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There are 7 ways to get from New York to Delhi by plane or train

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Fly New York JFK to Delhi  •  18h 48m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Delhi (DEL) JFK - DEL

₹32,935 - ₹50,086

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Fly Newark to Delhi  •  18h 46m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Delhi (DEL) EWR - DEL

₹24,175 - ₹56,572

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Fly New York La Guardia to Delhi  •  21h 48m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Delhi (DEL) LGA - DEL

₹32,389 - ₹60,669

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Delhi  •  22h 56m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Delhi (DEL) PHL - DEL

₹51,499 - ₹1,01,352

Fly Newark to Chandigarh, train  •  23h 57m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Chandigarh (IXC) EWR - IXC
  2. Take the train from Chandigarh to New Delhi

₹27,341 - ₹66,766

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to Delhi  •  23h 23m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Delhi (DEL) IAD - DEL

₹30,509 - ₹46,686

Fly Newark to Dehra Dun, train  •  28h 32m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Dehra Dun (DED) EWR - DED
  2. Take the train from Yog Nagari Rishikesh to Delhi

₹30,805 - ₹77,362

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The most affordable way to get from New York to Delhi is to fly, which costs $450 - $700 and takes 18h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Delhi is to fly which costs $330 - $800 and takes 18h 46m.

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The distance between New York and Delhi is 11749 km.

It takes approximately 18h 48m to get from New York to Delhi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Delhi Airport is the direct flight which takes 14h.

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Delhi is 9h 30m ahead of New York. It is currently 3:38 PM in New York and 1:08 AM in Delhi.

Air India Limited, Swiss, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Delhi Airport.

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There are 4258+ hotels available in Delhi. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 11749.5 km
  • Duration: 18h 48m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Delhi, India?

Air India Limited, Virgin Atlantic and 16 other airlines fly from New York to Delhi hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹85,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,90,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹3,80,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Newark to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹26,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹45,000 - ₹2,90,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Newark
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹45,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹45,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹3,80,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,90,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹3,80,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Toronto, Munich
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₹39,000 - ₹95,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Montreal
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,20,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Toronto
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹45,000 - ₹2,90,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹41,000 - ₹2,20,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹95,000
Flights from Newark to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹29,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Newark to Chandigarh via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹85,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Newark to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹70,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Newark to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹32,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Newark to Chandigarh via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹37,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Newark to Chandigarh via Delhi, Jaipur
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹65,000
Flights from Newark to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹33,000 - ₹75,000
Flights from Newark to Dehra Dun via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹42,000 - ₹80,000
Flights from Newark to Dehra Dun via Istanbul, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹95,000
Flights from Newark to Dehra Dun via Zurich, Delhi
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹90,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹60,000
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹55,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹41,000 - ₹1,20,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹55,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Delhi via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹41,000 - ₹1,20,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹36,000 - ₹55,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹46,000 - ₹1,30,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹41,000 - ₹1,20,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹4,10,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹43,000 - ₹1,20,000
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹47,000 - ₹60,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹40,000 - ₹1,00,000
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹34,000 - ₹85,000
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,80,000
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹1,90,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Newark to Delhi via Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹38,000 - ₹1,90,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹48,000 - ₹1,20,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹49,000 - ₹1,10,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Delhi via Doha
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹50,000 - ₹80,000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from New York JFK to Delhi via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹55,000 - ₹1,00,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹1,30,000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Delhi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹44,000 - ₹1,30,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Newark to Dehra Dun via Montreal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹35,000 - ₹90,000
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹2,800
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
₹2,000 - ₹2,800
Premium
₹13,000 - ₹19,000
Flexi Coach Seat
₹3,000 - ₹4,500
Business Seat
₹2,900 - ₹4,100
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹3,900
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
₹2,700 - ₹3,900
Premium
₹15,000 - ₹21,000
Flexi Coach Seat
₹4,600 - ₹7,000
Business Seat
₹4,600 - ₹6,500
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹6,000
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
₹3,200 - ₹6,000
Business Class Seat
₹5,000 - ₹9,000
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹9,000
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
₹4,400 - ₹9,000
Business Class Seat
₹7,000 - ₹13,000
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chandigarh to New Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹170
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Yog Nagari Rishikesh to Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹190
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia

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