Jamshedpur to Kolkata Distance

Jamshedpur To Kolkata

(Kolkata To Jamshedpur)
Total distance 280 km
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The distance between Jamshedpur and Kolkata, is almost 300 km. It takes about six hours of driving, to reach Kolkata from Jamshedpur. There are many buses which run between these two places and the road is also very good, except during monsoons. The only problem with the road, is that it can get congested in few places; so, the best way to reach Kolkata from Jamshedpur, is by train. The BBN Jan Shatabdi, that leaves Jamshedpur at 17:10 hours and reaches Howrah station at 20:50 hours, is one of the best and fastest trains along the route.

Transport options from Jamshedpur to Kolkata

Jamshedpur to Kolkata By Train: Take a direct train from Jamshedpur to Howrah Railway Station, the nearest station to Kolkata, that takes around 4 hours. From the station, buses and taxis are available to reach the city centre. It is recommended for families with kids, seniors and group travellers.

Jamshedpur to Kolkata By Car: Rent a car or hire a cab from Jamshedpur to Kolkata, which takes around 6 hours. Cost of cab ranges from INR9 to INR65 per kilometre, depending upon the type of car. Ideal for families with kids and group travellers.

Jamshedpur to Kolkata By Bus: Take a bus from Jamshedpur to Kolkata, which takes about 6 hours. Kolkata Bus Stop is approximately 7 km away from the city centre. You can take an auto-rickshaw or a bus in order to reach the city centre that takes about 15 minutes. Not recommended as travelling by bus can be tiring.

Jamshedpur to Kolkata By Train (220 Km)

Jamshedpur ––› Howrah
By Train 217 Km
Howrah ––› Kolkata
By Taxi 6 Km
Jamshedpur to Howrah by Train (217 Km)
Train No. Train Name Origin Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
Jam... Kol... M T W T F S S
12221 Pune Howrah AC Duronto Express Tatanagar Junction 16:00 19:40 Y N N N N Y N
12261 Mumbai CST - Howrah AC Duronto Express Tatanagar Junction 16:05 19:40 N Y Y Y N N Y
12022 Barbil Howrah Janshatabdi Tatanagar Junction 17:10 20:50 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
15611 Mumbai LTT - Kamakhya Karmabhoomi Express Tatanagar Junction 16:43 21:30 N N Y N N N N
18006 Samaleshwari Express Tatanagar Junction 01:25 06:25 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
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Jamshedpur to Kolkata By Car/Taxi (220 Km)

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica A/C 9 1980
Toyota Qualis A/C 12 2640
Chevrolet Tavera A/C 12 2640
Toyota Innova A/C 15 3300
Tata Indigo A/C 15 3300
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Road/Route Map For Jamshedpur To Kolkata

Driving directions from Jamshedpur to Kolkata
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Samaleshwari Express (18006), Barbil Howrah Janshatabdi (12022)
    • Last station:Howrah
    • Total distance:220 km
  • Taxi
    • Total distance:220 km
    • Duration: 4 Hrs by car
    • Price:from Rs. 9 per km
  • Bus
    • Total distance:220 km
    • Duration: 4 Hrs by Bus
  • Flights
    • Total distance:220 km
    • Nearest Airport:Kolkata
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