There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Balasore by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Balasore (BLS) Howrah-Chennai Coromandal / ...

$4 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata(Esplanade) to Baleshwar

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Balasore 152.3 miles

$55 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Balasore 152.3 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Balasore is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Balasore is to train which costs ₹290 - ₹1,100 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Balasore is 189 km. The road distance is 243.7 km.

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The train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Balasore (BLS) takes 3 h 8 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kolkata(Esplanade) and arriving at Baleshwar. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction (HWH) and arriving at Balasore (BLS). Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Balasore every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kolkata to Balasore once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Balasore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75
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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