Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express 12246 train schedule

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Pantry Car
Class - 1A 2A 3A SL

Bengaluru to Kolkata Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express 12246 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Yesvantpur Jn
( YPR )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 4,6
2 Renigunta Jn
( RU )
1 361 km 4
3 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
1 738 km 7
4 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
2 1134 km 4
5 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
2 1517 km 3
6 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
Ends
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2 1954 km 20,21
*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.

Bengaluru to Kolkata Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express 12246 timing

Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express (12246) runs from Bengaluru to Kolkata. It departs from Yesvantpur Jn station (YPR) at from platform 4,6 and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at on platform 20,21. Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express takes 29 hrs 45 mints to cover the distance of 1954 km between Bengaluru and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 65 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. Final chart for Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express is prepared at Bengaluru usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Howrah Yesvantpur Duronto (12245/12246) is the fastest train connecting Kolkata to Bengaluru. Although, there is another train 22863 (Hwh Ypr AC Exp) that runs along the same track and same timings and takes same duration to reach destination. The only difference being, Duronto runs 5 days a week while train 22863 is a weekly train running every Monday and has more number of stoppages.

Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express 12246 route

Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express starts from Yesvantpur Jn (YPR) at , reaches Renigunta Jn (RU) at , Vijayawada Jn (BZA) at , Vizianagram Jn (VZM) at and Bhubaneswar (BBS) at . It arrives at Howrah Jn on second day at . It stops at 4 stations in its route between Yesvantpur Jn and Howrah Jn. Passengers use 12246 Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto Express to travel mostly from Bengaluru to Kolkata, Bengaluru to Bhubaneswar, Vijayawada to Vizianagram Jn, Tirupati to Kolkata and Vijayawada to Kolkata.

About Bengaluru

Also referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India", Bangalore or Bengaluru is the capital city of Karnataka. With an estimated population of 8.5 million in 2011, it is the fifth most populous city in India and the 18th most populous city in the world. The city is served by Kempegowda International Airport (BLR), located at Devanahalli, about 40 kilometres from the city centre. It is a divisional headquarters in the South Western Railway zone of the Indian Railways. Bangalore is known as the "Garden City of India" because of its greenery, broad streets and the presence of many public parks, such as Lal Bagh and Cubbon Park.

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.