Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express 12359 train route

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Kolkata to Patna Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express 12359 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Kolkata Chitpur
( KOAA )
-N.A1 0 km 4
2 Durgapur
( DGR )
N.A1 162 km 3
3 Asansol Jn
( ASN )
N.A1 205 km 4
4 Madhupur Jn
( MDP )
N.A1 286 km 2
5 Jasidih Jn
( JSME )
N.A2 315 km 2
6 Jhajha
( JAJ )
N.A2 359 km 3
7 Jamui
( JMU )
N.A2 385 km 2
8 Kiul Jn
( KIUL )
N.A2 413 km 3
9 Mokameh Jn
( MKA )
N.A2 447 km 2
10 Bakhtiyarpur Jn
( BKP )
N.A2 491 km 2
11 Patna Saheb
( PNC )
N.A2 526 km 2
12 Rajendra Nagar Bihar
( RJPB )
N.A2 533 km 3
13 Patna Jn
( PNBE )
-N.A2 536 km 7
*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.

Kolkata to Patna Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express 12359 timing

Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express (12359) runs from Kolkata to Patna. It departs from Kolkata Chitpur station (KOAA) at from platform 4 and arrives at Patna Jn station (PNBE) at on platform 7. Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express takes 9 hrs 25 mints to cover the distance of 536 km between Kolkata and Patna. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 56 kmph. It has classes Third AC (3A). This train runs on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Final chart for Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express is prepared at Kolkata usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express 12359 route

Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express starts from Kolkata Chitpur (KOAA) at , reaches Durgapur (DGR) at , Asansol Jn (ASN) at , Jasidih Jn (JSME) at , Jhajha (JAJ) at , Kiul Jn (KIUL) at , Mokameh Jn (MKA) at and Rajendra Nagar Bihar (RJPB) at . It arrives at Patna Jn on second day at . It stops at 11 stations in its route between Kolkata Chitpur and Patna Jn. Passengers use 12359 Kolkata Patna Garib Rath Express to travel mostly from Kolkata to Patna, Durgapur to Patna, Jasidih Jn to Patna, Kolkata to Bakhtiyarpur Jn and Asansol to Patna.

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 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.