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Journey details

Best price 7.27£
Journey duration 28 h 15 min
Connections per day 6
First departure: 05:35
Last departure: 23:45
Distance 1356km

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Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Chennai to Kolkata. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Chennai to Kolkata?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also IndianRail serving the train route Chennai - Kolkata.

What is the price of train tickets from Chennai to Kolkata?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from Chennai to Kolkata also for only 665,00 £, while the average price is 1.610,00 £.

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Trains from Chennai to Kolkata


Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.

When it comes to relatively long journeys like between Chennai and Kolkata, you can can consider taking a high-speed train or a plane to cut your journey's duration.

In which stations can you take the train to Kolkata and where will you arrive?

The trains to Kolkata can leave from Perambur(PER), Mgr Chennai Ctr(MAS) or Chennai Egmore(MS) and arrive at Howrah Jn(HWH) or Shalimar(SHM).

When are the first and last trains from Chennai to Kolkata scheduled?

The average duration of the journey is 28 hours and 8 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Kolkata in 26 hours and 40 minutes. The first train leaves from Chennai at 05:09, while the last one leaves at 23:09.

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