How to Reach Gangtok

HOW TO GET TO GANGTOK

  • Train: The closest railway station is 124km away. You will be able to find taxis from to reach Gangtok from the New Jalpaiguri station.
  • Air: Bagdogra airport is the closest airport. There are others in the vicinity too but the best way to reach Gangtok is by taxi after landing on Bagdogra Airport.

HOW TO GET AROUND GANGTOK

  • Rented Tourist Vehicle: Tourism being a huge industry the best way to travel is to hire a tourist vehicle. This will give you a lot of flexibility. You can walk to the places nearby.
  • Public Transport: Public Transport isn’t frequently used.  There is a bus system but it isn’t used by the tourists and you won’t be able to find buses to all the places of interest.