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There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya by plane, train, taxi, bus or car

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Fly to Gauhati  •  2h 3m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Gauhati (GAU) CCU - GAU

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Train, bus  •  27h 3m

  1. Take the train from Dakhineswar to Kamakhya 03173 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong

4 alternative options

Fly to Shillong  •  2h 24m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Shillong (SHL) CCU - SHL

Train, taxi via Howrah Jn  •  21h 5m

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Kamakhya 02345 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

Train, taxi  •  22h 10m

  1. Take the train from Kolkata to Kamakhya 03181
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

Drive  •  11h 38m

  1. Drive from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Shillong 771.8 km

Kolkata (CCU) to Gauhati (GAU) flights

The flight time between Kolkata (CCU) and Gauhati (GAU) is around 1h 20m and covers a distance of around 499 km. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 5m. Services are operated by GoAir, AirAsia India, Air India Limited and others. Typically 85 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Flight route information

Average flight journey time:
1h 20m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 5m
Flight distance:
499 km
Flights per week:
85
Cheapest price:
₹1,088
Carbon emissions:
165 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:25
Last flight departs at:
20:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kolkata (CCU) to Gauhati (GAU) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya is to train and bus which costs ₹850 - ₹2,600 and takes 27h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya is to fly which costs ₹3,600 - ₹7,500 and takes 2h 3m.

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It is 433 km from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya. It is approximately 771.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya without a car is to train and taxi via Howrah Jn which takes 21h 5m and costs ₹2,500 - ₹4,800.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya is 772 km. It takes approximately 11h 38m to drive from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya.

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AirAsia India, Spicejet, GoAir and three other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Meghālaya.
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  • Distance: 433.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Kolkata Airport (CCU), India and Meghālaya, India?

GoAir, AirAsia India and four other airlines fly from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Nongpoh every 2 hours.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,000
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹7,000
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong via Imphal
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹8,000
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong via Dibrugarh
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹9,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹13,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹5,500
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹18,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹5,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹6,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Jn to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
17h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹2,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹440 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,500
Second AC (2A)
₹1,600 - ₹2,100
Train from Kolkata to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹2,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹440 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,500
Second AC (2A)
₹1,600 - ₹2,100
Train from Dakhineswar to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
20h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹2,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹440 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,500
Second AC (2A)
₹1,600 - ₹2,100
Bus operators
Meghalaya Tourism
Phone
+91 7640003050
Email
info@meghalayatourism.in
Website
meghalayatourism.in
Bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹250
Schedules at
megtourism.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹2,600
Xcell Cabs
Phone
+91 97 07 09 70 70
Website
xcell.co.in
My Taxi
Phone
+91 36 12 22 88 88
Website
mytaxitrip.com
Kamakshi Tours
Phone
+91 98 64 04 79 96
Website
kamakshitours.com

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