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Fly to Darbhanga  •  2h 58m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Darbhanga (DBR) CCU - DBR

₹2,604 - ₹5,863

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Train  •  12h 30m

  1. Take the train from Sealdah to Darbhanga Jn 03185 / ...

₹270 - ₹300

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Fly to Patna, train, line 02562 train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Patna (PAT) CCU - PAT
  2. Take the train from Hajipur Jn to Samastipur Jn
  3. Take the line 02562 train from Samastipur Jn to Darbhanga Jn

₹2,519 - ₹4,903

Bus, taxi  •  13h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Patna
  2. Take a taxi from Patna to Darbhanga

₹2,501 - ₹3,213

Taxi  •  8h 42m

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Darbhanga 588.3 km

₹9,500 - ₹12,000

Drive  •  8h 42m

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Darbhanga 588.3 km

₹4,300 - ₹6,500

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The most affordable way to get from Kolkata to Darbhanga is to train, which costs ₹270 - ₹300 and takes 12h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Darbhanga is to fly which costs ₹2,600 - ₹6,000 and takes 2h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sealdah and arriving at Darbhanga Jn. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 30m.

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The distance between Kolkata and Darbhanga is 471 km. The road distance is 588.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Darbhanga without a car is to train which takes 12h 30m and costs ₹270 - ₹300.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Kolkata to Darbhanga, including transfers.

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Kolkata to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Sealdah station.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Darbhanga is to fly which takes 2h 58m and costs ₹2,600 - ₹6,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹270 - ₹300 and takes 12h 30m.

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

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Kolkata to Darbhanga train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Darbhanga Jn station.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Darbhanga.
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  • Distance: 470.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Darbhanga, India?

Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines fly from Kolkata to Darbhanga twice daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Sealdah to Darbhanga Jn once daily. Tickets cost ₹270 - ₹300 and the journey takes 12h 30m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹5,500
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,800 - ₹4,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹6,000
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹1,500 - ₹4,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹5,500
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 Hajipur Jn to Samastipur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹115
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Train from Samastipur Jn to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹75 - ₹85
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Train from Sealdah to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹270 - ₹300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
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Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Patna to Darbhanga
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹2,400
Nova Cabs
Phone
+91 91 17 10 71 07
Nirvana Cabs
Phone
+91 73 24 94 28 84
Website
nirvanacab.com
Luxury Cabs Services
Phone
+91 93 34 90 90 48
Website
luxurycabs.in

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Darbhanga is 588 km. It takes approximately 8h 42m to drive from Kolkata to Darbhanga.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Darbhanga Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Darbhanga. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Kolkata Airport is to line 154 bus which takes 28 min and costs ₹40 - ₹55.

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