There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri by train, plane, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train, fly  •  2 h 55 min

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

$35 - $165

Cheapest option

Train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Saraighat Exp / ...

$10 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Siliguri

$11 - $15

Night train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the night train from Sealdah (SDAH) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Darjeeling Mail / ...

$10 - $20

Taxi  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri 351.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri 351.2 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 12 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri is to train and fly which costs ₹2,400 - ₹12,000 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and New Jalpaiguri is 458 km. The road distance is 561.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction (HWH) and arriving at New Jalpaiguri (NJP). Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri.
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  • Distance: 286.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and New Jalpaiguri, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri 3 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 9 h 50 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 12 h.

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 17 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
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 New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Sealdah (SDAH) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 33 4141 4141
Website
megacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 80 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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