There are 5 ways to get from Puducherry to West Bengal by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly to Kolkata  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Kolkata (CCU) PNY - CCU

$55 - $236

Cheapest option

Bus  •  41 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Hyderabad
  2. Take the bus from Ranigunj to Kolkata

$20 - $29

3 alternative options

Fly to Bagdogra  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Bagdogra (IXB) PNY - IXB

$91 - $359

Train  •  34 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Howrah Junction (HWH) Pdy-Hwh Wky Exp

$31 - $40

Drive  •  25 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Kolkata 1126.7 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to West Bengal is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 41 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to West Bengal is to fly which costs ₹3,900 - ₹17,000 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and West Bengal is 1485 km. The road distance is 1802.8 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to West Bengal without a car is to train which takes 34 h 19 min and costs ₹2,200 - ₹2,900.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Puducherry to West Bengal, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to West Bengal is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs ₹3,900 - ₹17,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹2,200 - ₹2,900 and takes 34 h 19 min, you could also bus, which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 41 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pondicherry Airport to Kolkata Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to West Bengal is 1803 km. It takes approximately 25 h 32 min to drive from Puducherry to West Bengal.

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IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet offer flights from Pondicherry Airport to Kolkata Airport.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Pondicherry Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs ₹230 - ₹280.

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Map of how to get from Puducherry to West Bengal.
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  • Distance: 928 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between Puducherry, India and West Bengal, India?

Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Puducherry to Hatiara every 3 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Kolkata once a week. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 34 h 10 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Hyderabad, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Pondicherry to Kolkata via Bengaluru, Patna
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pondicherry to Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ranigunj to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
27 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in

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