Articles‎ > ‎IRCTC‎ > ‎RailwayFare‎ > ‎

Chennai-Kolkata Fare

Chennai to Kolkata by Air

From Chennai to Kolkata flight will land on the runway of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport.(18 km from Kolkata at Dum Dum). Chennai to Kolkata is the distance which can be covered in 2Hr 15 min with a non-stop flight but the flights taking stops or other than direct route will take more time as well as money.

Air Fare Range

Economy Class: Rs 5,100 to Rs 19,912
Business Class: Rs 21,099 to Rs 52,217

Chennai to Kolkata Flights

Departure--Airlines ------Days ------Arrival-----Flight Num

05:30 ------Air Deccan --Daily ------07:45 ------DN675
05:50 ------Jetair ---------Daily ------07:50 ------9W843
16:35 ------Air Deccan --Daily ------18:40 ------DN617
16:45 ------Indigo --------Daily ------19:15 ------6E277
17:00 ------Indian --------Daily ------19:05 ------IC766
17:25 ------Jetair ---------Daily ------19:30 ------9W841

Chennai to Kolkata by Train

Availability of Railway route linking the distance of 1670km, which separates Chennai from Kolkata makes the traveling possible from Chennai to Kolkata in 12 hrs 35 mins by train. Chennai( southern Railways) and the Howrah Railway Station, Kolkata(South Eastern as well as Eastern Railways) are with very good Railway service connected to all states and major cities in India. From Railway Station various local transport modes are available to take the traveler to the city.


Railway Fare:

Class 2A: Rs.1,670 // Class 3AC: Rs.1,212 // Class SL : Rs.4,41

Train No. and Train name-------------Arr-------Dep

0201 YPR Guwahati Ex (Mon)------09:55----13:55
2507 Guwahati Exp (Tue)------------09:55----13:55
2509 Guwahati Exp (Wed,Thr,Fri)--06:30----10:55
2515 Guwahati Exp (Mon)-----------06:30-----10:55
2840 Howrah Mail (Daily)------------23:35----04:00
2842 Coromandel Exp (Daily)-------08:45----11:50
5227 Muzaffarpur Exp(Wed)---------09:55----13:55

Chennai to Kolkata by Road (Car or Bus) Services

There is no private or public interstate bus service between Chennai to Kolkata. The distance of more than 1500 km is not something one would like to travel by road. But if some one were willing to travel a private or hired vehicle would do the needful. Its not possible to stick to the NH entirely, many times you will have to use state highways as well as intercity roads. Traveling mostly through the cities of Orissa and AP along the western coastline on NH 5 it is distance of 1,668 km and would require 28 Hr to reach Kolkata.

Chennai to Kolkata road route:

Chennai(Tamilnadu)-Cholavaram(Tamilnadu)- Kavaraipettai(Tamilnadu)-Neliore(AP)- Kavali(AP)- Tanguturu(AP)- Origole(AP)- Martur(AP)- Chilakuluripeth(AP)- Guntur(AP)- Vijaywada(AP)- Eluru(AP)-Rajahmundri(AP)- Tuni(AP)-Anakapalle(AP)- Srikakulam(AP)- Kassibugga (AP)- Berhampur(Orissa)- Balugaori(Orissa)- Bhubaneshwar(Orissa)- Cuttak(Orissa)- Panikoili(Orissa)- Kolkata(West Bengal)