There are 5 ways to get from Howrah to Dumka by train, taxi, bus or car

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

Train, taxi  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Rampur Hat (RPH) Saraighat Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Rampur Hat (RPH) to Dumka

$19 - $33

4 alternative options

Train, taxi via Siuri (SURI)  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Siuri (SURI) Hool Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Siuri (SURI) to Dumka

$21 - $36

Bus, taxi  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the Bus from Garia to Asansol
  2. Take a taxi from Asansol to Dumka

$23 - $28

Taxi  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Howrah to Dumka 160.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Howrah to Dumka 160.7 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Howrah, India and Dumka, Jharkhand, India?

There is no direct connection from Howrah to Dumka. However, you can take the train to Rampur Hat (RPH) then take the taxi to Dumka. Alternatively, you can take the train to Siuri (SURI) then take the taxi to Dumka.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Rampur Hat (RPH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Siuri (SURI)
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Garia to Asansol
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Rampur Hat (RPH) to Dumka
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$15 - $18

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Howrah and Dumka is 217 km. The road distance is 257 km.

The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Dumka is to Bus and taxi which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,000 and takes 9 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Howrah to Dumka is to taxi which takes 3 h 49 min and costs ₹4,300 - ₹5,500.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from Howrah to Dumka, including transfers.