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Check cheapest flight tickets from Kolkata to Delhi on Tue, Aug 20
12303
Poorva Express (via Patna)
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
22 hr 05 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 630
12371
Howrah Jaisalmer SF Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
25 hr 35 min
DLI ()
Old Delhi
SL
₹ 610
12381
Poorva Express (via Gaya)
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
21 hr 50 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 605
12273
Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
21 hr 50 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
22857
Santragachi Anand Vihar Terminal Superfast Express
SRC ()
Santragachi Jn
27 hr 00 min
ANVT ()
Anand Vihar Trm
SL
₹ 640
13007
Udyan Abha Toofan Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
34 hr 05 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
SL
₹ 610
12329
West Bengal Sampark Kranti Express
SDAH ()
Kolkata Sealdah
22 hr 45 min
ANVT ()
Anand Vihar Trm
SL
₹ 605
12379
Jallianwalabagh Express
SDAH ()
Kolkata Sealdah
22 hr 55 min
DLI ()
Old Delhi
SL
₹ 610
12305
Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Patna)
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
19 hr 55 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
12313
Sealdah New Delhi Rajdhani Express
SDAH ()
Kolkata Sealdah
17 hr 45 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
12301
Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya)
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
17 hr 10 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
12259
Sealdah New Delhi AC Duronto Express
SDAH ()
Kolkata Sealdah
17 hr 00 min
NDLS ()
New Delhi
12249
Howrah Anand Vihar Terminal Yuva Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
16 hr 40 min
ANVT ()
Anand Vihar Trm
CC
₹ 890
12323
Howrah Anand Vihar Terminal SF Express
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
22 hr 15 min
ANVT ()
Anand Vihar Trm
SL
₹ 605
12311
Kalka Mail
HWH ()
Howrah Jn
25 hr 20 min
DLI ()
Old Delhi
SL
₹ 605
2S
₹ 355
13119
Sealdah Anand Vihar Terminal (Upper India) Express
SDAH ()
Kolkata Sealdah
37 hr 50 min
ANVT ()
Anand Vihar Trm
SL
₹ 625
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Kolkata to Delhi train time table

Sealdah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12313) departs from Kolkata Sealdah station (SDAH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 17 hrs 45 mints to cover the distance of 1458 kms. Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express (12273) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 21 hrs 50 mints to cover the distance of 1529 kms. Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya) (12301) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 17 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 1449 kms. Poorva Express (via Patna) (12303) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 22 hrs 5 mints to cover the distance of 1529 kms. Poorva Express (via Gaya) (12381) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at taking a total of 21 hrs 50 mints to cover the distance of 1449 kms.
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Kolkata to Delhi train Seat Availability

In Sealdah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12313), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 1 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 24 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 154 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. In Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya) (12301), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 53 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is RAC 5/RAC 4 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. In Poorva Express (via Gaya) (12381), seat availability status is GNWL1/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 92% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL5/RAC11 in Second AC (2A), seat availability status is GNWL46/WL16 in Third AC (3A) with 90% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL154/WL93 in Sleeper (SL) with 35% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Kolkata to Delhi train Fare

Fare for trains from Kolkata to Delhi is Rs 355 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 890 in Chair Car (CC), Rs 3985 in First AC (1A), Rs 2325 in Second AC (2A), Rs 605 in Sleeper (SL), Rs 340 in None (GN) and Rs 1605 in Third AC (3A) in general quota. Tatkal ticket fare and premium tatkal fare in this route starts from Rs 370 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 1125 in Chair Car (CC), Rs 2850 in Second AC (2A), Rs 775 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 2025 in Third AC (3A).
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Kolkata to Delhi train Rajdhani

Rajdhani express are premium category trains by the Indian Railways that redefines luxury travelling in India. It is a fully air-conditioned train which connects country capital (Delhi) with state capitals. That is why they are called 'Rajdhani' which translates to 'Capital' in English. These train runs at very high speed and therefore it usually takes least time to reach destination compared to other trains on the same route. Mumbai rajdhani is the fastest rajdhani train which attains a maximum speed of 140 kmph on some stretch. Rajdhani Express offers catering facilities inside the train the fare of which is included in ticket fare. Rajdhani trains have 3 classes - First AC (1A), AC II-tier (2A) and AC III-tier (3A) only and they are coupled with LHB coaches that have higher safety features. The ticket fare for Rajdhani is maximum amongst all trains on the same route and has dynamic fare (Flexi Fare) system. Waitlisted passengers are strictly not allowed inside this train. Rajdhani train coaches are usually painted in red with a grey colored strip outside. 3 rajdhani trains run from Kolkata to Delhi - Sealdah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12313), Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya) (12301) and Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Patna) (12305).

Kolkata to Delhi Sealdah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12313) departs from Kolkata Sealdah station (SDAH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi rajdhani fare is Rs.4880 in First AC, Rs.2970 in Third AC and Rs.4185 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. In Sealdah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12313), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 1 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 24 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 154 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. Sealdah Rajdhani is second Rajdhani that connects Delhi with Kolkata. It started functioning from July 01, 2000 that was way later than Howrah Rajdhani. There have been numerous complaints for the food quality being served on this Rajdhani train in the past. Sealdah Rajdhani runs all seven days a week as opposed to Howrah Rajdhani that runs 6 days a week skipping Sunday. Kolkata and Mumbai are the only cities with 2 daily running Rajdhani trains.

Kolkata to Delhi Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya) (12301) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi rajdhani fare is Rs.4825 in First AC, Rs.2955 in Third AC and Rs.4150 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. In Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya) (12301), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 53 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is RAC 5/RAC 4 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. Kolkata Rajdhani is the first Rajdhani express to be introduced in India. It started its operation on March 3, 1969. In its initial stage the train had just 10 coaches in total and used to run non stop between New Delhi and Howrah with technical stoppages at Kanpur, Mughalsarai and Gomoh. Do you know, there used to be lounge cars and chair cars in Rajdhani trains initially. Howrah Rajdhani had only 2 classes that time-AC First Class and AC Chair Car the fares of which were Rs 280 and Rs 90 respectively. Howrah Rajdhani is the only wi-fi enabled Rajdhani train till date. Over the years, the train has seen tremendous changes in its number of coaches (now 18), type of cars (Chair cars are totally replaced by First AC, AC II tier and AC III tier) and is replaced by most modern facilities inside the train now.

Kolkata to Delhi Howrah New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Patna) (12305) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi rajdhani fare is Rs.5025 in First AC, Rs.3070 in Third AC and Rs.4315 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Kolkata Rajdhani is the first Rajdhani express to be introduced in India. It started its operation on March 3, 1969. In its initial stage the train had just 10 coaches in total and used to run non stop between New Delhi and Howrah with technical stoppages at Kanpur, Mughalsarai and Gomoh. Do you know, there used to be lounge cars and chair cars in Rajdhani trains initially. Howrah Rajdhani had only 2 classes that time-AC First Class and AC Chair Car the fares of which were Rs 280 and Rs 90 respectively. Howrah Rajdhani is the only wi-fi enabled Rajdhani train till date. Over the years, the train has seen tremendous changes in its number of coaches (now 18), type of cars (Chair cars are totally replaced by First AC, AC II tier and AC III tier) and is replaced by most modern facilities inside the train now.

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Kolkata to Delhi train Duronto

Duronto express is a newer premium class of train which runs as fast as Rajdhanis. Duronto word comes from restless in Bengali as these trains had no intermediate commercial stops when they started. But since Indian Railways incurred losses for these trains, some technical stops were converted to commercial stops. On some routes (such as Delhi-Kolkata) they take lesser time than corresponding Rajdhani express. Unlike rajdhani some durontos also have non-air conditioned sleeper class. Thus, Duronto trains have classes First AC (1A), AC II-tier, AC III-tier and Sleeper. Bed-rolls in sleeper class of Mixed Duronto Express trains will be supplied to passengers on demand, on payment of stipulated charges. Duronto trains are distinguished by vibrant and colorful vinyl coating on the outer surface of the coaches. 2 duronto trains run from Kolkata to Delhi - Sealdah New Delhi AC Duronto Express (12259) and Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express (12273).

Kolkata to Delhi Sealdah New Delhi AC Duronto Express (12259) departs from Kolkata Sealdah station (SDAH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi duronto fare is Rs.4835 in First AC, Rs.2925 in Third AC and Rs.4140 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. In Sealdah New Delhi AC Duronto Express (12259), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 4 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 105 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 257 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. Needless to say there are numerous trains between Kolkata and Delhi but 12259/60 Sealdah - New Delhi Duronto is the fastest premium train on this route, even faster than both Kolkata Rajdhani and Sealdah Rajdhani. Sealdah New Delhi Duronto was the first ever Duronto train to be introduced in India. It takes least duration to reach destination after weekly train 12249 Yuva Exp. Running 4 days a week makes this train more preferred one. It connects some of the prominent cities of Bihar and cities enroute like Dhanbad, Mughalsarai and Kanpur.

Kolkata to Delhi Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express (12273) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi duronto fare is Rs.5150 in First AC, Rs.3180 in Third AC, Rs.4425 in Second AC and Rs.1235 in Sleeper for this train which includes meal charges also. There are 2 Duronto trains between Kolkata and New Delhi. One connects Howrah Station of Kolkata to New Delhi station of Delhi while the other Duronto 12259/60 connects Sealdah station of Kolkata to New Delhi. Howrah Duronto is slow in speed compared to the Sealdah duronto. It is also a mixed duronto which means it has sleeper class as well as opposed to Sealdah Duronto which only has air conditioned classes. There are other faster trains of the likes of Rajdhani and Express trains too connecting New Delhi and Kolkata hence this is not the best fit but is definitely the best economical option.

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Kolkata to Delhi train Sampark Kranti

Sampark Kranti is a series of express trains in India that connects different states of India to the national capital - New Delhi. Sampark in Hindi means connectivity while Kranti is also a word in Hindi language meaning revolution. Thus these trains have revolutionized the state connectivity with center. These trains have a combination of all the classes - AC, Sleeper and Unreserved coaches. Sampark Kranti trains are for long distance journeys. These trains are named after states and Sampark Kranti train for a particular state has most of the stoppages in that state only. 1 sampark-kranti train runs from Kolkata to Delhi - West Bengal Sampark Kranti Express (12329).

Kolkata to Delhi West Bengal Sampark Kranti Express (12329) departs from Kolkata Sealdah station (SDAH) at and arrives Anand Vihar Trm station (ANVT) at . Kolkata to Delhi sampark-kranti fare is Rs.3985 in First AC, Rs.1605 in Third AC, Rs.2325 in Second AC and Rs.605 in Sleeper for this train.

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Kolkata to Delhi Poorva Express (via Patna) 12303

Kolkata to Delhi Poorva Express (via Patna) (12303) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi train fare is Rs.4165 in First AC, Rs.355 in None, Rs.1670 in Third AC, Rs.2425 in Second AC and Rs.630 in Sleeper for this train.
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Kolkata to Delhi Poorva Express (via Gaya) 12381

Kolkata to Delhi Poorva Express (via Gaya) (12381) departs from Howrah Jn station (HWH) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Kolkata to Delhi train fare is Rs.3985 in First AC, Rs.340 in None, Rs.1605 in Third AC, Rs.2325 in Second AC and Rs.605 in Sleeper for this train. In Poorva Express (via Gaya) (12381), seat availability status is GNWL1/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 92% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL5/RAC11 in Second AC (2A), seat availability status is GNWL46/WL16 in Third AC (3A) with 90% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL154/WL93 in Sleeper (SL) with 35% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Kolkata to Delhi train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Kolkata to Delhi is Howrah Anand Vihar Terminal Yuva Express (12249) which travels a distance of 1438 kms in just 16 hrs 40 mints. The slowest train from Kolkata to Delhi is Sealdah Anand Vihar Terminal (Upper India) Express (13119) which travels a distance of 1634 kms in 37 hrs 50 mints. The most punctual train from Kolkata to Delhi is Jallianwalabagh Express (12379) which reaches Old Delhi with an average delay of just 0 minute. The most delayed train from Kolkata to Delhi is Poorva Express (via Patna) (12303) which reaches New Delhi with an average delay of over 2 hrs 29 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 Delhi

Delhi is the capital city of India. It is second most populous city of India with a population of more than 1.25 crore. It is well connected to almost all of India. Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi is the busiest airport of India. Following its overhaul and with introduction of terminal 3, its passenger handling capacity increased many folds, and was voted as Best airport in the world in 2015. Intra-city connectivity in Delhi is at par with other developed cities in the world owing to world class Delhi-metro. Being the capital city of India, Delhi is home to embassies of almost all the popular countries. Famous tourist attractions in Delhi are Akshardham temple, Lotus temple, Jama Masjid, Humayun's Tomb, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House. Connaught Place, Khan Market and the Hauz Khas Village are heaven for the foodies as these places have lots of restaurants offering varied lip-smacking cuisines. Delhi has 14 railway stations - New Delhi (NDLS), Delhi H Nizamuddin (NZM), Anand Vihar Trm (ANVT), Old Delhi (DLI), Delhi Sarai Rohilla (DEE), Delhi Cantt (DEC), Adarsh Nagar Delhi (ANDI), Subzi Mandi (SZM), Delhi Shahdara (DSA), Delhi Kishanganj (DKZ), Delhi Azadpur (DAZ), Delhi Sadar Bazar (DSB), Delhi Safdarjung (DSJ) and Delhi Mg (DE).
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