Howrah Bangalore (Yesvantpur) Duronto Express
Yesvantpur (Bangalore) Howrah ( Kolkatta) Duronto express train has been introduced by the Indian Railways in January 2010. The train runs once in week. Yesvantpur (Bangalore) Howrah Duronto is a super fast non-stop train and takes less time than any other express train on this route and moreover the fare is also less. There is a doctor on call in the train also in case of any emergencies. For added convenience the cost of food is included in the ticket cost.
Train No 12245 Howrah ( Kolkatta) Yesvantpur (Bangalore) Duronto Express runs from Howrah (HWH) on Friday while train No 12246 Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto runs from Yesvantpur Jn Railway station (YPR) runs all days except Wed, Sat.
The train has first AC, second AC, third AC and second sleeper class coaches and also has a pantry car. The following is the Duronto train details including timetable.
Yesvantpur Howrah Jn. Yesvantpur Duronto Express
|Details||Yesvantpur Howrah Duronto||Howrah Yesvantpur Duronto|
|Train Name||Duronto Express||HWH YPR Duronto|
|Days of Run||Except Wednesday and Saturday||Friday|
|Originating station||Yesvantpur (YPR)||Howrah (HWH)|
|Destination Station||Howrah (HWH)||Yesvantpur (Bangalore) (YPR)|
|Speed||90 Kms per hour||90 Kms per hour|
|Time taken||Twenty nine hours||Twenty nine hours|
|Distance covered||1946 kilometers||1946 kilometers|
|Fare 1st AC||Rs 4660||Rs 4660|
|Fare AC 2 tier||Rs 2835||Rs 2835|
|Fare AC 3 Tier||Rs 1930||Rs 1930|
|Fare second Sleeper||Rs 755||Rs 755|
- The train is from source to destination no stops in between except technical halts.
- There is no concession allowed on this train including senior citizen concession
- Food is served inside the train and the cost is included in the ticket
Howrah Jn (HWH) Railway Station in Kolkatta
Located in the heart of Howrah city, this is an important railway station in Kolkatta; the other one is Seladah Railway station. This is a very large station and has 22 platforms in total making it one of the largest railway stations in the world.
Distances of major landmarks from Howrah Station
Victoria memorial 7 kms Esplanade 4 kms, Dum Dum Airport 20 kms and Eden Gardens 5 kms
Enquiry phone numbers at Howrah station
033- 26603535, 26602581, and 26603542
Yesvantpur Jn Railway Station Bangalore
This is the second railway station in Bangalore city. Mostly long distance trains start / arrive from this station. Yesvantpur station is about 12 Kms from Bangalore city railway station and main bus stand. This station is located on the NH 4 Tumkur National Highway.