:: Visitors' Info ::
Visiting IIT Kharagpur
From the KOLKATA Airport
Kolkata (Calcutta) airport is called Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose (NSCB) International Airport. The code of the NSCB International Airport is CCU.
There are two terminals namely Domestic and International. You can take a taxi (cab) to reach IIT Kharagpur from the airport.
IIT Kharagpur is 140 km away from the Kolkata airport. The cab is available all the time (24x7) and it can be booked at the airport.
Air-conditioned (AC) bus and (pre-paid) cab (taxi) are available from this airport for going to Howrah station, which is connected to Kharagpur station
via trains. The (Kolkata airport-Howrah station) travel time is approximately 45 minute. During busy traffic, this may be 90 minute.
From the Railway Station
The IIT Kharagpur is connected with Howrah station, which is the one of the principal hub of eastern and south-eastern railways of India.
From Howrah station, the IIT Kharagpur is connected by fast trains and local trains.
The approximate travel times are 100 minute and 160 minute in fast train and local train respectively.
The distance of Kharagpur station is 116 km from Howrah station. From the Kharagpur station, a taxi (cab) can be hired for IIT Kharagpur.
The cab is available all the time (24x7). This distance is approximately 4 km and the duration of the journey is 10 minute.
At the IIT Gate
You will be required to present an identification document with your photograph (passport / identity card issued by your organization / driving license etc.)
at the institute Main Gate, while entering the campus.
Direction to EE Department office
From IIT Gate
Once you have reached the Main Gate of the institute, collect your visitors pass. Now, drive/walk down for approximately 50 m, passing the Main building on
your right hand side and take a left turn.
Then take a right turn keeping the Electronics and Electrical Communication Engineering Department on your left.
Drive/Walk another 20 m and you will get Electrical Engineering Department on your right hand side as a part of the Main building. The EE Office is in the on the first floor.
EE Department in the IIT Kharagpur Map
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