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There are 4 ways to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kharagpur Junction (KGP) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB

$49 - $194

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kharagpur Junction (KGP) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) Sbc - Ntsk Superfast Exp / ...

$26 - $37

2 alternative options

Bus  •  19 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Midnapur to Kolkata
  2. Take the bus from Kolkata to Siliguri

$27 - $36

Drive  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Kharagpur to Darjeeling 424.2 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling is to bus which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,700 and takes 19 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling is to train and fly which costs ₹3,600 - ₹15,000 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The distance between Kharagpur and Darjeeling is 530 km. The road distance is 678.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling without a car is to train which takes 13 h 38 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling is to train which takes 13 h 38 min and costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,700 and takes 19 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Bagdogra Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kharagpur to Darjeeling is 679 km. It takes approximately 10 h 6 min to drive from Kharagpur to Darjeeling.

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GoAir, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and two other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 349+ hotels available in Darjeeling. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kharagpur to Darjeeling.
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  • Distance: 331.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kharagpur to Darjeeling 3 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 12 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kharagpur to Darjeeling via Midnapur, Kolkata, and Siliguri in around 19 h 16 min.

Airlines
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
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
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kharagpur Junction (KGP) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kharagpur Junction (KGP) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Midnapur to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in

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