Howrah Bridge

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  • Address: Howrah Bridge, Fairley Place, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, View Point, Bridge
Tickets From $36.09

One of the oldest bridges in India, the Howrah Bridge is an architectural marvel. Also one of the busiest places in Kolkata, the Howrah Bridge endures a huge number of cars and trucks over it daily. Don’t expect to wait and gaze at this wonder for long as it is quite busy most times of the day. But do catch a glimpse of the bridge at night; lit up millions of little lights like a glittering piece of jewellery. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Kolkata itinerary 5 days.

Howrah Bridge Travel Tips

  • Technically, photography of Howrah bridge is prohibited.

How to Reach Howrah Bridge

  • Howrah bus depot is the closest bus stop to the bridge. The MG road metro station is the closest near the bridge.

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  • Howrah Bridge Address: Howrah Bridge, Fairley Place, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
  • Howrah Bridge Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Howrah Bridge(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Howrah Bridge: 00:30 Mins
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  • 85.49% of people who visit Kolkata include Howrah Bridge in their plan

  • 50.75% of people start their Howrah Bridge visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Howrah Bridge

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

86.72% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Howrah Bridge

People normally club together Belur Math Shrine and The Victoria Memorial while planning their visit to Howrah Bridge.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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