There are 6 ways to get from Kolkata to Sonagachi by bus, subway, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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Bus  •  4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bow Bazaar to Mahajati Sadan 3A / ...

$1

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sealdah Station to Barra Bazar Sdah Koaa Local

$1

4 alternative options

Metro  •  5 min

  1. Take the Metro from Chandi Chowk to Girish Park

$1

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Sonagachi 2.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  3 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kolkata to Sonagachi 2.3 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  44 min

  1. Walk from Kolkata to Sonagachi 2.3 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bow Bazaar and arriving at Mahajati Sadan. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sealdah Station station and arriving at Barra Bazar. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Sonagachi is 3 km.

The best way to get from Kolkata to Sonagachi without a car is to bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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The bus from Bow Bazaar to Mahajati Sadan takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Kolkata to Sonagachi bus services, operated by CSTC, depart from Bow Bazaar station.

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Kolkata to Sonagachi train services, operated by Kolkata Suburban Railway, arrive at Sealdah Station.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Sonagachi is to bus which takes 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 7 min.

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Kolkata to Sonagachi bus services, operated by CSTC, arrive at Mahajati Sadan station.

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Kolkata to Sonagachi train services, operated by Kolkata Suburban Railway, arrive at Barra Bazar station.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Sonagachi.
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  • Distance: 1.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 min

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

CSTC operates a bus from Kolkata to Sonagachi every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, Kolkata Suburban Railway operates a train from Kolkata to Sonagachi once daily. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC)
Email
info@kmrc.in
Website
kmrc.in
Subway from Chandi Chowk to Girish Park
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kmrc.in
Kolkata Suburban Railway
Phone
+913322203535
Website
er.indianrailways.gov.in
Train from Sealdah Station to Barra Bazar
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kolkatalocaltrain.info
Bus operators
CSTC
Website
transport.wb.gov.in
Bus from Bow Bazaar to Mahajati Sadan
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
calcuttayellowpages.com
Other operators
Uber Kolkata
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kolkata to Sonagachi
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Signup at
uber.com
Go Intercity
$6 - $8
Premier Intercity
$6 - $8
Hire Premier
$4
UberGo
$1 - $3
Premier
$1 - $3
Taxi
$1 - $2
UberXL
$2 - $3
Hire Go
$4
Pool
$1 - $2
Taxi from Kolkata to Sonagachi
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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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