Train Schedule of POORVA EXPRESS 12303

Runs on Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat

POORVA EXPRESS 12303 time table

Station Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
Start
-
0 min
1 0 km 8
2 Barddhaman Jn
( BWN )
3 min
25 min
1 94 km 1
3 Durgapur
( DGR )
2 min
14 min
1 158 km 3
4 Asansol Jn
( ASN )
5 min
16 min
1 200 km 4
5 Chittaranjan
( CRJ )
2 min
22 min
1 226 km 3
6 Madhupur Jn
( MDP )
2 min
21 min
1 282 km 2
7 Jasidih Jn
( JSME )
4 min
30 min
1 311 km 2
8 Jhajha
( JAJ )
5 min
18 min
1 355 km 2
9 Jamui
( JMU )
2 min
24 min
1 381 km 1
10 Kiul Jn
( KIUL )
2 min
26 min
1 409 km 3
11 Mokameh Jn
( MKA )
2 min
29 min
1 443 km 3
12 Barh
( BARH )
2 min
38 min
1 468 km 3
13 Bakhtiyarpur Jn
( BKP )
2 min
39 min
1 487 km 2
14 Patna Jn
( PNBE )
10 min
40 min
1 532 km 4
15 Danapur
( DNR )
2 min
54 min
1 541 km 3
16 Ara
( ARA )
2 min
1 hr 5 min
1 581 km 2
17 Buxar
( BXR )
2 min
1 hr 13 min
1 649 km 2
18 Mughal Sarai Jn
( MGS )
10 min
35 min
1 743 km 4
19 Allahabad Jn
( ALD )
5 min
1 hr 33 min
1 895 km 3
20 Kanpur Central
( CNB )
5 min
2 hr 11 min
2 1090 km 1
21 Etawah
( ETW )
2 min
2 hr 54 min
2 1229 km 2
22 Tundla Jn
( TDL )
3 min
4 hr 3 min
2 1321 km 2
23 Aligarh Jn
( ALJN )
3 min
4 hr 40 min
2 1399 km 4
24 New Delhi
( NDLS )
End
-
4 hr 43 min
2 1530 km 15
*Note: Average delay is average of delays calculated over previous 7 days.

Kolkata to Delhi POORVA EXPRESS 12303 timing

POORVA EXPRESS (12303) runs from Kolkata to Delhi. It departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at from platform 8 and arrives at New Delhi station (NDLS) at on platform 15. POORVA EXPRESS takes 22 hrs to cover the distance of 1530 km between Kolkata and Delhi. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 69 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. Final chart for POORVA EXPRESS is prepared at Kolkata usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

POORVA EXPRESS 12303 route

POORVA EXPRESS starts from Howrah Jn (HWH) at , reaches Barddhaman Jn (BWN) at , Asansol Jn (ASN) at , Patna Jn (PNBE) at , Danapur (DNR) at , Mughal Sarai Jn (MGS) at , Allahabad Jn (ALD) at and Kanpur Central (CNB) at . It arrives at New Delhi on second day at . It stops at 22 stations in its route between Howrah Jn and New Delhi. Passengers use 12303 POORVA EXPRESS to travel mostly from Kolkata to Delhi, Madhupur Jn to Delhi, Kolkata to Patna, Durgapur to Delhi and Asansol to Delhi.

POORVA EXPRESS 12303 coach position

POORVA EXPRESS runs with an LHB Rake and has a total of 22 coaches. It has 2 second ac coaches, 3 third ac coaches, 2 second seating unreserved coaches, 1 pantry car coach, 11 sleeper coaches and 1 first ac cum second ac coach. The full coach composition is:

Engine--EOG--GS--GS--S1--S2--S3--S4--S5--S6--S7--S8--S9--S10--S11--PC--B1--B2--B3--A1--A2--HA1--EOG

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 Delhi

Delhi is the capital city of India. It is second most populous city of India with a population of more than 1.25 crore. It is well connected to almost all of India. Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi is the busiest airport of India. Following its overhaul and with introduction of terminal 3, its passenger handling capacity increased many folds, and was voted as Best airport in the world in 2015. Intra-city connectivity in Delhi is at par with other developed cities in the world owing to world class Delhi-metro. Being the capital city of India, Delhi is home to embassies of almost all the popular countries. Famous tourist attractions in Delhi are Akshardham temple, Lotus temple, Jama Masjid, Humayun's Tomb, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House. Connaught Place, Khan Market and the Hauz Khas Village are heaven for the foodies as these places have lots of restaurants offering varied lip-smacking cuisines.