There are 5 ways to get from New Delhi to West Bengal by plane, 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 to Bagdogra  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Bagdogra (IXB) DEL - IXB

$44 - $176

Cheapest option

Train  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Sealdah (SDAH) Sealdah Rjdhani / ...

$25 - $35

3 alternative options

Fly to Kolkata, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kolkata (CCU) DEL - CCU
  2. Take the bus from Ultadanga to Pumping House

$42 - $143

Fly to Ranchi, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Ranchi (IXR) DEL - IXR
  2. Take the train from Ranchi (RNC) to Purulia Junction (PRR)

$43 - $129

Drive  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Drive from New Delhi to Kolkata 923.1 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between New Delhi, India and West Bengal, India?

Vistara, GoAir and five other airlines fly from New Delhi to Siliguri every 2 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from New Delhi to Kolkata twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 17 h 45 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Delhi to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Delhi to Ranchi via Patna
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Flights from Delhi to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra via Gauhati
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Delhi to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Delhi to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Delhi to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ranchi (RNC) to Purulia Junction (PRR)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Sealdah (SDAH)
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
CSTC
Website
transport.wb.gov.in
Bus from Ultadanga to Pumping House
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
calcuttayellowpages.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New Delhi to West Bengal?

The distance between New Delhi and West Bengal is 1220 km. The road distance is 1477 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New Delhi to West Bengal?

The cheapest way to get from New Delhi to West Bengal is to train which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,300 and takes 17 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New Delhi to West Bengal?

The quickest way to get from New Delhi to West Bengal is to fly which takes 3 h 25 min and costs ₹2,900 - ₹12,000.

Is there a direct train between New Delhi and West Bengal?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Delhi (NDLS) and arriving at Sealdah (SDAH). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from New Delhi to West Bengal?

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from New Delhi to West Bengal, including transfers.