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Best price ₹ 2,154.99
Journey duration 22 h 28 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 10:30
Last departure 23:10
Distance 1,305 km

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

The prices for train tickets from Delhi to Kolkata vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Delhi to Kolkata will cost ₹ 376.98. The average train ticket price is approximately ₹ 2,470.80. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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Trains from Delhi to Kolkata

How much time will it take to go from Delhi to Kolkata by train?

The journey from Delhi to Kolkata covers a distance of 1,305 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 22 h 20 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 17 h. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Delhi to Kolkata faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Delhi to Kolkata leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Delhi at 12:30, and the last departure will leave at 23:10. 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 Delhi to Kolkata 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.

What are the stations on the Delhi to Kolkata route?

You can depart from Delhi at stations such as Delhi, Anand Vihar Trm, Delhi Cantt, New Delhi, Delhi Shahdara JN, Anand Vihar Terminal(ANVT), Delhi(DLI), New Delhi(NDLS), Adarsh Nagar Delhi(ANDI) and Shakurbasti(SSB). At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Kolkata at the following stations: New Jalpaiguri, Siliguri Junction, Sealdah(SDAH), Howrah Jn(HWH) and Santragachi Jn(SRC). Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Delhi and Kolkata. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Delhi leave for Kolkata?

You will be able to travel from Delhi to Kolkata using companies such as IndianRail and Indian Railways. Combined, these providers offer an average of 5.5 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 10 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Delhi to Kolkata 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, 5.5 direct connections from Delhi to Kolkata 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.