There are 5 ways to get from Howrah to Patna by plane, 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

Fly  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Patna (PAT) CCU - PAT

$32 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Patna

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Patna Junction (PNBE) Vibhuti Exp / ...

$10 - $21

Taxi  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Howrah to Patna 358.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Howrah to Patna 358.1 miles

$55 - $85

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

IndiGo Airlines, GoAir and Spicejet fly from Howrah to Patna 5 times a day. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Howrah to Patna 5 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $21 and the journey takes 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Howrah to Patna
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Howrah to Patna?

The distance between Howrah and Patna is 466 km. The road distance is 573 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Howrah to Patna?

The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Patna is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹900 and takes 13 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Howrah to Patna?

The quickest way to get from Howrah to Patna is to fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs ₹2,100 - ₹12,000.

Is there a direct train between Howrah and Patna?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction (HWH) and arriving at Patna Junction (PNBE). Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Howrah and Patna?

No, there is no direct bus from Howrah to Patna. However, there are services departing from Howrah and arriving at Patna via Kolkata. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Howrah to Patna?

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Howrah to Patna, including transfers.