There are 4 ways to get from Nepal 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, drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. KTM - BDP

$138 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus, train, taxi  •  26 h 48 min

$38 - $52

2 alternative options

Drive, train, taxi  •  18 h 8 min

$39 - $58

Drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. 338.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nepal and Darjeeling is 428 km. The road distance is 541 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nepal to Darjeeling is to bus and train and taxi which costs $35 - $55 and takes 26 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Nepal to Darjeeling is to fly and drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $130 - $370.

It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Nepal to Darjeeling, including transfers.

What companies run services between Nepal and Darjeeling, India?

There is no direct connection from Kathmandu to Darjeeling. However, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Bhadrapur, then take the drive to Darjeeling. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Raxual Junction (RXL), take the train to New Jalpaiguri (NJP), then take the taxi to Darjeeling.

Airlines
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
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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