There are 5 ways to get from Dehradun to Sikkim by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly, taxi  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Bagdogra (IXB) DED - IXB
  2. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang

$121 - $438

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Bus, train via Lucknow (LKO)  •  42 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Dehradun to Charbagh
  2. Take the train from Lucknow (LKO) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
  3. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$31 - $48

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  29 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Dehradun (DDN) to New Delhi (NDLS)
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
  3. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Gangtok

$56 - $86

Bus, train  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Dehradun to Haridwar
  2. Take the bus from Haridwar to Kashmiri Gate
  3. Take the train from Delhi (DLI) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
  4. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$40 - $63

Drive  •  22 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Dehradun to Gangtok 952.3 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dehradun to Sikkim is to bus and train which costs ₹2,200 - ₹3,500 and takes 42 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dehradun to Sikkim is to fly and taxi which costs ₹8,500 - ₹32,000 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Dehradun and Sikkim is 1057 km. The road distance is 1523.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dehradun to Sikkim without a car is to train and taxi which takes 29 h 46 min and costs ₹4,000 - ₹6,500.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Dehradun to Sikkim, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dehra Dun Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dehradun to Sikkim is 1524 km. It takes approximately 22 h 7 min to drive from Dehradun to Sikkim.

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AirAsia India, Spicejet, Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Dehra Dun Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Sikkim. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dehradun to Dehra Dun Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs ₹600 - ₹800.

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Map of how to get from Dehradun to Sikkim.
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  • Distance: 660.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Dehradun, India and Sikkim, India?

There is no direct connection from Dehradun to Jorethang. However, you can take the taxi to Dehra Dun airport, fly to Bagdogra, then take the taxi to Jorethang. Alternatively, you can take the train to New Delhi (NDLS), take the train to New Jalpaiguri (NJP), then take the taxi to Gangtok.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Dehra Dun to Bagdogra via Delhi, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Dehradun (DDN) to New Delhi (NDLS)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Lucknow (LKO) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Delhi (DLI) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
32 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Dehradun to Charbagh
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Dehradun to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Haridwar to Kashmiri Gate
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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