There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Amarkantak by train, car or plane

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  •  13 h 34 min

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$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Train via Santragachi Junction (SRC)  •  14 h 57 min

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$19 - $29

4 alternative options

Drive  •  13 h 17 min

  1. 581.6 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Raipur, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. CCU - RPR

$65 - $315

Fly to Jabalpur, train  •  10 h 40 min

  1. CCU - JLR

$98 - $438

Fly to Varanasi, train  •  15 h 27 min

  1. CCU - VNS

$85 - $192

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Amarkantak, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Amarkantak once a week. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 13 h 8 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Raipur
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kolkata to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Jabalpur
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Shalimar (SHM) to Pendra Road (PND)
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Santragachi Junction (SRC) to Pendra Road (PND)
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raipur Junction (R) to Pendra Road (PND)
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jabalpur (JBP) to Pendra Road (PND)
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Phulpur (PLP) to Pendra Road (PND)
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Amarkantak is 678 km. The road distance is 931 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Amarkantak is to train which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,000 and takes 13 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Amarkantak is to fly and train which takes 8 h 28 min and costs ₹4,400 - ₹22,000.

It takes approximately 13 h 34 min to get from Kolkata to Amarkantak, including transfers.