There are 3 ways to get from Kolkata to Khulna by train, car or bus

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Train, drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah Station to Machhalandapur Sdah Bnj Local / ...
  2. Drive from Machhalandapur to Khulna

2 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Promothesh Barua Sarani to Dhakuria 16
  2. Drive from Dhakuria to Khulna

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Khulna 91.6 miles

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Khulna is 126 km. The road distance is 146.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Kolkata to Khulna, including transfers.

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Khulna is 30 min ahead of Kolkata. It is currently 5:57 AM in Kolkata and 6:27 AM in Khulna.

Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Khulna is 147 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Kolkata to Khulna.

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There are two+ hotels available in Khulna. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Khulna.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Khulna, Bangladesh?

There is no direct connection from Kolkata to Khulna. However, you can take the train to Machhalandapur then take the drive to Khulna. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Dhakuria then take the drive to Khulna.

Train operators
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Train from Sealdah Station to Machhalandapur
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
Schedules at
Bus operators
Bus from Promothesh Barua Sarani to Dhakuria
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at

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