Sealdah Rajdhani (12314) runs from Delhi to Kolkata. It departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at from platform 13 and arrives at Kolkata Sealdah station (SDAH) at on platform 9A. Sealdah Rajdhani takes 17 hrs 45 mints to cover the distance of 1458 km between Delhi and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 82 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A) and Third AC (3A). This train runs daily. Final chart for Sealdah Rajdhani is prepared at Delhi usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Sealdah Rajdhani is second Rajdhani that connects Delhi with Kolkata. It started functioning from July 01, 2000 that was way later than Howrah Rajdhani. There have been numerous complaints for the food quality being served on this Rajdhani train in the past. Sealdah Rajdhani runs all seven days a week as opposed to Howrah Rajdhani that runs 6 days a week skipping Sunday. Kolkata and Mumbai are the only cities with 2 daily running Rajdhani trains.
Sealdah Rajdhani 12314 route
Sealdah Rajdhani starts from New Delhi (NDLS) at , reaches Kanpur Central (CNB) at , Mughal Sarai Jn (MGS) at , Gaya Jn (GAYA) at , Dhanbad Jn (DHN) at , Asansol Jn (ASN) at and Durgapur (DGR) at . It arrives at Kolkata Sealdah on second day at . It stops at 6 stations in its route between New Delhi and Kolkata Sealdah. Passengers use 12314 Sealdah Rajdhani to travel mostly from Delhi to Kolkata, Kanpur to Kolkata, Delhi to Asansol, Delhi to Dhanbad Jn and Delhi to Durgapur.
Sealdah Rajdhani 12314 coach position
Sealdah Rajdhani runs with an LHB Rake and has a total of 20 coaches. It has 3 second ac coaches, 1 first ac coach, 13 third ac coaches and 1 pantry car coach. The full coach composition is:
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.
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.
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