Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express 12073 train route

Runs Daily
No Pantry Car
Class - CC 2S

Kolkata to Bhubaneswar Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express 12073 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
-N.A1 0 km 11
2 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
N.A1 115 km 1
3 Jaleswar
( JER )
N.A1 184 km 3
4 Balasore
( BLS )
N.A1 231 km 2
5 Soro
( SORO )
N.A1 265 km 3
6 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
N.A1 294 km 2
7 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
N.A1 337 km 3
8 Cuttack
( CTC )
N.A1 409 km 3
9 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
-N.A1 437 km 4
*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 Bhubaneswar Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express 12073 timing

Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express (12073) runs from Kolkata to Bhubaneswar. It departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at from platform 11 and arrives at Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at on platform 4. Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express takes 6 hrs 55 mints to cover the distance of 437 km between Kolkata and Bhubaneswar. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 63 kmph. It has classes Chair Car (CC) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs daily. Final chart for Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express is prepared at Kolkata usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express 12073 route

Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express starts from Howrah Jn (HWH) at , reaches Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at , Jaleswar (JER) at , Balasore (BLS) at , Soro (SORO) at , Bhadrakh (BHC) at , Jajpur Keonjhar Road (JJKR) at and Cuttack (CTC) at . It arrives at Bhubaneswar on same day at . It stops at 7 stations in its route between Howrah Jn and Bhubaneswar. Passengers use 12073 Howrah Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express to travel mostly from Kolkata to Bhubaneswar, Kolkata to Cuttack, Balasore to Bhubaneswar, Kharagpur to Bhubaneswar and Kolkata to Jajpur Keonjhar Road.

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 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.