Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express 12074 train route

Runs Daily
No Pantry Car
Class - CC 2S

Bhubaneswar to Kolkata Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express 12074 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
-N.A1 0 km 3
2 Cuttack
( CTC )
N.A1 28 km 1
3 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
N.A1 100 km 2
4 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
N.A1 143 km 3
5 Soro
( SORO )
N.A1 172 km 2
6 Balasore
( BLS )
N.A1 206 km 3
7 Jaleswar
( JER )
N.A1 253 km 2
8 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
N.A1 322 km 2
9 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
-N.A1 437 km 12
*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.

Bhubaneswar to Kolkata Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express 12074 timing

Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express (12074) runs from Bhubaneswar to Kolkata. It departs from Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at from platform 3 and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at on platform 12. Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express takes 6 hrs 40 mints to cover the distance of 437 km between Bhubaneswar and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 65 kmph. It has classes Chair Car (CC) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs daily. Final chart for Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express is prepared at Bhubaneswar usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express 12074 route

Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express starts from Bhubaneswar (BBS) at , reaches Cuttack (CTC) at , Jajpur Keonjhar Road (JJKR) at , Bhadrakh (BHC) at , Soro (SORO) at , Balasore (BLS) at , Jaleswar (JER) at and Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at . It arrives at Howrah Jn on same day at . It stops at 7 stations in its route between Bhubaneswar and Howrah Jn. Passengers use 12074 Bhubaneswar Howrah Jan Shatabdi Express to travel mostly from Bhubaneswar to Kolkata, Cuttack to Kolkata, Bhubaneswar to Balasore, Bhadrakh to Kolkata and Balasore to Kolkata.

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.

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.