There are 4 ways to get from Kanpur to Sikkim by plane, taxi, 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

Fly, taxi  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Kanpur (KNU) to Bagdogra (IXB) KNU - IXB
  2. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang

$88 - $347

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  21 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Rajdhani Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$26 - $38

2 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  27 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Mal Junction (NMZ) Sikkim Mahananda Exp
  2. Take a taxi from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Gangtok

$47 - $61

Drive  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Gangtok 663.1 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kanpur and Sikkim is 819 km. The road distance is 1061 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Kanpur to Sikkim without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 46 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Kanpur to Sikkim, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Kanpur Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Kanpur to Sikkim is 1061 km. It takes approximately 15 h 20 min to drive from Kanpur to Sikkim.

Get driving directions

Spicejet offers flights from Kanpur Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

Search flights

There are 12+ hotels available in Sikkim. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Kanpur to Kanpur Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs .

More details

Map of how to get from Kanpur to Sikkim.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 511.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

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

There is no direct connection from Kanpur to Jorethang. However, you can take the taxi to Kanpur airport, fly to Bagdogra, then take the taxi to Jorethang. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kanpur to Gangtok via New Jalpaiguri (NJP) and Siliguri in around 21 h 46 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kanpur to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
Ave. Duration
25 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from Heathrow Airport into central London, How to get from Luton Airport into central London and Need to know: Greyhound - to help you get the most out of your next trip.