There are 4 ways to get from Gangtok to Kolkata by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, fly  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gangtok to Bagdogra
  2. Fly from Bagdogra (IXB) to Kolkata (CCU) IXB - CCU

$62 - $198

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gangtok to Siliguri
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Kolkata

$16 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gangtok to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
  2. Take the train from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Sealdah (SDAH) Kanchan Kanya Exp

$41 - $57

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Gangtok to Kolkata 429.1 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gangtok to Kolkata is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gangtok to Kolkata is to taxi and fly which costs ₹4,200 - ₹14,000 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Gangtok and Kolkata is 530 km. The road distance is 686.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Gangtok to Kolkata, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gangtok to Kolkata. However, there are services departing from Gangtok and arriving at Kolkata via Siliguri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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

You can take a bus from Gangtok to Kolkata via Siliguri in around 17 h 30 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Bagdogra to Kolkata via Gauhati
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bagdogra to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bagdogra to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Gangtok to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Siliguri to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Gangtok to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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