Travel Information

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Durgapur is located 160 KM away from Kolkata towards north-west. The city of Durgapur is well connected to Kolkata by air, train and bus. Following are the details for each mode of transport to reach NIT Durgapur from Kolkata:

Air: There is daily AirIndia service except Friday from Kolkata Airport (CCU) to Durgapur Airport (RDP). The journey is of about 40 minutes. NIT is about 15 Km away from Durgapur Airport. Local transports including bus, taxi and auto are available from the airport to NIT.

Train: The train details from Kolkata to NIT is available "here". For booking you may please "click here". NIT is about 10 KMs away from Durgapur railway station. Different modes of transport namely local bus, taxi, and auto are available from railway station to NIT. The average time to reach NIT from railway station is 30 minutes.

Bus: Express buses are available from Dharmatala (Kolkata) upto 5:00 PM in the evening to Durgapur City Center. These buses take 3 - 4 hours to reach to Durgapur City Center.

For further information please contact:

Manojit Ghosh

Research Scholar, NIT Durgapur