There are 3 ways to get from Gangtok to Kamakhya Temple by taxi, plane, train or bus

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Taxi, fly  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gangtok to Bagdogra
  2. Fly from Bagdogra (IXB) to Gauhati (GAU) IXB - GAU

$57 - $310

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Bus, train  •  15 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Gangtok to Siliguri
  2. Take the train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Kamakhya (KYQ) Rjpb-Kyq Capital Exp / ...

$15 - $28

1 alternative option

Taxi, train  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gangtok to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
  2. Take the train from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Kamakhya (KYQ) Rjpb-Kyq Capital Exp / ...

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gangtok and Kamakhya Temple is 333 km.

The best way to get from Gangtok to Kamakhya Temple without a car is to taxi and train which takes 10 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Gangtok to Kamakhya Temple, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bagdogra Airport to Gauhati Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways, Vistara and GoAir offer flights from Bagdogra Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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There are 207+ hotels available in Kamakhya Temple. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gangtok to Kamakhya Temple.
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  • Distance: 208.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

What companies run services between Gangtok, India and Kamakhya Temple, India?

There is no direct connection from Gangtok to Kamakhya Temple. However, you can take the taxi to Bagdogra airport, fly to Gauhati, then take the taxi to Kamakhya Temple. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to New Mal Junction (NMZ), take the train to Kamakhya (KYQ), then take the walk to Kamakhya Temple.

Airlines
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $270
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Gangtok to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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