There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Purnia by train, taxi, car, plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Purnia Junction (PRNA) Hatebazare Exp(Via Prna)

$8 - $19

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Purnia 290.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Purnia 290.8 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Bagdogra, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Purnea

$41 - $177

Fly to Saidpur, drive  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Saidpur (SPD) CCU - SPD
  2. Drive from Saidpur to Purnia

Fly to Patna, train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Patna (PAT) CCU - PAT
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Purnia Court (PRNC)

$36 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Purnia is to train which costs ₹550 - ₹1,300 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Purnia is to taxi which costs ₹7,500 - ₹9,500 and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Purnia is 369 km. The road distance is 465.3 km.

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The train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Purnia Junction (PRNA) takes 13 h including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sealdah (SDAH) and arriving at Purnia Junction (PRNA). Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Purnia twice a week. Tickets cost $8 - $19 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Kolkata to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
US-Bangla
Website
us-banglaairlines.com
Flights from Kolkata to Saidpur via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Novo Air
Website
flynovoair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Saidpur via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Sealdah (SDAH) to Purnia Junction (PRNA)
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Purnia Court (PRNC)
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Purnia
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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