Ernakulam Howrah Festival Special 02878 train route

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Class - 2A 3A SL

Ernakulum to Kolkata Ernakulam Howrah Festival Special 02878 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Ernakulam Jn
( ERS )
Starts
-N.A1 0 km -
2 Thrisur
( TCR )
N.A2 74 km -
3 Palakkad
( PGT )
N.A2 149 km -
4 Coimbatore Jn
( CBE )
N.A2 205 km -
5 Erode Jn
( ED )
N.A2 306 km -
6 Salem Jn
( SA )
N.A2 366 km -
7 Jolarpettai
( JTJ )
N.A2 486 km -
8 Katpadi Jn
( KPD )
N.A2 571 km -
9 Renigunta Jn
( RU )
N.A2 685 km -
10 Ongole
( OGL )
N.A2 924 km 1
11 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
N.A2 1062 km -
12 Rajamundry
( RJY )
N.A2 1211 km 3
13 Duvvada
( DVD )
N.A2 1395 km 2
14 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
N.A3 1458 km 3
15 Srikakulam Road
( CHE )
N.A3 1527 km 2
16 Palasa
( PSA )
N.A3 1600 km -
17 Brahmapur
( BAM )
N.A3 1674 km -
18 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
N.A3 1822 km -
19 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
N.A3 1841 km -
20 Cuttack
( CTC )
N.A3 1868 km -
21 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
N.A3 1940 km -
22 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
N.A3 1984 km 3
23 Balasore
( BLS )
N.A3 2047 km 3
24 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
N.A3 2163 km -
25 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
Ends
-N.A3 2278 km 17
*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.

Ernakulum to Kolkata Ernakulam Howrah Festival Special 02878 timing

Ernakulam Howrah Festival Special (02878) runs from Ernakulum to Kolkata. It departs from Ernakulam Jn station (ERS) at and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at on platform 17. Ernakulam Howrah Festival Special takes 38 hrs 40 mints to cover the distance of 2278 km between Ernakulum and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 58 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Tuesday. Final chart for Ernakulam Howrah Festival Special is prepared at Ernakulum usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

About Ernakulum

Ernakulam, a district within Kochi is the cosmopolitan heart of Kerala. It is also known as the commercial capital of Kerala. The city has served as an incubator for many Malayali entrepreneurs and is a major financial and commercial hub of Kerala. Ernakulam is well connected via National Highway and the city largely depends upon city busses and Taxis. Its railway station is one of the busiest in Kerala. If you want to travel here by Air. Then you can reach here via Cochin International Airport which is just 27 km away from the city.

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.