Before getting to the main topic, which is the transportation mode for how to reach cable car ride in Darjeeling, it is better to know some facts about the location. This will help you in order to find the best and easiest transportation mode, as well as the most comfortable one according to your choice.
Cable car ride is located in Singamari Bazaar, which is only 3 km from Darjeeling town. The duration of the cable car ride is 45 minutes for the round trip. There are 16 cable cars attached to the cable and it has five stops along the way. You can choose to get off the ride on every station and enjoy the scenery and the food they offer at every stop.
It is interesting, isn’t it?
Why won’t you just grab your ticket and go for this attraction now?
Here is the information on transportation mode to enjoy this attraction.
There is only one airport that connects Darjeeling to all domestic destinations in India that is Bagdogra Airport. If you come from outside India, you would have to transit in Mumbai International airport and continue your trip to Bagdogra. It will only take a few hours. You can continue using another transporter mode as soon as you arrive at the airport.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railways manage railway station in Darjeeling. The nearest station in Darjeeling is at New Jalpaiguri. It is 62 km from Darjeeling town. It connects Darjeeling to other big cities such as Kolkata, Delhi, Guwahati, Chennai, Mumbai, and Bangalore. If you want to enjoy the view during your journey, commuting by train is the best transportation mode you can have.
The regular bus route is from Siliguri, which is 70 km away from Darjeeling. This mode is quite slow but very economical. Some bus services are also available from Kurseong Dan Kalimpong, which is 31 km and 50 km away. If you are truly an adventurer, this is the best transportation mode for you. If you want to be more practical, you can go to Singamari Bazaar from Darjeeling town by taxi. It is much faster and very practical.