Travel from Kolkata to Vellore

Bus or train from Kolkata to Vellore?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Vellore twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 29 h 15 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kolkata to Vellore 4 times a day. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 27 h 35 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Kolkata to Vellore

From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Madras airport, subway to Chennai, then bus to Vellore. 8 h 7 min $111. From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Bengaluru airport, taxi to Bangalore, then bus to Vellore. 9 h 41 min $98. From Sealdah‎ train to Gora Bazaar, bus to Kolkata airport, fly to Tirupati airport, taxi to Renigunta Junction (RU), train to Katpadi Junction (KPD), then taxi to Vellore. 10 h 31 min $144. From Howrah Junction (HWH) train to Katpadi Junction (KPD) then taxi to Vellore. 29 h 21 min $41. From Kolkata bus to Ranigunj, taxi to Hyderabad, bus to Bangalore, then bus to Vellore. 42 h 55 min $37. From Kolkata drive to Vellore. 24 h 27 min $212.