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Cheap flights to Calcutta, India

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Are there currently restrictions on travel to Calcutta related to COVID-19?

Yes, there are currently restrictions on flights to Calcutta along with the rest of India. Before you book or search for flights, consider the following restrictions: India has restricted entry to most foreign travelers until at least October 31. However, certain eligible foreign nationals are able to travel to India via Vande Bharat flights or third country flights. Certain categories of Indian nationals and residents may enter the country on repatriation flights arranged by Ministry of Civil Aviation. Other exceptions exist for air cargo flights that carry goods for trade or essential goods and supplies, and their crew members, helpers, cleaners, etc. Travelers with an Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card or booklet are eligible to enter the country, as are their minor children and spouses, or students attending an Indian institution, if one of the parents is a national of India or OCI card holder. Travelers may transit through India from a neighbouring country if traveling via India to their country of residence. The Indian Ministry of Home Affairs has issued new guidelines permitting certain categories of foreign nationals to travel to India on business. However it will require them to first obtain a fresh business or employment visa. For information categories and process, visit the Indian Bureau of Immigration website. As of August 8, all international passengers must visit the New Delhi Airport website and submit a self-declaration form at least 72 hours prior to departure for India. All travelers will undergo a thermal screening on arrival and are required to undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 days upon arrival in India. They may be required to provide contact details and be asked to download the Arogya Setu app. Travelers may apply for an exemption from quarantine; to do so, they will need to apply using the self-reporting form and attach a negative PCR test result.. If you are looking to book a trip to Calcutta and are outside of the restricted areas, please take the proper precautions and stay informed about traveling during COVID-19.

Cheapest Prices for Calcutta flights by month

January
$988
February
$958
March
$918
April
$934
May
$1,016
June
$1,353
July
$1,246
August
$1,036
September
$958
October
$976
November
$1,045
December
$1,254
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Calcutta is currently March; with June being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Calcutta?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LAS - CCU
Price
$918 - $1,782
CCU
Temperature
78.8 - 96.8 °F
CCU
Rainfall
0.24 - 13.7 inches
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, March is seen as the time to fly to Calcutta, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. April tends to be the warmest period in Calcutta so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. July is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Calcutta?

The cheapest flights to Calcutta are usually found when departing on a Monday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Wednesday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Calcutta?

At the moment, flights in the evening are likely to offer the best value for money for your Calcutta trip. A flight in the morning will more often than not be of higher cost.

The capital of West Bengal in India, Calcutta (Kolkata since 2001) has undergone a dramatic transformation in the last decade to become the cultural and intellectual capital of the nation. The city is famed for its feast of dramatic colonial architecture, which was built in a frenzied spate of construction when Calcutta was the capital of British India. Today the numerous palatial mansions across the city are in various stages of photogenic decay, but provide tourists with striking contrast to the modern bustling city. Although parts of the city are still underdeveloped, Calcutta has moved on from poverty of the past and has developed a reputation as the friendliest mega-city in world. The Mother House, which was once the home of Mother Teresa is a stark reminder of city’s history. The building contains an emotional and respectful museum dedicated to the legacy of one city’s most famous former residents. The enormous city of 14 million is a chaotic mix of teeming streets and open markets, where you can sample the mild and fruity tang of Bengali cuisine. If the clamour and the chaos of downtown are getting too much, tourists can escape to the Chowringhee Road where they can explore the open parkland around Fort William, which was site of the former British citadel.

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Best Time to Fly to Calcutta

Calcutta has a tropical climate that can be extremely hot and humid during the summer months, but cool and dry during the winter season. The peak season for tourists visiting the city is following the monsoon from November to February. During this period the weather is at its coolest and humidity is low but the cost of local accommodation may be slightly higher. The weather in April and May can be completely unbearable and is best avoided, temperatures frequently exceed 104 degrees F during the day time. If you’re searching for a slightly off-peak alternative, the beginning of October is a perfect time to see the city in full flow. At this time the locals celebrate Durga Puja, a massive six-day festival that honours the goddess Durga by crafting statutes from the mud of the river Hooghly.

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Getting around Calcutta

Once you enter the city itself the Calcutta Metro Railway is the cleanest, most reliable and least crowded form of public transport that the city has to offer.

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Calcutta airports

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