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There are 4 ways to get from Varanasi to Bhutan by train, plane, car or bus

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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Train to Gaya, fly  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
  2. Fly from Gaya (GAY) to Paro (PBH) GAY - PBH

$76 - $567

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  27h 39m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Hasimara (HSA) Indore-Kamakhya Exp
  2. Take the bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Fly from Varanasi  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Paro (PBH) VNS - PBH

$136 - $757

Train, drive  •  24h 8m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Hasimara (HSA) Indore-Kamakhya Exp
  2. Drive from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Bhutan is to train and bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,900 and takes 27h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Bhutan is to fly which costs ₹10,000 - ₹60,000 and takes 5h 46m.

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The distance between Varanasi and Bhutan is 787 km.

The best way to get from Varanasi to Bhutan without a car is to train and bus which takes 27h 39m and costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Varanasi to Bhutan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gaya Airport to Paro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Bhutan is 30m ahead of Varanasi. It is currently 11:46 AM in Varanasi and 12:16 PM in Bhutan.

Bhutan Airlines and Druk Air offer flights from Gaya Airport to Paro Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Bhutan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 22m and costs ₹460 - ₹550.

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Map of how to get from Varanasi to Bhutan.
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  • Distance: 491.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Varanasi, India and Bhutan?

Spicejet, Druk Air and Bhutan Airlines fly from Varanasi to Paro 5 times a week.

Airlines
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Gaya to Paro
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $900
Flights from Varanasi to Paro via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Gaya to Paro
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Varanasi to Paro via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Gaya Junction (GAYA)
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Hasimara (HSA)
Ave. Duration
19h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Bhutan post
Phone
+9750233444
Email
customercare@bhutanpost.bt
Website
bhutanpost.bt
Bus from Phuentsholing - Bhutan Post to Thimphu
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bhutanpost.bt

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