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There are 5 ways to get from Ranchi to Guskara by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train via Āsansol

  1. Take the train from Ranchi to Asansol Jn
  2. Take the train from Asansol Jn to Barddhaman

Train

  1. Take the train from Ranchi to Paraj

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ranchi to Guskara

Drive

  1. Drive from Ranchi to Guskara

Fly, train

  1. Fly from Ranchi (IXR) to Kolkata (CCU)
  2. Take the train from Bidhan Nagar to Guskara

Ranchi to Guskara by train

The train journey time between Ranchi and Guskara is around 9h 8m and covers a distance of around 357 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 9m. Services are operated by Indian Railways. Typically 15 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

15 Weekly Trains
9h 8m Average Duration
₹376 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Ranchi to Guskara is to train via Āsansol which costs ₹370 - ₹2,200 and takes 9h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Ranchi to Guskara is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000 and takes 4h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ranchi to Guskara. However, there are services departing from Ranchi and arriving at Guskara via Asansol Jn and Barddhaman. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 8m.

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The distance between Ranchi and Guskara is 248 km. The road distance is 294.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ranchi to Guskara without a car is to train via Āsansol which takes 9h 8m and costs ₹370 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 9h 8m to get from Ranchi to Guskara, including transfers.

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Ranchi to Guskara train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Ranchi station.

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The quickest flight from Ranchi Airport to Kolkata Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Ranchi to Guskara train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Barddhaman station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ranchi to Guskara is 295 km. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Ranchi to Guskara.

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  • Distance: 248.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 8m

What companies run services between Ranchi, India and Guskara, India?

You can take a train from Ranchi to Guskara via Asansol Jn and Barddhaman in around 9h 8m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Ranchi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹11,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Ranchi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹9,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ranchi to Asansol Jn
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹160 - ₹210
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹900
Train from Asansol Jn to Barddhaman
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹400 - ₹500
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
Train from Ranchi to Paraj
Ave. Duration
11h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹190 - ₹1,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹190 - ₹250
Third AC (3A)
₹550 - ₹750
Second AC (2A)
₹800 - ₹1,100
Train from Bidhan Nagar to Guskara
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹170
Third AC (3A)
₹420 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Other operators
Taxi from Ranchi to Guskara
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹8,000
Ranchi Taxi Travels Service
Phone
+91 90 31 90 47 82
Website
ranchi-taxi-travel-service.business.site
Ranchi Taxi
Phone
+91 93 34 16 07 43
Website
ranchitaxi.in
Ranchi Cabs
Phone
+91 90 06 66 65 49
Website
ranchicabs.com

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Helitrans and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Ranchi Airport to Kolkata Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Guskara. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Ranchi to Ranchi Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ₹350 - ₹420.

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