Cheap Broadband with Landline

MTNL is offering one of the Cheapest (Low cost) broadband plans with a landline at Rs.398/- per month in Delhi with 25 Gb Fair Usage Limit at 2Mbps (up to 8Mbps), Unlimited Local calls to any network. This is way better than MTNL's normal lowest 699 plan and Airtel's 899 plan. This offer is available permanently now.

Airtel has a low cost broadband Rs.599/- Retention plan which allows 50 Gb of data at 8Mbps after which speed drops to 1Mbps. This also has unlimited calls to any network like in the 899 plan. Call Airtel Customer care to switch to this plan to save on your monthly bill. It is NOT mentioned on their website nor do they advertise this.


WBSTC has started an Air Conditioned bus service from NSC Bose International Airport, Kolkata to Howrah Station. This is a very convenient service and Saves you money. The usual Taxi fare from Howrah to Airport is about Rs.180 to 200. Here are the details of this service:

  • Frequency of Service: 30 minutes.
  • These buses run in a circular route starting from the Airport at 0800 Hours.
  • Duration of Travel ranges from 50 min to 1Hr 30minutes depending on traffic conditions.
  • Minimum fare is Rs. 20/-. Fare slabs are Rs.20, Rs.30 and Rs.40.
  • Howrah Bus stop: Machli Market, AC Market, Golabadi Thana.
  • Some of the roads on Route: Vivekanand Road, CIT Road

1st Bus Timing Last Bus Timing Fare
Airport to Howrah 0800 Hrs 2000 Hrs Rs.40/-
Howrah to Airport 0850 Hrs 2115 Hrs Rs.40/-

Airport Bus Counter - Contact Phone: +91-33-2511 3238


Information gathered on 26th November, 2011.


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