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) Sdah Rajdhani Exp / ...

$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 25 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

Questions & Answers

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.

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

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

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

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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.

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

Vistara, GoAir and six 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 12 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 22 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
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Delhi to Bagdogra via Paro
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ranchi (RNC) to Purulia Junction (PRR)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 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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