Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special 02821 train route

Runs Daily
Pantry Car
Class - 1A 2A 3A SL 2S

Kolkata to Chennai Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special 02821 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
-N.A1 0 km 23
2 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
N.A2 115 km -
3 Balasore
( BLS )
N.A2 231 km 2
4 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
N.A2 294 km 2
5 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
N.A2 337 km 3
6 Cuttack
( CTC )
N.A2 409 km -
7 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
N.A2 437 km -
8 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
N.A2 456 km -
9 Balugaon
( BALU )
N.A2 527 km -
10 Chatrapur
( CAP )
N.A2 582 km -
11 Brahmapur
( BAM )
N.A2 603 km -
12 Ichchpuram
( IPM )
N.A2 628 km -
13 Sompeta
( SPT )
N.A2 646 km -
14 Palasa
( PSA )
N.A2 678 km -
15 Naupada Jn
( NWP )
N.A2 703 km -
16 Srikakulam Road
( CHE )
N.A2 751 km -
17 Chipurupalle
( CPP )
N.A2 789 km -
18 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
N.A2 820 km -
19 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
N.A2 881 km -
20 Anakapalle
( AKP )
N.A2 914 km -
21 Tuni
( TUNI )
N.A2 978 km -
22 Annavaram
( ANV )
N.A2 995 km -
23 Samalkot Jn
( SLO )
N.A2 1032 km -
24 Rajamundry
( RJY )
N.A2 1082 km -
25 Nidadavolu Jn
( NDD )
N.A2 1104 km -
26 Tadepalligudem
( TDD )
N.A2 1124 km -
27 Eluru
( EE )
N.A2 1172 km -
28 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
N.A2 1231 km -
29 Tenali Jn
( TEL )
N.A2 1263 km -
30 Bapatla
( BPP )
N.A2 1305 km -
31 Chirala
( CLX )
N.A2 1320 km -
32 Ongole
( OGL )
N.A2 1370 km -
33 Nellore
( NLR )
N.A2 1487 km -
34 Gudur Jn
( GDR )
N.A3 1525 km -
35 Chennai Central
( MAS )
-N.A3 1663 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.

Kolkata to Chennai Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special 02821 timing

Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special (02821) runs from Kolkata to Chennai. It departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at from platform 23 and arrives at Chennai Central station (MAS) at . Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special takes 27 hrs 5 mints to cover the distance of 1663 km between Kolkata and Chennai. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 61 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A), Sleeper (SL) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs daily. Final chart for Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special is prepared at Kolkata usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special 02821 route

Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special starts from Howrah Jn (HWH) at , reaches Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at , Bhubaneswar (BBS) at , Khurda Road Jn (KUR) at , Vishakapatnam (VSKP) at , Rajamundry (RJY) at , Vijayawada Jn (BZA) at and Gudur Jn (GDR) at . It arrives at Chennai Central on third day at . It stops at 33 stations in its route between Howrah Jn and Chennai Central. Passengers use 02821 Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail Special to travel mostly from Pune to Raipur, Pune to Durg, Pune to Tatanagar, Pune to Rourkela and Pune to Bilaspur.

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.

About Chennai

The city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, formely known as Madras, India and the headquarters of the Southern Railway Zone, is a major rail transport hub in the country. Chennai Central Railway Station designed in British colonial style by architect Henry Irwin and also known as the Gateway to the South. It is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and stands as one of the busiest in the nation. The next station to Chennai Central, Basin Bridge Junction, is the railway junction where three different lines meet. Chennai has an international airport Chennai International Airport. It is the fourth busiest airport in India and 47th busiest airport in Asia. Chennai is the land of beautiful temples, and reels in tourists from different corners of the world. There is of course Mahabalipuram (nicknamed Mahabs), which displays Dravidian architecture on monuments, right by the beach side. Kapaleeshwar Temple is a wondrous temple to take a peek into. This Shiva temple was also constructed in the 7th century. Chennai is known for its delicacies: dosas and idlis. A place to get some great tasting South Indian food is the 'Adyar Anand Bhavan,' known for serving pure, delicious vegetarian goodness. To capture the diverse cultures of South India, Chennai has an authentic heritage home called 'Dakshichitra.' There are many cool exhibitions showcasing dance, art, craft activities, and much more. Some of the places to visit in Chennai Vandalur Zoo, Known to be one of Asia's largest open-air zoos, the Besant Nagar Beach, or Elliots Beach, but referred to as 'Bessie' and a mysterious and potentially eerie spot known as the 'Broken Bridge' lies just a bit beyond the beach. Pondy Bazaar and T Nagar are popular bazaar for shopping.