There are 5 ways to get from Kolkata to Maithon by 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

Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Kumardubi (KMME) Jalianwalab Exp

$5 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus via Nagtala  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Garia to Asansol

$6 - $8

Bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Karunamoyee to Asansol

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Maithon 144.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Maithon 144.9 miles

$23 - $35

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Maithon once a week. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, SBSTC operates a bus from Kolkata to Maithon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 7 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Garia to Asansol
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Bus from Karunamoyee to Asansol
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Maithon
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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

The distance between Kolkata and Maithon is 209 km. The road distance is 232 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Maithon is to bus which costs ₹410 - ₹600 and takes 8 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Maithon is to taxi which takes 3 h 21 min and costs ₹3,800 - ₹4,600.

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Kolkata to Maithon, including transfers.