There are 7 ways to get from Kohima to Shillong by taxi, train, bus, 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

Taxi, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kohima to Dimapur (DMV)
  2. Take the train from Dimapur (DMV) to Jagi Road (JID)
  3. Take a taxi from Jagi Road (JID) to Shillong

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Taxi, train, bus  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kohima to Dimapur (DMV)
  2. Take the train from Dimapur (DMV) to Guwahati (GHY)
  3. Take the bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong

$27 - $42

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kohima to Shillong 252.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Kohima to Shillong 252.3 miles

$40 - $60

Taxi to Imphal, fly, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kohima to Imphal
  2. Fly from Imphal (IMF) to Gauhati (GAU) IMF - GAU
  3. Take the bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong

$68 - $224

Taxi to Jorhat, fly, bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kohima to Jorhat
  2. Fly from Jorhat (JRH) to Gauhati (GAU) JRH - GAU
  3. Take the bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong

$78 - $227

Taxi to Silchar, fly, bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kohima to Silchar
  2. Fly from Silchar (IXS) to Gauhati (GAU) IXS - GAU
  3. Take the bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong

$115 - $235

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kohima and Shillong is 224 km. The road distance is 403.7 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Kohima to Shillong without a car is to taxi and train which takes 7 h 13 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Kohima to Shillong, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Imphal Airport to Gauhati Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Kohima to Shillong is 404 km. It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to drive from Kohima to Shillong.

Get driving directions

AirAsia India, Jet Airways, Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Imphal Airport to Gauhati Airport.

Search flights

There are 134+ hotels available in Shillong. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Kohima to Shillong.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 139.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Kohima, India and Shillong, India?

There is no direct connection from Kohima to Shillong. However, you can take the taxi to Dimapur (DMV), take the train to Jagi Road (JID), then take the taxi to Shillong. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Dimapur (DMV), take the train to Guwahati (GHY), take the walk to Paltan Bazaar, take the bus to Gauhati Airport, then take the bus to Shillong.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Imphal to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Imphal to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Jorhat to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Silchar to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $170
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Imphal to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Imphal to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Silchar to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $130
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Dimapur (DMV) to Jagi Road (JID)
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dimapur (DMV) to Guwahati (GHY)
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Meghalaya Tourism
Website
megtourism.gov.in
Bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
megtourism.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kohima to Dimapur (DMV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21

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 Travelling to and around Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Getting to Rome from the airport and Why you should take the train in the US - to help you get the most out of your next trip.