Eastern Railway of Indian Railways has announced special trains for Durga Puja festival in 2008. The Special Durga Puja trains are from
This article is to provide some basic information on the special trains Durga Puja as found in press release of Indian Railway. Please use the train numbers to find the current information.Time and date mentioned is as per Indian standard time.
Following are the special runs announced by Eastern Railway for Durga Puja 2008:
New Jalpaiguri to
New Jalpaiguri to
Sealdah – New Jalpaiguri Weekly Super Fast Durga Puja Special
Sealdah to New Jalpaiguri (Train No. 0243) – on all Tuesday in the month of October 2008. Will leave Sealdah at 2345hrs and reach New Jalpaiguri next day at 1000hrs. Stops at Sealdah, Bolpur, Malda, Kishanganj, New Jalpaiguri.
New Jalpaiguri to Sealdah (Train No. 0244) – on all Wednesday in the month of October 2008. Will leave New Jalpaiguri at 1850hrs and reach Sealdah next day 0515hrs. Stops same as above.
Sealdah – Kathgodam Weekly Express Durga Puja Special
Sealdah to Kathgodam (Train No. 0363A) – on all Saturday in the month of October 2008. Will leave Sealdah at 1345hrs and reach Kathgodam next day at 1510hrs. Stops at Sealdah,
Kathgodam to Sealdah (Train No. 0364A) – on all Sunday in the month of October 2008. Will leave Kathgodam at 1830hrs and reach Sealdah next day at 2115hrs. Stops same as above.
Other special trains during Durga Puja that was found in local newspapers are as follows:
Guwahati – Calcutta Super fast Puja trains (Train No 0218) will leave Guwahati at 9pm every Sunday and Thursday from September 28 to October 12. The trains will reach
New Jalpaiguri – Sealdah Super Fast Durga Puja Special Train
New Jalpaiguri – Sealdah Super fast Puja special (Train No 0204) will start from New Jalpaiguri at 10am every Thursday from October 2 to 30 and reach Sealdah at 7.40pm the same day.
Sealdah – New Jalpaiguri special (Train No The 0203) will start from Sealdah at 9.05am every Sunday from October 5 to November 2 and reach New Jalpaiguri at 6.50pm the same day.
New Cooch Behar – Sealdah super fast special (Train No 0204A) will start from New Cooch Behar at 7.20am every Saturday from October 4.
Sealdah – New Coochbehar super fast special ( Train No 0203A) will start from Sealdah at 9.05am every Friday from October 3.
New Jalpaiguri –
New Jalpaiguri – Howrah weekly (Train No: 0358A) air-conditioned super fast, running with Rajdhani Express rake, will start from New Jalpaiguri at 6.50pm every Friday from October 3.