There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Burnpur by 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

Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Hwh Dli Klk Mai / ...

$6 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus via Nagtala  •  7 h 59 min

$2 - $3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 8 min

$4

Bus #2  •  8 h 48 min

$7 - $8

Taxi  •  3 h 6 min

  1. 133.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. 133.6 miles

$21 - $35

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Burnpur hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, SBSTC operates a bus from Kolkata to Burnpur every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 7 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Garia to Asansol
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Bus from Kolkata to Burnpur
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Bus from Karunamoyee to Asansol
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Burnpur
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

The distance between Kolkata and Burnpur is 190 km. The road distance is 214 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Burnpur is to bus which costs ₹140 - ₹220 and takes 7 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Burnpur is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs ₹390 - ₹1,300.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Kolkata to Burnpur, including transfers.