There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Gangtok by plane, taxi, train, bus 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.

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Fly, taxi  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Gangtok

$60 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Siliguri
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$17 - $24

2 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to New Mal Junction (NMZ) Kanchankanya Exp
  2. Take a taxi from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Gangtok

$41 - $56

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Gangtok 429.3 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Gangtok is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Gangtok is to fly and taxi which takes 4 h 35 min and costs ₹4,100 - ₹14,000.

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The distance between Kolkata and Gangtok is 530 km. The road distance is 687 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Kolkata to Gangtok, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kolkata to Gangtok. However, there are services departing from Kolkata and arriving at Gangtok via Siliguri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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

You can take a bus from Kolkata to Gangtok via Siliguri in around 17 h 30 min.

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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kolkata to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Siliguri to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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