Haridwar Jn to Howrah Jn Train Tickets
Indian Railways operate 2 trains between Haridwar and the capital of West Bengal. The journey would entail passing through the states of Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Bihar and more. Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta is the main cultural, commercial and educational center of East India. A clear sky can be expected in Kolkata, where people experience a temperature of 22°C during the day which can drop to 12°C at night.
The slowest of all the trains on this route is Doon Express, taking 32 hours and 35 mins to cover 1506 kms. It takes an alternate route and passes through the states of Chhattisgarh, Jammu and Kashmir and Rajasthan. Of all the trains between Haridwar and Kolkata, Upasana Express is the fastest train covering a distance of 1536 kms in 27 hours and 25 mins. It departs from Haridwar Jn at 23:50 and reaches Howrah Jn at 03:15 after 2 days.
2 trains run directly between Haridwar Jn and Howrah Jn namely, Doon Express and Upasana Express. Most trains pass through the major stations of Asansol Jn, Varanasi Jn and Lucknow Nr.
There are some trains like Doon Express and Upasana Express that halt at Gaya Jn (10 mins) and Varanasi Jn (10 mins) respectively where you can avail food. You can opt for the earliest train, Doon Express that leaves Haridwar Jn at 22:20 or catch the last train, Upasana Express departing Haridwar Jn at 23:50.
When in Kolkata, your itinerary should definitely include visiting Eden Garden and Victoria Memorial.