There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya by train, plane, taxi 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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Train, fly to Gauhati  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah Station to Dum Dum Cantonment
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Gauhati (GAU) CCU - GAU

$47 - $145

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Kamakhya (KYQ) Saraighat Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Shillong

$47 - $64

4 alternative options

Fly to Shillong  •  3 h 47 min

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

$78 - $232

Fly to Silchar, taxi  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Silchar (IXS) CCU - IXS
  2. Take a taxi from Silchar to Jowai

$75 - $215

Train, taxi via Kolkata (KOAA)  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Kamakhya (KYQ) Koaa - Dbrg S/F Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Shillong

$47 - $64

Drive  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Shillong 502 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Meghalaya is 445 km. The road distance is 803.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya without a car is to train and taxi which takes 19 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Meghalaya is 803 km. It takes approximately 11 h 58 min to drive from Kolkata to Meghalaya.

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AirAsia India, GoAir, Helitrans and four other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya.
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  • Distance: 278.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

Helitrans flies from Kolkata to Nongthymmai 6 times a week.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati via Agartala
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati via Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $370
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $270
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $370
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $360
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $370
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Train operators
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Phone
+913322203535
Website
er.indianrailways.gov.in
Train from Sealdah Station to Dum Dum Cantonment
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
kolkatalocaltrain.info
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
17 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Silchar to Jowai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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