kolkata to chennai Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from kolkata to chennai 3 Trains
Distance from kolkata to chennai By Train: 1654 Km
Fastest Train from kolkata to chennai : MAS SRC AC EXP(02808)
Slowest Train from kolkata to chennai : TPJ HWH EXP(02664)

Santragachi Jn to Chennai Central Train Tickets

12 trains ply across Kolkata and Chennai. The trains cover the states of Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Orissa and more, during the course of its journey. Chennai experiences a temperature of 28°C during the day which can drop to 26°C at night. Also, one may get to view a mostly cloudy sky around this time. Chennai is nicknamed 'The Detroit of India', with more than one third of India’s automobile industry based in the city.

The slowest of all the trains on this route is Kannyakumari EXP, taking 28 hours and 38 mins to cover 1691 kms. You may find passengers embarking their journey from 14 different stations along this route. The fastest of all the trains on this route is Coromandal EXP, taking 26 hours and 10 mins to cover 1662 kms. In terms of train availability, it is a good option as it runs daily. This train can be boarded from Howrah Jn at 14:50 which reaches 17:00 on the next day.

Leaving Howrah Jn at 01:05, GHY TVC Express is the earliest train for this route while the last train is SHM TVC Express that leaves Shalimar at 23:05. GHY TVC Express halts at Vijayawada Jn at 21:40 (15 mins) and at Vijayawada Jn at 21:40 (15 mins) where you can have your dinner.

There is a high likelihood of a train passing through Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road Jn and Kharagpur Jn stations, as these are the most common stations along this route.Of all the trains, 3 trains run directly between Santragachi Jn and Chennai Central - SHM MAS SF EXP, SRC MAS AC EXP and SHM TVC Express.

Marina Beach, Besant Nagar Beach (Edward Elliot's Beach), Thiruvanmiyur Beach and M A Chidambaram Stadium are major attractions worth visiting in Chennai.