There are 3 ways to get from Kolkata to Chilika Lake by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly, travel  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bhubaneswar (BBI) CCU - BBI
  2. Travel from Bhubaneswar to Chilika Lake

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Balugan (BALU) Scl - Tvc Exp / ...

$9 - $19

1 alternative option

Bus, travel  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Puri
  2. Travel from Puri to Chilika Lake

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The distance between Kolkata and Chilika Lake is 447 km.

The best way to get from Kolkata to Chilika Lake without a car is to train which takes 8 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Kolkata to Chilika Lake, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Bhubaneswar Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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GoAir, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Bhubaneswar Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Chilika Lake. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Chilika Lake.
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  • Distance: 279.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Chilika Lake, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Chilika Lake 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators

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