Vijayawada Howrah Special 02728 train schedule

Runs On - M T W T F S S
No Pantry Car
Class - 2A 3A SL

Vijayawada to Kolkata Vijayawada Howrah Special 02728 train schedule cloud_download

Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
- N.A 1 0 km -
2 Eluru
( EE )
N.A 1 60 km -
3 Tadepalligudem
( TDD )
N.A 1 107 km -
4 Rajamundry
( RJY )
N.A 2 149 km -
5 Samalkot Jn
( SLO )
N.A 2 199 km -
6 Duvvada
( DVD )
N.A 2 332 km -
7 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
N.A 2 350 km -
8 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
N.A 2 411 km -
9 Srikakulam Road
( CHE )
N.A 2 480 km -
10 Palasa
( PSA )
N.A 2 553 km -
11 Brahmapur
( BAM )
N.A 2 628 km -
12 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
N.A 2 775 km -
13 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
N.A 2 794 km -
14 Cuttack
( CTC )
N.A 2 822 km -
15 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
N.A 2 894 km -
16 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
N.A 2 937 km -
17 Balasore
( BLS )
N.A 2 1000 km -
18 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
N.A 2 1116 km -
19 Santragachi Jn
( SRC )
N.A 2 1224 km -
20 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
- N.A 2 1231 km -
*Note: Average delay is average of delays calculated over previous 7 days.
Platform no. is indicative only. Please re-check platform info at the station before boarding train.

Vijayawada to Kolkata Vijayawada Howrah Special 02728 timing

Vijayawada Howrah Special (02728) runs from Vijayawada to Kolkata. It departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at . Vijayawada Howrah Special takes 19 hrs 55 mints to cover the distance of 1231 km between Vijayawada and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 61 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Saturday. Final chart for Vijayawada Howrah Special is prepared at Vijayawada usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

About Vijayawada

Vijayawada is just 10 km away from Amravati, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. There is an interesting story about how Vijayawada got its name. According to Hindu mythology Goddess Durga killed an infamous demon here hence the name Vijayawada (translates to Land of Victory). It lies on the banks of Krishna river. Telugu is the most popular language in Vijayawada. Vijayawada has excellent road, rail and air connectivity. The bus terminal at Vijaywada is one of the busiest bus terminals of the country. Vijayawada railway station is classified as an A1 category station and is one of the busiest railway stations of Indian Railways. The second largest wagon workshop of Indian railways is at Rayanapadu near Vijayawada. Vijayawada airport was upgraded recently from domestic to international and has good air connectivity from major cities in India. Top tourists spots in Vijayawada are Bhavani Island, Undavalli Caves, Kanaka Durga temple and Mangalagiri.

About Kolkata

Kolkata, also know as Calcutta is the capital city of West Bengal and is located at the bank of Hoogly river. It (then Calcutta) served as the capital of British-held territories in India until 1911, after which Delhi was made capital of India. No trip to Kolkata is complete without a visit to the Victoria Memorial, an architectural marvel built in Queen Victoria's name. It has an incredible museum inside. When is Kolkata, never miss the iconic Howrah Bridge. You can also enjoy a sunset cruise on the Hooghly River which passes under the Howrah Bridge. Other places to visit are Mangal Pandey Park and the Dakshineswar Kali Temple, built on the banks of the Ganga. Kolkata is well-connected to all major Indian cities by air, rail and road. This city has three railway stations and an airport named Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport. The airport is 14 km away from the Sealdah railway station. Kolkata ranks the top among the six cities in terms of public transport system.The Kolkata Metro is the oldest underground mass transit system in India. Kolkata is the only Indian city with a tram network, but the tram services are limited to certain areas of the city only. When it comes to food Kolkata is known for its variety of street food like famous kathi rolls, but the key elements of Kolkata's cuisine include rice and a fish curry known as machher jhol. This can be accompanied by desserts such as roshogolla, sandesh, and a sweet yoghurt known as mishti dohi.