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Top Bus Routes From Calcutta

RouteFirst BusLast Bus
Calcutta to Digha00:0023:59BOOK NOW
Calcutta to Mandarmani02:1523:59BOOK NOW
Calcutta to Durgapur00:0021:00BOOK NOW
Calcutta to Burdwan05:0021:00BOOK NOW
Calcutta to Asansol00:0021:00BOOK NOW

Top Bus Routes To Calcutta

RouteFirst BusLast Bus
Digha to Calcutta02:1023:30BOOK NOW
Mandarmani to Calcutta02:4023:59BOOK NOW
Durgapur to Calcutta00:0011:15BOOK NOW
Asansol to Calcutta00:0010:15BOOK NOW
Siliguri to Calcutta17:0020:00BOOK NOW

Calcutta Bus Tickets

Kolkata was once India’s former capital during the British raj era in 1773. Today, it’s a city that’s popular for being the cultural hub of the country and oozing with vibrancy. For first-timers who visit Kolkata, they are amazed by the food scene and are quick to head to the New Market Area, which is where shopping and exploring take place. There are many museums and historical sites dotted throughout the city and hopping on a bus to Kolkata via redBus will get you to these places in no time!

Important Routes to and From Kolkata

Here’s a list of the most popular routes covered by bus operators who run their services from Kolkata. You can book a bus to Kolkata online via the redBus app or website for these routes.

  • Digha to Kolkata: The average ticket fare for a bus journey from Digha to Kolkata is INR 150. The distance between Digha to Kolkata is 184 km, and it takes about 9 hours for the journey.
  • Asansol to Kolkata: Asansol to Kolkata is a 5-hour journey when travelling via an A/C sleeper class coach. The average ticket fare is INR 600 and the popular route taken is via the NH19.
  • Kolkata to Durgapur: Kolkata to Durgapur is a 2 hour and 47-minute journey when departing from Esplanade Bus Stand. Some bus operators leave from Dunlop Bridge as well.
  • Mandarmani to Kolkata: A lot of buses are running from Chaulkhola to Kolkata. The distance is about 172 km with the average ticket fare starting at INR 150.
  • Siliguri to Kolkata: Buses leave from the Tenzing Norgay Bus Terminus for heading to Kolkata from Siliguri. Many A/C sleeper, Volvos and semi-sleeper coaches run this route and the time taken is an average 12 hours for the journey.

Popular Buses to and from Kolkata

Some of the top bus agencies providing services in Kolkata to travel to other destinations are as follows.

  • Ankita Paribahan (Parameswar)
    Address in the City: Neheru Market, old Digha, Sibalaya, Gobindabasan, West Bengal: 721428.
    Contact Number: 09800373394
    Average Ticket Price: INR 320

    Ankita Paribahan is a travel agency specialising in providing A/C sleeper coaches to customers who are heading to Kolkata. Their buses are equipped with modern amenities like high-quality entertainment systems, reading lights, GPS tracking, and COVID-19 safety masks.
  • Snemita Paribahan (Sagar Kanya)
    Address in the City: Old Digha, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal.
    Contact Number: Missing
    Average Ticket Price: INR 300

    Snehita Paribahan services buses running from Digha to Kolkata. Their most popular route is Kolkata to Siliguri, and the bus is deep-cleaned for meeting world-class hygiene and safety standards. Also, the entire bus staff wears masks, and hand sanitizers are provided onboard the coaches.
  • Shyamoli Pvt. Ltd (Karunamoyee)
    Address in the City: 10, Marquis Street, Kolkata: 700016, West Bengal.
    Contact Number: 9836583691
    Average Ticket Price: INR 390

    Shyamoli Pvt. Ltd is one of the best travel agencies in Kolkata. It is located near the city centre and provides 2 2 seater Volvo A/C buses for travelling to and from Kolkata. Hand sanitizers, movies, and reading lights are included in the list of amenities for the buses. However, no blankets/linens are provided.
  • Greenline
    Address in the City: 4, Motilal Mullick Ln, Neogipara,
    Ariadaha, Kolkata, West Bengal: 700035.
    Contact Number: 07044090041
    Average Ticket Price: INR 620

    Greenline is a travel agency that’s been rated at a high 4.2/5 by travellers. The agency is open 24 x 7 and their Volvo buses are famous for providing spacious and comfortable seats.
  • South Bengal State Transport Corporation (SBSTC)
    Address in the City: Durgapur Corporate Office,
    Dr. B.C. Roy Avenue, Durgapur: 713201.
    Contact Number: 7699993935
    Average Ticket Price: INR 101

    SBSTC prides itself if providing state-of-the-art buses to its passengers. CCTV cameras, charging points and air-conditioners are equipped in every coach and popular travel routes covered are Barrackpore, Digha, and Haldia.

Important Locations to Visit

Kolkata has several attractions worth visiting for those who are new to the city. Here are a few of the most accessible ones via buses.

  • Esplanade: Esplanade is one of the popular hotspots of shopping districts of Kolkata. Here you will find crossroads intersecting each other and hop on trolleys along the way for transportation.
  • Mullick Ghat Flower Market: It’s one of the busiest flower markets in the city. Tourists visit this area for buying wedding gifts, festival decoration and exclusive floral merchandise.
  • Howrah Bridge: Tourists spot this iconic landmark when they first arrive in Kolkata. Many buses connect directly to this destination and nearby landmarks.
  • Khalighat Temple: A lot of festivals are hosted in this area, and the temple is a symbol of religious significance. The architecture has splendour, and the surrounding areas are simply beautiful.
  • Kolay Market: This is a destination where people can buy organic produce. The market is lined with hawkers selling fresh produce.
  • Indian Museum: The Indian Museum houses most impressive artefacts and exhibits from the bygone eras. The entry fee is nominal, and cameras are allowed inside.

Boarding Points and Dropping Points in Kolkata

The most popular boarding and drop-off points in Kolkata for these bus operators are:

  • Esplanade
  • Gariahat
  • Barasat
  • Falta
  • Golpark
  • Joka
  • Barrackpore
  • Behala
  • Dunlop

The boarding and drop-off points will vary from operator to operation, which is why you want to get in touch with the bus agency you’re booking tickets directly.

redBus makes it easy for travellers to catch a bus to or from Kolkata and get to the city hassle-free. Get ready to have a wonderful time and explore scenic destinations via Kolkata buses on redBus!

Calcutta Online Bus Ticket Booking

The buses plying in Calcutta can be opted as a travel option by many. Booking bus tickets online in Calcutta is easy, fast and can be booked securely on redbus.com.

FAQs

Q: Do I need an account on redBus.com website to book a bus ticket online?
A: No, you do not need to make an account with redBus to book a ticket. However, we recommend that you create an account on redBus so that you can book a bus ticket next time even faster. In addition to this, you can also avail redBus discounts and offers on bus tickets by creating an account.
Q: What is an M-Ticket?
A: An M-ticket is an SMS that is sent to your registered mobile number after you successfully book a bus ticket online with redBus. This M-ticket can be the virtual replacement of your printed bus ticket. The M-ticket includes your bus ticket details such as bus timing, pick-up and drop-off locations, vehicle number, PNR etc. An M-ticket is an eco-friendly step by redBus to reduce the number of paper tickets and ensure passengers’ safety from any communicable disease.
Q: Is it safe to use my credit card or debit card for payment while booking a ticket to and from Calcutta?
A: Yes, you have nothing to worry about paying for tickets through debit card or card with redBus. reBus has taken care of all the safety measures when it comes to payment gateways. redBus website is completely secure, and with 180 million satisfied customers, there has never been an issue with card payments.
Q: How do I get in touch with the customer care department of redBus.com?
A: There are different customer care contact numbers for different countries. You can just go to the redBus website, choose the country you would like to book bus tickets for, and see the customer care number at the top. Also, you can simply drop an email to the redBus support on the given email address.
Q: How do I book my bus tickets at Calcutta?
A: You can book a bus ticket to Calcutta simply by visiting the redBus website, selecting the country, and filling up the details of your source and destination cities. redBus website is user-friendly, and with the help of easy-to-follow steps, you can book bus tickets to Calcutta within a few minutes.
Q: Where would be my pick-up point?
A: You can check the details of your pick-up and drop-off points on your ticket. The details of your pick-up location would be sent to you via M-ticket. Also, while looking for bus tickets on redBus.com, your pick-up and drop-off locations are mentioned below the schedule.