GITANJALI EXP 12859 train route

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Class - 2A 3A 3E SL 2S

Mumbai to Kolkata GITANJALI EXP 12859 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
HaltDayDistancePlatform
1 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus
( CSMT )
Starts
-1 0 km
2 Mumbai Dadar Central
( DR )
1 9 km 5
3 Kalyan Jn
( KYN )
1 54 km 4
4 Nasik Road
( NK )
1 188 km 2
5 Jalgaon Jn
( JL )
1 420 km 3
6 Bhusaval Jn
( BSL )
1 445 km 4,6
7 Malkapur
( MKU )
1 495 km 2
8 Shegaon
( SEG )
1 547 km 2
9 Akola Jn
( AK )
1 584 km 2
10 Badnera Jn
( BD )
1 663 km 2
11 Wardha Jn
( WR )
1 758 km 1
12 Nagpur
( NGP )
1 837 km 1,6
13 Bhandara Road
( BRD )
1 899 km 1
14 Gondia Jn
( G )
1 967 km 4
15 Raj Nandgaon
( RJN )
1 1072 km 1
16 Durg
( DURG )
1 1102 km 3
17 Raipur Jn
( R )
1 1139 km 3
18 Bilaspur Jn
( BSP )
2 1250 km 1
19 Raigarh
( RIG )
2 1382 km 1
20 Jharsuguda Jn
( JSG )
2 1454 km 1
21 Rourkela
( ROU )
2 1555 km 4
22 Chakradharpur
( CKP )
2 1656 km 2
23 Tatanagar Jn
( TATA )
2 1719 km 4
24 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
2 1853 km 5
25 Santragachi Jn
( SRC )
2 1961 km 4,5
26 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
Ends
-2 1968 km 18,22
*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.

Mumbai to Kolkata GITANJALI EXP 12859 timing

GITANJALI EXP (12859) runs from Mumbai to Kolkata. It departs from Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station (CSMT) at and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at on platform 18,22. GITANJALI EXP takes 30 hrs 30 mints to cover the distance of 1963 km between Mumbai and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 64 kmph. It has classes Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A), Third Economy (3E), Sleeper (SL) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs daily. Final chart for GITANJALI EXP is prepared at Mumbai usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

About Mumbai

Mumbai formerly known as Bombay is one of the most prominent cities in India. Mumbai is known for a lot of things namely Bollywood, Ganpati festival, shopping streets, colleges, Mumbai local trains, street food, Mumbai Dabbawallas delivering food tiffins, the Gateway of India. Mumbai once comprised of seven islands. That is why there are various sea links as it is surrounded by water bodies along the coast.Mumbai airport is centrally located in the city and is known as Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport (BOM). Mumbai have the credits for various services that were opened here first. Like the first airport of India Juhu Aerodrome was first established here in 1928, first 5-star hotel-Taj Mahal Hotel, the first railway terminal was constructed in Mumbai and was known as Bori Bunder (Now known as CST Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus), the first electric rail system, the first public bus service (BEST) are some of the facilities that started first in Mumbai. As a true Mumbaikar says Mumbai is not just a city it is a spirit in itself.

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.
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