There are 6 ways to get from Patna to Darjeeling by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Rajendranagar T (RJPB) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) Rjpb-Kyq Capital Exp

$24 - $38

Cheapest option

Train via Patna Junction (PNBE)  •  22 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) Sikkim Mahananda Exp
  2. Take the train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Darjeeling (DJ) Njp-Kgn-Dj Passenger

$10 - $33

4 alternative options

Bus  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Patna to Kishanganj
  2. Take the bus from Kishanganj to Siliguri

$31 - $41

Taxi  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Patna to Darjeeling 296.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Patna to Darjeeling 296.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Patna (PAT) to Bagdogra (IXB) PAT - IXB

$158 - $722

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patna to Darjeeling is to train which costs ₹700 - ₹2,300 and takes 22 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patna to Darjeeling is to fly which costs ₹10,000 - ₹50,000 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Patna and Darjeeling is 351 km. The road distance is 474.7 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 18 min to get from Patna to Darjeeling, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Patna to Darjeeling. However, there are services departing from Patna Junction (PNBE) and arriving at Darjeeling (DJ) via Siliguri Junction (SGUJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 10 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Patna to Darjeeling 4 times a week. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 13 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Patna to Darjeeling via Kishanganj and Siliguri in around 14 h 52 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Patna to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Patna to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Patna to Bagdogra via Varanasi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Patna to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Patna to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Rajendranagar T (RJPB) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
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
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Patna to Kishanganj
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Kishanganj to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Patna to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Super Radio Cab
Phone
+91 99 343 23111
Website
superradiocab.com
Mauryan Cabs
Phone
+91 92 63 63 64 64
Website
mauryancabs.com

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