Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, West Bengal
, is a major gateway to the north-eastern states of India. It is located at Dum Dum
, 18 km from the city. The runway is 12,000 ft long and lies at an elevation of 17 ft. International flights connect Kolkata
with Rome, London, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Dubai, New York, Osaka, Moscow, Kathmandu and Dhaka.
Facilities at the airport include lounges for first and executive class passengers, a restaurant and snack bar, book/gift shop, duty free shops, handicraft shops, medical aid, child care room, inter-terminal bus service, car rental and pre-paid taxi service.
Hotels nearby: MBD Airport Hotel, Hotel Hyatt Regency,
Hotel Hindusthan International, Lytton Hotel, Peerless Inn and Hotel Oberoi Grand.