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There are 4 ways to get from Howrah to Darbhanga by plane, train, taxi or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Darbhanga (DBR)

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Train

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Darbhanga Jn

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Howrah to Darbhanga

Drive

  1. Drive from Howrah to Darbhanga

Howrah to Darbhanga by train

The train journey time between Howrah and Darbhanga is around 11h 45m and covers a distance of around 548 km. The fastest train normally takes 11h 45m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Howrah to Darbhanga train service departs from Howrah Jn and arrives in Darbhanga Jn. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
11h 45m
Fastest train time:
11h 45m
Train distance:
548 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
₹280
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:05
Last train departs at:
11:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Howrah to Darbhanga train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Darbhanga is to train which costs ₹280 - ₹1,400 and takes 11h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Darbhanga is to fly which costs ₹3,900 - ₹11,000 and takes 3h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Jn and arriving at Darbhanga Jn. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11h 25m.

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The distance between Howrah and Darbhanga is 467 km. The road distance is 581.8 km.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Darbhanga without a car is to train which takes 11h 25m and costs ₹280 - ₹1,400.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Howrah to Darbhanga, including transfers.

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Howrah to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Howrah Jn station.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Darbhanga is to fly which takes 3h and costs ₹3,900 - ₹11,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹280 - ₹1,400 and takes 11h 25m.

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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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Howrah to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Darbhanga Jn station.

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Map of how to get from Howrah to Darbhanga.
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  • Distance: 467.1 km
  • Duration: 3h

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

Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines fly from Howrah to Darbhanga twice daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Howrah Jn to Darbhanga Jn once a week. Tickets cost ₹280 - ₹1,400 and the journey takes 11h 25m.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹15,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹7,500
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 Howrah Jn to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹280 - ₹1,400
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹280 - ₹370
Third AC (3A)
₹800 - ₹1,000
Second AC (2A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,400
Other operators
Taxi from Howrah to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹12,000
Taxi and cab service kolkata
Phone
+91 98 31 03 93 96
Website
taxi-and-cab-service-kolkata.business.site
Kolkata Cabs
Phone
+91 98 31 49 29 56
Dynamic Travels
Phone
+91 98 31 36 90 91
Website
dynamictravelskolkata.com
Bharat Taxi
Phone
+91 96 96 00 09 99
Website
bharattaxi.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Howrah to Darbhanga is 582 km. It takes approximately 8h 36m to drive from Howrah 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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The best way to get from Howrah to Kolkata Airport is to line 154 bus which takes 30 min and costs ₹45 - ₹60.

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