Durgapur or Steel City of West Bengal is the fastest emerging city of the State. It was set by Dr.Bidhan Chandra Roy with a vision of setting up industry in the state. Today Durgapur owns integrated steel plant, Durgapur steel Plant and Alloy Steel Plant. It has a beautiful industrial township and is well connected to Kolkata, Capital of the State. There are four power palnts and some chemical industries in Durgapur.
Durgapur is situated on National highway 2 and is well connected with capital of West Bengal, Kolkata and other part of the country. It is surrounded by different commercial towns. Asansol, Burwan, Raniganj, Bokaro, Dhanbad are all famous business hubs. redBus provides connectivity to these places with Durgapur. Online ticket booking with no extra booking fees is the prime USP of redBus. Digital tickets are available in your mobile, if booking is done through redBus. Several other services are available at redBus sites.
Durgapur is 187 kms away from Kolkata. redBus has services to connect with the bus service providers. There are various other places of interest around Durgapur. Sri RabindraNath Tagore famed Shantiniketan,Bolpur is well connected from Durgapur and has regular bus services. Tarapith, a famous pilgrimage of West Bengal is also easily accessible from Durgapur. Bishnupur, city famous for its terracotta temples is situated at a distance of around 82 km. redBus has different tour operating units who can plan and design a lovely weekend.