There are 8 ways to get from Howrah to China by plane, train, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Chengdu  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Chengdu (CTU) CCU - CTU

$283 - $703

Cheapest option

Train, drive, bus  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
  2. Drive from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Yadong Xian
  3. Take the bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
  4. Take the train from Lhasa to Shanghai

$104 - $153

6 alternative options

Fly to Wuhan  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Wuhan (WUH) CCU - WUH

$242 - $463

Fly to Guangzhou Baiyun  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) CCU - CAN

$213 - $657

Fly to Shenzhen  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Shenzhen (SZX) CCU - SZX

$232 - $653

Fly to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  11 h

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) CCU - SHA

$282 - $952

Fly to Hong Kong, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Hong Kong (HKG) CCU - HKG
  2. Take the train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station

$222 - $781

Drive  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Drive from Howrah to Shanghai 3198.2 miles

$500 - $750

Questions & Answers

The distance between Howrah and China is 2128 km. The road distance is 5117 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 52 min to get from Howrah to China, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kolkata Airport to Chengdu Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Howrah to China is 5117 km. It takes approximately 2 days 13 h to drive from Howrah to China.

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Bhutan Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, IndiGo Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Chengdu Airport.

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Map of how to get from Howrah to China.
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  • Distance: 1329.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 52 min

What companies run services between Howrah, India and China?

China Eastern Airlines, Cathay Dragon and five other airlines fly from Howrah to Chengdu every 2 hours.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Kunming, Dali
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Kunming, Dali
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Kunming, Zhanjiang
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Kunming, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Kunming, Yibin
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Kunming
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Kunming, Luxi
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming, Wuhan
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming, Xiamen
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming, Chongqing
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Kunming, Xi An
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Yangon
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Hong Kong via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Kolkata to Shanghai Hongqiao via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Kolkata to Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Kolkata to Chengdu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Guangzhou Baiyun via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Wuhan via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $460
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Shenzhen via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from West Kowloon Station to Futian Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $13
1st Class Seat
$15 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lhasa to Shanghai
Ave. Duration
46 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$45 - $70
Hard Sleeper
$110 - $130
Soft Sleeper
$170 - $220
Bus operators
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
qichezhan.net

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