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 Number 12246 12245
Train Name Duronto Express HWH YPR Duronto
Days of Run Except Wednesday and Saturday  Friday
Originating station Yesvantpur (YPR) Howrah (HWH)
Departure Time 11:15 11:00
Destination Station Howrah (HWH) Yesvantpur (Bangalore) (YPR)
Arrival time 16:00 16:00
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.

Content updated in January 2020