There are 2 ways to get from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing by train, taxi or bus

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Train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Hasimara (HSA) Sguj-Dbb Int / ...

$17 - $31

1 alternative option

Taxi, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darjeeling to Siliguri
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post

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The cheapest way to get from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing is to train which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,300 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing is to train which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,300 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Darjeeling and Phuntsholing is 113 km.

The best way to get from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing without a car is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing, including transfers.

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Phuntsholing is 30 min ahead of Darjeeling. It is currently 1:12 PM in Darjeeling and 1:42 PM in Phuntsholing.

There are eight+ hotels available in Phuntsholing. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing.
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  • Distance: 70.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Darjeeling, India and Phuntsholing, Bhutan?

Indian Railways operates a train from Darjeeling to Phuntsholing 5 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from Darjeeling to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20

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