Kolkata
in Kolkata of West Bengal, India

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.563 and 88.363 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 33' 45" and E 88° 21' 46"
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: 02:18 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:34 am and 5:08 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for India in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to India.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2019-10-19 07:22:25

Discover Kolkata

Kolkata in Kolkata (West Bengal) with it's 4,631,392 citizens is a place in India about 810 mi (or 1,304 km) south-east of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Current time in Kolkata is now 02:18 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Kolkata, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in India is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 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 55 mi (or 88 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: Khulna, Magura, Bagerhat, Rajshahi and Barisal. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 1014.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 10% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 20th of October 2019

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, clear sky.

Monday, 21st of October 2019

31°C (87 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 22nd of October 2019

31°C (88 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Oberoi Grand

Address
0,7 mi
15, JAWAHARLAL NEHRU ROAD
700 013 Kalkutta
India

Time Information

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


The Peerless Inn

Address
0,7 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
0,7 mi
15, Lindsay Street
700087 Kolkata
India

Time Information

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


Metropole

Address
0,8 mi
174 Sarat Bose Road
185202 Bhawanipur,Kolkata
India

Time Information

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


The Mark Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
31/2A, Marquis Street
700016 Kolkata
India

Time Information

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


VIP International

Address
0,8 mi
51 Free School Street, Near Park Street
700016 Kolkata
India

Time Information

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


The Lindsay

Address
0,8 mi
8A & 8B, Lindsay Street
700087 New Market Area,Kolkata
India

Time Information

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


N S International

Address
0,4 mi
14,Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Road,Kolkata-700013 Near of Maulana azad college.
700013 Kolkata
India

Time Information

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


OYO 3032 Monovilla Inn

Address
0,4 mi
79/26/D AJC Bose Road
700014 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Treebo Diamond Plaza

Address
0,5 mi
5 Gopi Bose Lane,
700012 Kolkata
India

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Clean and Green Kolkata Campaign Flash mob

Published: November 12, 2014
Length: 40:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Virendra Jaiswal

Sunday, 9" November 2014, will be remembered as a remarkable date in Kolkata. Till today we have been littering our surroundings ,but on that we saw a strong force of 500 People Belonging...


GOENKA COLLEGE OF COMMERCE UNITY HOOT(KOLKATA)

Published: November 23, 2014
Length: 48:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DEBARUN PAUL

The GOENKAN FAMILY's unity is its strength...this is the legendary Goenka hoot....some impressions last forever..


Journey from Kolkata

Published: August 25, 2008
Length: 19:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: sudip ray

Journey from Kolkata.


Phillip Hughes last Journey.

Published: December 03, 2014
Length: 54:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Soumya Sarkar

Phill will always remain in our heart.


India Kolkata The Calcutta City Walks Package Holidays Travel Guide Travel To Care

Published: August 02, 2011
Length: 51:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: traveltocare

Visit http://www.traveltocare.com See this package holiday on A walk around the fascinating streets of Kolkata, guided by young 'explorers' whose level of reflection and communication skills...


Michael Clarke tribute speech to Phillip Hughes

Published: December 03, 2014
Length: 01:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Soumya Sarkar

Last journey of Phill Hughes.


CTC Kolkata Trams - Feb 2011 - Lenin Sarani

Published: November 24, 2011
Length: 26:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: tram1435

go to www.tra.ms for further details (travel report - also other systems around the world, CTC fleet list)...


Sri Mayapur Eco-Village

Published: June 18, 2014
Length: 53:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mayapur Eco Village Society

Sri Mayapur Eco-Village Society. Tour Video.


Damdam airport to Bangalore my first trip

Published: February 07, 2018
Length: 48:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wazed Mondal


Journey to manali | video by Saikat naskar 999 |

Published: February 22, 2018
Length: 53:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: saikat naskar 999

Manali , January-2018.


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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.

West Bengal

West Bengal is a state in the eastern region of India and is the nation's fourth-most populous. It is also the seventh-most populous sub-national entity in the world, with over 91 million inhabitants. Spread over 34,267 sq mi, it is bordered by the countries of Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, and the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim, and Assam. The state capital is Kolkata (formerly Calcutta).

Located at 22.5667, 88.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
West Bengal, Divided regions, States and territories established in 1947, States and territories of India, Bengali-speaking countries and territories

Sealdah railway station

Sealdah is one of the major railway stations serving Kolkata (Calcutta) in India, the others being Howrah Station, Shalimar Station and Kolkata Railway Station. Sealdah is one of the busiest railway stations in India and an important suburban rail terminal. After completion, Kolkata metro line 2 will pass through Sealdah.

Located at 22.5674, 88.3708 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sealdah railway division, Railway stations in Kolkata, Railway stations opened in 1869, Railway junction stations in India, 1869 establishments in India, Kolkata Suburban Railway

St. James' School (India)

Other meanings, see Saint James School St James' School, Kolkata, India, is a CNI school, and one of the oldest private schools in India. It is associated with the ICSE Board of Education. It was established in 1864 by Bishop Cotton. The school is associated with St. James' Church, Kolkata, which has a historic building. The principal is T. H Ireland; past principals have included John Mason and D.L. Bloud. The school has a double steepled church.

Located at 22.555, 88.3656 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in West Bengal, Schools in Kolkata, Colonial schools in India, Private schools in India, Educational institutions established in 1864, 1864 establishments in India

Kalikata

Kalikata was one of the three villages which were merged to form the city of Kolkata (formerly, Calcutta) in India. The other two villages were Gobindapur and Sutanuti. Job Charnock, an administrator with the British East India Company is traditionally credited with the honour of founding the city. He settled in the village of Sutanuti.

Located at 22.5667, 88.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Kolkata, Villages in Kolkata district

Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist)

The Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist), previously called the Socialist Unity Centre of India, is a communist party in India. The party was founded by Shibdas Ghosh in 1948.

Located at 22.5639, 88.3556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist), Communist parties in India, Political parties established in 1948

2006 West Bengal train disaster

The 2006 West Bengal train disaster was a fatal suspected terrorist explosion on a train travelling between New Jalpaiguri and Haldibari that occurred on November 20, 2006, when the train was in a remote part of West Bengal State, India. Five people were killed, and between fifty and twenty-five were injured, although home secretary Prasad Ranjan Ray says officials believe there may in fact be as many as sixty-six injured. Two passenger cars were damaged.

Located at 22.569, 88.369 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway accidents in 2006, Railway accidents in India, Terrorist incidents in India in 2006, Rail transport in West Bengal, Train bombings, History of West Bengal (1947–present), Terrorist incidents on railway systems, Mass murder in 2006

Bangabasi Morning College

Bangabasi Morning College is an undergraduate college affiliated with the University of Calcutta. It is located at Sealdah in the heart of the city of Kolkata.

Located at 22.5692, 88.3683 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities and colleges in Kolkata, Educational institutions established in 1965, Academic institutions currently affiliated with the University of Calcutta

Bowbazar

Bowbazar (also spelt Boubazar) is a neighbourhood and police station in central Kolkata, earlier known as Calcutta, in the Indian state of West Bengal. The neighbourhood has been at the forefront of Kolkata’s changing society.

Located at 22.57, 88.359 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods in Kolkata, Culture of West Bengal

Entally

Entally (also spelt Entali) is a neighbourhood in central Kolkata, earlier known as Calcutta, in the Indian state of West Bengal. It has a police stationand is an assembly constituency. Once it was considered close to the area which was home to the poor and the depressed castes. Mother Teresa started her activities in Entally.

Located at 22.569, 88.368 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods in Kolkata

Presidency division

Presidency Division (Bengali: প্রেসিডেন্সি বিভাগ, Presidency Bibhāg) is an administrative division within the Indian state of Paschimbanga. The headquarter and the largest city of the Presidency division is Kolkata, the state capital. It consists of 6 districts:

Located at 22.5667, 88.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Divisions of West Bengal

Bowbazar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Bowbazar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) (Bengali: বৌবাজার বিধানসভা কেন্দ্র) was an assembly constituency in Kolkata in the Indian state of West Bengal. As a consequence of the orders of the Delimitation Commission, Bowbazar (Vidhan Sabha constituency) ceases to exist from 2011. It was part of Calcutta North West (Lok Sabha constituency).

Located at 22.57, 88.359 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former assembly constituencies in West Bengal, Politics in Kolkata district

Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital

Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College and Hospital is a medical teaching institution and hospital in Kolkata.

Located at 22.5637, 88.3703 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Kolkata, Medical colleges in West Bengal, Academic institutions formerly affiliated with the University of Calcutta, Affiliates of West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Hospitals established in 1873

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Kolkata.

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23 Oct
2019

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24 Oct
2019

Jetking National Job Fair 2019
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02 Nov
2019

Events In Kolkata - Sarad Sanman 2019
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08 Nov
2019

2-Day Free Career Counselling Course In Kolkata
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09 Nov
2019

Doggys Day Out At Kolkata
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16 Nov
2019

VHack India Tour 2019
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17 Nov
2019

Chowringhee
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19 Nov
2019

Indian Orthopaedic Association 64th Annual Conference 2019 (IOACON 2019)
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06 Dec
2019

IMIKolkataWomen
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16 Dec
2019

Youth@MBWA
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01 Jan
2020

Youth@CIS
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14 Feb
2020

TTF OTM - Travel & Tourism Fair - Outbound Travel Mart
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03 Jul
2020

TTF OTM - Travel & Tourism Fair - Outbound Travel Mart
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16 Dec
2020

Orange Publishers - Book Publishers
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