Sagardwip is located just 124 kms from Kolkata and can be reached via railways, roadways and waterway.
You could take a flight to Netaji Subhash Chandra Airport which is around 118 km away from the island. From Airport, you will have to take a cab or bus until Kakdwip which is about 108 Km and complete the rest of the journey by ferry.
Nearest Airport : Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport (CCU) - 118 kms from Ganga Sagar (Sagardwip)
The ride from Kolkata to Gangasagar is quite thrilling. First, board a bus to Kakdwip from Babughat to Harwood Point. The ride will take around three hours to travel. From here, cross the river Muriganga by boat and reach Kachuberia. From Kachuberia, a bus service is there that takes you to Gangasagar (30km) within an hour.
When travelling by train, from Sealdah to Kakdwip or Namkhana. However, it's not well connected with the rest of the country. Irrespective of which station you choose, the journey until Sagardwip will still be a combination of taxi, bus and ferry.
Toto & Van are the most convenient & assessible options available in & around Sagardwip for the pilgrims.