Chennai to Kolkata Flights

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Kolkata is West Bengal's capital and the former capital of India. It is one of the five top popular cities in India. Visit the IndiGo website or mobile app for booking Chennai to Kolkata flights. While making your flight reservations, you can also add services from the 6E add-ons. Some of the services include the 6E Tiffin, you can place orders for snacks and beverages on our website to enjoy a hassle-free inflight experience.

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Information about Chennai to Kolkata flights

Kolkata, the former capital of India is charming and beautiful. You can book flights to Kolkata and explore this stunning city.

About Kolkata

Kolkata, which remains a popular tourist destination in the eastern part of India, is home to magnificent palaces and an iconatic tram system that still operates. Please check out the following tourist sites before you book your flights to Kolkata.

  • Victoria Memorial: George Curzon, the Viceroy of India, is credited with setting up such a large marble building in the heart of town. In the years from 1906 to 1921, a memorial had been built in honour of Queen Victoria. This building had been transformed to a wonderful museum, which housed the most magnificent collection of ancient artifacts in its 25 beautiful galleries. This architectural wonder is built in the IndoSaracen Revivalist style with a blend of British architecture.
  • Howrah Bridge: When you ask what's the best thing to do in Kolkata, Howrah Bridge may be the first suggestion. The revered bridge, situated over Hooghly River, is an integral part of the gateway to Kolkata that links Howrah's eastern bank with the west. The construction of this architecturally brilliant bridge was initiated in 1939 and the bridge was called Rabindra Setu to honour the Nobel laureate, Rabindranath Tagore, in 1965.
  • Mother Teresa’s House: Home of Mother Teresa is a must-visit while in Kolkata. Hundreds of visitors from all over the world come to Mother Teresa's house to pay their respects to the sacrifice of a great human being. Here you can see the Mother Teresa's tomb, located on the ground floor of the Mother House. You can see her preserved room as well as a small exhibit.
  • Park Street: Ever since the 1940s, this street in Kolkata has been a beacon of lively nightlife. Park Street, with many restaurants and bars, has always been among the most popular place in Kolkata as well as an important tourist destination. There are some old monuments and buildings from the British era on that historical street, which go hand in hand with its own unique culture.
  • Fort William: The fort is now operational as headquarters of the Indian Army's Eastern Command, located on the eastern banks of the Hooghly River. The fort has been designated after King William III and stands beside the finest park in town, Maidan. You must have a special permission from the commanding officer to enter Fort William on any days of the week, and it's open every day until 5 p.m. This place in Kolkata is undoubtedly one of the city's finest historical sites.
  • Sundarbans: The most famous tourism spot near Kolkata is an amazing natural wonder around the world. Sunderbans is part of the largest delta in the world, bordered by rivers like Ganga and Brahmaputra, which has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site. It's the biggest reserve of tigers and a national park in India. Apart from the wildlife, Sunderbans is one of Kolkata's finest tourist sites because they offer a magnificent and stunning landscape made even more spectacular by nature.

Know Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport

Kolkata Airport or Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is 16 km from the city. The IATA code of the airport is CCU.

About Chennai

There are many temples and other points of interest in chennai, but the biggest draw is Marina Beach, which is India's longest beach. You can also plan a trip to Chennai and check out these sites.

  • Marina Beach: This is the longest beach in India and it's one of the most favourite hangout place in Chenai. There are several activities like beach volleyball and windsurfing.
  • Theosophical Society's Huddleston Gardens: Situated in Chennai neighbourhood of Adyar this Huddleston Gardens of the Theosophical Society is a beautiful place for birding and enjoying nature.
  • Pulicat Lake: With its serene setting, Pulicat Lake is a nature paradise located few km from the city. Here, activities like fishing and boat are available. The Nelapatu Bird Sanctuary is located close to Pulicat Lake.
  • Kapaleeshwarar Temple: A must-see temple in Chennai is Kapaleeshwarar believed to have been constructed by King Pallava in the 7th century.
  • National Museum: The National Museum features several art installations, some of which date back to the 11th century.

Know Chennai International Airport

Chennai International Airport (MAA) is located 20 km away from the city. You can find many options to get to the airport from the city via buses and taxis. You can also find app-based taxis in Chennai.

FAQs about Chennai to Kolkata flights

How many terminals are there in Chennai airport?

Chennai Airport comprises three terminals – Terminal 1 which is the domestic terminal and Terminal 3 and 4 are the international terminals.

What is the name of Kolkata airport and how far is it from the city?

Kolkata Airport is known as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport. It is approximately 17 km from the city centre.

Which terminal in Chennai handles international flights?

Terminal 3 and 4 of Chennai Airport handles international flights.

How can we check the flight schedule for Chennai to Kolkata flights?

The flight schedule can be checked by referring to the IndiGo flight schedule page.

What is the airport code for Kolkata and Chennai?

The airport code for Kolkata is CCU whereas for Chennai is MAA.

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