Travel Guide

TRAVEL GUIDE FOR BANGLADESH

TRAVEL GUIDE FOR BANGLADESH STUDY MBBS IN BANGLADESH.
At the recent times, there is a huge craze among students to go to study MBBS in Bangladesh. The main reason behind going Bangladesh is the distance. Bangladesh is the nearest neighbor of India and it has a recent upliftment in their education system. Now Bangladesh has succeeded to set its name as an emerging power in the era of medical studies. Every year, a healthy number of students set out for Bangladesh. There are three ways through which students can easily travel to Bangladesh. They can avail train or bus. If they want to go fast, they can avail airlines service. Expenses are very low. Necessary documents that should be carried and submitted for travelling India to Bangladesh or vice-versa: What do you need to carry for travelling from Dhaka to Kolkata? You need an:
  • Indian Visa as you are coming from the Bangladeshi side
  • Valid passport with at least 6 months of validity with some blank pages.
What do you need to carry for travelling from Kolkata to Dhaka? To book a ticket you should submit:
  • Bangladeshi Visa as you’re coming from the Indian side.
  • Valid passport with at least 6 months of validity with some blank pages.
        Here’s the travel guide for students: By Train:
Train Schedules from Dhaka to Kolkata 
Train Name and Number Departure Station - Time Arrival Station - Time Schedule
Maitree Express Train No. 13107  Dhaka Kamalapur - 8:10 Kolkata Chitpur 18:10 Friday and Sunday
Maitree Express Train No. 13110    Dhaka - 8:10    Kolkata Chitpur 18:10 Wednesday and saturday
          Tickets can’t be booked online. You have to book the tickets at the Dhaka   Kamalpur Railway station Reservation Counter. It is open from 9.00 to 17.00 daily. You can only book your ticket 10 days before the departure of the train. You can only buy a one-way ticket.
          Train Schedules from Kolkata to Dhaka
Train Name and Number Departure Station - Time Arrival Station - Time Schedule
Maitree Express Train No. 13108 Kolkata Chitpur - 7:10 Dhaka - 18:00 Monday and Saturday
Maitree Express Train No. 13109 Kolkata Chitpur - 7:10 Dhaka - 18:00 Tuesday and Friday
  Ticket Prices for the Maitree Express (Dhaka to Kolkata & Kolkata to Dhaka)
Route Fare for 1AC Fare for 2S Fare for CC
Dhaka to Kolkata Tk. 1,819 Tk. 168 Tk. 604
Kolkata to Dhaka Rs. 1,560 Rs. 145 Rs. 520
            These tickets also can’t be booked online. Tickets can be booked from two counters:
  • Fairlie Place International Ticket Booking Counter in Dalhousie Square (Open daily from 8.00 to 20.00)
  • Kolkata Chitpur Railway Station Reservation Counter (Open only during Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 to 19:00)
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If you want to travel by Bus: There are many bus services to travel from Kolkata to Dhaka. Some of them are BRTC, Shyamali, Greenline, Sohag etc. The average price of ticket is Rs. 1,200/- to Rs. 1,500/- for one person. You can book your tickets prior to the date of your journey from the counters of Marcas Street, Park Street. You can book the tickets on the day of journey also from the counter but you only get tickets according to the availability. It’s better to book the tickets. The bus takes a halt at Benapole at the border for Immigration checking. Further information you’ll get here.
If you want to travel through Air: There are 5 airlines travel to Bangladesh:
  • Biman Bangladesh: Rs. 4,031 onwards
  • Air India Express: Rs. 4,051 onwards
  • Jet Airways: Rs. 4,846 onwards
  • SpiceJet: Rs. 4,942 onwards
  • Air India: Rs. 6,198 onwards.
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