Get Fit, Not Broke: Gyms In Kolkata That'll Cost You Less Than INR 1,000 A Month

Love a good workout after a long day at work? Head to these gyms which you won’t need to break the piggy bank for.

Talwalkars Gym

Affordable gyms with heaps of facilities? Stocked with international equipment, you also get classes in Zumba, pilates, spinning and specially-designed fat burning workouts among other great options to improve your health and physical well-being. Need to relax after an intense workout? Head to the steam and sauna rooms! It will cost you INR 1,026 (but it is lower for the quarterly and annual memberships).

Not all outlets have the same facilities, so check on what your closest one offers before signing up.

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Talwalkars

4.4

Sunny Towers, 1st Floor, Next To Birla Temple, Ballygunge, Kolkata

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The Frameworker

Grab a month-long trial membership which comes inclusive of the registration fee and temporary locker facilities at this unisex gym. They are closed on Sundays (consider it cheat day!) but are open every other day from 7 am to 9 pm so you can get in your early morning or late evening workout. Check out the yoga and aerobics classes too. Membership’s at INR 999.

Pick up a voucher (they have tie-ups with a ton of voucher sites) to slash your fees from INR 2,000 to INR 999!

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The Frameworker

4.4

141-B, 3rd Floor, Rash Behari Avenue, Ballygunge, Kolkata

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Physiomax Gym

This indoor gym comes with incredible facilities and equipment that will make your life a whole lot easier. Changing rooms, lockers, a jogging circuit – they have it all. The gym is open on weekdays from 6 am to 10 pm and on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am to 4 pm. Monthly fee is INR 1,000 plus INR 600 for registration. They even have all-women outlets.

Bodylife Gym

This state of the art fitness centre provides health and fitness options for people of all ages. Your monthly fee includes gym, cardio and yoga which you can access from Monday through Saturday from 6 am to 9:30 pm. Talk about being worth it! The monthly fee of INR 1,000.

There’s also free parking so ask how to go about availing it when you register.

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Body Life Gym

4.2

CA-198, Sector 1, Salt Lake City, Kolkata

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Xtreme Crossfit Fitness Studio

These wellness experts put a premium on cleanliness and your comfort. The gym also has facilities like cardio, yoga, aerobics, Zumba as well as access to shower and steam. Take a note from their expert personal trainers who will guide you depending on what you are looking for – weight loss, body building, and more. The monthly fee is INR 900.

You can even book a post-workout massage at just INR 200.

Abs And Curves Fitness Centre

Value for money is what you get at this fitness centre. Open from 6 am until noon and then again from 5 pm to 10 pm, the unisex facility provides you with gym facilities, a nutritionist and personal trainer as well as weight loss and yoga sessions for super cheap rates. If you’re on a student budget, you know where to go. It will cost you INR 600 for one month, and INR 1,100 for 3 months.

Sign up for the longer memberships for it to be more economical.

Body Shaper Gym

It does not get cheaper than this gym. Get in your weekend workout (it's closed on Mondays) without feeling the pocket pinch. If you don’t want to commit to the whole month, they allow you to pick up a one-day pass. Head in for an intense calorie-burning session from 7 am to 2 pm or 5 pm to 11 pm. Talk about midnight exercise! Membership is INR 1,000 per month and INR 1,400 for three months.

Don’t worry about the registration fee – it is included in the INR 1,000 you pay for the first month.