Charminar Express 12759 train schedule

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Chennai to Hyderabad Charminar Express 12759 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Chennai Central
( MAS )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 9
2 Sullurupeta
( SPE )
1 83 km 1
3 Nayadupeta
( NYP )
1 110 km 1
4 Gudur Jn
( GDR )
1 138 km 2
5 Nellore
( NLR )
1 176 km 1
6 Kavali
( KVZ )
1 227 km 3
7 Ongole
( OGL )
1 293 km 1
8 Chirala
( CLX )
1 342 km 3
9 Tenali Jn
( TEL )
2 400 km 4
10 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
2 431 km 10
11 Khammam
( KMT )
2 530 km 2
12 Dornakal Jn
( DKJ )
2 553 km 1
13 Mahbubabad
( MABD )
2 578 km 1
14 Warangal
( WL )
2 638 km 2
15 Kazipet Jn
( KZJ )
2 648 km 2
16 Secunderabad Jn
( SC )
2 780 km 6
17 Hyderabad Deccan
( HYB )
Ends
-
2 789 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.

Charminar Express 12759 route

Charminar Express starts from Chennai Central (MAS) at , reaches Gudur Jn (GDR) at , Nellore (NLR) at , Ongole (OGL) at , Tenali Jn (TEL) at , Vijayawada Jn (BZA) at , Kazipet Jn (KZJ) at and Secunderabad Jn (SC) at . It arrives at Hyderabad Deccan on second day at . It stops at 15 stations in its route between Chennai Central and Hyderabad Deccan. Passengers use 12759 Charminar Express to travel mostly from Chennai to Hyderabad, Sullurupeta to Hyderabad, Chennai to Warangal and Chennai to Khammam.

About Chennai

The city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, formely known as Madras, India and the headquarters of the Southern Railway Zone, is a major rail transport hub in the country. Chennai Central Railway Station designed in British colonial style by architect Henry Irwin and also known as the Gateway to the South. It is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and stands as one of the busiest in the nation. The next station to Chennai Central, Basin Bridge Junction, is the railway junction where three different lines meet. Chennai has an international airport Chennai International Airport. It is the fourth busiest airport in India and 47th busiest airport in Asia. Chennai is the land of beautiful temples, and reels in tourists from different corners of the world. There is of course Mahabalipuram (nicknamed Mahabs), which displays Dravidian architecture on monuments, right by the beach side. Kapaleeshwar Temple is a wondrous temple to take a peek into. This Shiva temple was also constructed in the 7th century. Chennai is known for its delicacies: dosas and idlis. A place to get some great tasting South Indian food is the 'Adyar Anand Bhavan,' known for serving pure, delicious vegetarian goodness. To capture the diverse cultures of South India, Chennai has an authentic heritage home called 'Dakshichitra.' There are many cool exhibitions showcasing dance, art, craft activities, and much more. Some of the places to visit in Chennai Vandalur Zoo, Known to be one of Asia's largest open-air zoos, the Besant Nagar Beach, or Elliots Beach, but referred to as 'Bessie' and a mysterious and potentially eerie spot known as the 'Broken Bridge' lies just a bit beyond the beach. Pondy Bazaar and T Nagar are popular bazaar for shopping.

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.