There are 6 ways to get from Howrah to Ekachakra by train, bus, taxi 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  •  3 h 46 min

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

$8 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Tarapith

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Train via Mallarpur (MLV)  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Mallarpur (MLV) Hwh Mldt Int Exp / ...

$8 - $20

Train via Barddhaman (BWN)  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bally to Barddhaman Junction Hwh Bwn Chord / ...
  2. Take the train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Rampur Hat (RPH) Hwh Rph Exp / ...

$7 - $21

Taxi  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Howrah to Ekachakra 129.1 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Howrah to Ekachakra 129.1 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Ekachakra is to bus which costs ₹350 - ₹500 and takes 9 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Ekachakra is to train which costs ₹500 - ₹1,500 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Howrah and Ekachakra is 172 km. The road distance is 206.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Howrah to Ekachakra, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Howrah, India and Ekachakra, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Howrah to Ekachakra every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, SBSTC operates a bus from Howrah to Ekachakra once daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 h.

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 Mallarpur (MLV)
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Rampur Hat (RPH)
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Phone
+913322203535
Website
er.indianrailways.gov.in
Train from Bally to Barddhaman Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kolkatalocaltrain.info
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkata to Tarapith
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Howrah to Ekachakra
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Mega Cabs
Phone
+91 33 4141 4141
Website
megacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 80 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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