There are 4 ways to get from Dhaka to Sylhet by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Dhaka to Sylhet

$6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dhaka to Sylhet 149.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Dhaka to Sylhet 149.7 miles

Fly  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Dhaka (DAC) to Sylhet (ZYL) DAC - ZYL

$32 - $163

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The cheapest way to get from Dhaka to Sylhet is to bus which costs $6 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Dhaka to Sylhet is to fly which costs $30 - $170 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dhaka and arriving at Sylhet. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Dhaka and Sylhet is 199 km. The road distance is 239.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dhaka to Sylhet without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs $6.

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The bus from Dhaka to Sylhet takes 6 h including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Dhaka to Sylhet bus services, operated by BusBD, depart from Dhaka station.

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The best way to get from Dhaka to Sylhet is to bus which takes 6 h and costs $6. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $30 - $170 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Dhaka Airport to Sylhet Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Dhaka to Sylhet bus services, operated by BusBD, arrive at Sylhet station.

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Map of how to get from Dhaka to Sylhet.
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  • Distance: 124.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Dhaka, Bangladesh and Sylhet, Bangladesh?

BusBD operates a bus from Dhaka to Sylhet every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 6 h. Alternatively, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Regent Airways and Novo Air fly from Dhaka to Sylhet 5 times a day.

Airlines
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Website
biman-airlines.com
Flights from Dhaka to Sylhet
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Regent Airways
Website
flyregent.com
Flights from Dhaka to Sylhet
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Novo Air
Website
flynovoair.com
Flights from Dhaka to Sylhet
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Bus operators
BusBD
Website
busbd.com
Bus from Dhaka to Sylhet
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
busbd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dhaka to Sylhet
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Anudip Auto
Phone
+880 91 25138

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