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Train via Samāstipur  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Malda Town to Samastipur Jn 15227 / ...

₹483 - ₹561

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Train  •  17h 46m

  1. Take the train from Gumani to Darbhanga Jn 53041

₹600 - ₹693

Taxi  •  5h 14m

  1. Take a taxi from Farakka to Darbhanga 346.6 km

₹5,000 - ₹6,500

Drive  •  5h 14m

  1. Drive from Farakka to Darbhanga 346.6 km

₹2,600 - ₹3,800

Train, fly  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from New Farakka Jn to Bidhan Nagar
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Darbhanga (DBR) CCU - DBR

₹3,010 - ₹6,226

Farakka → Darbhanga
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The cheapest way to get from Farakka to Darbhanga is to train via Samāstipur which costs ₹480 - ₹600 and takes 9h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Farakka to Darbhanga is to taxi. Taking this option will cost ₹5,000 - ₹6,500 and takes 5h 14m.

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The distance between Farakka and Darbhanga is 250 km. The road distance is 346.6 km.

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The best way to get from Farakka to Darbhanga without a car is to train via Samāstipur which takes 9h 21m and costs ₹480 - ₹600.

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It takes approximately 9h 21m to get from Farakka to Darbhanga, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Darbhanga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Farakka to Darbhanga is 347 km. It takes approximately 5h 14m to drive from Farakka to Darbhanga.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Darbhanga Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Darbhanga. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 249.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 21m

What companies run services between Farakka, India and Darbhanga, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Malda Town to Samastipur Jn once a week. Tickets cost ₹180 - ₹210 and the journey takes 6h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹6,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹5,500
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 Malda Town to Samastipur Jn
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹210
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Gumani to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
17h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹200 - ₹220
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from New Farakka Jn to Bidhan Nagar
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Farakka to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹6,500

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