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

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Recommended option

Taxi, fly  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jorethang to Bagdogra
  2. Fly from Bagdogra (IXB) to Gauhati (GAU) IXB - GAU

$60 - $313

Cheapest option

Bus, train, taxi  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Gangtok to Siliguri
  2. Take the train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Guwahati (GHY)
  3. Take a taxi from Guwahati (GHY) to Shillong

$45 - $68

2 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gangtok to New Mal Junction (NMZ)
  2. Take the train from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
  3. Take a taxi from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Shillong

$66 - $91

Bus, train, taxi via Kamakhya (KYQ)  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gangtok to Siliguri
  2. Take the train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
  3. Take a taxi from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Shillong

$45 - $68

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sikkim to Meghalaya is to bus and train and taxi which costs ₹3,200 - ₹5,000 and takes 15 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sikkim to Meghalaya is to taxi and fly which costs ₹4,300 - ₹23,000 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Sikkim and Meghalaya is 371 km.

The best way to get from Sikkim to Meghalaya without a car is to taxi and train which takes 11 h 9 min and costs ₹4,700 - ₹7,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Sikkim to Meghalaya, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bagdogra Airport to Gauhati Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways, GoAir and Vistara offer flights from Bagdogra Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sikkim to Meghalaya.
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  • Distance: 232.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

There is no direct connection from Jorethang to Nongpoh. However, you can take the taxi to Bagdogra airport, fly to Gauhati, then take the taxi to Nongpoh. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to New Mal Junction (NMZ), take the train to Kamakhya (KYQ), then take the taxi to Shillong.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $500
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $270
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Bagdogra to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Mal Junction (NMZ) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Guwahati (GHY)
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Jorethang to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27

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