There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing by plane, car, bus or train

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

Fly to Paro, drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Paro (PBH) CCU - PBH
  2. Drive from Paro to Phuntsholing

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post

$6

2 alternative options

Fly to Bagdogra, bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post

Train  •  15 h

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

$24 - $36

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing is to bus which costs ₹350 and takes 22 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing is to train which takes 15 h and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,500.

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The distance between Kolkata and Phuntsholing is 488 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station and arriving at Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 22 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Phuntsholing, Bhutan?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Phuntsholing twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min. Alternatively, Bhutan post operates a bus from Kolkata to Phuntsholing 3 times a week. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 22 h 30 min.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
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
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
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
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Siliguri to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt
Bus from Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station to Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt

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