Location Kharagpur, situated 116 km west of Kolkata, India is know world over for the longest railway platform and the Indian Institute of Technology.
Dum dum Airport or Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose National Airport or the Kolkata Airport.
Come to Howrah station from the Airport by a taxi - fare approx - Rs. 150/-
Catch a train - ( Check http://www.indianrail.gov.in/ for train details or IIT's website Train between Stations.) It can be reached in 2hours by train from Howrah railway station of Kolkata or 3 hours by car from Kolkata airport. It is also connected by direct train services to most major cities of India.
The Institute is 5 km from Kharagpur railway station. (Kharagpur Rly stn.-IIT campus: Taxi fair Rs. 130 /-, Rickshaw Fair Rs. 50/-, Auto rickshaw Fair Rs.80/-)
Direct Taxi Service
Dum dum Airport (that's where airport is located in Kolkata) to IIT Kharagpur distance is approximately 150 KM by road. Taxi fare would be at least Rs. 2000/-to Rs 2500/- ( AC can be charged Extra)