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There are 6 ways to get from Kolkatta to Meghālaya by plane, taxi, train or car

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Fly to Gauhati

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Gauhati (GAU)

Cheapest

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Kamakhya
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

Fly to Shillong

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

Fly to Silchar, taxi

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

Train, taxi via Dakhineswar

  1. Take the train from Dakhineswar to Kamakhya
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

Drive

  1. Drive from Kolkatta to Shillong
Kolkatta → Meghālaya
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800118797

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Meghālaya is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Meghālaya is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Last updated: 24 Nov 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Kolkatta to Meghālaya is to fly, which costs ₹3,100 - ₹5,000 and takes 3h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkatta to Meghālaya is to fly which costs ₹3,200 - ₹6,500 and takes 3h 46m.

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The distance between Kolkatta and Meghālaya is 447 km. The road distance is 786 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkatta to Meghālaya without a car is to train and taxi which takes 19h 47m and costs ₹2,500 - ₹4,700.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Kolkatta to Meghālaya, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Gauhati Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkatta to Meghālaya is 786 km. It takes approximately 11h 52m to drive from Kolkatta to Meghālaya.

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AirAsia India, Air India Limited, Spicejet and three other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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The best way to get from Kolkatta to Kolkata Airport is to line 154 bus which takes 30 min and costs ₹45 - ₹60.

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Map of how to get from Kolkatta to Meghālaya.
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  • Distance: 446.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 46m

What companies run services between Kolkatta, India and Meghālaya, India?

IndiGo Airlines, GoAir and four other airlines fly from Kolkatta to Nongpoh hourly.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹5,500
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati via Agartala
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹5,500
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹3,900
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong via Agartala
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹3,900
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong via Silchar
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹3,900
Flights from Kolkata to Shillong via Dibrugarh
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹3,900
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹12,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,400 - ₹12,000
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹10,000
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar via Aizawl
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹10,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹4,800
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati via Aizawl
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹4,800
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹5,000
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹11,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,100 - ₹20,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹5,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Jn to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
17h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹2,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹440 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,500
Second AC (2A)
₹1,600 - ₹2,100
Train from Dakhineswar to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
20h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹2,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹440 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,500
Second AC (2A)
₹1,600 - ₹2,100
Other operators
Taxi from Silchar to Jowai
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹3,800

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