Airports

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU)

Location: The airport is located 17km (11 miles), or 60 minutes drive, from the city centre
Time: Local time is UTC/GMT +5.5 hours
Contacts: +91 (0)33 2511 9977, +91 (0)33 511 8787
Getting to the city: Transport from the airport includes trains, taxis and buses. All modes of transport are easily accessible from the terminals.
Car rental: A few car rental companies, including Avis, Europcar, and some local companies, have desks in the international arrivals hall.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available at the airport. Taking the metro to the airport requires that you take a taxi to cover the final 3 miles (about 5km).
Facilities: Airport facilities include ATMs and currency exchange offices, baggage wrapping services, a VIP lounge, tourist information centre, first aid room, childcare room and a post office. There are limited duty-free shops and a few gift stores, and some dining establishments. A small selection of cafés offer convenience foods, while tea, coffee and soft drink vending machines are situated throughout the terminal building.
Parking: There is plenty of parking available in the 3,000 underground spaces and 2,000 outdoor parking spaces.
Airport hotels: There are a number of hotels within the airport vicinity.