There are 5 ways to get from Mangalore to Sikkim by plane, taxi, bus, train 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

Fly, taxi  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXE - IXB
  2. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang

$225 - $880

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Hubli
  2. Take the bus from Hubli to Mumbai
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai to Islampur
  4. Take a taxi from Islampur to Siliguri
  5. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$47 - $66

3 alternative options

Bus, train, taxi  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
  2. Take the train from Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
  3. Take a taxi from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Gangtok

$76 - $101

Train, taxi  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Kharagpur Junction (KGP)
  2. Take the train from Kharagpur Junction (KGP) to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
  3. Take a taxi from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Gangtok

$79 - $109

Drive  •  39 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Gangtok 1710.5 miles

$270 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Sikkim is to bus and taxi which costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,700 and takes 2 days 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Sikkim is to fly and taxi which costs ₹15,000 - ₹65,000 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The distance between Mangalore and Sikkim is 2174 km. The road distance is 2736.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Mangalore to Sikkim, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Sikkim is 2737 km. It takes approximately 39 h 2 min to drive from Mangalore to Sikkim.

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  • Distance: 1358.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 26 min

What companies run services between Mangalore, India and Sikkim, India?

There is no direct connection from Mangalore to Jorethang. However, you can take the taxi to Mangalore airport, fly to Bagdogra, then take the taxi to Jorethang. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Bangalore, take the walk to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC), take the train to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ), then take the taxi to Gangtok.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Dubai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
45 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Kharagpur Junction (KGP)
Ave. Duration
41 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kharagpur Junction (KGP) to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
Ave. Duration
16 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Hubli
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Hubli to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Islampur
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Siliguri to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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