Simhadri Express 17240 train schedule

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No Pantry Car
Class - CC 2S

Visakhapatnam to Guntur Simhadri Express 17240 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 7
2 Duvvada
( DVD )
N.A 1 17 km 1
3 Anakapalle
( AKP )
1 33 km 2
4 Ellamanchili
( YLM )
1 57 km 1
5 Narsipatnam Rd
( NRP )
1 75 km 1
6 Tuni
( TUNI )
1 97 km 1
7 Annavaram
( ANV )
1 114 km 1
8 Gollaprolu
( GLP )
1 133 km -
9 Pithapuram
( PAP )
1 138 km 2
10 Samalkot Jn
( SLO )
1 151 km 3
11 Anaparti
( APT )
1 177 km -
12 Dwarapudi
( DWP )
1 181 km -
13 Rajamundry
( RJY )
1 201 km 2
14 Kovvur
( KVR )
1 208 km -
15 Nidadavolu Jn
( NDD )
1 222 km 2
16 Tadepalligudem
( TDD )
1 242 km 3
17 Bhimadolu
( BMD )
1 271 km -
18 Eluru
( EE )
1 290 km 3
19 Powerpet
( PRH )
1 292 km 2
20 Nuzvid
( NZD )
1 309 km -
21 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
1 350 km 3
22 Krishna Canal
( KCC )
1 355 km -
23 Mangalagiri
( MAG )
1 361 km -
24 Namburu
( NBR )
1 373 km -
25 PEDAKAKANI HALT
( PDKN )
1 375 km -
26 Guntur Jn
( GNT )
Ends
-
1 382 km 4
*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.

Visakhapatnam to Guntur Simhadri Express 17240 timing

Simhadri Express (17240) runs from Visakhapatnam to Guntur. It departs from Vishakapatnam station (VSKP) at from platform 7 and arrives at Guntur Jn station (GNT) at on platform 4. Simhadri Express takes 8 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 381 km between Visakhapatnam and Guntur. It is a non-superfast train. The average speed of this train is 46 kmph. It has classes Chair Car (CC) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs daily. Final chart for Simhadri Express is prepared at Visakhapatnam usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

Simhadri Express 17240 route

Simhadri Express starts from Vishakapatnam (VSKP) at , reaches Duvvada (DVD) at , Anakapalle (AKP) at , Samalkot Jn (SLO) at , Rajamundry (RJY) at , Tadepalligudem (TDD) at , Eluru (EE) at and Vijayawada Jn (BZA) at . It arrives at Guntur Jn on same day at . It stops at 24 stations in its route between Vishakapatnam and Guntur Jn. Passengers use 17240 Simhadri Express to travel mostly from Visakhapatnam to Samalkot Jn, Visakhapatnam to Rajamundry, Visakhapatnam to Guntur, Rajamundry to Vijayawada and Samalkot Jn to Vijayawada.

About Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam, popularly known as Vizag, is a city in Andhra Pradesh. It is a booming industrial city on the east coast of India, a port city with the biggest ship building yard in India, and is also the headquarters of the Eastern Naval Command. The beautiful city with its twin town Waltair, forms a harmonious blend of majestic hills, valleys and golden beaches along the Bay of Bengal coastline. Must visit places while travelling to Visakhapatnam are Thotlakonda, Araku Valley, Borra Caves, Simhachalam, Kailasagiri, Yarada Beach, Dolphin's Nose, Rishikonda Beach, Naval Museum, VUDA Park and War memorial. In addition to being a major port handling high volume of cargo, it has developed oil refining, fertilizer, petro-chemical, steel plant, sugar refining and jute industries. It is known for its beaches, including Ramakrishna Beach, home to a preserved submarine at the Kursura Submarine Museum. Nearby are the elaborate Kali Temple and the Visakha Museum, an old Dutch bungalow housing local maritime and historical exhibits. Visakhapatnam hosts two of the largest ports in the country, the only city in India to do so. First submarine museum in south asia is in Visakhapatnam. It also has India's first and the oldest shipyard established way back in 1941. Visakhapatnam airport (VTZ) is the largest and busiest airport in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Both domestic and international flights ply from this airport.