There are 6 ways to get from Jamshedpur to Purnia by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) to Dalkolha (DLK) Tbm-Ghy Exp

$21 - $33

Cheapest option

Train via Kotshila (KSX)  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) to Kotshila (KSX) Hwh-Rnc Intercity Exp
  2. Take the train from Kotshila (KSX) to Purnia Court (PRNC) Hte-Prnc Exp

$13 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamshedpur to Patna
  2. Take the bus from Patna to Purnea

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jamshedpur to Purnia 292.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Jamshedpur to Purnia 292.5 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly, bus  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) to Ranchi (RNC)
  2. Fly from Ranchi (IXR) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXR - IXB
  3. Take the bus from Siliguri to Purnea

$71 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jamshedpur to Purnia is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 20 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Jamshedpur to Purnia is to taxi which costs ₹7,000 - ₹9,000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The distance between Jamshedpur and Purnia is 356 km. The road distance is 468.1 km.

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It takes approximately 13 h 51 min to get from Jamshedpur to Purnia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jamshedpur to Purnia. However, there are services departing from Jamshedpur and arriving at Purnea via Patna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jamshedpur to Purnia. However, there are services departing from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) and arriving at Purnia Court (PRNC) via Kotshila (KSX). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Jamshedpur, India and Purnia, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Jamshedpur to Purnia once a week. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 13 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jamshedpur to Purnia via Patna in around 20 h 15 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) to Dalkolha (DLK)
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) to Kotshila (KSX)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kotshila (KSX) to Purnia Court (PRNC)
Ave. Duration
15 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tatanagar Junction (TATA) to Ranchi (RNC)
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Jamshedpur to Patna
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Patna to Purnea
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Siliguri to Purnea
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Jamshedpur to Purnia
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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