An iconic landmark in Kolkata, the Howrah Bridge is a huge steel bridge over the Hooghly River. It is considered to be one of the longest cantilever bridges in the world. Also known as Rabindra Setu, it connects Howrah and Kolkata. It carries 100,000 vehicles and countless pedestrians daily.
How to Reach:
The nearest airport to Howrah Bridge is Kolkata (CCU) Airport which is 11.8 km away. WBTC runs a bus AC-9 from Airport to Howrah Bridge in approx fare of Rs.50 .
The nearest railway station is Howrah Junction with 0.9km . It is at a walking distance .
There are 3 ways to get from Howrah Station to Howrah Bridge by bus, car or foot Journey overview Howrah Station to Howrah Bridge takes about 1 min. by bus Expect to pay: ₹16 - ₹23 Howrah Station to Howrah Bridge takes about 1 min, by car 610 meters, Approximate fuel cost:₹5 - ₹7 Howrah Station to Howrah Bridge takes about 5 min by walking 420 meters