Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express 12882 train schedule

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Class - 3A

Puri to Kolkata Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express 12882 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Puri
( PURI )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 8
2 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
1 44 km 2
3 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
1 63 km 1
4 Cuttack
( CTC )
2 91 km 2
5 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
2 163 km 2
6 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
2 206 km 3
7 Balasore
( BLS )
2 269 km 3
8 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
2 385 km 5
9 Howrah Jn
( HWH )
Ends
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2 500 km 17
*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.

Puri to Kolkata Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express 12882 timing

Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express (12882) runs from Puri to Kolkata. It departs from Puri station (PURI) at from platform 8 and arrives at Howrah Jn station (HWH) at on platform 17. Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express takes 8 hrs 55 mints to cover the distance of 500 km between Puri and Kolkata. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 56 kmph. It has classes Third AC (3A). This train runs on Monday and Wednesday. Final chart for Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express is prepared at Puri usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express 12882 route

Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express starts from Puri (PURI) at , reaches Khurda Road Jn (KUR) at , Bhubaneswar (BBS) at , Cuttack (CTC) at , Jajpur Keonjhar Road (JJKR) at , Bhadrakh (BHC) at , Balasore (BLS) at and Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at . It arrives at Howrah Jn on second day at . It stops at 7 stations in its route between Puri and Howrah Jn. Passengers use 12882 Puri Howrah Garib Rath Express to travel mostly from Puri to Kolkata, Bhubaneswar to Kolkata, Cuttack to Kolkata, Bhubaneswar to Kharagpur and Jajpur Keonjhar Road to Kolkata.

About Puri

Puri is a holy city situated on the Bay of Bengal in the Indian state of Odisha. The city is known for sandy beaches and temples specifically Jagannath Temple and Konark Sun God Temple. Best time to visit Puri is between October to March. There are numerous tourist attractions including temples, beaches, exotic wildlife and lakes. The famous Rath Yatra of Jagannath Puri observes lakhs of devotees while some of the other festivals include Puri beach festival, Konark beach festival, Gundicha Utsav etc. Nearest airport to Puri is Bhubaneswar's Biju Patnaik airport which is located at a distance of 60 Kms from Puri.

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.