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There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Silchar by train, plane, taxi or car

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Train, fly to Silchar  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from Sealdah Station to Birati
  2. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Silchar (IXS) CCU - IXS

$51 - $180

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Train  •  28h 35m

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Silchar (SCL) Tvc - Scl Exp

$22 - $30

2 alternative options

Fly to Imphal, taxi  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Imphal (IMF) CCU - IMF
  2. Take a taxi from Imphal to Silchar

$105 - $355

Drive  •  11h 31m

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Silchar 480.1 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Silchar is to train which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,200 and takes 28h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Silchar is to train and fly which costs ₹3,700 - ₹14,000 and takes 3h 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Howrah Junction (HWH) and arriving at Silchar (SCL). Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28h 35m.

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The distance between Kolkata and Silchar is 517 km. The road distance is 768.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Silchar without a car is to train which takes 28h 35m and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Kolkata to Silchar, including transfers.

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Kolkata to Silchar train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Howrah Junction (HWH) station.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Silchar Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Kolkata to Silchar train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Silchar (SCL) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Silchar is 768 km. It takes approximately 11h 31m to drive from Kolkata to Silchar.

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  • Distance: 323.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 23m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Silchar twice a week. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 28h 35m.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Kolkata to Imphal
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Kolkata to Imphal via Aizawl
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Imphal
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kolkata to Imphal via Agartala
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kolkata to Silchar
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $360
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Imphal to Silchar
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Air India Limited, Helitrans and Spicejet offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Silchar Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Silchar. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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