There are 5 ways to get from Lucknow to Darjeeling by plane, car, train, taxi or bus

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 Lucknow to Bagdogra  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Bagdogra (IXB) LKO - IXB

$116 - $490

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lucknow Nr (LKO) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Ndls Dbrt Rajdhani / ...
  2. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$35 - $46

3 alternative options

Drive to Nepalganj, fly to Bhadrapur, drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Nepalganj
  2. Fly from Nepalganj (KEP) to Bhadrapur (BDP) KEP - BDP
  3. Drive from Bhadrapur to Darjeeling

$59 - $305

Bus, train, taxi  •  20 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Allahabad
  2. Take the train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
  3. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$37 - $50

Drive  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Darjeeling 566.7 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Darjeeling is to train and taxi which costs ₹2,300 - ₹3,200 and takes 19 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucknow to Darjeeling is to drive and fly which takes 6 h 38 min and costs ₹3,900 - ₹21,000.

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The distance between Lucknow and Darjeeling is 728 km. The road distance is 907 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Lucknow to Darjeeling, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Lucknow, India and Darjeeling, India?

Air India Limited, Jet Airways and six other airlines fly from Lucknow to Darjeeling hourly.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Patna, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Lucknow Nr (LKO) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Allahabad Junction (ALD) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Allahabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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