IISER Kolkata is located in Haringhata. You can reach IISER by road or train.

The fares for the various commutes between Kanchrapara and our campus were taken from an IISER brochure. The fares will obviously change (most likely increase) as time passes. The train timings have been updated on 11 January 2009. Though train schedules do not change often, it is a good idea to get a copy of the railway timetable from a station.

Map of IISER Kolkata

You can view a more detailed map, including annotations of our hostels and guest house at wikimapia.

train

The train station nearest to the Haringhata campus is Kanchrapara. The Kanchrapara station is on the Sealdah line (train timings given below) and is 8km from our institute along Kanchrapara road, which connects the Kalyani expressway to the NH34.

train timings

Sealdah to KanchraparaKanchrapara to Sealdah
traindeparturetraindeparture
Kalyani Simanta0725Krishnanagar0702
Gede Local0740Gede Local arr Dum Dum0710
Lalgola0810Kalyani Simanta0730
Kalyani Simanta0830Ranaghat0753
Shantipur0858Ranaghat0803
Kalyani Simanta0920Krishnanagar0812
Krishnanagar0935Shantipur0823
Ranaghat0950Kalyani Simanta0830
Gede Local0858Gede Local0838
Shantipur1032Lalgola0849
Krishnanagar1048Ranaghat0903
Kalyani Simanta1120Kalyani Simanta0931
Shantipur1135Shantipur0938
Krishnanagar1202Krishnanagar0957
Lalgola1220Gede Local1007
Kalyani Simanta1225Krishnanagar1054
Gede Local1245Shantipur1105
Shantipur1300Kalyani Simanta1120
Krishnanagar1325Lalgola1127
Gede Local1405Gede Local1158
Lalgola dep at Dum Dum1413Shantipur1236
Shantipur1420Ranaghat1302
Kalyani Simanta1440Krishnanagar1318
Ranaghat1505Kalyani Simanta1336
Kalyani Simanta1525Lalgola1400
Krishnanagar1535Shantipur1412
Shantipur1545Kalyani Simanta1429
Krishnanagar1615Krishnanagar1447
Ranaghat1622Shantipur1521
Kalyani Simanta1650Ranaghat1553
Shantipur1657Gede Local1542
Lalgola1700Krishnanagar1622
Gede Local1715Kalyani Simanta1645
Krishnanagar1736Shantipur1651
Shantipur1750Gede Local1714
Kalyani Simanta1812Krishnanagar1726
Gede Local1820Kalyani Simanta1745
Krishnanagar1840Ranaghat1756
Shantipur1850Shantipur1811
Kalyani Simanta1910Lalgola1900
Ranaghat dep at Dum Dum1912Ranaghat1911
Gede Local1917Kalyani Simanta1918
Krishnanagar1930Shantipur1929
Shantipur1950Krishnanagar1940
Kalyani Simanta2010Kalyani Simanta2015
Ranaghat2030Shantipur2013
Shantipur2045Krishnanagar2028
Krishnanagar2100Shantipur2049
Gede Local2130Gede Local2115
Shantipur2150Kalyani Simanta2131
Kalyani Simanta2205Lalgola2139
Ranaghat2206