There are 5 ways to get from Kolkata to Jharkhand by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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

Fly  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Ranchi (IXR) CCU - IXR

$36 - $242

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Ranchi (RNC) Shatabdi Exp / ...

$9 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Bagmundi
  2. Take a taxi from Bagmundi to Ranchi

$30 - $35

Taxi  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Ranchi 231.2 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Ranchi 231.2 miles

$35 - $55

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

AirAsia India and IndiGo Airlines fly from Kolkata to Ranchi 4 times a day. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Ranchi twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $19 and the journey takes 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Train operators
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkata to Bagmundi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Bagmundi to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$26 - $31

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Jharkhand is 333 km. The road distance is 370 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Jharkhand is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹1,400 and takes 7 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Jharkhand is to fly which takes 2 h 38 min and costs ₹2,400 - ₹17,000.

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Kolkata to Jharkhand, including transfers.