There are 5 ways to get from Mumbai to Darjeeling by plane, bus, taxi, 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  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Mumbai (BOM) to Bagdogra (IXB) BOM - IXB

$81 - $349

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  34 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Mumbai to Islampur
  2. Take a taxi from Islampur to Darjeeling

$39 - $50

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  42 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Ltt-Ghy Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$51 - $64

Train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) Karmabhoomi Exp
  2. Take the train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Darjeeling (DJ) Njp-Kgn-Dj Passenger

$41 - $64

Drive  •  31 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Mumbai to Darjeeling 1359.1 miles

$220 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mumbai to Darjeeling is to bus and taxi which costs ₹2,700 - ₹3,500 and takes 34 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mumbai to Darjeeling is to fly which costs ₹5,500 - ₹25,000 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Mumbai and Darjeeling is 1811 km. The road distance is 2174.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Mumbai to Darjeeling, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Mumbai to Darjeeling. However, there are services departing from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) and arriving at Darjeeling (DJ) via Siliguri Junction (SGUJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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Map of how to get from Mumbai to Darjeeling.
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  • Distance: 1131.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

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

Jet Lite, Spicejet and five other airlines fly from Mumbai to Darjeeling hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mumbai to Darjeeling via Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Mumbai to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
40 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
46 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Darjeeling (DJ)
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Islampur to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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