|Hyderabad to Gangtok Road Distance||2,135 km|
|Hyderabad to Gangtok Aerial Distance||1,518 km|
|Hyderabad to Gangtok Travel Time||1 day 14 hours|
The Preferred Way of Travelling to Gangtok from Hyderabad
The most accessible way to reach Gangtok from Hyderabad is a combination of a flight or train trip and a bus or car ride. One of the preferred ways to fulfill this trip is to board a flight to Bagdogra and board a train, bus or cab to reach Gangtok City.
|1. Hyderabad to Gangtok - Via Bagdogra|
|2. Hyderabad to Gangtok - Via Kolkata|
|3. Popular Routes to Gangtok|
|4. Popular Routes from Hyderabad|
|5. Places to Visit in Gangtok|
|6. Hotels in Gangtok|
Available FlightsIndiGo offers non-stop flights between Hyderabad and Bagdogra, while other airlines such as SpiceJet and GoAir offer connecting flights to their travellers.
Approximate Time TakenIf you travel by IndiGo, you will complete your journey in around 2 hours and 20 minutes. The time taken by other connecting flights depends on the airline that you choose, and the time can range from anything between 5 to 7 hours, and even more.
Approximate FareFares for flights on this route start at INR 5,000 if booked well in advance, and can go up to INR 10,000 for a one-way trip.
Route from Bagdogra to GangtokTravellers on this route take the following way to reach their final destination in Gangtok:
Approximate Time TakenA car ride to Gangtok from Bagdogra takes around 4-5 hours, depending on the number of halts enroute.
Approximate FareFrom Bagdogra to Gangtok, a small taxi will cost you around INR 2800, while for larger cabs; the ticket may go up to INR 3300. For a shared jeep, the fare is INR 250 per person, and this option is economical and feasible for solo travellers.
Road ConditionsThe roads on this road are only decent enough, but at multiple places, you will encounter numerous potholes and narrow stretches. Landslides also create traffic jams often, and traffic on this route does not move very fast.
Possible Pit Stops EnrouteSome famous tourist destinations and attractions where travellers like to halt at include the Coronation Bridge, Namchi, Rumtek monastery, Tsomgo Lake, Lachung and Yumthang.
Travel Advise About Travelling to Gangtok by Taxi
Boarding Points in BagdograTravellers can board a bus from the Siliguri Bus Terminal, which is close to the Tenzing Norgay Central Bus Terminal on the Hill Cart Road.
De-boarding Points in GangtokBuses stop at either of the two bus stations in Gangtok: the SNT Bus Stand at Deorali, which is 2 kilometres below the Gangtok town centre, or at the central SNT bus station in Gangtok, which is located on the Paljor Stadium Road, close to MG Marg.
Bus TimingsThere are daily bus services from the SNT Siliguri Bus Terminal at 1-hour intervals, with the first bus leaving at 8:30 AM and the last bus leaving for Gangtok at 3:30 PM
Approximate FareFares for buses on this route are around INR 150 per person for a one-way ride.
The Preferred Mode of Transportation from the Bus StandFrom the bus stop, you can hire a private or shared taxi to reach your hotel in Gangtok.
Timings and Duration of the Helicopter RideFrom Bagdogra, the helicopter flight will take you around 35 minutes to reach Gangtok, and the helicopter that flies to Gangtok starts its journey at 2:30 PM every day.
Helicopter Fare from Bagdogra to GangtokThe per-person fare for a one-way helicopter ride on this route in INR 3500.
Luggage Limit and Other Travel Constraints1. If you want to travel by helicopter, you will have to travel light, because only 10 kgs of luggage are allowed per person. Hand luggage is not permitted (except purses and laptops) is not allowed on the helicopter. Extra baggage is not permitted even at an additional cost. Thus, you will have to transport your luggage to your hotel via taxi, while you ride in a helicopter.
Reaching the Final Destination from the HelipadThe helipad where the helicopters land is only a short taxi ride away from the town. Thus, you can hire a shared/private taxi to reach your hotel.
Available FlightsAirlines such as GoAir, AirAsia, SpiceJet, Indigo and AirIndia offer direct flights between Hyderabad and Kolkata. Other airlines such as Vistara and Jet Airways offer connecting flights between the two locations.
Approximate Time TakenThe estimated time taken to reach Kolkata from Hyderabad via flight is around 2 hours and 10 minutes.
Approximate FareFares for flights on this route start from INR 2500 per person for a one-way trip and can go up to INR 5600. These fares are tentative and are subject to change depending on other factors.
|Important Routes||Time Taken||Distance|
|Kolkata to Gangtok||15 hours 16 mins||671 km|
|Delhi to Gangtok||1 day 3 hours||1,598 km|
|Hyderabad to Gangtok||1 day 14 hours||2,135 km|
|Chennai to Gangtok||1 day 17 hours||2,316 km|
|Bangalore to Gangtok||1 day 21 hours||2,524 km|
|Mumbai to Gangtok||1 day 17 hours||2,460 km|
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|Hyderabad to Bangalore||8 hours 1 min||569 km|
|Hyderabad to Ooty||13 hours 40 mins||847 km|
|Hyderabad to Coorg||12 hours 38 mins||819 km|
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