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There are 5 ways to get from State of Bihār to Meghālaya by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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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Fly

  1. Fly from Patna (PAT) to Gauhati (GAU)

Cheapest

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Patna Jn to Guwahati
  2. Take the bus from Guwahati paltan bazar to Shillong police bazar stand

Train, bus via Patliputra

  1. Take the train from Patliputra to Guwahati
  2. Take the bus from Guwahati paltan bazar to Shillong police bazar stand

Train, taxi

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

Drive

  1. Drive from Patna to Shillong
State of Bihār → Meghālaya
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Meghālaya is 1800118797.

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Last updated: 1 Dec 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from State of Bihār to Meghālaya is to train and bus which costs ₹550 - ₹2,200 and takes 27h 59m.

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The fastest way to get from State of Bihār to Meghālaya is to fly. Taking this option will cost ₹4,400 - ₹8,500 and takes 2h 29m.

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The distance between State of Bihār and Meghālaya is 541 km. The road distance is 932.5 km.

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The best way to get from State of Bihār to Meghālaya without a car is to train and bus via Patliputra which takes 20h 27m and costs ₹800 - ₹2,500.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from State of Bihār to Meghālaya, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Patna Airport to Gauhati Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between State of Bihār to Meghālaya is 933 km. It takes approximately 13h 25m to drive from State of Bihār to Meghālaya.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Patna Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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The best way to get from State of Bihār to Patna Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ₹250 - ₹310.

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Map of how to get from State of Bihār to Meghālaya.
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  • Distance: 541 km
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between State of Bihār, India and Meghālaya, India?

IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet fly from Patna to Nongpoh 3 times a day.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Patna to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹7,500
Flights from Patna to Gauhati via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹8,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Patna to Gauhati
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹6,500
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 Patliputra to Guwahati
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹410 - ₹2,000
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹410 - ₹550
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,400
Second AC (2A)
₹1,500 - ₹2,000
Train from Patna Jn to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹470 - ₹2,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹470 - ₹600
Third AC (3A)
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Second AC (2A)
₹1,700 - ₹2,200
Train from Patna Jn to Guwahati
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹410 - ₹2,000
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹410 - ₹550
Third AC (3A)
₹1,100 - ₹1,400
Second AC (2A)
₹1,500 - ₹2,000
Bus operators
Assam Transport
Phone
0361-2730726, 2739552
Email
astc2009@gmail.com
Website
transport.assam.gov.in
Bus from Guwahati paltan bazar to Shillong police bazar stand
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹170
Schedules at
transport.assam.gov.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹2,600
Xcell Cabs
Phone
+91 97 07 09 70 70
Website
xcell.co.in
My Taxi
Phone
+91 36 12 22 88 88
Website
mytaxitrip.com
Kamakshi Tours
Phone
+91 98 64 04 79 96
Website
kamakshitours.com

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