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How to Reach IIT Kanpur

From Kanpur Central Railway Station

Kanpur is connected by rail and road with the major cities in India . The IIT Kanpur is located at a distance of about 16 kilometers from the Kanpur Central Railway Station, in the vicinity of Kalyanpur, Kanpur. Taxis are available from the Cantt side of the Kanpur Central Railway Station (from Platform number 1 side). The city taxis may be old-fashioned. There is a pre-paid auto and taxi booth. The rates are about Rs. 200/- to 250/- for a taxi, and Rs. 130/- for an auto-rickshaw. Sometimes you may be able to negotiate a few rupees less with the driver, if you don't go to the pre-paid booth.

From Lucknow Airport

Lucknow Airport also has taxis available. Depending on the type of vehicle, these taxis will charge between Rs. 1050/- and Rs.1150/-. (Charge for Air-conditioned taxi is only Rs. 100/- extra.)

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