At a distance of about 8 km from Siliguri lies the closest railway station which is known as the New Jalpaiguri railhead. Different cities, such as New Delhi and Mumbai, are linked with this station by frequent rail service. A large number of cities which lie in the proximity are also well connected to this railhead. Tourists can also reach the city with the help of Siliguri Town railway station, which is located at a small distance of 3 km from the heart of the city. Trains such as Mahananda Express, Kanchankanya Express, Jhajha Dbrg Express and various others help the tourists to enjoy their journey in a comfortable manner.
Some people prefer to travel by air in order to save upon their time. So if you are also planning to go by air then you can easily do so, as the city of Siliguri has its own air terminal, known as Bagdogra airport. Regular flights are available for the tourists travelling from Guwahati, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai and New Delhi. From the airport, travelers can hire a taxi to reach their chosen destination.
Regular bus services provided by The West Bengal State Road Transport Cooperation (WBSRTC), as well as private operators connect all the nearby cities with Siliguri. Tourists travelling from Kolkata, Lucknow, Kanpur, Biratnagar, Naogaon and Pratapganj can reach the city easily. If you are planning to visit the town of Siliguri with your family or friends, then plan a trip by road as it allows you to catch some fascinating views along the way.