There are 5 ways to get from Kanpur to Darjeeling by bus, plane, car, train or taxi

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

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Bagdogra  •  8 h 42 min

  1. LKO - IXB

$116 - $490

Cheapest option

Train  •  24 h 3 min

  1. Mahananda Exp

$34 - $46

3 alternative options

Drive to Nepalganj, fly to Bhadrapur, drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. KEP - BDP

$65 - $314

Train, taxi  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Dbrt Rajdhani / ...

$35 - $47

Drive  •  14 h 23 min

  1. 614.5 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Kanpur, India and Darjeeling, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kanpur to Darjeeling once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 23 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Patna, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kanpur and Darjeeling is 789 km. The road distance is 983 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kanpur to Darjeeling is to train which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,200 and takes 24 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Kanpur to Darjeeling is to drive and fly which takes 7 h 45 min and costs ₹4,400 - ₹22,000.

It takes approximately 8 h 42 min to get from Kanpur to Darjeeling, including transfers.