There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Himalayas by plane, 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 to Bagdogra, travel  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Travel from Bagdogra to Himalayas

Cheapest option

Fly to Lukla  •  18 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Lukla (LUA) CCU - LUA

$75 - $480

2 alternative options

Fly to Kathmandu, travel  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Kathmandu (KTM) CCU - KTM
  2. Travel from Kathmandu to Himalayas

Bus, drive, travel  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Siliguri
  2. Drive from Siliguri to Yadong Xian
  3. Take the bus from Yadong Xian to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Zhangmu
  5. Travel from Zhangmu to Himalayas

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Himalayas is 620 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Kolkata to Himalayas, including transfers.

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

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GoAir, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and two other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Himalayas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Himalayas.
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  • Distance: 387.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Himalayas, Eastern Region, Nepal?

Air India Limited, Yeti Airlines and six other airlines fly from Kolkata to Himalayas every 2 hours.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kolkata to Lukla via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Kolkata to Lukla via Delhi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Kolkata to Lukla via Paro, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Kolkata to Lukla via Varanasi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
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
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Bus operators
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Yadong Xian to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Zhangmu
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn

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