Road Trip from Raiganj to Darjeeling

Raiganj is considered as an important gateway to north Bengal. If you are residing in and around Raiganj or are planning to take a halt at Raiganj before heading towards Darjeeling, the marvelous hill station of West Bengal, then you can have an enjoyable road journey from Raiganj to Darjeeling. The distance between Raiganj and Darjeeling is about 214 KM and the total time taken to cover the distance is about 5 hours 30 minutes. As Darjeeling has lots of spectacular places to visit so it is better that you keep one or two spare days to enjoy your Darjeeling Excursion. As you will have to travel through hilly areas during this road journey, you better start your journey early in the morning from Raiganj. Check for sufficient fuel, emergency medicines and do not forget to carry dry food and enough water for the road. It is also important to know important contact persons and phone numbers that you may need on the way.

Raiganj to Darjeeling 

by Road

Road Route from Raiganj to Darjeeling

Raiganj to Darjeeling road journey is covered via National Highway No. 34. To get onto National Highway No. 34, you have to head towards north and take two left turn. First left turn has to be taken after 0.6 KM and again the second left turn has to be taken after another 0.6 KM. Now it is time to take slight right turn. You will have to take another left turn to get onto NH 34. You will pass by Kulik Watchtower that is located on the right about 800 M away. After driving for some time, you have to take two right turns. The first right turn has to be taken after covering around 17 KM distance and again the second right turn has to be taken after covering another 17 KM. after driving in the slight right direction you will get onto Shahpur – Goagaon Road.

Darjeeling from 

Raiganj

You will drive for some time and then take slight right turn to remain on the Partial Toll Road. You will now pass by Islampur Police Station that is located on the left side of the road about 11 KM away. After driving for about 2 hours you will take slight right turn to remain on the National Highway 31 or 31C. You will now pass by Indian Oil Petrol Pump and a Temple of Lord Shiva on the left side of the road. You will have to take a left turn after 7 Km and you will get onto Khaprail Road or Volka Alipurduar Road. While driving on this road for about 12 KM you will pass by Hotel Dolphin that is located on the right side of the road.  You will have to take a right turn to get on to Rohini Road. You will get a temple of Lord Shiva on the left side of the road at a distance of about 7 KM. Now you will merge into another National Highway, NH 55. You will pass by Kurseong Fire Brigade that is on the left side of the road. The next road you will take is the Tenzing Norgay Road from where your final destination is very near.

 
Arriving 

Darjeeling

To get onto Tenzing Norgay Road, you will have to take right turn from NH 55 after driving for about an hour. Then you will have to take Jalapahar Road by taking a left turn. Drive for about 2 KM and continue of the same road. You will have to drive for short time on the Jayal Road and after taking two right turns, a left turn and again a right turn; you will be able to continue driving on Gandhi Road. After driving for another 100m, you will reach your destination.  You will get plenty of accommodation on the Gandhi Road or around Gandhi Road in Darjeeling so park your vehicle and get your booking done. If you have already got your accommodations booked earlier then it is time to get freshen up and have some delicious food.

Eateries on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling

While you are driving from Raiganj to Darjeeling, you would definitely have some light breakfast or meal on the way. A hot cup of tea or coffee in between would energize you for the rest of your journey. Find here the information about eateries on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling.

 Eateries on the way from 

Raiganj to Darjeeling


Maruti Restaurants
Address:

NH 31, Chordhappa
W Bengal – 733208

Alam’s Dhaba
Address:

Balichuka Paschim
West Bengal

Café Delight
Address:

Monalisha Market Complex
NH – 34
Shibdange Para West
Islampur
West Bengal – 733202
Phone No.: 8972 692 974

KFC
Address:

NFC 31
Uttorayon Twp
Siliguri
West Bengal – 734010
Phone No.: 0353 257 1120

Labin’s Restaurant
Address:

Volka Alipurduar Road
Peshok Tea Garden
West Bengal – 734222

Tamu Restaurant
Address:

Volka Alipurduar Road
Peshok Tea Garden
West Bengal – 734222

Aastha Hotel and Restaurant
Address:

Hill Cart Road
Kurseong
West Bengal – 734203
Phone No.: 9832 016 720

Maya Restaurant
Address:

Hill Cart Road
Kurseong
West Bengal – 734203

Rohini Restaurant and Bar
Address:

Ground Floor
Rohini Road
West Bengal

Keventers
Address:

Hill Cart Road
Chauk Bazaar
Darjeeling
West Bengal – 734101

Amigos
Address:

Chauk Bazar
Darjeeling
West Bengal

Khana Khazana
Address:

Chauk Bazaar
Darjeeling
West Bengal

Accommodations in Darjeeling

Whether you are coming to Darjeeling from Raiganj on a weekend or for a short vacation anytime in the year, you can enjoy the place and its surrounding provided you have a comfortable and affordable accommodation. Find here details about some accommodations in Darjeeling.

Accommodation in 

Darjeeling


Viramma Villa
Address:

Jalapahar Road
Near TV Tower
Tunsung Basti
Darjeeling
West Bengal – 734101
Phone No.: 0353 251 2222

Sinclairs Darjeeling
Address:

18/1 Gandhi Road
Limbugaon
Darjeeling
West Bengal – 734101
Phone No.: 0354 225 6431

Dekeling Resort
Address:

Hawk’s Nest
2 A.J.C Bose Road
Near Alpine School
Jalapahar
Darjeeling
West Bengal – 734101
Phone No.: 9679 734 048

Tourist Information Centers
Tourist information centers will provide you needed information about accommodations and tour packages in Darjeeling and around. Find here information about tourist information centers that you can contact.

Tourist Information Center
Address:

Pradhan Nagar
Opposite Mainak Tourist Lodge
Hill Cart Road
Siliguri
Phone No.: 9434 007 080

Tourist Information Center GTA
Address:

Laden-La-Road
Phone No.: 0354 225 6683

Tourist Information Center
Address:

1, Nehru Road
Darjeeling
Phone No.: 0354 225 4050

Police Stations on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling

It is better to have information about police stations that fall on the way while you drive from Raigang to Darjeeling so that in case of any accident or other emergency you can get immediate help.

 Islampur Police Station
Address:

NH – 31,
Tehsil Office Premises,
Kacheri Road
Khudirampally
Islampur
West Bengal – 733202
Phone No.: 03526 255 004

Kurseong Police Station
Address:

Pankhabari Road
West Bengal – 734203

Sonada Police Station
Address:

Dara Gaon Road
Sonada

Hospitals on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling

Hospital is an emergency service that you may need while you are traveling from one place to other. Find here the information about hospitals that you get on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling. 

Kurseong Hospital
Address:

Kurseong
West Bengal

Eden Hospital
Address:

Chauk Bazaar
Darjeeling
West Bengal

Jorebunglow Primary Health Care centre
Address:

3rd Mile Road
State Highway No. 12
West Bengal - 734102

Medicine Shops on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling

Find here information about medicine shops and pharmacies on the way from Raiganj to Darjeeling. You may need to buy medicines

Adhikari Medical Hall
Address:

Khaprail More
Matigara
Siliguri – 734010
Phone No.: 0353 257 1028

Sunayan Pharmaceuticals
Address:

Sisir Bhaduri Sarani
Khudiram Palli
Siliguri
Phone No.: 9832 066 171

Car Rental Services

To travel from Raiganj to Darjeeling and to enjoy the local sightseeing in and around Darjeeling, you may need car rental services so find here the information about reliable car rental services.

India Luxury Car
Email Id:
info@indialuxurycar.com
Phone No.: 9999 936 055

My Taxi India
Email Id:
booking@mytaxiindia.com
Phone No.: 9811 684 348

Clear Car Rental
Phone No.:
8888 855 220
Website: www.clearcarrental.com/darjeeling

Enjoy your Road Trip from Raiganj to Darjeeling!!!!!

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