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Best price ₹ 2,385.03
Journey duration 19 h 53 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 13:30
Last departure 03:25
Distance 1,305 km

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Kolkata to Delhi?

The cheapest train tickets from Kolkata to Delhi cost ₹ 371.55. On average, you can expect to spend around ₹ 2,594.62 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Kolkata to Delhi.

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Trains from Kolkata to Delhi

How long will it take me to travel from Kolkata to Delhi by train?

The journey between Kolkata and Delhi runs for about 1,305 km and usually takes approximately 19 h 53 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 16 h 40 min. If you are trying to get from Kolkata to Delhi as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Kolkata to Delhi?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Kolkata at 15:05, and the last departure will leave at 03:25. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Kolkata to Delhi can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use to travel from Kolkata to Delhi?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Kolkata and Delhi. You can start your journey in Kolkata at stations such as Howrah Jn(HWH), Sealdah(SDAH), Santragachi Jn(SRC), New Jalpaiguri and Siliguri Junction. These connect to stations including Hazrat Nizamuddin(NZM), New Delhi(NDLS), Anand Vihar Terminal(ANVT), Tilak Bridge(TKJ), New Delhi, Delhi Cantt, Delhi, Anand Vihar Trm, Delhi Shahdara JN and Delhi(DLI) in Delhi. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Kolkata to Delhi.

How many daily journeys are there from Kolkata to Delhi?

You will be able to travel from Kolkata to Delhi using companies such as IndianRail and Indian Railways. Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 59 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Kolkata to Delhi using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 6 direct connections from Kolkata to Delhi each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.