Distance: 170 km south-west of Kolkata (22 km from Contai)
Journey Time: By road – 4 hours
Route: NH 6 to Kolaghat via Eksara, Salap, Alampur, Fuleshwar and Bagnan; NH 41 to Tamluk; State Highway 4 to Tajpur via Contai and Balisai.
Tajpur by Train:
On Regular basis three trains are available from the city of Howrah to Digha. The nearest rail station to reach Mandarmani is situated at the town of Contai and Ramnagar. From the station you can opt for private taxi to reach the resort. Tickets are inexpensive and second class seats cost around Rs 75.
2857 Tamralipta Express Howrah Dep. Time 06:40 AM
2847 Duranto Express Howrah Dep. Time 11:15 AM
8001 Kandari Express Howrah Dep. Time 02:15 PM
5721 Paharia Express (Only Saturday) Howrah Dep. Time 07:50 AM
Tajpur by Bus:
Regular buses are available from Kolkata and Howrah to Balisai. Buses from Kolkata cost around Rs 100 and a few deluxe buses are also available. Get down at Alampur fisheries. From here you can opt for private vehicles to reach the resort itself.