Dehradun Gorakhpur Rapti Ganga Festival Special 05006 train route

No Pantry Car
Class - 2A 3A SL 2S

Dehradun to Gorakhpur Dehradun Gorakhpur Rapti Ganga Festival Special 05006 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Dehradun
( DDN )
-N.A1 0 km -
2 Haridwar Jn
( HW )
N.A1 52 km 1
3 Laksar Jn
( LRJ )
N.A1 79 km -
4 Najibabad Jn
( NBD )
N.A1 121 km -
5 Moradabad
( MB )
N.A1 219 km -
6 Rampur
( RMU )
N.A1 247 km -
7 Bareilly
( BE )
N.A1 310 km -
8 Shahjehanpur
( SPN )
N.A1 380 km -
9 Hardoi
( HRI )
N.A2 443 km -
10 Lucknow
( LKO )
N.A2 544 km -
11 Barabanki Jn
( BBK )
N.A2 573 km -
12 Gonda Jn
( GD )
N.A2 662 km -
13 Mankapur Jn
( MUR )
N.A2 690 km -
14 Basti
( BST )
N.A2 751 km -
15 Khalilabad
( KLD )
N.A2 780 km -
16 Gorakhpur Jn
( GKP )
-N.A2 814 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.

Dehradun to Gorakhpur Dehradun Gorakhpur Rapti Ganga Festival Special 05006 timing

Dehradun Gorakhpur Rapti Ganga Festival Special (05006) runs from Dehradun to Gorakhpur. It departs from Dehradun station (DDN) at and arrives at Gorakhpur Jn station (GKP) at . Dehradun Gorakhpur Rapti Ganga Festival Special takes 16 hrs 35 mints to cover the distance of 814 km between Dehradun and Gorakhpur. It is a non-superfast train. The average speed of this train is 49 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A), Sleeper (SL) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs on Tuesday and Thursday. Final chart for Dehradun Gorakhpur Rapti Ganga Festival Special is prepared at Dehradun usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

About Dehradun

Dehradun is the capital of the Indian state of Uttrakhand. It is a tourist destination - a valley located between Himalayas and Shivaliks. The city was established by seventh Sikh Guru. It was ruled by many communities including Nepalese, Mauryas and is home to Guru Dronacharya. Dehradun tops the list of cities with best educational institutes. Bit overcrowded the city still retains its scenic beauty and nature to the core. It produces best litchis in the country. The Shahastradhara - a natural spring river in Dehradun is known for its sulphuric healing properties for any kind of skin diseases. The city is served by Jolly Grant domestic Airport located at a distance of 20 Kms from Dehradun.

About Gorakhpur

Gorakhpur City has a shape of bowl, surrounded by the river and other small streams from three sides. Gorakhpur has its own cultural and historical importance. It belongs to the Great Lord Buddha, founder of Buddhism, who renounced his princely costumes at the confluence of rivers Rapti & Rohini and proceeded further in the quest of truth in 600 BC. It is also associated with Lord Mahavir, 24th tirthankar, founder of Jainism. Gorakhpur is also identified with the Gita Press, the world famous publisher of the Hindu religious books, which is fore-front in dissemination of religious and spiritual consciousness across the country. The most famous publication is 'KALYAN' magazine. The Gorakhpur Railway Station is located in the heart of the city of Gorakhpur in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It serves as the headquarters of the North Eastern Railway. The station offers Class A railway station facilities. On October 6, 2013, Gorakhpur became the world's Longest Railway platform, after inauguration of the remodeled Gorakhpur Yard, with a stretch of around 1.35 km. An air force station in Gorakhpur was established in 1963 as Gorakhpur Airport, with a variety of planes and services, most notably Jaguar fighter planes and the second oldest helicopter unit of Indian Air Force. It is one of the biggest air force stations in Asia. Mahayogi Gorakhnath Airport or Gorakhpur Airport (GOP) operates as a civil enclave at the Gorakhpur Air Force Station of the Indian Air Force.