Falaknuma Express 12704 train schedule

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Class - 1A 2A 3A SL

Hyderabad to Kolkata Falaknuma Express 12704 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Secunderabad Jn
( SC )
Starts
-
1 0 km 1
2 Ramannapet
( RMNP )
1 75 km 1
3 Nalgonda
( NLDA )
1 110 km 1
4 Miryalaguda
( MRGA )
1 148 km 1,2
5 Piduguralla
( PGRL )
1 208 km 1
6 Guntur Jn
( GNT )
1 281 km 1
7 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
1 313 km 5
8 Eluru
( EE )
1 373 km 2
9 Tadepalligudem
( TDD )
1 421 km 2
10 Rajamundry
( RJY )
2 462 km 3
11 Samalkot Jn
( SLO )
2 512 km 1
12 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
2 663 km 7,8
13 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
2 724 km -
14 Srikakulam Road
( CHE )
2 794 km 2
15 Palasa
( PSA )
2 867 km 3
16 Ichchpuram
( IPM )
2 916 km 2
17 Brahmapur
( BAM )
2 941 km 1
18 Balugaon
( BALU )
2 1017 km 3
19 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
2 1088 km 2
20 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
2 1107 km 2
21 Cuttack
( CTC )
2 1135 km 2
22 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
2 1207 km 2
23 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
2 1251 km 3
24 Balasore
( BLS )
2 1313 km 3
25 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
2 1429 km 6
26 Santragachi Jn
( SRC )
2 1537 km 4
27 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
Ends
-
2 1544 km 20
*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.

Hyderabad to Kolkata Falaknuma Express 12704 timing

Falaknuma Express (12704) runs from Hyderabad to Kolkata. It departs from Secunderabad Jn station (SC) at from platform 1 and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at on platform 20. Falaknuma Express takes 26 hrs to cover the distance of 1544 km between Hyderabad and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 59 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs daily. Final chart for Falaknuma Express is prepared at Hyderabad usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Falaknuma Express 12704 route

Falaknuma Express starts from Secunderabad Jn (SC) at , reaches Guntur Jn (GNT) at , Vijayawada Jn (BZA) at , Vishakapatnam (VSKP) at , Khurda Road Jn (KUR) at , Bhubaneswar (BBS) at , Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at and Santragachi Jn (SRC) at . It arrives at Howrah Jn on second day at . It stops at 25 stations in its route between Secunderabad Jn and Howrah Jn. Passengers use 12704 Falaknuma Express to travel mostly from Hyderabad to Kolkata, Hyderabad to Bhadrakh, Hyderabad to Srikakulam Road, Hyderabad to Kharagpur and Hyderabad to Palasa.

About Hyderabad

Hyderabad is the capital of Telangana state which was formerly a part of Andhra Pradesh. It lies on the banks of Musi river. This place has a very interesting history. Before independence, when all of India was being ruled by British, this place was ruled by Nizams. Even after independence, the Nizams wanted to keep Hyderabad state independent rather than making it part of India. India had to invade this place with the help of army to take its full control. It was also known as City of Pearls in 18th century when it was famous trading center for diamonds. Telugu is the most spoken language in Hyderabad. Telugu film industry in Hyderabad known as Tollywood produces the second largest number of films in India after Bollywood. Popular tourist attractions in Hyderabad are Ramoji film city, Charminar, Golconda Fort, Chowmahalla Palace, Falaknuma palace and Salar Jung museum. Hyderabad is a famous for Biryani so much so that one rarely hears the word Biryani without prefixing it with Hyderabadi. Mughalai food is also quite popular here. Rajiv Gandhi Airport in Hyderabad is an international airport and has daily flights not only to all major airports of India but also to nearby south asian countries like Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia.

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.