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There are 3 ways to get from Silchar to Meghālaya by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Silchar to Kamakhya
  2. Take the bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong


  1. Take a taxi from Silchar to Shillong


  1. Drive from Silchar to Shillong

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Silchar to Meghālaya is to train and bus which costs ₹600 - ₹1,600 and takes 16h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Silchar to Meghālaya is to taxi which costs ₹3,500 - ₹4,200 and takes 3h 3m.

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It is 170 km from Silchar to Meghālaya. It is approximately 211.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Silchar to Meghālaya without a car is to train and bus which takes 16h 36m and costs ₹600 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 16h 36m to get from Silchar to Meghālaya, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Silchar to Meghālaya is 212 km. It takes approximately 3h 3m to drive from Silchar to Meghālaya.

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  • Distance: 170.2 km
  • Duration: 16h 36m

What companies run services between Silchar, India and Meghālaya, India?

There is no direct connection from Silchar to Meghālaya. However, you can take the train to Kamakhya, take the walk to Maligaon, take the bus to Gauhati Airport, then take the bus to Shillong. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Shillong.

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
Train from Silchar to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
Once daily
Estimated price
₹220 - ₹1,200
Book at
Sleeper Class
₹220 - ₹290
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Bus operators
Meghalaya Tourism
+91 7640003050
Bus from Gauhati Airport to Shillong
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Twice daily
Estimated price
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Silchar to Shillong
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹4,200

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