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Check cheapest flight tickets from Kolkata to Chennai on Tue, Feb 25
12508
Aronai Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
27 hr 25 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
SL
₹ 695
22825
Shalimar MGR Chennai Central Superfast Express
SHM ()
Kolkata Shalimar
27 hr 25 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
SL
₹ 695
82841
Santragachi MGR Chennai Central Suvidha Special
SRC ()
Santragachi Jn
26 hr 40 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06009
Santragachi Puducherry Special Fare Special
SRC ()
Santragachi Jn
26 hr 45 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12841
Coromandel Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
26 hr 10 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
SL
₹ 695
12663
Howrah Tiruchchirappalli SF Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
27 hr 45 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
SL
₹ 695
12665
Howrah Kanniyakumari Superfast Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
27 hr 45 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
SL
₹ 695
22807
Santragachi MGR Chennai Central AC SF Express
SRC ()
Santragachi Jn
27 hr 45 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
22841
Santragachi MGR Chennai Central Antyodaya Express
SRC ()
Santragachi Jn
27 hr 45 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
12839
Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
28 hr 05 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
SL
₹ 695
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Kolkata to Chennai train time table

Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail (12839) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at taking a total of 28 hrs 5 mints to cover the distance of 1663 kms. Coromandel Express (12841) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at taking a total of 26 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 1662 kms. Howrah Tiruchchirappalli SF Express (12663) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at taking a total of 27 hrs 45 mints to cover the distance of 1666 kms. Santragachi MGR Chennai Central AC SF Express (22807) departs from Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at taking a total of 27 hrs 45 mints to cover the distance of 1655 kms.
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Kolkata to Chennai train Seat Availability

In Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail (12839), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 5 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is RAC 15/RAC 9 in Second AC (2A), seat availability status is GNWL22/WL12 in Third AC (3A) with 92% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL166/WL101 in Sleeper (SL) with 46% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Coromandel Express (12841), seat availability status is GNWL7/WL3 in First AC (1A) with 88% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL29/WL6 in Second AC (2A) with 91% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL42/WL27 in Third AC (3A) with 75% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL277/WL203 in Sleeper (SL) with 6% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Santragachi MGR Chennai Central AC SF Express (22807), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 6 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 24 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow.
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Kolkata to Chennai train Fare

Fare for trains from Kolkata to Chennai is 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 3150 in Second AC (2A), Rs 890 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 2245 in Third AC (3A).
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Kolkata to Chennai train Suvidha

Suvidha as the name suggests is a series of express trains that was introduced a couple of years back in lieu to beat the peak season rush on other trains. These trains have sleeper, second seating and ac coaches. The advance reservation period for these trains are a maximum of 30 days only as against other trains that have 120 days of ARP. For suvidha trains passengers are issued either confirmed berth or RAC and there is no waitlist concept in Suvidha trains. So for passengers who are looking for a sure shot seat can opt for Suvidha train if this train is available for your route. But hang on, before you proceed further to book a ticket in this trains, let us tell you that it will burn a hole in your pocket because Suvidha trains too have dynamic fare (flexi fare) system just like rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. So you might end up paying more for a SL class than Second AC of any other train on same route. Also, senior citizens and children are not given any privilege of concession in these trains. And once you drop the plan to travel, do it carefully as there is no cancellation permitted for these trains of course with some exceptions. 1 suvidha train runs from Kolkata to Chennai - Santragachi MGR Chennai Central Suvidha Special (82841).

Kolkata to Chennai Santragachi MGR Chennai Central Suvidha Special (82841) departs from Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at .

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Kolkata to Chennai Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail 12839

Kolkata to Chennai Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail (12839) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at . Kolkata to Chennai 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. In Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail (12839), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 5 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is RAC 15/RAC 9 in Second AC (2A), seat availability status is GNWL22/WL12 in Third AC (3A) with 92% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL166/WL101 in Sleeper (SL) with 46% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Kolkata to Chennai Coromandel Express 12841

Kolkata to Chennai Coromandel Express (12841) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at . Kolkata to Chennai 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. In Coromandel Express (12841), seat availability status is GNWL7/WL3 in First AC (1A) with 88% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL29/WL6 in Second AC (2A) with 91% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL42/WL27 in Third AC (3A) with 75% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL277/WL203 in Sleeper (SL) with 6% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Kolkata to Chennai Santragachi MGR Chennai Central AC SF Express 22807

Kolkata to Chennai Santragachi MGR Chennai Central AC SF Express (22807) departs from Santragachi Jn station (SRC) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at . Kolkata to Chennai train fare is Rs.4460 in First AC, Rs.1825 in Third AC and Rs.2625 in Second AC for this train. In Santragachi MGR Chennai Central AC SF Express (22807), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 6 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 24 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow.
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Kolkata to Chennai Howrah Tiruchchirappalli SF Express 12663

Kolkata to Chennai Howrah Tiruchchirappalli SF Express (12663) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at . Kolkata to Chennai 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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Kolkata to Chennai train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Kolkata to Chennai is Coromandel Express (12841) which travels a distance of 1662 kms in just 26 hrs 10 mints. The slowest train from Kolkata to Chennai is Howrah MGR Chennai Central Mail (12839) which travels a distance of 1663 kms in 28 hrs 5 mints. The most punctual train from Kolkata to Chennai is Aronai Express (12508) which reaches Chennai Central with an average delay of just 0 minute. The most delayed train from Kolkata to Chennai is Santragachi Puducherry Special Fare Special (06009) which reaches Chennai Egmore with an average delay of over 3 hrs 2 mints.
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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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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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