Delhi Howrah Delhi Duronto Express train

Kolkata (Howrah) Delhi Duronto express train is one of the most popular Duronto Express trains launched in 2009-2010. The train runs twice in a week.

New Delhi Howrah train runs on Tuesday and Saturday whereas Howrah (Kolkata) New Delhi train runs on Monday and Friday. New Delhi Howrah Duronto is a super fast non-stop train and takes less time than Howrah Rajdhani express and moreover the fare is also less.

For added convenience to the passengers the cost of the food is included in the ticket and there is a doctor on call in the train also in case of any emergencies.

The train has a pantry car and has First AC, Second AC, third AC and second sleeper type of classes. Second sleeper coaches have been introduced for the first time in super fast trains. Earlier introduced super fast trains like Rajdhani and Garib Rath trains do not have second sleeper coaches.

New Delhi Howrah New Delhi Duronto Express
Details Howrah New Delhi Duronto New Delhi Howrah Duronto
Train Number 12273 12274
Train Name HWH NDLS Duront HWH Duronto exp
Days of Run Monday and Friday Tuesday and Saturday
Originating station Howrah HWH New Delhi NDLS
Departure Time 13:00 13:00
Destination Station New Delhi NDLS Howrah HWH
Arrival time 06:05 06:00
Speed 90 Kms per hour 90 Kms per hour
Time taken Seventeen hours Seventeen hours
Distance covered 1446 kilometers 1441 kilometers
Fare 1st AC Rs 3695 Rs 3695
Fare AC 2 tier Rs 2250 Rs 2250
Fare AC 3 Tier Rs 1520 Rs 1520
Fare second Sleeper Rs 580 Rs 580


  • The train is from source to destination no stops in between
  • There is no concession allowed on this train including senior citizen concession
  • Food is served inside the train

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

Content updated in January 2020