Hāora
in Hāora of West Bengal, India

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.577 and 88.319 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 34' 36" and E 88° 19' 6"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - INR
Spoken languages:
English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:23 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:32 am and 5:50 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for India in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,3 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to India.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2020-03-27 07:23:11

Delve into Hāora

Hāora in Hāora (West Bengal) with it's 1,027,672 habitants is located in India about 807 mi (or 1,299 km) south-east of New Delhi, the country's capital town.

Current time in Hāora is now 02:23 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Hāora, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in India is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in India is Sundarbans National Park in a distance of 57 mi (or 92 km), South-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kolkata, Khulna, Magura, Bagerhat and Rajshahi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 38°C / 100 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 22%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 29th of March 2020

38°C (101 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 30th of March 2020

38°C (101 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 31st of March 2020

39°C (102 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

Address
2,1 mi
Hemanta Basu Sarani 18
700069 Esplanade,Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Oberoi Grand

Address
2,4 mi
15, JAWAHARLAL NEHRU ROAD
700 013 Kalkutta
India

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Park Kolkata

Address
2,6 mi
17 Park Street
700016 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Kolkata Pride Plaza Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
BG 12, Action Area- 1B New Town
700 156 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Park Prime Kolkata

Address
2,7 mi
226 AJC Bose Road
700020 Kalkutta
India

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Peerless Inn

Address
2,3 mi
Jawaharlal Neharu Road 12
700013 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sapphire Suites

Address
2,5 mi
15, Lindsay Street
700087 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mayur Residency

Address
2,7 mi
109, S.N.Banerjee Road
700013 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


VIP International

Address
2,7 mi
51 Free School Street, Near Park Street
700016 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Mark Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
31/2A, Marquis Street
700016 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Inside Howrah Railway Station At Night HD Video

Published: July 22, 2014
Length: 22:40 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Somjit Bhattacharyya

Howrah Railway Station, Howrah, West Bengal, India: Howrah Station situated in the West bank of the Ganges river (Hooghly River) is the largest railway station in India by area. It has two...


WAP-4 of Howrah Shed incharge with 12273 Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express Ready for Departure

Published: June 27, 2014
Length: 18:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Subhajit Sadhukhan

Howrah based 22413 WAP-4 incharged with 12273 Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express Departs from platfrom no 9. The departure was awesome.!! but my capture was not so awesome.. by the way i ...


WAP-4 Of Howrah Shed Incharge With 02863 Howrah Yesvantpur AC Special Is Ready For Its Departure

Published: May 20, 2014
Length: 00:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Subhajit Sadhukhan

Patiently Waiting For The Departure Of Howrah Yesvantpur AC Express. And The Time Finally Came. HWH WAP-4 Charges (HWH-YPR) AC Express And Gives A Mighty Horn And Says Good Byee To ...


View of train arrivals departures at Howrah from 15235 Howrah - Darbhanga Express .

Published: March 09, 2014
Length: 22:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Vishwanath Sharma

Taken on 25-05-2013 11.05 am at Howrah Yard, featuring 12245 HWH-YPR Duronto Express standing after moving a bit so i can shoot her :P 3 WAP4 (one is leader of my train so we can not see him),.


Shantiniketan Express charging towards Howrah, and meets the empty rakes of Himgiri Expres

Published: January 22, 2014
Length: 21:14 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Suraj Iyer

Date:30th April 2013 CAMERA-NIKON L27 TRAIN-12338 BHP-HWH SHANTINIKETAN EXPRESS LOCO-JMP WDM-3A LOCATION- HOWRAH STATION OUTER After a rather adventurous journey by Double Decker Express, ...


Entering Howrah Station Platform in Kolkata by Local Train.

Published: March 06, 2014
Length: 18:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Subho Broadcasting

In this video, a local train is entering Howrah Station. And yes, the station is crowded and many trains are passing by. Do like, comment and share this video. Subscribe to our channel for...


Howrah, Howrah (2001)

Published: October 28, 2011
Length: 14:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Marcus Robbin

Documentary by Till Passow about daily life at Howrah Station, Calcutta. Camera: Lars Lenski, Editing: Sudip Chattopadhyaya, Line production and sound: Marcus Robbin.


HERITAGE TRAIN_ HOWRAH TO BANDEL.flv

Published: January 25, 2013
Length: 16:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alok Dutta

Calibration of 155th anniversary of Eastern Railway on 16th August 2009. Heritage Train runs from Howrah to Bandel over Eastern Railway. 1854:-First Train in Kolkata: from Howrah to Hooghly...


NEWLY STARTED HOWRAH PURI SHATABDI RATTLES THROUGH DASNAGAR ON ITS INAUGRAL DAY

Published: February 10, 2013
Length: 35:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gaurav Sharma

NEWLY STARTED HOWRAH PURI SHATABDI EXPRESS WITH OLD DURONTO RAKES RATTLES THROUGH DASNAGAR ON ITS INAUGRAL DAY.


Journey to NH6(Me Driving 2)

Published: January 12, 2010
Length: 17:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Prosen1986

Early Morning ride to the National Highway 6...better known as the Delhi Road. Vehicle used was Hero Honda Hunk (1 cyl, 150cc, 14.4bhp). Part 2 of the video.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Howrah

Howrah or Haora is an industrial city, a municipal corporation in the Howrah district, West Bengal, India. It is the headquarters of the district, and also the headquarters of the Howrah Sadar subdivision of the district. Located on the west bank of the Hoogli River, it is a twin city to Kolkata. Howrah is the second smallest district after Kolkata.

Located at 22.59, 88.31 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Howrah district, Howrah

Fort William, India

Fort William is a fort built in Calcutta on the Eastern banks of the River Hooghly, the major distributary of the River Ganges, during the early years of the Bengal Presidency of British India. It was named after King William III of England and Ireland and II of Scotland. In front of the Fort is the Maidan, which used to be a part of the Fort and is the largest urban park in Calcutta.

Located at 22.5577, 88.3381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Kolkata, Visitor attractions in Kolkata, History of Kolkata, Neighbourhoods in Kolkata, Forts in West Bengal, Administrative headquarters of state governments in India, Indian Army bases

Howrah railway station

Howrah Station is the largest and second busiest station in India. It is one of the four intercity railway stations serving Kolkata, the others are Sealdah Station, Shalimar Station and Kolkata railway station in Kolkata. Howrah is situated on the West bank of the Hooghly River, linked to Kolkata by the magnificent Howrah Bridge which is an icon of Kolkata. It is the oldest station and the largest railway complex in India.

Located at 22.5818, 88.3423 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Howrah, Railway stations in Howrah district, Howrah railway division, Railway junction stations in India, Railway stations opened in 1854, Kolkata Suburban Railway

Netaji Indoor Stadium

The Netaji Indoor Stadium is an indoor sports arena, in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. The facility seats 12,000 people. This indoor stadium is located just beside the Eden Gardens. It used to host the Sunfeast Open, a WTA Tour tennis tournament. The Netaji Indoor Stadium hosts a wide range of activities, from sporting events to cultural programmes. It is a venue for both national and international trade fairs. It is also used as a center of counting of votes.

Located at 22.5661, 88.3417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tennis venues in India, Indoor arenas in India, Sports venues in Kolkata

Howrah (Lok Sabha constituency)

Howrah (Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Howrah in West Bengal. All the seven assembly segments of No. 25 Howrah (Lok Sabha constituency) are in Howrah district.

Located at 22.59, 88.31 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal, Politics in Howrah district

Eden Gardens

Eden Gardens is a cricket ground in Kolkata, India. It is the home of the Bengal cricket team and the Indian Premier League's Kolkata Knight Riders, as well as being a venue for Test, One Day International and Twenty20 International matches. The largest cricket stadium in India and second-largest in the world by seating capacity, it is widely acknowledged to be the most iconic cricket stadium in India. Eden Gardens has been called "cricket's answer to the Colosseum".

Located at 22.5644, 88.3433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Test cricket grounds in India, National stadiums, Event venues established in 1864, Sports venues in Kolkata, Cricket grounds in India, Football venues in India

Vidyasagar Setu

Vidyasagar Setu (Bengali: বিদ্যসাগর সেতু Biddoshagor Shetu), also known as the Second Hooghly Bridge (Bengali: দ্বিতীয় হুগলী সেতু Ditio Hugli Shetu), is a toll bridge over the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India, linking the cities of Kolkata (previously known as Calcutta) and Howrah. With a total length of 823 metres, Vidyasagar Setu is the longest cable–stayed bridge in India and one of the longest in Asia.

Located at 22.5569, 88.3278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Howrah, Bridges in Kolkata, Bridges completed in 1992, Cable-stayed bridges in India, Toll bridges, Bridges in West Bengal

Kolkata Riverfront Beautification Project

Kolkata Riverfront Beautification Project (or, Hooghly River Development) is an initiative taken by the government of West Bengal, to return the glory of Kolkata's riverfront.

Located at 22.5615, 88.3352 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Kolkata, Redeveloped ports and waterfronts

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Hāora.

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30 Mar
2020

TheNewtownSchool
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06 Apr
2020

Womens Health Conferences
Starting at: 01:30 pm (13:30).
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10 Apr
2020

Youth@MBWA
Starting at: 05:30 am (05:30).
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15 Apr
2020

StXaviersCollegeKolkata
Starting at: 05:30 am (05:30).
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28 Apr
2020

FEMA And Trade Finance With Case Studies
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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03 Jul
2020

TTF OTM - Travel & Tourism Fair - Outbound Travel Mart
Starting at: 05:30 am (05:30).
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02 Sep
2020

Scintillations 2020
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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16 Dec
2020

Orange Publishers - Book Publishers
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hawrah, Howrah, Hāora, হাওড়া, Haora, ハウラー, ハーウラー, Haura