Sealdah Puri Duronto Express 22201 train schedule

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Runs On - M T W T F S S
Pantry Car
Class - 1A 2A 3A SL

Kolkata to Puri Sealdah Puri Duronto Express 22201 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Kolkata Sealdah
( SDAH )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 8
2 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
1 134 km 2
3 Puri
( PURI )
Ends
- N.A 2 519 km 1
*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.

Kolkata to Puri Sealdah Puri Duronto Express 22201 timing

Sealdah Puri Duronto Express (22201) runs from Kolkata to Puri. It departs from Kolkata Sealdah station (SDAH) at from platform 8 and arrives at Puri station (PURI) at on platform 1. Sealdah Puri Duronto Express takes 8 hrs 35 mints to cover the distance of 519 km between Kolkata and Puri. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 60 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A), Third AC (3A) and Sleeper (SL). This train runs on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Final chart for Sealdah Puri Duronto Express is prepared at Kolkata usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Sealdah Puri Duronto has only one commercial stoppage at Kharagpur Junction. This is the best option to travel in this route although there is a faster Shatabdi option too but since Shatabdi trains has only sitting arrangements, this Duronto is preferred by the passengers. Puri which is a holy destination seeks large number of devotees from around the world especially during the famous Jagannath Rath Yatra.

Sealdah Puri Duronto Express 22201 route

Sealdah Puri Duronto Express starts from Kolkata Sealdah (SDAH) at , reaches Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at . It arrives at Puri on second day at . It stops at 1 station in its route between Kolkata Sealdah and Puri. Passengers use 22201 Sealdah Puri Duronto Express to travel mostly from Kolkata to Puri and Kharagpur to 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.

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.