Bhutan Distance & Average Driving Time

Mode of transportation within Bhutan is prominently by motor vehicle. Domestic air services connecting Eastern, Central and Southern Bhutan is just introduced in 2012 which is in an initial phase of itsĀ development in terms of infrastructure and hence is yet to confirm its established service. As of now, land transportation is the most reliable mode and are well maintained and linked to most parts of the country. Due to mountainous terrain and winding roads, average driving speed is restricted to not more than 40 kilometer per hour.

From To

Distance(in Kms)

Driving Time(approx)

Thimphu Paro 65 1 hr 15mins
Thimphu Phuentsholing 176 5 Hrs.
Thimphu Wangduephodrang/Punakha 77 3 Hrs.
Punakha Wangduephodrang 17 40 mins
Wangduephodrang Trongsa 129 4 hrs.30mins
Trongsa Bumthang 68 2 hrs.30mins
Bumthang Mongar 198 7 Hrs.
Mongar Trashigang 91 4 Hrs.
Trashigang Chorten Kora/Trashiyangtse 52 1 hr.20mins
Trashigang Samdrup Jongkhar 180 6 Hrs.
Samdrup Jongkhar Guwahati (India) 110 3 Hrs.
Samdrup Jongkhar Phuentsholing 380 9 hrs.30mins
Phuentsholing Bagdogra 170 4 Hrs.


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