new delhi to kanpur Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from new delhi to kanpur 83 Trains
Distance from new delhi to kanpur By Train: 427 Km
Fastest Train from new delhi to kanpur : VANDE BHARAT EXP(22435)
Slowest Train from new delhi to kanpur : KALINDI EXPRESS(14723)

New Delhi to Kanpur Central Trains Schedule

  • nagawali express (18310) New Delhi - Kanpur Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 04:10
    12:40
    08:30
  • kalka mail (12312) New Delhi - Kanpur Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 04:58
    14:20
    09:22
  • lucknow ne swran shtbd (12004) New Delhi - Kanpur Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 06:10
    11:18
    05:08
  • neelachal express (12876) New Delhi - Kanpur Central Train Route MTWTFSS
  • 06:30
    12:30
    06:00
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New Delhi to Kanpur Central Train Tickets

75 trains ply across New Delhi and Kanpur in North India. The journey includes travel through the states of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and more. The sky will remain clear for a few days. During the day, people of Kanpur experience a temperature of 18°C which can drop to 12°C at night. Kanpur is referred as the Manchester of the country.

The slowest of all the trains on this route is Kalindi Express, taking 13 hours and 20 mins to cover 486 kms. The Anvt Agtl RAJ takes the least amount of time to reach the destination by covering a distance of 427 kms in 04 hours and 39 mins.

LJN Swran Shtbd, Neelachal EXP, Nandan Kanan EX, Jhrkhnd S Krnti, U A Toofan EXP and more run directly between New Delhi and Kanpur Central. For utmost convenience, one may choose Jhrkhnd S Krnti, Bihar S Kranti, Ndls Nhln AC SF, Ndls RNC G Rath, Ndls RNC RAJ EXP, Dbrt Rajdhani, Kolkata Rjdhni, Kolkata Rjdhni, Bubneswr Rjdhni, Rjpb Rajdhani, Jalianwala B EX, Jharkhand EXP, Jharkhand Expre, Gorakdam Expres, Purshottam EXP, Ndls BGP Express, Porvotr S Krnti, Shram Shkti EXP, Ndls RNC Rjdhni, Sealdah Rjdhani and Shiv Ganga EXP as they run between New Delhi and Kanpur without any halts. Almost all the trains between New Delhi and Kanpur pass through Aligarh Jn, Tundla Jn and Ghaziabad stations.

Considering the travel time , boarding Purshottam EXP from New Delhi would be convenient as it departs at 22:25. If you are avoiding pantry and not carrying food you may like to board U A Toofan EXP which halts at Agra Cantt (20 mins) and at Tundla Jn (10 mins), where you can have your lunch. One can opt for the earliest train, JAT SBP EXP that leaves at 04:10 or catch Brahmputra Mail, the last train departing at 23:40 for Kanpur.

Hazratganj can be visited if time permits, as it is located a little away from Kanpur.

New Delhi to Kanpur Central Rail Routes

Linking New Delhi to Kanpur, the Delhi to Kanpur line is amongst the most important railway routes on the Indian Railways network. The New Delhi (NDLS) to Kanpur Central (CNB) train route forms a significant part of the Delhi-Howrah main line, which happens to be one of the oldest and busiest routes in the country. With reference to the distance between New Delhi (NDLS) and Kanpur Central (CNB), the shortest route is 427 km, whereas the longest one stretches up to 486 km. And, a train takes anywhere between 5 hours and 14 hours to cover this distance.

Indian Railways operates 76 different trains between New Delhi and Kanpur. These include Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Sampark Kranti, Duronto, Garib Rath, Humsafar, AC Superfast, AC Express, Superfast and Mail/Express trains. The earliest train from New Delhi to Kanpur is Jammu Tawi - Rourkela Express, which plies daily from the Subzi Mandi railway station at 4:10 a.m. Likewise, Shram Shakti Superfast Express is the last train that originates from the New Delhi railway station at 11:55 p.m. every day.

A few of the most popular New Delhi to Kanpur trains include New Delhi - Dibrugarh Town Rajdhani Express, New Delhi - Kolkata Rajdhani Express, New Delhi - Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express New Delhi - Lucknow Junction Swarn Shatabdi Express, West Bengal Sampark Kranti Express, Odisha Sampark Kranti Express, Anand Vihar (T.) - Gorakhpur Humsafar Express, Anand Vihar (T.) - Jaynagar Garib Rath Express and Anand Vihar (T.) - Gaya Garib Rath Express.

Kanpur Central is the busiest railway station in India in terms of frequency of trains. Around 230 trains pass through the station every day. There are 38 trains that specifically run from New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) to Kanpur Central Railway Station (CNB). Many of them are premium trains, such as, New Delhi - Kolkata Rajdhani Express, New Delhi - Bhubaneswar Rajdhani, New Delhi - Ranchi Rajdhani, New Delhi - Dibrugarh Rajdhani, New Delhi - Sealdah Rajdhani, New Delhi - Patna Rajdhani along with other Shatabdi, Duronto and Sampark Kranti Express trains.

Train Schedule: Weekly

• Neelachal (Neelanchal) Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Fri, Sun
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Howrah Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Thu, Sun
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Jaynagar Special (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Wed, Sun
• New Delhi - Naharlagun Ac Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Sun Only
• New Delhi - Ranchi Garib Rath Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Thu, Sun
• New Delhi - Howrah Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun
• New Delhi - Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Fri, Sun
• Poorva Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun
• Jallianwalabagh Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sun Only
• Anand Vihar - Kanpur Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sun Only
• Anand Vihar - Howrah Yuva Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sun Only
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Gorakhpur Special (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sun Only
• Farakka Express (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Thu, Fri, Sun
• Poorvottar Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Wed, Sun
• Nandan Kanan Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon,wed, Thu, Sat
• Jharkhand Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Wed, Sat
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Bhubaneswar Weekly Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon Only
• Odisha Sampark Kranti Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Fri
• Jammu Tawi - Allahabad Specialfare Special (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central) - Fri Only
• New Delhi - Bhubaneswar Duronto Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Thu Only
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Mau Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Fri
• New Delhi - Howrah Duronto Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Sat
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Santragachi Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Tue Only
• New Delhi - Kanpur Shatabdi Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
• New Delhi - Ranchi Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Fri
• New Delhi - Ranchi Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Wed, Sat
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Bhagalpur Garib Rath Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Wed, Thu
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Jaynagar Garib Rath Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Sat
• New Delhi - Howrah Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Fri Only
• New Delhi - Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat
• Poorva Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Tue, Fri
• West Bengal Sampark Kranti Express (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central) - Wed Only
• Anand Vihar - Gaya Garib Rath Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sat Only
• Suhaildev SF Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Fri
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Haldia Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Tue Only
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Gaya Garib Rath Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sat Only
• New Delhi - Sealdah Ac Duronto Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
• Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Thu, Sat
• Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Tue, Wed, Fri
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Gorakhpur Humsafar Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Wed, Fri
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Gorakhpur Humsafar Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon Only
• Farakka Express (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central) - Mon, Wed, Sat
• New Delhi - Bhagalpur Weekly Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Tue Only
• Poorvottar Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central) - Thu Only
• Bhrigu Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Sat Only
• Tripura Sundari Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central) - Mon Only

Train Schedule: Daily

• Jammu Tawi Sambalpur Express (Subzi Mandi - Kanpur Central)
• Kalka Mail (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central)
• New Delhi - Lucknow Junction Swarn Shatabdi Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Sikkim Mahananda Express (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central)
• North East Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central)
• Udyan Abha Toofan Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Seemanchal Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central)
• Mahabodhi Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Gomti Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Bihar Sampark Kranti Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Vikramshila Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central)
• Amrapali Express (Subzi Mandi - Kanpur Central)
• Lichchavi Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central)
• New Delhi - Dibrugarh Town Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• New Delhi - Sealdah Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• New Delhi - Rajendra Nagar (Patna) Rajdhani Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Sampoorna Kranti Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Shiv Ganga Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Kaifiyaat Superfast Express (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central)
• Vaishali Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Magadh Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Gorakhdham Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Swatantrata Senani Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Unchahar Express (Subzi Mandi - Kanpur Central)
• Anand Vihar Terminal - Rewa Superfast Express (Anand Vihar Terminal - Kanpur Central)
• Prayagraj Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Kalindi Express (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central)
• Purushottam Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• New Delhi - Manduadih Superfast Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)
• Brahmaputra Mail (Old Delhi Junction - Kanpur Central)
• Shram Shakti Express (New Delhi - Kanpur Central)

All Station In New Delhi

• Anand Vihar Terminal (ANVT)
• New Delhi (NDLS)
• Old Delhi Junction (DLI)
• Subzi Mandi (SZM)
• Adarsh Nagar Delhi (ANDI)

All Station Of Kanpur Central

• Kanpur Central (CNB)
FAQs

Q. How many New Delhi to Kanpur trains ply on a daily basis including Sundays?
A. The Jammu Tawi Muri Rourkela Express (18110), Kalka Mail (12312), NLucknow Ne Swran Shtbd (12004), Mahananda Express (15484), North East Express (12506), U A Toofan Express (13008), Seemanchal Express (12488), Mahabodhi Express (12398), Gomti Express (12420) and Vikramshila Express (12368), are some of the New Delhi to Kanpur trains plying on a daily basis including Sundays.

Q. What stations in Kanpur do most New Delhi- Kanpur trains terminate at?
A. Most New Delhi to Kanpur trains including long distance trains terminate at the Kanpur Central (CNB) station.

Q. Are there any 3 star hotels in Kanpur near Ghantaghar bus stand?
A. Hotel Mandakini Plaza, Hotel Mandakini, Little Chef Hotel, Best Western Hotel Bliss and OYO 694 Hotel Malik Residency are all 3 star hotels in Kanpur near Ghantaghar bus stand. Explore more options here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/3-star-hotels-near-ghantaghar-bus-stand-in-kanpur.

Q. How does one reach Kanpur central (CNB) to Kanpur Airport?
A. The distance between Kanpur central (CNB) and Kanpur Airport is 9.1 km via Grand Trunk Rd/Kanpur - Allahabad Hwy. The best mode of travel is by a pre paid taxi or a radio cab.

Q. Does Hotel Mandakini in Kanpur have any facilities for free WI-Fi?
A. Hotel Mandakini located at the Mall is a popular 3 star hotel offering free WI-Fi services for its guests. Explore more options here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-in-kanpur/hotel-mandakini.

Q. What are some good weekend getaways from Kanpur?
A. Pratapgarh famous for its Bela Bhawani temple is a popular weekend getaway from Kanpur. Located at a distance of 197 km from Kanpur, Pratapgarh attracts tourists from all over Uttar Pradesh.

Q. Which is the nearest hill station from Kanpur?
A. The hill station of Nainital at a distance of 413 Kms is one of the closest hill stations to Kanpur. Nainital offers the goodness of Kumaon hills and is a perfect hill station for a holiday destination from Kanpur.

Q. What is the best means of travel from Kanpur central (CNB) to IIT Kanpur?
A. Kanpur central (CNB) to IIT Kanpur is a distance of 13.5 km via NH34. The best mode of travel is by a pre paid taxi or a radio cab.

Q. Which are best budget hotels in Kanpur in Civil Lines area?
A.  Hotel Paradise, Hotel Mandakini Palace, The Villa and Hotel Rass are some of the best known budget hotels in Kanpur in Civil Lines area.Explore more options here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/budget-hotels-at-civil-lines-in-kanpur.

Q. What is the fare for New Delhi to Kanpur train tickets for 3AC on U A Toofan Express (13008)?
A. The fare for New Delhi to Kanpur train tickets for 3AC on U A Toofan Express (13008) is Rs.725.

Q. How do I get from New Delhi Railway Station to Sector 15 Noida?
A. Opt for the Delhi Metro Yellow line from New Delhi and interchange to a blue line from Rajiv Chowk on to the blue line to reach Noida Sector 15 easily.

Q. Is there metro connectivity from New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS)?
A. Yes, the New Delhi station has a metro station on the Yellow Line of the Delhi Metro. The station connects you to all parts of Delhi and is within walking distance from the New Delhi Station (NDLS).

Q. Suggest a good 4 star hotel in Delhi near Pitampura?
A. You can opt for Hotel Sewa Grand if seeking a good 4 star hotel in Delhi near Pitampura. Explore more options here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/4-star-hotels-at-pitampura-in-new-delhi .

Q. Which are some good 3 star hotels in New Delhi near Greater Kailash?
A. Evoke Lifestyle Delhi, Alpina Hotels & Suites, Amara Hotel and FabHotel BMK GK1 are some good 3 star hotels in New Delhi near Greater kailash.Explore more options here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/3-star-hotels-at-greater-kailash-in-new-delhi .

Q. What is the fare for New Delhi to Kanpur train tickets for 2AC on Kalka Mail (12312)?
A. The current fare for Delhi (NDLS) to Kanpur (CNB) train tickets for 2AC on Kalka Mail (12312) is Rs.1065.

Q. Are there any cheap hotels in New Delhi near Green Park area?
A. Yes. You can opt for Green Meadow, Perfect Residency , Hotel Shiv Shankara and Garg inn if seeking cheap hotels in New Delhi near Green Park area.Explore more options here https://www.yatra.com/hotels/cheap-hotels-at-green-park-in-new-delhi .

Q. What are some 3 star business hotels near New Delhi Railway Station Ajmeri Gate?
A. Hotel Hari Piorko, Hotel All iz Well , Hotel Shelton and Hotel Cabana are some of the popular 3 star business hotels near New Delhi Railway Station. Explore more options https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-near-new-delhi-railway-station-ajmeri-gate-in-new-delhi.

Q. Which are the stations in New Delhi from which New Delhi to Kanpur trains run?
A. Trains from New Delhi mostly start New Delhi (NDLS) to travel between New Delhi to Kanpur Central (CNB) station.

Q. Which long distance New Delhi to Kanpur train runs only on Sundays?
A. The Anand Vihar Trm Kanpur Central Express (14152) is a long distance New Delhi to Kanpur train that runs only on Sundays.

Q. Which New Delhi to Kanpur trains run once a week only?
A.  The Kolkata Rjdhni (12306) , The Jalianwala B Express (12380), The Anand Vihar Trm Haldia Shrirangapatna F Express (12444) , West Bengal Sampark Kranti (12330) , and Anand Vihar Trm Kanpur Central Express (14152) are all New Delhi to Kanpur trains running once a week only.

Q. Does the Sealdah Rjdhani (12314) stops anywhere before Kanpur Central (CNB)?
A. No the Sealdah Rjdhani (12314) stops anywhere before Kanpur Central (CNB) and is a nonstop train from New Delhi to Kanpur.

Q. New Delhi to Kanpur trains generally stops at which station in Kanpur?
A. New Delhi to Kanpur trains generally stops at the Kanpur Central (CNB) station.

Q. Which New Delhi to Kanpur train reaches in the shortest time?
A.  The Kolkata Rjdhni (12306) , Kolkata Rjdhni (12302) , Bubneswr Rjdhni (22812) , Bubneswr Rjdhni (22824) and Rjndr Ngr Bihar Rajdhani (12310) are all fast trains taking 4 hours 40 minutes.

Q. What time does the New Delhi kanpur Central Sht (12034) reaches Kanpur?
A.  The New Delhi Kanpur Central Sht (12034) leaves New Delhi NDLS at 15:55 and reaches Kanpur central (CNB) at 20:40.

Q. Is there a Shatabdi on the New Delhi to Kanpur route?
A. Yes. The Lucknow Ne Swran Shtbd (12004) and New Delhi Kanpur Central Sht (12034) are two Shatabdis on the New Delhi to Kanpur route.

Q. What time does the Sealdah Rjdhani (12314) for Kanpur leaves New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) Station?
A.  The Sealdah Rjdhani (12314) for Kanpur leaves New Delhi (NDLS) station at 16:30 hours.

Q. Is the Purshottam Express (12802) a nonstop train between Delhi to Kanpur?
A. Yes. On account of being a long distance train plying from Delhi to Puri, the Purshottam Express (12802) travels nonstop between Delhi to Kanpur.

Q. How many days in advance do you think I should book New Delhi to Kanpur train tickets?
A. Bookings for New Delhi to Kanpur train tickets must be done at least 10-20 days in advance to ensure a confirmed seat.

Q. Which is a good fast New Delhi to Kanpur train that you would recommend?
A. The Swatantrta Shrirangapatna Express (12562) takes close to six hours and five minutes for the journey making it a good fast New Delhi to Kanpur train option.

Q. Suggest some night trains from New Delhi to Kanpur, reaching Kanpur before 4am?
A. You can opt for Vaishali Express (12554) starting at 19.50, Magadh Express (12402), Gorakdam Express (12556) starting at 20:25 and Swatantrta Shrirangapatna Express (12562) starting at 20:35 are night New Delhi to Kanpur trains reaching Kanpur before 4am.


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