Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is the nearest airport to Howrah located at a distance of 50km at Kolkata. Regular flights are available from here to the major destinations in and around India.
Howrah terminus is connected to the rest of the country and the state via some major scheduled long distance trains.
The state transport buses as well as private buses connect the city with several other cities of the country. One can get A/C as well as Non A/C buses at a minimum cost from Howrah bus station. You can get buses for Kolkata (10 km), Kharagpur (110 km), Durgapur (150 km), Jamshedpur (230 km) from Howrah quite easily.