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There are 4 ways to get from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur by plane, train, taxi or car

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Fly, train

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Kolkata (CCU)
  2. Take the train from Howrah Jn to Kharagpur Jn

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Train

  1. Take the train from Kashi to Hijilli

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur

Drive

  1. Drive from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur is to train which costs ₹340 - ₹1,700 and takes 13h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur is to fly and train which costs ₹4,500 - ₹7,000 and takes 4h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kashi and arriving at Hijilli. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13h 28m.

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The distance between Varanasi and IIT Kharagpur is 550 km. The road distance is 641.2 km.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur without a car is to train which takes 13h 42m and costs ₹340 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur, including transfers.

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Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Kashi station.

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The quickest flight from Varanasi Airport to Kolkata Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Hijilli station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur is 641 km. It takes approximately 9h 18m to drive from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur.

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  • Distance: 549.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Varanasi, India and IIT Kharagpur, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kashi to Hijilli 3 times a week. Tickets cost ₹340 - ₹1,700 and the journey takes 13h 28m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹7,000
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Varanasi to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹7,000
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 Howrah Jn to Kharagpur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
Train from Kashi to Hijilli
Ave. Duration
13h 28m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹340 - ₹1,700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹340 - ₹440
Third AC (3A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,300 - ₹1,700
Other operators
Taxi from Varanasi to IIT Kharagpur
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹13,000
Vidhan Travels
Phone
+91 96 50 86 70 77
Website
vidhantravels.com
Varanasi Cab
Phone
+91 94 53 78 81 58
Website
varanasicab.com
Varanasi Airport Cab Services
Phone
+91 99 56 27 40 00
Website
varanasiairportcab.com

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IndiGo Airlines and GoAir offer flights from Varanasi Airport to Kolkata Airport.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs ₹500 - ₹650.

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