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

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

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

$4 - $15

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

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

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Balasore 152.3 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Balasore 152.3 miles

$24 - $40

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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 two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 9 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 best way to get from Kolkata to Balasore without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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The train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Balasore (BLS) takes 3 h 9 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Kolkata to Balasore bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Kolkata(Esplanade) station.

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Kolkata to Balasore train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Howrah Junction (HWH) station.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Balasore is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 30 min.

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Kolkata to Balasore bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Baleshwar station.

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Kolkata to Balasore train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Balasore (BLS) station.

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  • Distance: 118.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Balasore every 2 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kolkata to Balasore once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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Taxi from Kolkata to Balasore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Balasore is 244 km. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Kolkata to Balasore.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Balasore. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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