There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township by 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  •  5 h 39 min

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

$6 - $18

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 14 min

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

$70 - $90

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

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 $6 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h 39 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
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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

How far is it from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township?

The distance between Kolkata and Farakka Barrage Township is 253 km. The road distance is 291 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township?

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township is to train which costs ₹400 - ₹1,200 and takes 5 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township?

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

Is there a direct train between Kolkata and Farakka Barrage Township?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sealdah (SDAH) and arriving at New Farakka Junction (NFK). Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Kolkata to Farakka Barrage Township?

The train from Sealdah (SDAH) to New Farakka Junction (NFK) takes 5 h 39 min including transfers and departs four times a day.