Situated 197 km north of Kolkata, Murshidabad is connected by railway and road. Long distance bus services (from Kolkata to Malda and Siliguri) go through Berhampore, 11 km south of Murshidabad. Berhampore is also linked by railway service from Kolkata.
A quiet town on the banks of the Bhagirathi river, Murshidabad has stood witness to events that changed the course of Indian history. Capital during the reign of Siraj-ud-daula, the Nawab of Bengal, Murshidabad was also a flourishing trading town between inland India and the port of Kolkata.Contact us