Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
08:15
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
10h 35m ride in train #12381
18:50
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
03:20
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
9h 45m ride in train #12370
13:05
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
20:00
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
13h 40m ride in train #12333, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
09:40
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn

From Kolkata to Varanasi by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable
07:40
KOAA Kolkata
13h ride in train #12317
20:40
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
07:40
KOAA Kolkata
13h ride in train #12325
20:40
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
12:10
KOAA Kolkata
10h 5m ride in train #12357
22:15
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
12:10
KOAA Kolkata
11h 50m ride in train #13167
00:00
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
22:45
KOAA Kolkata
11h 20m ride in train #22323
10:05
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn

From Sealdah to Varanasi by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable
00:10
SDAH Sealdah, Kolkata
15h ride in train #15021
15:10
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
13:00
SDAH Sealdah, Kolkata
12h 35m ride in train #12327
01:35
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn

From Sealdah to Varanasi by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable Fastest
07:25
SDAH Sealdah, Kolkata
5h 55m ride in train #22318, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
13:20
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
13:10
SDAH Sealdah, Kolkata
12h 5m ride in train #22317, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
01:15
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
21:15
SDAH Sealdah, Kolkata
1d 40m ride in train #13119
21:55
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn

From Howrah Jn to Varanasi by Trains

Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
03:20
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
9h 45m ride in train #12370
13:05
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
03:20
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
9h 45m ride in train #12328
13:05
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
08:15
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
10h 35m ride in train #12381
18:50
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
08:15
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
11h 15m ride in train #12371
19:30
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
08:15
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
11h 15m ride in train #12353
19:30
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
13:00
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
12h 55m ride in train #12369
01:55
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
13:00
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
12h 35m ride in train #12327
01:35
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable Recommended
20:00
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
13h 40m ride in train #12333, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
09:40
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn
Indian Railways
Refundable
20:00
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
13h 15m ride in train #12333, 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper
09:15
+1
KEI Kashi Railway Station, Uttar Pradesh
Indian Railways
Refundable
23:55
HWH Howrah Jn, Kolkata
14h 55m ride in train #12331
3
14:50
+1
BSB Varanasi Jn

Kolkata to Varanasi Schedule

Kolkata to Varanasi Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 07:40 - 20:40₹ 852

Kolkata to Varanasi destination reviews

4.0
4 customer reviews
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4
50%
3
25%
2
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1
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LG
3
train #12331 1A - AC First Class Sleeper, Indian Railways, Nov 4, 2019
Clean carriage in which to travel but the blankets were not freshly laundered and the carriage guard did not change the pillow slips when he collected the soiled linen
SS
4
train #13049 SL - Sleeper Class, Indian Railways, Sep 30, 2019
Good trip, very nice, friendly staff. Sadly loos out of action for a while but managed the 18 hours!
MD
5
train #13049 3A - AC 3-Tier Sleeper, Indian Railways, Sep 11, 2019
Payment with non indian credit card no problem, no hassle/ needed to register with Indian railroad. Excellent !

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How to get from Kolkata to Varanasi?

When you want to get from Kolkata to Varanasi, your choices are limited. There is only one option we offer for this route:

  • Train

How far is Kolkata from Varanasi?

The overland distance from Kolkata to Varanasi is 436 miles (700 km).
The flying distance is 430 miles (691 km).

How long does it take to get from Kolkata to Varanasi?

The travel time from Kolkata to Varanasi takes 15 hours in media.

How much does it cost to get from Kolkata to Varanasi?

To get from Kolkata to Varanasi prepare to shell out about INR 429 for your ticket.

How many trips per day are there from Kolkata to Varanasi?

Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 11 departures a day.

Useful tips for travel from Kolkata to Varanasi

While train is the only option we offer for this route, these simple tips and recommendations will help enhance your travel experience.

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Things to remember before buying your train ticket:

  • Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel.
  • In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough - it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.
  • If you are in for a premium experience, opt for a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi and a choice of snacks and drinks.

Do many travellers take train from Kolkata to Varanasi?

Up to now, 520 booked train tickets from Kolkata to Varanasi through our service. You can check reviews above.