There are 3 ways to get from Kolkata to Chandannagar by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah Station to Shyamnagar SDAH NH Local / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Chandannagar 25.5 miles

$10 - $13

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Chandannagar 25.5 miles

$4 - $6

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

Kolkata Suburban Railway operates a train from Kolkata to Chandannagar every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Phone
+913322203535
Website
er.indianrailways.gov.in
Train from Sealdah Station to Shyamnagar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kolkatalocaltrain.info
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Chandannagar
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
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 Chandannagar is 33 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Chandannagar is to train which costs ₹9 and takes 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Chandannagar is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs ₹700 - ₹900.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sealdah Station and arriving at Shyamnagar. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

The train from Sealdah Station to Shyamnagar takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.