MGR Chennai Central Bhubaneswar Weekly SF Special Fare Special 02840 train route

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Class - 2A 3A SL 2S

Chennai to Bhubaneswar MGR Chennai Central Bhubaneswar Weekly SF Special Fare Special 02840 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Chennai Central
( MAS )
Starts
-N.A1 0 km -
2 Sullurupeta
( SPE )
N.A1 83 km -
3 Gudur Jn
( GDR )
N.A1 138 km -
4 Nellore
( NLR )
N.A1 176 km -
5 Ongole
( OGL )
N.A1 293 km 1
6 Chirala
( CLX )
N.A1 342 km -
7 Tenali Jn
( TEL )
N.A1 400 km -
8 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
N.A1 431 km -
9 Eluru
( EE )
N.A1 491 km -
10 Tadepalligudem
( TDD )
N.A1 539 km -
11 Rajamundry
( RJY )
N.A1 580 km -
12 Tuni
( TUNI )
N.A1 684 km -
13 Anakapalle
( AKP )
N.A1 748 km -
14 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
N.A1 781 km -
15 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
N.A1 842 km -
16 Srikakulam Road
( CHE )
N.A2 912 km 2
17 Palasa
( PSA )
N.A2 985 km -
18 Brahmapur
( BAM )
N.A2 1059 km -
19 Balugaon
( BALU )
N.A2 1135 km -
20 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
N.A2 1206 km -
21 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
Ends
-N.A2 1225 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.

Chennai to Bhubaneswar MGR Chennai Central Bhubaneswar Weekly SF Special Fare Special 02840 timing

MGR Chennai Central Bhubaneswar Weekly SF Special Fare Special (02840) runs from Chennai to Bhubaneswar. It departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives at Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at . MGR Chennai Central Bhubaneswar Weekly SF Special Fare Special takes 19 hrs 55 mints to cover the distance of 1225 km between Chennai and Bhubaneswar. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 61 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A), Sleeper (SL) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs on Friday. Final chart for MGR Chennai Central Bhubaneswar Weekly SF Special Fare Special is prepared at Chennai usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

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.

About Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar is the capital of Orissa. It is the largest city in this state and is a centre of economic and religious importance in Eastern India. Bhubaneswar replaced Cuttack as the capital after India gained its independence from Britain. The modern city was designed by the German architect Otto Konigsberger in 1946. Along with Jamshedpur and Chandigarh, it was one of modern India's first planned cities. Bhubaneswar and Cuttack are often referred to as the 'twin cities of Odisha'. The first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, had laid the foundation stone of the city on April 13 in 1948. Bhubaneswar is supposed to have had over one thousand temples, including the world famous temples like Lingaraj Temple, Mukteswar Temple, Bindu Sagar, Shatrughaneswar Temple, Vaital Temple, Parashurameswar Temple etc., earning the tag of the Temple City of India. Temples made in the Kalinga architectural style with a pine spire that curves up to a point over the sanctum housing the presiding deity and a pyramid-covered hall where people sit and pray. Nandankanan Zoological Park at Bhubaneswar (Nandankanan means The Garden of Heavens) is a 990-acre zoo and botanical garden in Bhubaneswar. Established in 1960, it was opened to the public in 1979 and became the first zoo in India to join World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) in 2009. It is home to over 34 white tigers, a species it claims to have produced. Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar is the major and sole international airport in Odisha.