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

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Fly, taxi  •  4h 55m

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

$73 - $278

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Bus  •  24h 20m

  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  •  20h 15m

  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  •  11h 12m

  1. Drive from Ranchi to Gangtok 472.7 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Ranchi to Sikkim is to bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,500 and takes 24h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Ranchi to Sikkim is to fly and taxi which costs ₹5,000 - ₹21,000 and takes 4h 55m.

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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 24h 20m.

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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 20h 15m and costs ₹3,000 - ₹4,200.

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It takes approximately 4h 55m 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 3h 20m 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 11h 12m to drive from Ranchi to Sikkim.

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  • Distance: 365.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 55m

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 24h 20m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Ranchi to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Ranchi to Purnea
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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Bus from Purnea to Siliguri
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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Bus from Siliguri to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Jorethang
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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

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There are 16+ hotels available in Sikkim. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ranchi to Ranchi Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs ₹100 - ₹130.

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