There are 4 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Gangtok by plane, taxi, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly, taxi  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Bagdogra (IXB) TRV - IXB
  2. Take a taxi from Bagdogra to Gangtok

$132 - $382

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Mumbai
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai to Islampur
  4. Take a taxi from Islampur to Siliguri
  5. Take the bus from Siliguri to Gangtok

$51 - $70

2 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Guwahati Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Gangtok

$79 - $97

Drive  •  43 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Gangtok 1857 miles

$300 - $440

What companies run services between Thiruvananthapuram, India and Gangtok, India?

There is no direct connection from Thiruvananthapuram to Gangtok. However, you can take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Bagdogra, then take the taxi to Gangtok. Alternatively, you can take the train to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) then take the taxi to Gangtok.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Delhi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Chennai
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Islampur
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Siliguri to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bagdogra to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Gangtok is 2428 km. The road distance is 2971 km.

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Gangtok is to bus and taxi which costs ₹3,400 - ₹4,800 and takes 3 days 5 h.

The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Gangtok is to fly and taxi which takes 7 h 48 min and costs ₹8,500 - ₹26,000.

It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Gangtok, including transfers.