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Check cheapest flight tickets from Chennai to Kolkata on Thu, Sep 24
02664
Tiruchchirappalli Howrah COVID 19 Special
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
28 hr 40 min
HWH ( )
Howrah Jn
22842
MGR Chennai Central Santragachi Antyodaya Express
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
26 hr 15 min
SRC ( )
Santragachi Jn
22808
MGR Chennai Central Santragachi AC SF Express
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
26 hr 20 min
SRC ( )
Santragachi Jn
12842
Coromandel Express
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
26 hr 27 min
SRC ( )
Santragachi Jn
12840
MGR Chennai Central Howrah Mail
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
27 hr 28 min
SRC ( )
Santragachi Jn
22826
MGR Chennai Central Shalimar Weekly SF Express
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
28 hr 39 min
SRC ( )
Santragachi Jn
12664
Tiruchchirappalli Howrah SF Express
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
28 hr 40 min
HWH ( )
Howrah Jn
12666
Kanniyakumari Howrah SF Express
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
28 hr 40 min
HWH ( )
Howrah Jn
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Chennai to Kolkata train time table

MGR Chennai Central Santragachi AC SF Express (22808) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at taking a total of 26 hrs 20 mints to cover the distance of 1655 kms. This train has 17 stoppages. MGR Chennai Central Howrah Mail (12840) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at taking a total of 27 hrs 28 mints to cover the distance of 1655 kms. This train has 34 stoppages. Coromandel Express (12842) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at taking a total of 26 hrs 27 mints to cover the distance of 1655 kms. This train has 15 stoppages. MGR Chennai Central Shalimar Weekly SF Express (22826) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at taking a total of 28 hrs 39 mints to cover the distance of 1655 kms. This train has 22 stoppages. Tiruchchirappalli Howrah SF Express (12664) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Howrah Jn station (HWH) at taking a total of 28 hrs 40 mints to cover the distance of 1666 kms.
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Chennai to Kolkata train Seat Availability

Train seat availability for all 8 trains that run from Chennai to Kolkata can be found in above table.
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Chennai to Kolkata train Fare

Fare for trains from Chennai to Kolkata is Rs 425 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 4460 in First AC (1A), Rs 2625 in Second AC (2A), Rs 695 in Sleeper (SL), Rs 410 in None (GN) and Rs 1825 in Third AC (3A) in general quota. Tatkal ticket fare and premium tatkal fare in this route starts from Rs 440 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 3150 in Second AC (2A), Rs 890 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 2245 in Third AC (3A).
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Chennai to Kolkata MGR Chennai Central Howrah Mail 12840

Chennai to Kolkata MGR Chennai Central Howrah Mail (12840) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at . This train has 34 stoppages. Chennai to Kolkata train fare is Rs.4460 in First AC, Rs.410 in None, Rs.1825 in Third AC, Rs.2625 in Second AC and Rs.695 in Sleeper for this train.
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Chennai to Kolkata Coromandel Express 12842

Chennai to Kolkata Coromandel Express (12842) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at . This train has 15 stoppages. Chennai to Kolkata train fare is Rs.4460 in First AC, Rs.410 in None, Rs.1825 in Third AC, Rs.2625 in Second AC and Rs.695 in Sleeper for this train.
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Chennai to Kolkata MGR Chennai Central Santragachi AC SF Express 22808

Chennai to Kolkata MGR Chennai Central Santragachi AC SF Express (22808) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at . This train has 17 stoppages. Chennai to Kolkata train fare is Rs.4460 in First AC, Rs.1825 in Third AC and Rs.2625 in Second AC for this train.
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Chennai to Kolkata MGR Chennai Central Shalimar Weekly SF Express 22826

Chennai to Kolkata MGR Chennai Central Shalimar Weekly SF Express (22826) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at . This train has 22 stoppages. Chennai to Kolkata train fare is Rs.410 in None, Rs.1825 in Third AC, Rs.2625 in Second AC and Rs.695 in Sleeper for this train.
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Chennai to Kolkata Tiruchchirappalli Howrah SF Express 12664

Chennai to Kolkata Tiruchchirappalli Howrah SF Express (12664) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Howrah Jn station (HWH) at . Chennai to Kolkata train fare is Rs.4460 in First AC, Rs.1825 in Third AC, Rs.2625 in Second AC and Rs.695 in Sleeper for this train.
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Chennai to Kolkata train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Chennai to Kolkata is MGR Chennai Central Santragachi Antyodaya Express (22842) which travels a distance of 1655 kms in just 26 hrs 15 mints. The slowest train from Chennai to Kolkata is Tiruchchirappalli Howrah COVID 19 Special (02664) which travels a distance of 1666 kms in 28 hrs 40 mints. The most punctual train from Chennai to Kolkata is MGR Chennai Central Santragachi AC SF Express (22808) which reaches Santragachi Jn with an average delay of just 0 minute. The most delayed train from Chennai to Kolkata is MGR Chennai Central Santragachi AC SF Express (22808) which reaches Santragachi Jn with an average delay of over 0 minute.
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About Chennai

The city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, formely known as Madras, India and the headquarters of the Southern Railway Zone, is a major rail transport hub in the country. Chennai Central Railway Station designed in British colonial style by architect Henry Irwin and also known as the Gateway to the South. It is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and stands as one of the busiest in the nation. The next station to Chennai Central, Basin Bridge Junction, is the railway junction where three different lines meet. Chennai has an international airport Chennai International Airport. It is the fourth busiest airport in India and 47th busiest airport in Asia. Chennai is the land of beautiful temples, and reels in tourists from different corners of the world. There is of course Mahabalipuram (nicknamed Mahabs), which displays Dravidian architecture on monuments, right by the beach side. Kapaleeshwar Temple is a wondrous temple to take a peek into. This Shiva temple was also constructed in the 7th century. Chennai is known for its delicacies: dosas and idlis. A place to get some great tasting South Indian food is the 'Adyar Anand Bhavan,' known for serving pure, delicious vegetarian goodness. To capture the diverse cultures of South India, Chennai has an authentic heritage home called 'Dakshichitra.' There are many cool exhibitions showcasing dance, art, craft activities, and much more. Some of the places to visit in Chennai Vandalur Zoo, Known to be one of Asia's largest open-air zoos, the Besant Nagar Beach, or Elliots Beach, but referred to as 'Bessie' and a mysterious and potentially eerie spot known as the 'Broken Bridge' lies just a bit beyond the beach. Pondy Bazaar and T Nagar are popular bazaar for shopping. Chennai has 3 railway stations - Chennai Central (MAS), Chennai Egmore (MS) and Tambaram (TBM).
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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. Kolkata has 5 railway stations - Howrah Jn (HWH), Kolkata Chitpur (KOAA), Kolkata Sealdah (SDAH), Santragachi Jn (SRC) and Kolkata Shalimar (SHM).
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