There are 4 ways to get from Varanasi to Darjeeling by plane, train, car or taxi

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 Varanasi to Bagdogra  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Bagdogra (IXB) VNS - IXB

$133 - $488

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Ndls - Dbrt Rajdhani / ...
  2. Take a taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling

$29 - $42

2 alternative options

Train to Bhairawa, fly to Bhadrapur, drive  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Nautanwa (NTV)
  2. Fly from Bhairawa (BWA) to Bhadrapur (BDP) BWA - BDP
  3. Drive from Bhadrapur to Darjeeling

$44 - $280

Drive  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Darjeeling 434.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Darjeeling is to train and taxi which costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,900 and takes 14 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Darjeeling is to fly which costs ₹9,000 - ₹34,000 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Varanasi and Darjeeling is 558 km. The road distance is 695.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Varanasi to Darjeeling, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Varanasi, India and Darjeeling, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and five other airlines fly from Varanasi to Darjeeling every 2 hours.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Bhairawa to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Bhairawa to Bhadrapur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Darjeeling
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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