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There are 6 ways to get from Dhanbad to Gangtok by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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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Train, taxi  •  17h

  1. Take the train from Bhojudih Junction (BJE) to New Mal Junction (NMZ) Rnc-Kyq Exp
  2. Take a taxi from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Gangtok

$45 - $62

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Train, bus  •  19h 24m

  1. Take the train from Bhojudih Junction (BJE) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) Rnc-Kyq Exp
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$23 - $37

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Taxi  •  9h 7m

  1. Take a taxi from Dhanbad to Gangtok 380.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  9h 7m

  1. Drive from Dhanbad to Gangtok 380.9 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Ranchi, fly, taxi  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Ranchi (RNC)
  2. Fly from Ranchi (IXR) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXR - IXB
  3. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Gangtok

$82 - $301

Train to Kolkata, fly, taxi  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  3. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Gangtok

$65 - $212

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dhanbad to Gangtok is to train and bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,800 and takes 19h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Dhanbad to Gangtok is to taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹12,000 and takes 9h 7m.

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The distance between Dhanbad and Gangtok is 448 km. The road distance is 609.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dhanbad to Gangtok without a car is to train and taxi which takes 17h and costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,600.

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It takes approximately 17h to get from Dhanbad to Gangtok, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ranchi Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dhanbad to Gangtok is 609 km. It takes approximately 9h 7m to drive from Dhanbad to Gangtok.

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Spicejet, GoAir, Vistara and two other airlines offer flights from Ranchi Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 436+ hotels available in Gangtok. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dhanbad to Gangtok.
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  • Distance: 280.1 miles
  • Duration: 17h

What companies run services between Dhanbad, India and Gangtok, India?

There is no direct connection from Dhanbad to Gangtok. However, you can take the taxi to Bhojudih Junction (BJE), take the train to New Mal Junction (NMZ), then take the taxi to Gangtok. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dhanbad to Gangtok via Bhojudih Junction (BJE), Siliguri Junction (SGUJ), and Siliguri in around 19h 24m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Bhojudih Junction (BJE) to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bhojudih Junction (BJE) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Ranchi (RNC)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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