Question : Will you do what it takes to get the absolute lowest-cost flight?
Answer : The cheapest day to fly in December is Saturday. Being flexible with your travel days garners you even more savings during your booking.
Question : How often are prices changing for this route?
Answer : Prices are fluctuating much more for this route than most. Remember, the sooner you book, the more you're able to save.
Question : What is the likelihood your flight will be on time for this route?
Answer : The Bangkok to Kolkata route has a 56% on-time rate, ranking in the bottom quarter of all routes. When a flight is late, it averages between 10-20 minutes.
Question : If having the most departure times is important to you, are there particular days that offer more options than others?
Answer : With 79 total flight time options, Wednesday provides the most flexibility from BKK to CCU. The day with the fewest options is Friday with 50 different times.
Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get to CCU from BKK?
Answer : Drukair currently has the quickest travel time with 55 minutes. So, you would arrive in Kolkata at 10 AM IST if you left Bangkok at 9:05 AM. Remember, there is a time change of two-hours.
Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : December 14th offers bookings (as of December 5th) that are 16% below the average price for this route. Saving on booking fees means you'll have more cash in hand for the trip.
Question : Which airline is struggling to get to Kolkata on time?
Answer : Tashi Air flights from BKK to CCU are late 100% of the time. If you're on Tashi Air, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight's status.