Ahmedabad Jn to Howrah Jn Train Tickets
As a means of transport, 7 trains are available from Ahmedabad to Kolkata. The journey would entail passing through the states of West Bengal, Rajasthan, Jharkhand and more. Temperature in Kolkata can drop from 22°C during the day to 12°C at night. Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta was the capital of India under the British rule.
Covering a distance of 2087 kms in 34 hours and 20 mins, PBR Howrah EXP is the fastest among all the trains that run along this route. It is functional on Wed, Thu and Sun. It departs from Ahmedabad Jn at 17:15 and reaches Howrah Jn at 03:35 after 2 days. Kolkata Express takes the most time to reach Kolkata, covering a distance of 2620 kms in 57 hours and 10 mins. Unlike the fastest train, it takes an alternate route and passes through the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
Few trains like Howrah Express and Kolkata Express stop at 22:55 (Raipur Jn) and 14:15 (Katni Murwara) respectively where food can be bought from the station canteens. One can opt for the earliest train, Howrah Express that leaves at 00:15 or catch Garbha Express, the last train departing at 23:25 for Kolkata.
Howrah Express, PBR Howrah EXP and Garbha Express (3 trains in all) run directly between Ahmedabad Jn and Howrah Jn. Almost all the trains between Ahmedabad and Kolkata pass through Vadodara Jn, Kharagpur Jn and Jharsuguda Jn stations.
When in Kolkata, do find time to visit Eden Garden and Victoria Memorial.