Howrah to Darjeeling Distance

Howrah To Darjeeling

(Darjeeling To Howrah)

Preferred Travelling Mode (Distance 630 Kms)

All Modes: By Train

Howrah to Darjeeling distance is 630 kms . Out of the 2 reviews shared by travellers, 100% prefer Train, respectively.

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Sumon Naskar

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Sumon Naskar
5/7
Posted Oct 19, 2015 Oct 19, 2015
Mode of Transport:Train
This was my 2nd trip to Darjeeling with my parents. I booked three tickets of Shatabdi Express (12041) of Rs. 1145/- per head of AC chair Car of dated 30-09-2015 from Howrah Station. We reached Howrah Station from my home by Taxi before 1:30 p. M. The said train's departure time from Howrah station was 2:15 p. M. And it was on time. The speciality of this train is the timing of departure. It is far more correct than the other trains in the case of departure on time.

The AC chair cars were very clean, actually the train is renowned for its cleanliness. I got the window chair. I enjoyed great view till evening. I bought singara and tea for us from Bolpur station, bought water bottle form Malda town station. My mother brought dinner for us. Luchi, tarkari, misti was our dinner menu.

The toilet was clean and no smell was there. We really happy to be a part of this train. We reached the last station named New Jalpaiguri Station at about 10:20 p. M. The total distance was about 561 k. M. We enjoyed the train journey really great.

After coming out of the station i. E. New Jalpaiguri Station, we took taxi which was near roadside, it took to the Darjeeling on 1st October at about 01:10 a. M. It was another 90 k. M. Journey. We all were in dreams at the taxi. When I got up I saw our hotel Sonar Bangla in front. That is my small journey experience.
Train name (Train no): Shatabdi Express (12041)
Tickets booked:
  • 30 days prior
This train has:
  • Veg. Food
  • On-time
  • Clean toilets
Boarding Station: Kolkata Howrah Junction
 6.00/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Medical facility
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
Last Station: New Jalpaiguri
 5.00/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
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  • 6 votes

Sridhar A

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  • 3 Reviews
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Sridhar A
6.5/7
Posted Nov 22, 2014 Nov 22, 2014
Mode of Transport:Train
Booked the tickets 1 months prior. The train was right on time at Sealdah. Night travel was great. Booked 2nd AC tickets. The train was pretty neat and clean. There was no disturbance from the outsiders. Overall, the journey was quite comfortable and good.
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Train name (Train no): Darjeeling Mail (12344)
Tickets booked:
  • 30 days prior
This train has:
  • Veg. Food
  • Non-veg food
  • On-time
  • Clean toilets
Boarding Station: Kolkata Sealdah
 5.00/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
Last Station: Darjeeling
 5.50/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
Trip Includes:  Sonar Bangla Hotel
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  • 32 votes

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This is the most sensible way to reach Darjeeling from Howrah. Explore the various options to reach Darjeeling from Howrah. Just take the 630 kms long and beautiful road from Howrah to Darjeeling. Travel by railways from Howrah to Darjeeling. The most popular mode to go from Howrah to Darjeeling is by train.

Transport options from Howrah to Darjeeling

Howrah to Darjeeling By Bus: Lot of buses operate on this route at various price ranges making it very convenient for travellers. Different type of buses operate on this route like A/C Sleeper (2+1), Non A/C Sleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semi-sleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semi-sleeper. Check the availability of buses from Howrah to Darjeeling. You can hop into any of the frequently running buses going to Darjeeling from Howrah.

Howrah to Darjeeling By Train: Check the train status, schedule, timetable and availability to reach Darjeeling from Howrah Go by train to Darjeeling from Howrah to reach in 12 hours. Darjeeling is the nearest railway station.

Howrah to Darjeeling By Car: If you prefer taking the road to reach Darjeeling from Howrah, check the taxi guide here. The prices for hiring a car start at INR 5 per kilometre and varies as per your choice of the car. You will have to pay the toll extra, in addition to the fare.

Howrah to Darjeeling By Flight: Find flights from Howrah to Darjeeling, explore the availability and Book Flight tickets from Howrah to Darjeeling. A number of flights fly directly between Howrah to Darjeeling. Travel by flight takes about 1 hour. Several cab and taxi services are available outside the airport to travel from airport to other parts of Darjeeling. Bagdogra airport is the nearest airport near Darjeeling. It is about 40 kms from Bagdogra airport to Darjeeling.


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