There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or plane

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  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to New Farakka Junction (NFK) Saraighat Exp / ...

$5 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus, night train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkatta to Burdwan
  2. Take the night train from Barddhaman (BWN) to New Farakka Junction (NFK) Gour Exp / ...

$4 - $17

4 alternative options

Night train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Sealdah (SDAH) to New Farakka Junction (NFK) Uttar Banga Exp / ...

$5 - $17

Taxi  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township 182 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township 182 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Rajshahi (RJH) CCU - RJH
  2. Drive from Rajshahi to Farakka Barrage Township

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township is to bus and night train which costs ₹280 - ₹1,200 and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township is to taxi which costs ₹4,800 - ₹6,000 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Farakka Barrage Township is 253 km. The road distance is 291.1 km.

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The train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to New Farakka Junction (NFK) takes 4 h 53 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction (HWH) and arriving at New Farakka Junction (NFK). Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Farakka Barrage Township, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township 4 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 53 min.

Airlines
US-Bangla
Website
us-banglaairlines.com
Flights from Kolkata to Rajshahi via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Novo Air
Website
flynovoair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Rajshahi via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to New Farakka Junction (NFK)
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Barddhaman (BWN) to New Farakka Junction (NFK)
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Sealdah (SDAH) to New Farakka Junction (NFK)
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkatta to Burdwan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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