Howrah-New Jalpaiguri Vande Bharat Express will be the first Vande Bharat in eastern India and 7th in India after Varanasi-New Delhi, Katra-New Delhi, Mumbai Central-Gandhinagar, New Delhi - Amb Andaura, Chennai-Mysore, and Bilaspur-Nagpur. It was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 30, 2022.
Howrah Vande Bharat will be the second Vande Bharat train to inaugurate in the month of December after Nagpur-Bilaspur Vande Bharat which was inaugurated on December 11. Before the official launch, the rake had already reached Howrah and had a trial run.
Howrah-New Jalpaiguri Vande Bharat rake will be kept at the Howarh sorting yard for maintenance and for that special yard has been set up for the Howrah-NJP Vande Bharat train.
Schedule of Howrah-NJP Vande Bharat
- 22301 | Howrah - New Jalpaiguri Vande Bharat Express
It will depart from Howrah Jn at 05:55 and reach New Jalpaiguri at 13:25 after covering a distance of 565 km in 7 hours and 30 mins.
- 22302 | New Jalpaiguri - Howrah Vande Bharat Express
It will depart from NJP at 15:05 and reach Howrah Jn by 22:35 after covering a distance of 565 km in 7 hours and 30 mins.
Halts of Howrah-NJP Vande Bharat
There are 3 halts proposed on this route.
- Bolpur S Niktn (BHP)
- Malda Town (MLDT)
- Barsoi Jn (BOE)
Train number 22301 Howrah to New Jalpaiguri Vande Bharat Express will reach its first halt Bolpur S Niktn (BHP) at 07:43, Malda Town (MLDT) at 10:32, and Barsoi Jn (BOE) at 11:50 am. It will reach New Jalpaiguri at 13:25 pm.
Train number 22302 New Jalpaiguri to Howrah Vande Bharat Express will reach its first halt Barsoi Jn (BOE) at 16:44 pm, Malda Town (MLDT) at 17:50 pm, and Bolpur S Niktn (BHP) at 22:22 pm. It will reach Howrah at 22:35 pm.
Other Vande Bharat Trains
- There are 6 more Vande Bharat trains running on various routes.
New Delhi (NDLS) to Varanasi (BSB) Vande Bharat Express
- New Delhi (NDLS) to Mata Sri Vaishno Devi Katra (SVDK) Vande Bharat Express
- Mumbai to Gandhinagar Vande Bharat Express
- New Delhi - Amb Andaura Vande Bharat Express
- Chennai - Mysuru Vande Bharat Express
- Bilaspur- Nagpur Vande Bharat Express
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