IEB Dhaka Travel Information

IEB Dhaka Travel Information

IEB website:

http://www.iebbd.org/

https://www.facebook.com/IEBangladesh

 

IEB Headquarters is located nearby Shahbagh. From Shabagh go along the road towards Shishu Park(childrens Park) along with Sohrawrdi Uddan(Suhrawardy Park). On the other side, it is close to Motsho Bahaban(Firsheries Dept Building) near Kakrail Mosque and just opposite to Ramna Park.

At IEB Headquartes, in front just by the road Engineering Staff College Bangladesh(ESCB) building with Mercantile Bank ATM and auditorium are located. On the backside, the new building is located. Upon entering, there is inner stair. You may go up using that stair and on the 2nd Floor on the right you will see big ERC sign in the glass door.  The conference registration booth, inaugural ceremony, keynote-invited talks sessions, technical sessions, closing ceremony will be held there. Lunches and tea will be provided from ERC cafeteria located here too. There is a lounge with sofas for relaxing in between ERC Conference Room and ERC Cafeteria. Washrooms are located on the left side of ERC cafeteria. On the 1st floor, meeting room of Dhaka Centre is located where technical sessions, invited talks, workshop will be held. Prayer room is located just on the right side of the entrance.

Map

Google map provides information like distance, aerial view. You can also get 360 degree images of Dhaka city area using street view.

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Ramna+Park/@23.737588,90.40129,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x74e25e8dd9557872!8m2!3d23.737588!4d90.40129

 

Rickshaw

Rickshaw fare is roughly 15 BDT per km in Dhaka City

CNG driven Autorickshaws

For CNG driven autorickshaws, there is an official rate but due to traffic jams, expect to pay double of that. CNG Auto-rickshaw passengers will be paying Tk40 for the first two kilometres of travel, , and Tk12 for the following kilometres each,  and waiting charge of Tk2 per minute for travel intermissions.

Bus

If you come by Bus you may get off at Shahbagh or Motsho Bahaban(Firsheries Dept Building)/ Ramna park main gate, Kakrail near Tabligh mosque. Here goes the names of some bus operators going through the above stops: BRTC AC service from Motijheel to Abdullapur, Airport Bangabandhu Avenue route, Omama bus, Anik, Gazipur Paribahan. If you come by VIP counter service bus, you may get off at New Market or Azimpur and take a rickshaw to IEB. Bus passengers, according to the latest fares, will be charged Tk1.70 for each kilometre of travel  The following websites may be of help for bus travel inside Dhaka City:

Routes with fare, bus stops, picture of the bus could be found . Search your destination using keywords like ShahBag, Shahbagh, Paltan etc.

http://www.pothdekhun.com/routes/index

http://www.pothdekhun.com/routes/show/233/abdullahpur-to-motijheel-omama-international

http://www.pothdekhun.com/routes/show/194/gulistan-to-abdullahpur-airport-bangabandhu-avenue

 

Govt fare info with route no of Buses in Dhaka City

Public Bus Fare of Dhaka Metro Area

List of route in Dhaka Metro Area

http://www.brta.gov.bd/newsite/en/list-of-route-in-dhaka-metro-area/

Bus route Map

http://urbanlaunchpad.github.io/

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/urbanlaunchpad/first-bus-map-of-dhaka

https://fusiontables.google.com/DataSource?snapid=S8670033Oqi

http://eatlapps.com

 

Taxi , Rent a Car

Motorbike Taxi

https://pathao.com/rides

Taxi cars

https://pathao.com/cars

http://chalox.com/

https://www.facebook.com/chalo.com.bd

http://garivara.com.bd/pricing/details/5/daily-basis-inside-dhakahttps

Uber Bangladesh Twitter account
https://twitter.com/uber_bd?lang=en-gb

Fare  of Uber Bangaldesh Effective from 23 Jan 2017
https://newsroom.uber.com/bangladesh/dhakanewfares/

Dhaka Airport taxi that could be booked from the counter inside the Airport.

Transportation

Seven Rent-A-Car, transparent information : http://rentacarsbd.com

http://facebook.com/Seven.rentacar

Toma Taxi cab New booking hotline since Ocotber 2016for Toma Taxicab is   09612667070

Toma Taxi Cab’s own website: http://www.tomataxi.com.bd/

Toma Taxi Cab’s own facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/tomataxibd

AC Taxi Cab fare applicable in Dhaka, Bangladesh effective from April 2014 is as follows:

For AC taxi cab first 2 KM fare is 85 BDT |(Bangladeshi Taka)

next each km is 34 Taka per km

Wating charge in road jam or during pick up or signal is 4.5 Taka per minute

Trust Taxi Cab :Facebook page of Trust Taxi Cab:

https://www.facebook.com/TrustTransportServices

Website of Trust Taxi Cab:http://www.trusttpt.com/

Trust Taxi cab Booking contact no:Dhaka(DHK) Hotline: 01755-667171
Dhaka related information for tourists:

Dhaka Travel information including hotels, attractions,transport

https://www.lonelyplanet.com/bangladesh/dhaka

 

All info about Dhaka

https://wikitravel.org/en/Dhaka

https://en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Dhaka

Huge information both in Bangla and English about Dhaka including hotels, restaurants,attaractions etc.

http://www.online-dhaka.com/english/29_146_1547_0-time-table-of-visiting-places-dhaka-eng.html

More information about Dhaka Travel and Tours could be found from S Tourism, official Travel and Tour partner of IMEOM 2017 Dhaka Conference:

S Tourism

https://www.facebook.com/tourholidays

http://stourismbangladesh.com

Office: House 19, Sector 01, Road 13, Uttara Dhaka, Bangladesh

Mobile:+88-01733338111, 01753337335

Tel: 02-8933159

Email:bd@stourismbangladesh.com,tanbirstourism@gmail.com

Sponsors IMEOM2017