How to reach us
Now Sikkim has a Pakyong Airport, about 33 km from Gangtok. The other popular Airport is Bagdogra airport of West Bengal which is only 124 km away from Gangtok. At the airport, you will need to hire a taxi to travel by road to Gangtok. The road trip from Bagdogra to Gangtok is a roughly 4-hour journey.
Prepaid taxis are available at the airport, but we can arrange your airport pick up. In order to avoid any inconvenience, it is better we arrange your pick up. Your safety is our priority.
By plane: There are daily flights from important Indian cities such as Kolkatta, Delhi etc to Bagdogra. Druk Air flies twice weekly from Bangkok. Bhutan to Bagdogra is biweekly.
By train: Nearest railway stations are Siliguri and New Jalpaiguri. You should be able to get prepaid taxis to Gangtok.
Sikkim Helicopter Service: Sikkim Tourism operates five seater Helicopter services daily from Bagdogra to Gangtok and Gangtok to Bagdogra. Flight duration is 35 mins. Service is reliable but subject to weather conditions and availability. In case of flights canceled, you will get a full refund, either in Gangtok itself or head office. The ride needs to be booked in advance, through Sikkim tourism, helicopter service. Phones/03592 203960 and 03592 209031 . Bagdogra to Gangtok at 2.30 pm. Gangtok to Bagdogra 11.am. Costs Rs 3500. 22 inches of luggage allowed with the total weight of 10 kgs. No deviation.Infants under the age of 2 yrs/Fare-Rs 550. Above 2 years is subject to full adult fare.