There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Tarapith 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 14 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Rampur Hat (RPH) Saraighat Exp / ...

$6 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Tarapith

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kolkata to Tarapith 136.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Tarapith 136.6 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Tarapith is to bus which costs ₹190 and takes 8 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Tarapith is to taxi which costs ₹3,600 - ₹4,400 and takes 3 h 10 min.

More details

The distance between Kolkata and Tarapith is 182 km. The road distance is 218.5 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Kolkata to Tarapith, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kolkata and arriving at Tarapith. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

More details

Map of how to get from Kolkata to Tarapith.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 114 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Tarapith every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, SBSTC operates a bus from Kolkata to Tarapith once daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkata to Tarapith
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kolkata to Tarapith
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including 5 incredible day trips from Florence by train, Getting to Milan from the airport and How to get from Stansted Airport into central London - to help you get the most out of your next trip.