How To Visit In Gangtok And Its Transportation System

How to Travel In Gantok and Around The Gangtok City

Gangtok Transport System

The city can be travelled through various vehicles that will not only offer you a perfect ride but also a lovely sightseeing. The city can be travelled throughout the year. This major and most famous tourist destination of Sikkim is one interesting place where you can easily commute around. Vehicles are as follows:

---- By Taxi ----

They are convenient vehicles that can be caught anywhere in Gangtok. The cost of Taxis is between Rs. 100 – Rs. 200. They are an easy mode which can be hired and you can travel around the city comfortably. Carry change to give driver. They are not so expensive and a superb sightseeing can be done.

---- By Bus ----

Buses in Gangtok are very useful mode of transport that will carry you and will give you a perfect sightseeing in cheap rates. What will be ausom than this ride? This ride is hired by maximum visitors and sometimes is overcrowded. It requires Rs. 3 to Rs. 5 for per person. An option of mini bus will also be available in Gangtok.

---- By Shared Jeeps ----

Shared jeeps can also be hired. The availability of shared jeeps can be seen in city with budgeted economical rates that is Rs. 20 to Rs. 30 according to the distance.

How To Reach Gangtok

---- Gangtok Airport ----

The nearest airport of Gangtok is Bagdogra which is situated about 124 km away from Gangtok is well connected to many other parts of city and state Sikkim.

---- Gangtok Railway Station ----

The closest railway station is situated at Jalpaiguri at a distance of 148 km away from Gangtok city.