Siliguri serves as the communication hub for northeastern states of India.
As a key trade center, the city is equipped with a well develop transport network of air, road and rail.
There is also an aerodrome located here which provides regular helicopter flights to Gangtok, Sikkim.
Siliguri has three important railway stations; Siliguri Town, Siliguri Junction and New Jalpaiguri Junction.
Siliguri is of course a good place to buy authentic Darjeeling tea.
Siliguri is an important trade center and much of a gateway to the exotic north east of India.
An extensive road network connects Siliguri to Kolkata, which is in turn linked to the rest of the country.
If you need to travel to cities like Darjeeling, Kalimpong in West Bengal and Gangtok in Sikkim, Siliguri serves as the entry point for the same.
The city has a domestic airport in Bagdogra, which is around 17 km away from the city center.