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

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Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction to Chandan Nagar Hwh Bdc Local / ...

$1

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Chandannagar 25.5 miles

$10 - $12

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Chandannagar 25.5 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Chandannagar is to train which costs ₹9 and takes 43 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction and arriving at Chandan Nagar. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Chandannagar is 33 km. The road distance is 40.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Chandannagar without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs ₹9.

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The train from Howrah Junction to Chandan Nagar takes 43 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Kolkata to Chandannagar train services, operated by Kolkata Suburban Railway, depart from Howrah Junction station.

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Kolkata to Chandannagar train services, operated by Kolkata Suburban Railway, arrive at Chandan Nagar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Chandannagar is 41 km. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Kolkata to Chandannagar.

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There are three+ hotels available in Chandannagar. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Chandannagar.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

Kolkata Suburban Railway operates a train from Kolkata to Chandannagar every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Phone
+913322203535
Website
er.indianrailways.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction to Chandan Nagar
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kolkatalocaltrain.info
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Chandannagar
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$10 - $12
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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