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There are 7 ways to get from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township by taxi, train, car, plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Kamakhya
  2. Take the train from Kamakhya to New Farakka Jn

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township

Drive

  1. Drive from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township

Drive to Sylhet, fly to Saidpur, drive, train

  1. Drive from Shillong to Sylhet
  2. Fly from Sylhet (ZYL) to Saidpur (SPD)
  3. Drive from Saidpur to Radhikapur
  4. Take the train from Radhikapur to New Farakka Jn

Fly Shillong to Kolkata, train

  1. Fly from Shillong (SHL) to Kolkata (CCU)
  2. Take the train from Bidhan Nagar to New Farakka Jn

Drive to Sylhet, fly to Dhaka, bus, drive

  1. Drive from Shillong to Sylhet
  2. Fly from Sylhet (ZYL) to Dhaka (DAC)
  3. Take the bus from Uttara to Nawabganj
  4. Drive from Nawabganj to Farakka Barrage Township

Bus to Gauhati, fly to Kolkata, train

  1. Take the bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
  2. Fly from Gauhati (GAU) to Kolkata (CCU)
  3. Take the train from Bidhan Nagar to New Farakka Jn
Shillong → Farakka Barrage Township
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Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township is to taxi and train, which costs ₹2,500 - ₹4,300 and takes 13h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township is to fly and train which costs ₹3,300 - ₹8,000 and takes 9h 19m.

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The distance between Shillong and Farakka Barrage Township is 409 km. The road distance is 655.5 km.

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The best way to get from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township without a car is to taxi and train which takes 13h 9m and costs ₹2,500 - ₹4,300.

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It takes approximately 13h 9m to get from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sylhet Airport to Saidpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township is 656 km. It takes approximately 9h 47m to drive from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township.

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Novo Air and Biman Bangladesh Airlines offer flights from Sylhet Airport to Saidpur Airport.

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The best way to get from Shillong to Shillong Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs ₹700 - ₹900.

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Map of how to get from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township.
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  • Distance: 408.5 km
  • Duration: 13h 9m

What companies run services between Shillong, India and Farakka Barrage Township, India?

There is no direct connection from Shillong to Farakka Barrage Township. However, you can take the taxi to Kamakhya then take the train to New Farakka Jn. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Farakka Barrage Township.

Airlines
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Website
biman-airlines.com
Flights from Sylhet to Saidpur via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹12,000 - ₹19,000
Flights from Sylhet to Dhaka
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹13,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Shillong to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,000
Flights from Shillong to Kolkata via Silchar
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹7,000
Flights from Shillong to Kolkata via Agartala
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,400 - ₹6,500
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹7,000
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata via Agartala
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,900 - ₹7,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹16,000
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata via Imphal
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹11,000
Novo Air
Website
flynovoair.com
Flights from Sylhet to Saidpur via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹18,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹6,500
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,200 - ₹22,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹7,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Gauhati to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹6,000
Train operators
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 Kamakhya to New Farakka Jn
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹330 - ₹1,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹330 - ₹430
Third AC (3A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,300 - ₹1,600
Train from Radhikapur to New Farakka Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Bidhan Nagar to New Farakka Jn
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹190 - ₹1,000
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹190 - ₹250
Third AC (3A)
₹550 - ₹750
Second AC (2A)
₹800 - ₹1,000
Bus operators
BusBD
Website
busbd.com.bd
Bus from Uttara to Nawabganj
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹437
Schedules at
busbd.com.bd
Meghalaya Tourism
Phone
+91 7640003050
Email
info@meghalayatourism.in
Website
meghalayatourism.in
Bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹250
Schedules at
megtourism.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Shillong to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹2,700
Travenjo
Phone
+91 94 36 76 73 33
Website
travenjo.com
Royal Taxi
Phone
+91 70 05 23 13 63
Meghalaya Tour Cabs
Phone
+91 70 05 65 13 38
Website
meghalayatourcabs.com

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