Durga Puja and Navratri have already begun in India, and if you are planning to visit Kolkata to celebrate Durga Puja, then you should know these timings of trains.
The Indian Railways on the occasion of Durga Puja has decided to run two special trains. These new trains will run between Sealdah-New Jalpaiguri and Howrah-New Jalpaiguri. The details of booking will be announced shortly for these puja special trains.
The special train from Sealdah to New Jalpaiguri will depart from Sealdah at 11:55 PM every Thursday from 14 October to 25 November and reach New Jalpaiguri at 10:10 AM. The New Jalpaiguri to Sealdah special train will leave New Jalpaiguri at 12:50 PM every Friday from 15 October to 26 November and will reach its destination Sealdah at 11:05 PM the same day.
The other special train is Howrah to New Jalpaiguri special train will leave Howrah at 11:55 PM every Wednesday from 13 October to 24 November and reach New Jalpaiguri at 10:10 AM. The following day, New Jalpaiguri – Howrah special train will leave New Jalpaiguri at 12:50 PM every Thursday between 14 October to 25 November and reach Howrah at 11:05 PM on the same day.
The two trains will stop at Malda Town, Barddhaman, Rampurhat, Barsoi and Kishanganj stations in both directions.