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There are 3 ways to get from Shillong to Leh by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Shillong

  1. Fly from Shillong (SHL) to Leh (IXL)

Bus to Gauhati, fly

  1. Take the bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
  2. Fly from Gauhati (GAU) to Leh (IXL)

Drive to Agartala, fly

  1. Drive from Shillong to Agartala
  2. Fly from Agartala (IXA) to Leh (IXL)

Shillong (SHL) to Leh (IXL) flights

The flight time between Shillong (SHL) and Leh (IXL) is around 21h 1m and covers a distance of around 1675 km. This includes an average layover time of around 14h 49m. Services are operated by IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet. Typically 156 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

156 Weekly Planes
21h 1m Average Duration
₹3,515 Cheapest Price
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Shillong → Leh
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Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shillong to Leh is to fly which costs ₹4,400 - ₹12,000 and takes 16h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Shillong to Leh is to bus and fly which costs ₹4,700 - ₹14,000 and takes 8h 50m.

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The distance between Shillong and Leh is 1675 km.

It takes approximately 16h 13m to get from Shillong to Leh, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Shillong Airport to Leh Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 40m and has two stopovers.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Shillong Airport to Leh Airport.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Leh. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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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 Leh.
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  • Distance: 1674.9 km
  • Duration: 16h 13m

What companies run services between Shillong, India and Leh, India?

IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet fly from Shillong to Leh hourly.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Kolkata, Lucknow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Imphal, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹11,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Dibrugarh, Delhi
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹11,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Agartala, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Imphal, Gauhati, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹11,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Imphal, Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹11,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Imphal, Agartala, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹11,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Kolkata, Delhi, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Agartala, Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹10,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Agartala, Gauhati, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹11,000
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Silchar, Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹11,000
Flights from Gauhati to Leh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹13,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹14,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹14,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹21,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Gauhati, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Delhi, Chandigarh
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹14,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Shillong to Leh via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹10,000
Flights from Gauhati to Leh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹13,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹14,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹14,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹15,000
Flights from Agartala to Leh via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹16,000
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹250
Schedules at
meghalayatourism.in

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