The nearest airport to the city is Bagdogra in Siliguri, almost 50 km away from Kalimpong. The nearest railhead is New Jalpaiguri, which is well connected to cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata.

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How to Reach Kalimpong by Flight

Kalimpong does not have its own airport. The nearest airport is Bagdogra airport in Siliguri. On reaching the airport, you can hire a taxi to get to Kalimpong, which will take you around 2 hours.

Nearest Airport: BAGDOGRA - 43 kms from Kalimpong

Tentative return flight prices to Bagdogra from major cities in India:

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Starting City Return price (approximate)
Mumbai ₹ 13,028 Non-stop Check
New Delhi ₹ 6,374 Non-stop Check
Bengaluru ₹ 8,795 Non-stop Check
Chennai ₹ 11,630 Non-stop Check
Hyderabad ₹ 9,384 Check
Kolkata ₹ 5,488 Non-stop Check
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How to Reach Kalimpong by Road

There are regular buses to Kalimpong from cities like Gangtok and Siliguri. Alternatively, you can also drive down to Kalimpong from nearby cities like Siliguri, Darjeeling and Kurseong. The road network is quite good with a stunning view of the mountains.

How to Reach Kalimpong by Train

The nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri, 72 km from the main town. It connects all the major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Cochin, Chennai, etc.

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Local Transport in Kalimpong

Buses, cars, trains and ferries are common modes of transport in Kalimpong. Jeeps can also be hired on a daily basis.

Most Frequently Searched Routes to Kalimpong

Route Name Distance Time
Siliguri to Kalimpong 67.1 km 2 hours 15 mins
Kolkata to Kalimpong 623 km 13 hours 57 mins
Delhi to Kalimpong 1,551 km 1 day 2 hours
Mumbai to Kalimpong 2,412 km 1 day 15 hours

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