There is no dedicated local bus service in Darjeeling. Most of the tourists avail the services of intercity buses passing through the town.
Cabs and taxis are the most popular mode of transport within Darjeeling. These vehicles are owned by private organisations which offer various types of vehicles ranging from SUVs to jeeps, offered on both single sharing and multi-sharing basis.
There are many private companies in Darjeeling offering cars for rent. Clear Car Rental, which is famous all over the country, is also popular in the town. For motorbike enthusiasts, there are a number of bike rental companies that provide bikes on rent to tourists.
Metro trains do not ply in Darjeeling.
There are no local trains in Darjeeling. But one can enjoy the joy ride on toy train which comes under DHR (Darjeeling Himalayan Railway) from Darjeeling to Ghum.
Darjeeling offers a number of treks for enthusiastic adventurers. The vast stretches of mountains make for thrilling trekking routes. Some of the popular routes are Sandakphu and Singalila Trek, Phalut Trek and many more.
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