There are 4 ways to get from Balasore to Kolkata by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Balasore (BLS) to Howrah Junction (HWH) Bbs Jan Shatabd / ...

$4 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Baleshwar to Kolkata

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Balasore to Kolkata 152.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Balasore to Kolkata 152.9 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Balasore, India and Kolkata, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Balasore to Kolkata every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Balasore to Kolkata twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Balasore to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Balasore and Kolkata is 189 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Balasore to Kolkata is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Balasore to Kolkata is to taxi which takes 3 h 27 min and costs ₹4,100 - ₹4,900.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Balasore (BLS) and arriving at Howrah Junction (HWH). Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Baleshwar and arriving at Kolkata. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

The train from Balasore (BLS) to Howrah Junction (HWH) takes 3 h 36 min including transfers and departs every three hours.