Regarding Travel: Please call 7980050599.
( If not available then contact to the number 7908272177/8972889271)
NOTE: The venue of the conference is changed to Bangladesh Bhavan Auditorium
Bangladesh Bhavan auditorium is about 1 km away from PPGH, INGH or the earlier Lipika auditorium. For reference we are attached few screenshots from googlemap for your reference:
- How to reach Santiniketan: http://www.visvabharati.ac.in/Address.html
Kolkata International airport is about 170 kms away from Santiniketan. Kolkata is well connected by air to all major cities in India and abroad.
By Train: (Station Name: Bolpur-Santiniketan, Code: BHP, distance about 2 km)
It takes about two and half hours by train from Howrah Station to reach Bolpur station.
Return Train Bolpur Station to Howrah Station
Return Train Bolpur Station to Sealdah Station
Bolpur is nicely connected by Road. Many State Gov. and Public bus services are available from Durgapur (both city center and durgapur railway station). Those who get down at durgapur railway station can travel to bolpur by bus as well.
In case you don't get a direct bus to Bolpur, you can take any bus going towards North Bengal (e.g. raiganj, malda, omarpur, baharampur,or Suri etc.) and get down at Ilambazar, which is only 17 km from Santiniketan. From there either you can hire a cab or take any local/superfast bus to bolpur/santiniketan.