Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express 12078 train route

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Vijayawada to Chennai Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express 12078 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
-N.A1 0 km 10
2 New Guntur
( NGNT )
N.A1 30 km 1
3 Tenali Jn
( TEL )
N.A1 55 km 3
4 Chirala
( CLX )
N.A1 113 km 1
5 Ongole
( OGL )
N.A1 162 km 3
6 Kavali
( KVZ )
N.A1 228 km 2
7 Nellore
( NLR )
N.A1 279 km 3
8 Gudur Jn
( GDR )
N.A1 317 km 1
9 Nayadupeta
( NYP )
N.A1 345 km -
10 Sullurupeta
( SPE )
N.A1 372 km 2
11 Chennai Central
( MAS )
-N.A1 455 km 2
*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.

Vijayawada to Chennai Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express 12078 timing

Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express (12078) runs from Vijayawada to Chennai. It departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at from platform 10 and arrives at Chennai Central station (MAS) at on platform 2. Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express takes 7 hrs 15 mints to cover the distance of 455 km between Vijayawada and Chennai. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 62 kmph. It has classes Chair Car (CC) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Final chart for Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express is prepared at Vijayawada usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express 12078 route

Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express starts from Vijayawada Jn (BZA) at , reaches Tenali Jn (TEL) at , Chirala (CLX) at , Ongole (OGL) at , Kavali (KVZ) at , Nellore (NLR) at , Gudur Jn (GDR) at and Sullurupeta (SPE) at . It arrives at Chennai Central on same day at . It stops at 9 stations in its route between Vijayawada Jn and Chennai Central. Passengers use 12078 Vijayawada MGR Chennai Central Jan Shatabdi Express to travel mostly from Vijayawada to Chennai, Chirala to Chennai, Nellore to Chennai, Ongole to Chennai and Vijayawada to Nellore.

About Vijayawada

Vijayawada is just 10 km away from Amravati, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. There is an interesting story about how Vijayawada got its name. According to Hindu mythology Goddess Durga killed an infamous demon here hence the name Vijayawada (translates to Land of Victory). It lies on the banks of Krishna river. Telugu is the most popular language in Vijayawada. Vijayawada has excellent road, rail and air connectivity. The bus terminal at Vijaywada is one of the busiest bus terminals of the country. Vijayawada railway station is classified as an A1 category station and is one of the busiest railway stations of Indian Railways. The second largest wagon workshop of Indian railways is at Rayanapadu near Vijayawada. Vijayawada airport was upgraded recently from domestic to international and has good air connectivity from major cities in India. Top tourists spots in Vijayawada are Bhavani Island, Undavalli Caves, Kanaka Durga temple and Mangalagiri.

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.