Mumbai Howrah Duronto Express train

Mumbai Howrah Duronto express train has been recently introduced by the Indian Railways. The train runs twice in week.  Mumbai 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 12262 Howrah Mumbai Duronto Express runs from Howrah (HWH) on Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday while train No 12261 Mumbai Howrah Duronto runs from Mumbai CST  on Tuesday, Wed, Thurs and Sunday

The train has first AC, second AC and third AC class coaches and also has a pantry car. The following is the Duronto train details including timetable.

Mumbai Howrah Jn. Mumbai Duronto Express

Details Mumbai Howrah Duronto Howrah Mumbai Duronto
Train Number 12261 12262
Train Name Howrah Duronto HWH CSTM DURONT
Days of Run Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday Monday,Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Originating station Mumbai CST Howrah (HWH)
Departure Time 17:15 08:20
Destination Station Howrah (HWH) Mumbai CST
Arrival time 19:40 10:30
Speed 90 Kms per hour 90 Kms per hour
Time taken Twenty six hours Twenty six hours
Distance covered 1968 kilometers 1968 kilometers
Fare 1st AC Rs 4725 Rs 4725
Fare AC 2 tier Rs 2695 Rs 2695
Fare AC 3 Tier Rs 1755 Rs 1755
Fare second Sleeper NA NA


  • The train is from source to destination no stops in between
  • There is no concession allowed on this train including senior citizen concession
  • Tatkal ticket booking facility is available on this train
  • 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