Sealdah to New Delhi Rail Route
One of the biggest and busiest railway stations serving the capital of West Bengal, Kolkata, Sealdah (SDAH) shares a very strong rail network with New Delhi. Cutting across northern India, the Sealdah (SDAH) to New Delhi (NDLS) line passes through the states of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Undertaking a train journey from Sealdah to New Delhi is a unique experience in itself as it allows travelers to witness the rich cultural heritage and natural wonders of North India. The distance covered by a train between Sealdah and New Delhi ranges from 1444 km to 1640 km. And depending on the train and route taken, it takes around 17 hours to 39 hours to cover this distance.
At present, there are 16 trains operated by Indian Railways on the Sealdah to New Delhi route. Poorva Express is the earliest train, which leaves at 8:05 a.m. On the other hand, the last Sealdah (SDAH) to New Delhi (NDLS) train is Sealdah - Delhi Express, which plies on Sundays and Thursdays at 9:15 p.m.
As far as the types of trains running between Sealdah (SDAH) and New Delhi (NDLS) are concerned, there are Rajdhani, Duronto, Sampark Kranti and Yuva Express along with Mail/Express and Superfast. Some of the highest-rated Sealdah to New Delhi trains include West Bengal Sampark Kranti, Howrah - New Delhi Rajdhani Express, Howrah - New Delhi Duronto Express, Howrah – Anand Vihar Yuva Express, Howrah - Jaisalmer Express and Udyan Abha Toofan Express.
Among all the 16 trains, there are only two trains that particularly travel from Sealdah Railway Station (SDAH) to New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS). These trains are Sealdah - New Delhi Rajdhani Express and Sealdah - New Delhi Duronto Express. Both these trains go via Dhanbad Junction in Jharkhand, Gaya Junction in Bihar, and Mughal Sarai Junction and Kanpur Central in Uttar Pradesh. Further, Sealdah - New Delhi Duronto Express is the fastest train among the two which takes 17 hours to complete the journey, while Rajdhani Express takes half an hour more to cover the same distance.
Train Schedule: Weekly
• Poorva Express (via Gaya) (Howrah Junction - New Delhi) - Wed, Thu, Sun
• Howrah - New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Patna) (Howrah Junction - New Delhi) - Sun only
• Sealdah - New Delhi AC Duronto Express (Sealdah - New Delhi) - Mon, Wed, Thu, Sun
• Sealdah - Delhi (Upper India) Express (Sealdah - Old Delhi Junction) - Thu, Sun
• Poorva Express (via Patna) (Howrah Junction - New Delhi) - Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat
• Howrah - Jaisalmer Superfast Express (Howrah Junction - Delhi Cantt) - Mon only
• Santragachi - Anand Vihar Superfast Express (Santragachi Junction - Anand Vihar Terminal) - Mon only
• Howrah - New Delhi Duronto Express (Howrah Junction - New Delhi) - Mon, Fri
• Jallianwalabagh Express (Sealdah - Old Delhi Junction) - Fri only
• West Bengal Sampark Kranti Express (Sealdah - Old Delhi Junction) - Tue only
• Howrah - New Delhi Rajdhani Express (via Gaya) - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
• Howrah - Anand Vihar Yuva Express (Howrah Junction - Anand Vihar Terminal) - Sat only
• Howrah - Anand Vihar Superfast Express (Howrah Junction - Anand Vihar Terminal)
Train Schedule: Daily
• Udyan Abha Toofan Express (Howrah Junction - New Delhi)
• Sealdah - New Delhi Rajdhani Express (Sealdah - New Delhi)
• Kalka Mail (Howrah Junction - Subzi Mandi)
All Stations in Kolkata
• Sealdah (SDAH)
• Howrah Junction (HWH)
• Santragachi Junction (SRC)
All Stations in New Delhi
• Old Delhi Junction (DLI)
• New Delhi (NDLS)
• Anand Vihar Terminal (ANVT)
• Subzi Mandi (SZM)
• Delhi Cantt (DEC)
Popular hotels near New Delhi (NDLS) railway station
There are plenty of hotels near New Delhi railway station. Some of the most recommended hotels are The Park New Delhi, The Metropolitan Hotel & Spa New Delhi, FabHotel Mohan International Paharganj, FabHotel Pallvi New Delhi Station and The Grand New Delhi. You can also choose accomodation from a list of best hotels in New Delhi based on different categories ranging like 5 star hotels in New Delhi, 4 star hotels in New Delhi, 3 star hotels in New Delhi, budget hotels in New Delhi, cheap hotels in New Delhi and resorts for your perusal.
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