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There are 5 ways to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Paro, drive  •  6 h 58 min

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

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Bus  •  22 h 30 min

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

$5

3 alternative options

Fly to Bagdogra, bus  •  8 h 24 min

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

Fly to Gelephu, drive  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Gelephu (GLU) CCU - GLU
  2. Drive from Gelephu to Phuntsholing

Train  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Hasimara (HSA) Kanchan Kanya Exp

$12 - $21

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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 costs ₹900 - ₹1,500 and takes 16 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station 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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The distance between Kolkata and Phuntsholing is 488 km.

The best way to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing without a car is to train which takes 16 h 5 min and costs ₹900 - ₹1,500.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing, including transfers.

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Kolkata to Phuntsholing bus services, operated by Bhutan post, arrive at Kolkata Esplanade Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing is to train which takes 16 h 5 min and costs ₹900 - ₹1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹350 and takes 22 h 30 min.

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

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Kolkata to Phuntsholing bus services, operated by Bhutan post, arrive at Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post station.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Phuntsholing.
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  • Distance: 305 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Phuntsholing once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 14 h 35 min. Alternatively, Bhutan post operates a bus from Kolkata to Phuntsholing 3 times a week. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 22 h 30 min.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Kolkata to Gelephu via Paro
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Kolkata to Gelephu via Gauhati, Paro
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
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 18 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
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Paro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 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
$5
Schedules at
tourism.gov.bt
Book at
tourism.gov.bt

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Phuntsholing is 30 min ahead of Kolkata. It is currently 2:59 PM in Kolkata and 3:29 PM in Phuntsholing.

Bhutan Airlines and Druk Air offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Paro Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Phuntsholing. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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