Shalimar Patna Duronto Express 22213 train schedule

Runs On - M T W T F S S
No Pantry Car
Class - 1A 2A 3A SL

Kolkata to Patna Shalimar Patna Duronto Express 22213 train schedule cloud_download

Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Kolkata Shalimar
( SHM )
- N.A 1 0 km 1
2 Asansol Jn
( ASN )
2 207 km 4
3 Patna Jn
( PNBE )
2 539 km 3
*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 Patna Shalimar Patna Duronto Express 22213 timing

Shalimar Patna Duronto Express (22213) runs from Kolkata to Patna. It departs from Kolkata Shalimar station (SHM) at from platform 1 and arrives at Patna Jn station (PNBE) at on platform 3. Shalimar Patna Duronto Express takes 8 hrs 35 mints to cover the distance of 539 km between Kolkata and Patna. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 62 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 Shalimar Patna Duronto Express is prepared at Kolkata usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Kolkata Patna Duronto 22213/14 is a short overnight duronto train that halts at Asansol Jn for 5 mins. There are other options available to travel between Kolkata and Patna and this Duronto is not the fastest one. Also, since Shalimar station is somewhat isolated from the main city of Kolkata people tend to prefer other trains. But the convenient timings and an overnight train journey through Shalimar, this duronto makes it a good choice.

Shalimar Patna Duronto Express 22213 route

Shalimar Patna Duronto Express starts from Kolkata Shalimar (SHM) at , reaches Asansol Jn (ASN) at . It arrives at Patna Jn on second day at . It stops at 1 station in its route between Kolkata Shalimar and Patna Jn. Passengers use 22213 Shalimar Patna Duronto Express to travel mostly from Kolkata to Patna and Asansol to Patna.

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 Patna

The capital city of Bihar, Patna has been the birthplace of the most important kingdoms of India. Not just kingdoms, but also many religions including Buddhism and Jainism have been started in this region. It had an estimated population of 1.68 million in 2011. It is the 19th largest city in India. Patna has multiple railway stations and an Airport named 'Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport' which is 7 km from Patna Jn station. Patna is one of the holiest cities in Sikhism as it has Takht Shri Harmandir Saheb - one of the Five Takhts of Sikhism. The Gurdwara at Patna Sahib is in remembrance of the birthplace of Guru Gobind Singh, the tenth Guru of the Sikhs. Pathar ki Masjid is also a must visit in Patna it stands on the bank of the river Ganges near Takht Shri Harmandir Saheb. The whole structure is build of stones. Jain pilgrimages also visit Patna mainly for Kamaldah Jain Temple, which is the oldest Jain temple in Patna built in 18th century. Other attractions are Gandhi Maidan, Patna zoo, Buddha Smriti Park. Public transport in patna is provided by buses auto rickshaws and local trains. Bihari cuisine is also very famous across India. Some well known dishes of Bihari cuisine include sattu paratha, chokha, fish curry, Bihari kebab, postaa-dana kaa halwaa, malpua, dal pitha (Bihari version of momos), kheer makhana and thekua/khajuria. Street foods such as Samosa, Chaat, litti chokha, phuchka, South Indian and Chinese cuisine are favourite among people.