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There are 7 ways to get from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  8h 25m

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Kamakhya
  2. Take the train from Kamakhya to New Jalpaiguri 02346 / ...

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Bus, train  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
  2. Take the train from Kamakhya to New Jalpaiguri 02346 / ...

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Taxi  •  7h 18m

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri 507.8 km

Drive  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri 507.8 km

Taxi to Silchar, fly to Bagdogra  •  6h 59m

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Silchar
  2. Fly from Silchar (IXS) to Bagdogra (IXB) IXS - IXB

Fly Shillong to Bagdogra  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Shillong (SHL) to Bagdogra (IXB) SHL - IXB

Drive to Sylhet, fly to Saidpur, drive  •  8h 51m

  1. Drive from Shillong to Sylhet
  2. Fly from Sylhet (ZYL) to Saidpur (SPD) ZYL - SPD
  3. Drive from Saidpur to New Jalpaiguri
Shillong → New Jalpaiguri
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri is to bus and train which costs ₹850 - ₹2,000 and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri is to fly which costs ₹3,600 - ₹8,500 and takes 5h 51m.

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The distance between Shillong and New Jalpaiguri is 365 km. The road distance is 507.8 km.

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The best way to get from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri without a car is to taxi and train which takes 8h 25m and costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,900.

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It takes approximately 8h 25m to get from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Silchar Airport to Bagdogra Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shillong to New Jalpaiguri is 508 km. It takes approximately 7h 18m to drive from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri.

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Spicejet, Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Silchar Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in New Jalpaiguri. 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 New Jalpaiguri.
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  • Distance: 365.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 25m

What companies run services between Shillong, India and New Jalpaiguri, India?

IndiGo Airlines flies from Shillong to New Jalpaiguri 3 times a week.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Silchar to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹8,000
Flights from Shillong to Bagdogra via Silchar, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹7,000
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Website
biman-airlines.com
Flights from Sylhet to Saidpur via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹38,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Silchar to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹8,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Silchar to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹8,500
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 Jalpaiguri
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹250
Schedules at
meghalayatourism.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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