Archana SF Express 12356 train schedule

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Class - 2A 3A SL

Jammu Tawi to Patna Archana SF Express 12356 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Jammu Tawi
( JAT )
Starts
-
1 0 km 3
2 Pathankot Cantt
( PTKC )
1 99 km 1
3 Jalandhar Cant
( JRC )
1 212 km 2
4 Ludhiana Jn
( LDH )
2 264 km 1
5 Ambala Cant Jn
( UMB )
2 378 km 2
6 Saharanpur
( SRE )
2 459 km 3
7 Moradabad
( MB )
2 652 km 1,3
8 Bareilly
( BE )
2 742 km 1
9 Lucknow
( LKO )
2 978 km 2
10 Rae Bareli Jn
( RBL )
2 1055 km 1
11 Jais
( JAIS )
2 1084 km 1
12 Amethi
( AME )
2 1116 km 1
13 Partapgarh Jn
( PBH )
2 1151 km 3
14 Bhadohi
( BOY )
2 1234 km 1
15 Varanasi Jn
( BSB )
2 1279 km 5
16 Deendayal Upadhyaya Jn
( DDU )
2 1297 km 3
17 Danapur
( DNR )
2 1498 km 1
18 Patna Jn
( PNBE )
2 1508 km 3
19 Rajendra Nagar Bihar
( RJPB )
Ends
-
2 1511 km 5
*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.

Jammu Tawi to Patna Archana SF Express 12356 timing

Archana SF Express (12356) runs from Jammu Tawi to Patna. It departs from Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at from platform 3 and arrives at Rajendra Nagar Bihar station (RJPB) at on platform 5. Archana SF Express takes 27 hrs 5 mints to cover the distance of 1511 km between Jammu Tawi and Patna. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 55 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Wednesday and Sunday. Final chart for Archana SF Express is prepared at Jammu Tawi usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Archana SF Express 12356 route

Archana SF Express starts from Jammu Tawi (JAT) at , reaches Ambala Cant Jn (UMB) at , Bareilly (BE) at , Lucknow (LKO) at , Partapgarh Jn (PBH) at , Varanasi Jn (BSB) at , Danapur (DNR) at and Patna Jn (PNBE) at . It arrives at Rajendra Nagar Bihar on second day at . It stops at 17 stations in its route between Jammu Tawi and Rajendra Nagar Bihar. Passengers use 12356 Archana SF Express to travel mostly from Jammu Tawi to Patna, Jammu Tawi to Varanasi, Jammu Tawi to Mughalsarai and Jammu Tawi to Lucknow.

About Jammu Tawi

Jammu was founded by Raja Jambulochan and was named Jambupur initially which later changed to Jammu. Jammu city serves as the winter capital of Jammu & Kashmir state from November to April when all the offices move from Srinagar to Jammu. Srinagar serves as the summer capital from May to October. Jammu city lies at uneven ridges of low heights at the Shivalik hills. It is surrounded by Shivalik range to the north, east and southeast while the Trikuta Range surrounds it in the north-west. Jammu city has a railway station called Jammu Tawi that is connected with major cities of India. The old railway link to Sialkot was broken after the Partition of India and Jammu had no rail services until 1971, when the Indian Railways laid the Pathankot - Jammu Tawi Broad Gauge line. The new Jammu Tawi station was opened in October 1972 and is an origination point for Express trains. With the commencement of the Jammu-Baramulla line, all trains to the Kashmir Valley will pass through Jammu Tawi. A part of the Jammu-Baramulla project has been executed and the track has been extended to Katra. Jalandhar - Pathankot - Jammu Tawi section has been doubled and electrified. Jammu Airport is in the middle of Jammu. It has direct flights to Srinagar, Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh, Leh and Mumbai and Bengaluru. Tourism is the largest industry in Jammu as in the rest of the state. It is also a focal point for the pilgrims going to Vaishno Devi and Kashmir valley as it is second last railway terminal in North India. All the routes leading to Kashmir, Poonch, Doda and Laddakh start from Jammu city. So throughout the year the city remains full of people from all the parts of India. Places of interest include old historic palaces like Vaishno Devi, Mubarak Mandi, Purani Mandi, Rani Park, Amar Mahal, Bahu Fort, Raghunath Temple, Ranbireshwar Temple, Karbala, Peer Meetha, Old city and a number of shopping places, fun parks, etc.

About Patna

The capital city of Bihar, Patna has been the birthplace of the most important kingdoms of India. Not just kingdoms, but also many religions including Buddhism and Jainism have been started in this region. It had an estimated population of 1.68 million in 2011. It is the 19th largest city in India. Patna has multiple railway stations and an Airport named 'Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport' which is 7 km from Patna Jn station. Patna is one of the holiest cities in Sikhism as it has Takht Shri Harmandir Saheb - one of the Five Takhts of Sikhism. The Gurdwara at Patna Sahib is in remembrance of the birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Guru of the Sikhs. Pathar ki Masjid is also a must visit in Patna it stands on the bank of the river Ganges near Takht Shri Harmandir Saheb. The whole structure is build of stones. Jain pilgrimages also visit Patna mainly for Kamaldah Jain Temple, which is the oldest Jain temple in Patna built in 18th century. Other attractions are Gandhi Maidan, Patna zoo, Buddha Smriti Park. Public transport in patna is provided by buses auto rickshaws and local trains. Bihari cuisine is also very famous across India. Some well known dishes of Bihari cuisine include sattu paratha, chokha, fish curry, Bihari kebab, postaa-dana kaa halwaa, malpua, dal pitha (Bihari version of momos), kheer makhana and thekua/khajuria. Street foods such as Samosa, Chaat, litti chokha, phuchka, South Indian and Chinese cuisine are favourite among people.