Travel from Varanasi to Kolkata

Train or fly from Varanasi to Kolkata?

Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines fly from Varanasi to Kolkata twice daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Varanasi to Kolkata 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 13 h 22 min.

How to get from Varanasi to Kolkata

From Varanasi taxi to Varanasi airport, fly to Kolkata airport, bus to Dum Dum Cantonment, then train to Kolkata. 2 h 14 min $99. From Varanasi Junction (BSB) train to Howrah Junction (HWH). 13 h 22 min $23. From Varanasi taxi to Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS), train to Danapur (DNR), taxi to Patna, then bus to Kolkata. 16 h 9 min $31. From Varanasi drive to Kolkata. 9 h 35 min $83.
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    Varanasi to Kolkata:

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      1 Fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $73 - $170
      • Duration: 2 h 14 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $15 - $24
      • Duration: 13 h 22 min
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      3 Train, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $18 - $38
      • Duration: 16 h 9 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $65 - $100
      • Duration: 9 h 35 min
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        • Duration: 9 h 35 min
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