Baguihati is a primarily a residential area located in northeast Kolkata. Situated along the Kavi Nazrul Islam Sarani on the VIP Road, it is surrounded by localities such as Udyan Pally, Dumdum, Krishnapur, New Town Megacity, and Deshbandhu Nagar.
The nearest railway station is at a distance 4.5 kilometres, at Pati Pukur. The Kolkata Railway Station at Chitpur lies 7.9 kilometres away and can be reached in 15 minutes through the VIP Road. The Netaji Subhash Chandra International Airport is 5.3 kilometres from here. Metro rail service is also available in this area, with the closest metro stations being Belgachia (within 5 kilometres), Dumdum (5.1 kilometres), and Noapara (7.3 kilometres).
Several notable real estate developers have under-construction property in Baguihati, with the sizes in a considerable range.
This area boasts of a rich social infrastructure, comprising quality educational institutions, hospitals, banks, and so on. National English School, Calcutta Public School, Pramila Memorial Institute, North Point Senior Secondary Boarding School, Annada Sundori Balika Vidyapeeth, Euro Kids, Orchid Info Tech School of IT and Management, Penguin School of Hotel Management, are the finest educational institutions in this locality.
Phoenix Diagnostic Centre Pvt Ltd., Aditya Hospital, VIP Apex General Hospital, Avenue Nursing Home, Charnock Hospital and Research Centre, Disha Eye Hospital, VIP Dental Clinic and Hospital, Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, AGM Polyclinic and Diagnostic Centre, are the distinguished healthcare centres in Baguihati.
Central Bank of India, United Bank of India, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Catholic Syrian Bank Ltd., State Bank of India, Oriental Bank of Commerce, and a few other major banks have their branches in the vicinity. Further, the area is also replete with other basic social amenities such as petrol pumps, ATMs, bus stops, etc.