Jeddah to Kolkata Flights
The Airport in Jeddah
King Abdulaziz International Airport is the third-largest airport in Saudi Arabia and serves the greater Jeddah area. It is located at Jeddah 52025, Saudi Arabia, which is approximately nineteen miles from the city. It is not only a commercial airport, but also has facilities for the Royal Saudi Air Force. Use ebookers to purchase flights from Jeddah on African Express Airways, Air Indian, British Airways, or any of the other airlines that fly out of this airport.
Parking at King Abdulaziz International Airport
There are several parking options at the airport, and prices start at five riyals per hour for short-term parking. If you are leaving for several days, many local hotels will offer up to two weeks of free parking in their lots as long if you pay for at least one night's stay in the hotel. They will give you free shuttle service to the airport and back to your car as a part of the service. There are other long-term parking options available off-site with free shuttle or bus service directly to the terminal.
Ground Transportation in Jeddah
Buses are a popular option because they will pick you up at various spots in Jeddah, Medina, or Makkah and take you to the airport. There are several limousine companies offering service, if you want to travel in style, that will also pick you up in the same three cities. Taxis are another option, and prices are already predetermined based on how far you are from the airport, so there is no haggling involved. Ask about the price before you accept the ride so that you can budget accordingly.
Food in King Abdulaziz International Airport
Fast food is available in the exit hall in case you need to grab something to eat very quickly. If you have more time, the airport in Jeddah features full-service restaurants, with one located in the North Hall and two located in the South Hall. No matter which of these halls your flight leaves out of, you will have more money to spend in the restaurant if you book your flights with ebookers.
Airport in Kolkata
Kolkata is a charming city with a strong sense of community. It was once the capital of India, which explains the city's revolutionary heritage and diverse culture. Kolkata is served by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, the only international airport in eastern India. It is located approximately eleven miles north-east of the city centre and about sixty minutes away from Kolkata's major attractions. Major airlines serving the airport include Air India, Air Asia, Jet Airways, United Airways, and Singapore Airlines. Plan your travel and book your flight to Kolkata on ebookers.
Transportation From the Airport
It takes about an hour and a half to reach downtown Kolkata from the airport through public transportation; the travel time can be longer during rush hours. Taxis are the fastest and most convenient mode of transport to the city centre. Prepaid taxis can be booked from a counter in the airport's arrival hall. A trip to the city centre costs Rs900 or about US$16. Travellers can also take a taxi to the Biman Bandar Train Station just two minutes away from the international terminal. The train runs every fifteen minutes during peak seasons and every hour on regular days. An air-conditioned Volvo bus also runs on several major routes in the city. The bus runs every ten to fifteen minutes and costs about Rs60 or about US$1.10 to the city centre.
Weather in Kolkata
Kolkata has a tropical wet-and-dry climate with an annual mean temperature of 27°C. April and May are the hottest months, with temperatures ranging from 26°C to 35°C. Temperatures drop to a comfortable 13°C to 26°C in January. Visit the city from November to February, as rains are infrequent and temperatures are more comfortable during these months.
Major Attractions in Kolkata
Kolkata is a unique and vibrant city that often charms and puts tourists in awe of its culture and beauty. A former capital of British India, the city retains a myriad of colonial architecture, which includes the Howrah Station, Raj Bhavan, St. Paul's Cathedral, and the Shobhabazar Rajbari. Other notable attractions in Kolkata are Dakshineswar Kali Temple, New Market, Maidan, Salt Lake Central Park, Alipore Zoological Garden, and the Victoria Memorial. Find great travel deals book your flight to Kolkata on ebookers.
Cheap flights from Jeddah to Kolkata
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in April from Jeddah to Kolkata
|Travel dates||Departure||Arrival||Stops:||Round-trip fares|
|Leave Tue, 22 Apr||Jeddah (JED)||Kolkata (CCU)||Air India||£387|
|Return Thu, 24 Apr||Kolkata (CCU)||Jeddah (JED)||Air India|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Jeddah to Kolkata
|Travel dates||Departure||Arrival||Stops:||Round-trip fares|
|Leave Fri, 30 May||Jeddah (JED)||Kolkata (CCU)||Emirates||£397|
|Return Wed, 27 Aug||Kolkata (CCU)||Jeddah (JED)||Emirates|
Jeddah and Kolkata airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from Jeddah to Kolkata on Sun, Mar 9, 2014
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Qatar Airways/Qatar Airways||QR1187/QR544||JED||17:40||CCU||04:10||332/320||8hr 0min|
|Air India/Jet Airways||AI930/9W615||JED||21:45||CCU||09:45||77W/73H||9hr 30min|
|Air India/Air India||AI930/AI617||JED||21:45||CCU||12:40||77W/319||12hr 25min|
|Saudia/Jet Airways||SV758/9W7059||JED||10:50||CCU||23:15||772/738||9hr 55min|
|Saudia/Jet Airways||SV768/9W2844||JED||10:15||CCU||23:20||333/73H||10hr 35min|
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