Visakhapatnam Shalimar Express 22854 train schedule

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Visakhapatnam to Kolkata Visakhapatnam Shalimar Express 22854 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 5
2 Simhachalam
( SCM )
N.A 1 8 km 2
3 Vizianagram Jn
( VZM )
N.A 1 61 km 3
4 Srikakulam Road
( CHE )
N.A 1 131 km -
5 Palasa
( PSA )
1 204 km 3
6 Sompeta
( SPT )
N.A 1 235 km 3
7 Brahmapur
( BAM )
N.A 1 278 km 1
8 Khurda Road Jn
( KUR )
N.A 2 425 km 1
9 Bhubaneswar
( BBS )
N.A 2 444 km 1
10 Cuttack
( CTC )
2 472 km 2
11 Jajpur Keonjhar Road
( JJKR )
2 544 km 2
12 Bhadrakh
( BHC )
N.A 2 588 km 3
13 Balasore
( BLS )
N.A 2 650 km 3
14 Kharagpur Jn
( KGP )
N.A 2 766 km -
15 Santragachi Jn
( SRC )
2 875 km 1
16 Kolkata Shalimar
( SHM )
Ends
- N.A 2 879 km 2
*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 Shalimar Express 22854 route

Visakhapatnam Shalimar Express starts from Vishakapatnam (VSKP) at , reaches Vizianagram Jn (VZM) at , Khurda Road Jn (KUR) at , Bhubaneswar (BBS) at , Cuttack (CTC) at , Balasore (BLS) at , Kharagpur Jn (KGP) at and Santragachi Jn (SRC) at . It arrives at Kolkata Shalimar on second day at . It stops at 14 stations in its route between Vishakapatnam and Kolkata Shalimar. Passengers use 22854 Visakhapatnam Shalimar Express to travel mostly from Visakhapatnam to Kolkata, Visakhapatnam to Kharagpur, Vizianagram Jn to Kharagpur, Palasa to Kolkata and Visakhapatnam to Balasore.

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.

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.