There are 7 ways to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya by train, plane, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Gauhati  •  3 h 43 min

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

$48 - $147

Cheapest option

Bus, train, taxi  •  30 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station to Hasimara
  2. Take the train from Hasimara (HSA) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
  3. Take a taxi from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Shillong

$41 - $62

5 alternative options

Fly to Shillong  •  3 h 48 min

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

$79 - $233

Fly to Silchar, taxi  •  5 h 29 min

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

$80 - $220

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

$48 - $65

Train, taxi via Sealdah (SDAH)  •  22 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Kamakhya (KYQ) Kunchan Jungha Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Shillong

$48 - $65

Drive  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Shillong 502 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya is to bus and train and taxi which costs ₹2,800 - ₹4,300 and takes 30 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya is to train and fly which costs ₹3,300 - ₹11,000 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Kolkata to Meghalaya, including transfers.

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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 15 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
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati via Imphal
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Sealdah‎ to Dum Dum Cantonment
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
erail.in
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Hasimara (HSA) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station to Hasimara
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt
Other operators
Taxi from Silchar to Jowai
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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