India and Thimphu, Bhutan?

Spicejet, Druk Air and IndiGo Airlines fly from Darbhanga to Thimphu 4 times a day.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$26 - $250
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Hyderabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Mumbai, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Kolkata, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Darbhanga to Paro via Kolkata, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Janakpur to Paro via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$15 - $230
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Janakpur to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $130
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 Darbhanga Jn to Barauni Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$1 - $2
Third AC (3A)
$5 - $7
Second AC (2A)
$7 - $9
Train from Barauni Jn to Hasimara
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $18
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$3 - $5
Third AC (3A)
$10 - $13
Second AC (2A)
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt
Bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bhutanpost.bt
Sri Krishna Rath Travels
Phone
+917903832833
Email
shreekrishnarath@gmail.com
Website
srikrishnarath.in
Bus from Gaighat Bus Stand to Matigara
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
srikrishnarath.in
Other operators
Taxi from Darbhanga to Gaighat Bus Stand
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Estimated price
$25 - $30

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