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Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU)

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Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU)
AddressKolkata 700052, India
Telephone(033) 2511 9977
Emailinfo@nscbiairport.org
Websitewww.nscbiairport.org
Number of terminals2
Time zoneGMT +5.5
LocationThe Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is located at Dum Dum, 18km (11 miles) to the northeast of central Kolkata.
Airport codeCCU
Country dialling code91
Airport newsA new integrated terminal building, incorporating a small hotel, is expected to be completed by late 2012. There are also plans to extend the Metro rail service to the airport.
Transfer between terminalsThere is no covered walkway between the terminals.
Driving directionsTo get to the city from Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, take Jessore Road towards the south and follow signs to the city.
Car rentalCar hire counters are located in the arrivals area. Avis, along with several local car hire companies, offers car hire at the airport Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.
Public transport and taxisBus: buses between Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport and the city centre run every 10 to 15 minutes from early morning until around 22:00 in the evening.
Taxi: taxis are available outside the terminals. Pre-paid taxis can be booked from a counter in the arrivals area.
Rail: the city's circular railway operates between Dum Dum station near Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport and Princep Ghat near Strand Road. Trains run every 15 minutes during peak hours and hourly at other times.
Metro: the Metro Railway runs between Dum Dum station near Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport and the city centre every 10 to 15 minutes from early morning until around 22:00 in the evening. Buses connect the airport to Dum Dum train and metro stations.
Car parkingThe two parking lots have 250 parking spaces each. Both short-term and long-term parking is available.
Information and help desksInformation desks are available in both terminals.
Airport FacilitiesMoney and communications: there are banks and bureaux de change in the terminals. A post office is also available.
Eating and drinking: there are restaurants, cafés and snack bars in both terminal buildings.
Shopping: there are duty-free shops and newsagents in both terminals. Gift shops selling handicraft items are available in the international terminal.
Luggage: luggage trolleys are available free of charge. Queries about lost luggage can be directed to the information desk in the arrivals hall or to the airlines.
Other facilities: child care rooms are available in the terminal buildings. A medical service offering first aid and dealing with minor emergencies is also available.
Conference and business facilitiesThere are no conference or business facilities at Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.
Disabled facilitiesFacilities for the disabled are basic. Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport has wheelchairs for use by physically disabled travellers. Airport staff can offer assistance.
Airport hotelsThere are no hotels at the Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, but there are a few accommodation options nearby, as well as a larger selection in the city.

Swissôtel Kolkata
Located 3km (2 miles) from the Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, the Swissôtel Kolkata offers luxury accommodation with a range of on-site dining facilities. Other services include a rooftop swimming pool and meeting space.
New Town-Rajarhat
City Centre New Town, Action Area 2, D.Plot No. 11/5
Kolkata 700157, India
Tel: (033) 6626 6666.
Web: www.swissotel.com/kolkata
Full airport nameKolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport
CityKolkata (Calcutta)
CountryIndia
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