The Distance between Cuttack to Kolkata is 477Kms by road. 3 different operators provide bus service from Cuttack to Kolkata with 5 daily buses. Major operators who operate buses from Cuttack to Kolkata are Dolphin Bus Service, Srikunja, Pradhan having the maximum number of services. Cuttack to Kolkata bus timings vary with different operator and bus type, the journey takes 7hrs 35min to 9hrs to complete this journey depending on the operator, type of bus and traffic conditions. The buses start from 08:30 PM to 10:25 PM in the night, which provides the flexibility to the customer. Cuttack to Kolkata bus fare ranges from Rs.340 to Rs.600 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 A/C Seater & Sleeper, Non A/C 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.
It was a fairly pleasant journey.
it was pathetic. the bus broke down around 2 am and we had to wait until 5 am for the bus to start again. We were just standing on the side of the highway for whole night.
Dear Team, As per time and discussed with the Dolphin people on 7th June they did not know the arrival time of the bus at OMP square...and bus reached at 11.05 PM where the time shared with me was 10.20 PM....when i want to talk with the given contact no 06712441471 at 10.30 they are not picked my calls.