The best way of travelling to Mirik is by bus, which runs regularly from all the major towns in West Bengal. The nearest airport is the Bagdogra Airport and the nearest railway station is the New Jalpaiguri Railway Station. From both the places, taxis can be hired to reach Mirik.
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How to reach Mirik by flight
Nearest airport to Mirik is Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri which at a road distance of 47 km. It is a domestic airport which has regular flights from all places in India.
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How to reach Mirik by road
Mirik is well connected with nearby cities like Darjeeling, Siliguri and Kurseong by road, where Siliguri is well-connected rest of India by road, rail and air. This makes Mirik easily accessible. Taxis, private cars, shared jeeps and tourist mini coaches are the common vehicles to reach Mirik from Darjeeling, Kurseong, Siliguri and also from Bagdogra airport and New Jalpaiguri railway station.
How to reach Mirik by train
New Jalpaiguri is the nearest railway station to Mirik, which is well connected with all major cities in India by rail. It is distanced at around 56 km from Mirik and easily accessible by road.
Local transport in Mirik
Intra city transport is largely done in tourist cars and small vehicles including rickshaws and three wheelers run by local people. Although local transport is easy to find, it is preffered to arrange for tour guides and cars. Most of the hotels provide this facility.