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How To Reach Rishikesh From Kolkata

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How To Reach Rishikesh From Kolkata

DistanceBy AirBy RoadBy TrainBy Sea
Kolkata to RishikeshN/A4.0 hours28.0 hours26.0 hoursN/A

Rishikesh is one of the most sacred towns located in the Dehradun district of Uttarakhand. Known for the enchanting Ganges, it is one of the Char Dhams that attract pilgrims from all over India to pay their homage. A number of international tourists also visit the town for the attractions it has. With a number of ashrams and yoga centres, Rishikesh is one of the most famous destinations where people practice the art of yoga with complete dedication.

For those who reside in Kolkata and wish to witness the enchanting beauty of the town, here are the best options for how to reach Rishikesh from Kolkata:

Kolkata to Rishikesh By Air: Traveling from Kolkata to Rishikesh by air is perhaps the shortest way to cover the distance between the two destinations. Even though there are no direct flights, one can take any connecting flight from New Delhi to Dehradun, since Dehradun is the closest airport to Rishikesh.

Kolkata to Rishikesh By Train: Traveling by train is one of the most economical ways to commute in India, especially when you are in a huge group or family. From Kolkata, one can take a Duronto Express to New Delhi, and then a direct connecting train to Rishikesh. If you don’t find a train that suits your schedule, you can also opt for a train to Dehradun from where cabs to Rishikesh are easily available.

Kolkata to Rishikesh By Road: For those who love road trips, traveling from Kolkata to Rishikesh could be an experience of their lifetime. One can take NH19,  the connecting highway from Kolkata to Rishikesh and split the journey in two days to cover the total travel time of 29 hours.


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The town is virtually run by auto rickshaws and shared jeeps which are the local modes of transport in Rishikesh.

Delhi – Ghaziabad – Modinagar – Meerut – Muzaffarnagar – Roorkee – Haridwar – Rishikesh, this is undoubtedly the quickest and the best road route from Delhi to Rishikesh.

Rishikesh is one of the top tourist destinations in India. Thus, there are numerous ATMs at various places spread across the city to cater to the financial needs of both tourists as well as the residents.

The International Yoga Festival, Beatles Festival and Science Festival are some of the festivals in Rishikesh that are celebrated with great fervour and enthusiasm.

Since Rishikesh is located in the foothills of the Shivalik range, the weather generally remains pleasant throughout the year. Still, the ideal time to visit the place is February-March and August-October as May and June are quite hot.

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