There are 4 ways to get from Ranchi to Sikkim by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly, taxi  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Ranchi (IXR) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXR - IXB
  2. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang

$77 - $308

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Bus  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ranchi to Purnea
  2. Take the bus from Purnea to Siliguri
  3. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$22 - $33

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Train, taxi  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Ranchi (RNC) to New Mal Junction (NMZ) Rnc-Kyq Exp
  2. Take a taxi from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Gangtok

$42 - $56

Drive  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Ranchi to Gangtok 472.7 miles

$75 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Ranchi to Sikkim. However, there are services departing from Ranchi and arriving at Gangtok via Purnea and Siliguri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 20 min.

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The distance between Ranchi and Sikkim is 585 km. The road distance is 756.4 km.

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The best way to get from Ranchi to Sikkim without a car is to train and taxi which takes 20 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Ranchi to Sikkim, including transfers.

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Ranchi to Sikkim bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Ranchi station.

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There is no direct flight from Ranchi Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Ranchi to Sikkim bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Gangtok station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ranchi to Sikkim is 756 km. It takes approximately 11 h 12 min to drive from Ranchi to Sikkim.

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GoAir, Vistara, AirAsia India and two other airlines offer flights from Ranchi Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Sikkim. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 365.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Ranchi, India and Sikkim, India?

You can take a bus from Ranchi to Gangtok via Purnea and Siliguri in around 24 h 20 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Ranchi to Purnea
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Purnea to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Siliguri to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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The best way to get from Ranchi to Ranchi Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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