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There are 5 ways to get from Howrah to Bhutan by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Paro  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Paro (PBH) CCU - PBH

$241 - $751

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  23 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Hasimara (HSA) Karmabhoomi Exp
  2. Take the bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

$15 - $23

3 alternative options

Fly to Gelephu  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Gelephu (GLU) CCU - GLU

$56 - $391

Fly to Bagdogra, bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post

Train, drive  •  20 h

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Hasimara (HSA) Karmabhoomi Exp
  2. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

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The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Bhutan is to train and bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 23 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Bhutan is to fly which costs ₹17,000 - ₹55,000 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Howrah and Bhutan is 595 km.

The best way to get from Howrah to Bhutan without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 31 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Howrah to Bhutan, including transfers.

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

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Bhutan is 30 min ahead of Howrah. It is currently 11:24 PM in Howrah and 11:54 PM in Bhutan.

Bhutan Airlines and Druk Air offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Paro Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Bhutan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Howrah to Bhutan.
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  • Distance: 372.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between Howrah, India and Bhutan?

Bhutan Airlines and Druk Air fly from Howrah to Paro twice daily.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Kolkata to Gelephu via Paro
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Kolkata to Gelephu via Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt
Bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bhutanpost.bt

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