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About Flights to Kolkata

Summary info about Kolkata flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$431

Best Round-Trip Price

$625

Fastest flight time

19h 40m

Operated By

3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Kolkata from United States in the last 72 hours is $431 (Newark to Kolkata Netaji S. Chandra).
The best round-trip flight price to Kolkata from United States in the last 72 hours is $625 (Newark to Kolkata Netaji S. Chandra).
The fastest flight to Kolkata from United States takes 19h 40m (Chicago O'Hare Intl to Kolkata Netaji S. Chandra).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Kolkata, including Singapore Airlines, Air India and Qatar Airways.

Cheapest flights to Kolkata airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Kolkata airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Kolkata

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Kolkata

Los Angeles (LAX) to Kolkata (CCU)

Typically, flights to Kolkata from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Kolkata Netaji S. Chandra, which has an average price of $1,073

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO KOLKATA FROM LOS ANGELESApril26% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Kolkata costs on average just $795 in April
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO KOLKATA FROM LOS ANGELESDecember37% more expensiveIt costs about $1,468 for flights to Kolkata from Los Angeles in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO KOLKATA FROM LOS ANGELESDecember661% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Kolkata from Los Angeles in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Kolkata?

The flight from major New York City airports into Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata will typically take around 19 hours. If you’re departing from Chicago, your flight will generally last around 24 hours. Out of Los Angeles, you can expect your journey to take about 22 hours. All of these options include at least one layover in a connecting airport, so the total travel time can fluctuate depending on which connecting flight you choose.

Although there are currently no nonstop flights available from the United States to Kolkata, India, travelers can take advantage of several routes that only include one connection stop. From the major New York City airports, you can find Kolkata flight deals that only have one layover in New Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) or Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM). For those who depart from Chicago airports, many of your options will include a layover in Dubai International Airport (DXB). Out of Los Angeles, your journey will likely take you through a connection at Doha Hamad International Airport (DOH).

The month of March is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Kolkata from United States, with most prices found around $886. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of March, then book flights to Kolkata from United States during April instead. Flights to Kolkata in April, while not as cheap as those in March, still average around $889.

The ideal time to book your flight to Kolkata is 0 days in advance when prices tend to average $1,053. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $625.

On average, the least expensive day to fly to Kolkata from United States is on a Wednesday. momondo users have found tickets for Wednesday departures for as low as $1,142. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Monday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Kolkata on Monday is $1,355.

At noon is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to Kolkata when you can find flight prices for as low as $1,019. Flying to Kolkata at noon is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Flights to Kolkata are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of $1,326. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

Users planning a flight to Kolkata during the months of June, July, or August should anticipate rain. There are still things to do in Kolkata even when it's raining, though. Indian Museum is a great museum to visit near Kolkata and is especially great when the weather outside is less than desirable. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out New Market.

Hikers looking for a more family-friendly day in the great outdoors would be best suited to plan their flight to Kolkata for January and December, when they can visit Maidan and enjoy all that the park has to offer.



Kolkata flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Kolkata found recently by users on momondo
Air India
Sep 19
EWR8:15 amNewark
35h 15m
1 stop
CCU7:30 pmKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Oct 11
CCU1:15 pmKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
24h 10m
1 stop
EWR1:25 pmNewark
Air India
Sep 19
EWR8:15 amNewark
21h 25m
1 stop
CCU5:40 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Oct 11
CCU2:50 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
34h 35m
3 stops
EWR1:25 pmNewark
Air India
Sep 16
ORD8:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 40m
1 stop
CCU4:40 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Oct 18
CCU11:30 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
26h 25m
1 stop
ORD1:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Air India
Sep 2
ORD8:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
20h 40m
1 stop
CCU4:40 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Sep 10
CCU2:50 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
35h 05m
1 stop
ORD1:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Air India
Sep 16
ORD8:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
23h 55m
1 stop
CCU7:55 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Oct 20
CCU6:30 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
31h 25m
1 stop
ORD1:55 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Air India
Sep 12
JFK8:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
35h 00m
1 stop
CCU7:30 pmKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Oct 11
CCU4:15 pmKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
20h 50m
1 stop
JFK1:05 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Kolkata

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Kolkata, view some of our deals below provided by Air India and Qatar Airways
Air India
Aug 8
EWR8:15 amNewark
21h 25m
1 stop
CCU5:40 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Air India
Aug 29
JFK8:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 25m
1 stop
CCU8:55 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra
Air India
Sep 22
EWR8:15 amNewark
21h 25m
1 stop
CCU5:40 amKolkata Netaji S. Chandra

Which airlines fly to Kolkata?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Kolkata

Which airlines fly to Kolkata?

Air India, Qatar Airways, Cathay Pacific and China Eastern are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Kolkata on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Kolkata with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.

Emirates Flights to Kolkata

Emirates operates around 10 flights into Kolkata in any given week. The most common departure point for these flights was from Dubai Intl, with the best round-trip Emirates deal found being $969 (Boston Logan Intl to Kolkata). Users have rated Emirates 8.5/10 in over 119 reviews on momondo.

Singapore Airlines Flights to Kolkata

$857 is the best round-trip Singapore Airlines deal to Kolkata found on momondo in the last few days. The deal departed from New York John F Kennedy Intl. Singapore Airlines has 7 flights to Kolkata most weeks, with prices varying by availability. 52 momondo users have reviewed Singapore Airlines, scoring the airline a 8.2/10 on average.


Airports near Kolkata

Below you will find all the airports in Kolkata along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from Kolkata airport?

You will have several options to travel from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport to the Kolkata city center. If you prefer a taxi, you can purchase a pre-paid taxi ride from the Bengal Taxi Association counter on the main floor of the terminal. The journey will take between 30 minutes to an hour and 30 minutes depending on traffic. If you prefer to utilize a ride-share app, Uber is available in Kolkata. Bus transportation is also available, and the VS1 route will take you to the downtown area in a similar time. You can also take the metro into the city center, though you’ll need a taxi to Dum Dum Junction, a few miles from the airport, to board.


Popular routes to Kolkata

Most frequently searched flights to Kolkata along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
San Francisco to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time20h 10m
Cheapest price$734
New York to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time19h 25m
Cheapest price$690
Washington, D.C. to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time20h 10m
Cheapest price$906
Chicago to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time20h 40m
Cheapest price$678
Houston to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time21h 40m
Cheapest price$971
Los Angeles to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time29h 15m
Cheapest price$1,040
Seattle to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time20h 40m
Cheapest price$899
Boston to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time18h 35m
Cheapest price$901
San Jose to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time35h 01m
Cheapest price$1,120
Dallas to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time28h 00m
Cheapest price$1,266
Philadelphia to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time19h 20m
Cheapest price$1,307
Phoenix to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time29h 20m
Cheapest price$1,190
Atlanta to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time23h 50m
Cheapest price$1,025
Minneapolis to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time23h 20m
Cheapest price$1,290
Detroit to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time25h 30m
Cheapest price$1,368
Miami to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time25h 35m
Cheapest price$1,203
Fort Lauderdale to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time25h 08m
Cheapest price$1,043
Denver to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time25h 58m
Cheapest price$1,221
Dhaka to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time0h 55m
Cheapest price$115
Austin to Kolkata Flights
Fastest flight time26h 20m
Cheapest price$1,137

Visa requirements for visiting Kolkata

Citizens of the United States will need a tourist visa to gain entry into Kolkata, India. Upon application for a tourist visa, you must have a valid passport that won’t expire for six months beyond the date of your application. Your passport will need two blank pages for entry and exit stamps. You can apply for a tourist visa online through the Government of India’s website, which generally provides results in about 24 hours. You must apply at least four days in advance of your travel to India. A tourist visa changes in price depending on the time of travel, and the length of time you plan to stay in the country.


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Best things to do and see in Kolkata

Simply traveling throughout Kolkata and the surrounding area will be an attraction in itself, but if you’re looking for specific landmarks or areas to visit, you can choose from a variety of experiences. You can take in the architecture of Victoria Memorial Palace, witness Bengal tigers in their natural habitat at Sundarbans National Park, or experience the Hindu temples of Dakshineswar Temple and Kalighat Temple. If you’re traveling with children, or simply need a day of entertainment at a theme park, consider a visit to Nicco Park. Be sure to bring your bathing suit, because these rides involve a lot of splashing water! For travelers who want to bring a piece of their journey back home, Park Street shops everything from miniature terracotta structures to Indian sweets and treats. Sports lovers will appreciate the history and structure of Eden Garden, built in 1864 and widely regarded as one of the most iconic cricket stadiums in the world.


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