New Delhi to Dehradun Train Tickets

12 trains scurry between the capital of India, New Delhi and the capital of Uttarakhand, Dehradun. The trains pass through the states of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and more. Dehradun experiences a temperature of 25°C during the day which can drop to 17°C at night. Also, one may get to view a clear sky around this time. The Sahastradhara spring in Dehradun is known for its sulphuric healing properties.

Covering a distance of 316 kms in 11 hours and 50 mins, Dehradun EXP is the slowest among all the trains that run along this route. Passengers can get on and off the train at 20 stations along this route. Of all the trains between New Delhi and Dehradun, DDN Janshtbdi is the fastest train covering a distance of 305 kms in 05 hours and 50 mins. This train is scheduled to run on every day of the week. It departs from New Delhi at 15:20 and reaches Dehradun at 21:10 on the same day.

It is found that most trains pass through the major stations Haridwar Jn, Ghaziabad and Muzaffarnagar.Dehradun Shtbdi, Uttaranchal EXP, DDN Janshtbdi and Nanda Devi EXP (4 trains in all) run directly between New Delhi and Dehradun.

The earliest train leaving New Delhi at 05:45 is Dehradun EXP while Nanda Devi EXP, the last train leaves at 23:50. You can grab your lunch from Saharanpur or Laksar Jn if you board Dehradun EXP. Considering the duration of the journey, boarding Mussoorie EXP from Delhi would be convenient as it reaches Dehradun at 08:30.

Lakshman Jhula and Har ki Pauri Ghat can be visited if time permits, as they are located a little away from Dehradun.

new delhi to dehradun Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from new delhi to dehradun 5 Trains
Distance from new delhi to dehradun By Train: 305 Km
Fastest Train from new delhi to dehradun : NANDA DEVI EXP(12206)
Slowest Train from new delhi to dehradun : DEHRADUN EXP(19020)

Train city to city routes: New Delhi - Dehradun

  • dehradun express (19019) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 05:40
    17:35
    11:55
  • dehradun shtbdi (12017) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 06:45
    12:50
    06:05
  • uttaranchal express (19565) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 10:55
    19:40
    08:45
  • ujjaini express (14309) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 11:25
    19:40
    08:15
  • indore dehradun express (14317) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 11:25
    19:40
    08:15
  • dehradun janshtbdi (12055) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 15:20
    21:10
    05:50
  • dehradun express (12687) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 21:10
    04:55
    07:45
  • mussoorie express (14041) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 22:25
    08:25
    10:00
  • new delhi dehradun ac express (12205) New Delhi - Dehradun Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 23:50
    05:40
    05:50
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New Delhi to Dehradun Rail Routes

Located between the foothills of the great Himalayas and the Sivalik range, Dehradun, the capital of Indian state of Uttarakhand, is well connected to New Delhi, the national capital, and the rest of the country through the Indian Railways network. The New Delhi (NDLS) to Dehradun (DDN) rail route is one of the busiest routes in the country because of the fact that Dehradun serves as a stopover destination for travelers heading towards popular holiday destinations and pilgrimage sites, including Mussoorie, Haridwar and Rishikesh.

With a distance ranging from 302 km to 339 km between these two cities, a New Delhi (NDLS) to Dehradun (DDN) train takes anywhere from 6 hours to 12 hours to complete the journey, depending on the route taken and train type. As of now, there are 10 trains in total operated by Indian Railways on the New Delhi to Dehradun route. The earliest train to run between New Delhi and Dehradun is Mumbai Bandra (T.) - Dehradun Express, which departs at 5:45 a.m. on all days of the week from the Hazrat Nizamuddin railway station. Similarly, the last train to run between New Delhi (NDLS) and Dehradun (DDN) is Nanda Devi AC Superfast Express, which leaves at 11:50 p.m. on all days of the week.

With reference to the types of trains operated by Indian Railways on the New Delhi to Dehradun route, there are Shatabdi, Jan Shatabdi, AC Superfast Express, AC Express, Superfast and Mail/Express to ease the travelers. Some of the top rated New Delhi to Dehradun trains comprise New Delhi - Dehradun Shatabdi Express, New Delhi - Dehradun Jan Shatabdi Express, Nanda Devi AC Superfast Express, Madurai - Dehradun Superfast Express, Indore - Dehradun Express and Ujjaini Express, among others.

Further, out of all the 10 trains plying between New Delhi and Dehradun, there are only four trains that particularly run from New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) to Dehradun Railway Station (DDN). These trains include New Delhi - Dehradun Shatabdi Express, New Delhi - Dehradun Jan Shatabdi Express, Nanda Devi AC Superfast Express and Uttaranchal Express. All of the New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) to Dehradun Railway Station (DDN) trains pass through Meerut City (MTC), Muzaffarnagar (MOZ) and Tapri (TPZ) in Uttar Pradesh along with Roorkee (RK) and Haridwar Junction (HW) in Uttarakhand. However, Uttaranchal Express also takes a small halt at Modinagar (MDNR) and Deoband (DBD), Uttar Pradesh, in between the journey.

When it comes to purchasing New Delhi to Dehradun train tickets, you can visit the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) website and check seat availability and train schedules along with booking the tickets. In addition to this, you have the option to purchase NDLS to DDN train tickets in person through railway reservation counters, which are available all over the country.

Train Schedule: Weekly

• Indore Dehradun Express (Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station - Dehradun Railway Station) - Sun, Mon
• Kochuveli - Dehradun Superfast Express (Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station – Dehradun Railway Station) - Sun only
• Uttaranchal Express (New Delhi Railway Station – Dehradoon Railway Station) - Sat only
• Ujjaini Express (Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station – Dehradun Railway Station) - Thu, Fri
• Madurai - Dehradun Superfast Express (Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station - Dehradun Railway Station) - Tue, Fri

Train Schedule: Daily

• Mumbai Bandra (Terminal) - Dehradun Express (Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station - Dehradun Railway Station)
• New Delhi - Dehradun Shatabdi Express (New Delhi Railway Station - Dehradoon Railway Station)
• New Delhi - Dehradun Jan Shatabdi Express (New Delhi Railway Station - Dehradoon Railway Station)
• Mussoorie Express (Delhi Sarai Rohilla Railway Station - Dehradun Railway Station)
• Nanda Devi AC Superfast Express (New Delhi Railway Station - Dehradun Railway Station)

All Stations in New Delhi

• New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS)
• Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station (NZM)
• Delhi Sarai Rohilla Railway Station (DEE)

All Stations in Dehradun

• Dehradun Railway Station (DDN)

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