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Kolkata to Shantiniketan Cab

Taxi from Kolkata to Shantiniketan
Distance : 162 km
Estimated Time : 4 hours

Kolkata to Shantiniketan is a popular route for tourism. Shantiniketan is world famous tourist attraction. It is famous for its culture, heritage and a historical place. The Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore made it famous internationally. His vision of Visva Bharti University now became a University town and attracts thousands of visitors.

โ€œThe highest education is that which does not merely give us information but makes our life in harmony with all existence.โ€

- Rabindranath Tagore, Nobel awardee in literature

Shantiniketan is a small town located near Bolpur in the Birbhum district of West Bengal, India. Town mainly comprises Visva Bharti University. University was laid down by Rabindranath Tagoreโ€™s father and later popularized by him to change the concept of education in India. Rabindranath lived here and penned many of his literary classics. The University campus is adorned by many sculptures, murals and paintings of Rabindranath, Nandlal Bose, Ramkinkar etc. Shantiniketan is also famous for various annual festivals like Poush Mela (December), Joydev Mela (January) and Basant Utsav in March. Thousands of tourists flocked here during these festivals. Various other festivals also celebrated in district with great passion. Bengali new year, Rabindranath janmotsav, Briksharopan, Halakarshan and Varshamangal are among these.

Taxi from Kolkata to Shantiniketan is readily available at CabBazar.

Route Information

Kolkata to Shantiniketan by car is well connected via NH19 and NH114 and is a very convenient and comfortable drive. Kolkata to Shantiniketan distance is 162 Km and is a 4 hours journey. Other famous tourist places on this route and nearby are :

Singur - Sri Swami Sri Yukteswar giri smriti mandir,Mangal Pandey park,Antpur Radhagovindjiu temple

Dhaniakhali - Famous for jamdani sarees

Bardhaman - Golap bagh,108 shiv mandir, Christ Church, Rajbati, Krishnasayar lake, Deer park

Gurap - Terracota temples like Nandadulal temple

Jamalpur - Kastharni ghat, Maa Chandika temple Munger, Bhimbandh wildlife sanctuary, Munger fort, Shri Krishna vatika

Raghunathpur - Joychandi pahar, Panchkote Raj Fort Palace, Baranti, Biharinath hill, Susunia hill

Bhedia - Vishvabharti campus, Amar Kutir

You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.

Tourist Attractions

Sonajhurir Haat


Tagore's Ashram

Kala Bhavan


Rabindra Bhavan Museum

Poush Mela

Prayer Hall Upasna Ghar

China Bhavan

Ballavpur Wildlife Sanctuary

Khoai Mela

Basanta Utsav

Nippon Bhavana


Taxi Options

Being an Aggregator, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your Kolkata to Shantiniketan taxi booking. You can mention your specific preference, if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers have various cars available with them for Kolkata to Shantiniketan taxi service. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :

Kolkata to Shantiniketan Taxi Prices

Vehicle Type



Per Km Rate

HatchbackWagon-R, Indica or similar4 seaterRs. 9
SedanDzire, Etios or similar4 seaterRs. 9
SUVXylo, Ertiga or similar6 seaterRs. 12.5
Assured InnovaInnova, Innova Crysta6 seaterRs. 13.5

Taxi Fare

CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simple and clear as possible. So, we provide one price for your Kolkata to Shantiniketan taxi which covers a specified maximum kilometer and maximum days. So, you know upfront how much taxi is going to cost you and plan your budget well.

The prices are dynamic and transparent and give a win-win deal for both you and our partnered taxi services providers. You can choose car as per your preference.

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