There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Bhutan by plane, bus, train 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 to Paro  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Paro (PBH) CCU - PBH

$240 - $750

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  23 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Hasimara (HSA) Kanchan Kanya Exp
  2. Take the bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

$15 - $23

2 alternative options

Fly to Bagdogra, bus  •  9 h 33 min

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

Train, drive  •  19 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Hasimara (HSA) Kanchan Kanya Exp
  2. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Bhutan is 595 km.

The best way to get from Kolkata to Bhutan without a car is to train and bus which takes 23 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Kolkata to Bhutan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Paro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bhutan is 30 min ahead of Kolkata. It is currently 1:34 PM in Kolkata and 2:04 PM in Bhutan.

Bhutan Airlines and Druk Air offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Paro Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Bhutan.
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  • Distance: 372 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Bhutan?

Bhutan Airlines and Druk Air fly from Kolkata to Paro twice daily.

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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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
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

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