An urban speck at the foot of Himalayas
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Map link for Siliguri
Bengali, Hindi, Nepali
1 Days
October to February
Bagdogra Airport
18℃ to 22℃

How to reach Siliguri

Siliguri is one of the major tourist destinations in West Bengal so it has a well-connected transportation system. There are regular buses and trains connecting major cities around the country. The Bagdogra Airport can also provide airline connection to the rest of the country.

How to Reach Siliguri by Flight

The nearest domestic airport is at Bagdogra, nearly 5 km from the city. This airport has regular flights to cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Guwahati, and Kolkata. The airport is only a 5-minute drive from the city and cabs can be hired from here.

How to Reach Siliguri by Train

The new Jalpaiguri station is the nearest railway station, about 8 km from the city. There are trains connecting main cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai etc. and also other major tourist destinations nearby.

How to Reach Siliguri by Bus

The state buses (WBSRTC) and private buses run regularly between the major cities and Siliguri.

How to Reach Siliguri by Road

Siliguri being a chicken neck corridor for the East Indian states has well-developed road networks. The National high ways and state highways passing through the city make it easily accessible. SH-7 and NH-34 connect it with places near Kolkata and the NH-31 connects to Jalpaiguri.

How to travel within Siliguri

The State and private buses are available to travel within the city or even to nearby tourist destinations. For smaller distances, one can rely on rickshaws and cabs. Rentable vehicles are also available to get around easily.