There are 4 ways to get from Howrah to Tarapith by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 14 min

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

$6 - $17

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Tarapith

$2 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Howrah to Tarapith 133.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Howrah to Tarapith 133.5 miles

$21 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kolkata and arriving at Tarapith. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Howrah and Tarapith is 179 km. The road distance is 213.7 km.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Tarapith without a car is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Howrah to Tarapith, including transfers.

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Howrah to Tarapith bus services, operated by SBSTC, depart from Kolkata station.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Tarapith is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h.

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Howrah to Tarapith bus services, operated by SBSTC, arrive at Tarapith station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Howrah to Tarapith is 214 km. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Howrah to Tarapith.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Tarapith. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Howrah to Tarapith.
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  • Distance: 112.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Howrah to Tarapith every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, SBSTC operates a bus from Howrah to Tarapith once daily. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 8 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkata to Tarapith
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Howrah to Tarapith
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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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