The Distance between Cuttack to Kolkata is 460Kms by road. 6 different operators provide bus service from Cuttack to Kolkata with 9 daily buses. Major operators who operate buses from Cuttack to Kolkata are Dolphin Tours and Travels, Pradhan, Srikunja having the maximum number of services. Cuttack to Kolkata bus timings vary with different operator and bus type, the journey takes 7hrs to 8hrs 15min to complete this journey depending on the operator, type of bus and traffic conditions. The buses start from 09:00 PM to 10:30 PM in the night, which provides the flexibility to the customer. Cuttack to Kolkata bus fare ranges from Rs.340 to Rs.800 depending on the type of bus.
Travelling from Cuttack to Kolkata can be comfortable and easy as there are many types of buses available for travellers. Different type of buses are available in this route like Non A/C Seater, A/C Seater & Sleeper, A/C Seater & Sleeper, A/C push Back Seater. Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Cuttack to Kolkata has become very easy.
Cuttack is the erstwhile capital and the second largest city of Odisha. Known by various nicknames like the 'Millennium City' or the 'Silver City', it is the headquarters of Cuttack district. Located at about 28 km to the north east of the capital city, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack is the judicial capital of Odisha as the Orissa High Court is located here. Cuttack is the commercial capital of Odisha. The name Katak is derived from Sanskrit, and means ‘military establishment’. Established as early as in 989 CE, Cuttack was the seat of government in Odisha for around thousand years, before a new capital was created at Bhubaneswar in 1948. These two cities are jointly referred to as Twin Cities. Cuttack is well known for its indigenous silver filigree works (Tarakasi) and woven textiles. The National Highway 5 passes through the city. Being a part of the Golden Quadrilateral project, this highway extends from Chennai to Kolkata.
Kolkata is the capital city of West Bengal. The former capital of British India, Kolkata is home to one of the oldest ports in the country. Kolkata has an old world charm that is reflected in its old Victorian era buildings, yellow ambassador cabs, hand pulled rickshaws and trams. Though the city has been restructured with flyovers, skyscrapers, multiplexes and business centers, Kolkata has been able to retain its essence. Victoria Memorial built in the memory of Queen Victoria is the landmark of this city. The other attractions include the Indian Museum, Marble Palace, State Archaeological Gallery, Academy of Fine Arts and Mother’s house. Kolkata has its own collection of bridges. The Rabindra Setu Bridge, popularly known as Howrah Bridge, Hooghly Bridge and Bally Bridge are a few of them. Dakshineshwar Kali temple, Kalighat temple, Tipu Sultan Mosque, and St. John’s Church are some of the popular places for worship.
Bus timing is showing 9 to 5 but actual time is 10-6. Otherwise everything is good. Bus quality is good and seat is comfortable but not like valvo. If you have knee problem then take sleeper coach otherwise you will face a great problem.
ac was not working properly, it was hot inside. and lots of jerking, not a smooth journey.
This was my first experience with RED BUS service. Really its good. Maintain very good time. Staffs are very co-operative. Over all very good experience with RED BUS. Thanks Team RED BUS. I must travel in near future.
Only had a bit of a problem woth the AC.. i was, at times, feeling hot inside the bus and had to tell the staff to lower the temperature. Thanks :)