There are 6 ways to get from Kochi to Bhutan by plane, bus, 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

Fly to Bagdogra, bus  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Bagdogra (IXB) COK - IXB
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post

Cheapest option

Fly to Gelephu  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Gelephu (GLU) COK - GLU

$145 - $487

4 alternative options

Fly to Paro  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Paro (PBH) COK - PBH

$195 - $657

Fly to Bathpalathang, drive  •  21 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Bathpalathang (BUT) COK - BUT
  2. Drive from Bathpalathang to Gelephu

Train, drive  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to New Alipurduar (NOQ) Tvc - Scl Exp
  2. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Bus, taxi  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Aluva to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai to Islampur
  4. Take a taxi from Islampur to Siliguri
  5. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
  6. Take the bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kochi and Bhutan is 2462 km.

The best way to get from Kochi to Bhutan without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3 days 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 14 min to get from Kochi to Bhutan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kochi Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Bhutan is 30 min ahead of Kochi. It is currently 3:58 AM in Kochi and 4:28 AM in Bhutan.

Jet Airways, Jet Lite and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kochi Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kochi to Bhutan.
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  • Distance: 1538.7 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 14 min

What companies run services between Kochi, India and Bhutan?

Air India Limited, Druk Air and four other airlines fly from Kochi to Paro hourly.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Mumbai, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Gelephu via Madras, Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Kochi to Gelephu via Hyderabad, Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Kochi to Gelephu via Bengaluru, Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Kochi to Gelephu via Madras, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Gelephu via Bengaluru, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Bengaluru, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Madras, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Kolkata, Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Hyderabad, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Pune, Kolkata, Paro
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Kochi to Bathpalathang via Bengaluru, Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Mumbai, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Mumbai, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Delhi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Kochi to Paro via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kochi to Bagdogra via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Train operators
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt
Bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bhutanpost.bt
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Aluva to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Islampur
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Islampur to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14

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