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overview of Howrah Mail - 12840

Pantry/Catering: Pantry Car, On-boarding Catering
Cleanliness:
On time:
Food:
Family friendly:
From
To
1A
2A
3A
SL
Price
4360
2535
1740
665
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schedule of Howrah Mail - 12840

Train Howrah Mail 12840 runs on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun from MAS (Chennai Central) to HWH (Howrah Jn). Check schedule for Train no. 12840. Check availability of berths. Howrah Mail departs from Chennai at 23:45 hrs and arrives at Kolkata at 04:10 hrs. Howrah Mail takes a total running duration of 28 hours 25 minutes to reach the destination and it stops at 36 stations during the journey.
  • Stn Code
  • Stn Name
  • Route
  • Arrives
  • Departs
  • Stop time
  • Distance
  • Day
  • Platform
  • Avg delay
  • NLR
  • Nellore
  • 1
  • 02:17
  • 02:18
  • 1 min
  • 176 km
  • 2
  • 2
  • 18 m
  • OGL
  • Ongole
  • 1
  • 03:44
  • 03:45
  • 1 min
  • 292 km
  • 2
  • 1
  • 16 m
  • CLX
  • Chirala
  • 1
  • 04:29
  • 04:31
  • 2 min
  • 342 km
  • 2
  • 3
  • 6 m
  • BPP
  • Bapatla
  • 1
  • 04:42
  • 04:44
  • 2 min
  • 357 km
  • 2
  • -
  • 25 m
  • EE
  • Eluru
  • 1
  • 07:26
  • 07:27
  • 1 min
  • 490 km
  • 2
  • 2
  • 21 m
  • TUNI
  • Tuni
  • 1
  • 10:35
  • 10:36
  • 1 min
  • 684 km
  • 2
  • 2
  • 25 m
  • PSA
  • Palasa
  • 1
  • 16:33
  • 16:35
  • 2 min
  • 984 km
  • 2
  • 3
  • 5 m
  • SPT
  • Sompeta
  • 1
  • 16:58
  • 17:00
  • 2 min
  • 1015 km
  • 2
  • -
  • 0 m
  • BALU
  • Balugaon
  • 1
  • 18:43
  • 18:45
  • 2 min
  • 1134 km
  • 2
  • -
  • 17 m
  • CTC
  • Cuttack
  • 1
  • 21:15
  • 21:20
  • 5 min
  • 1251 km
  • 2
  • -
  • 13 m
  • BHC
  • Bhadrakh
  • 1
  • 23:22
  • 23:24
  • 2 min
  • 1367 km
  • 2
  • -
  • 0 m
  • BLS
  • Balasore
  • 1
  • 00:09
  • 00:14
  • 5 min
  • 1429 km
  • 3
  • -
  • 6 m

running history of Howrah Mail - 12840 for last 7 runs

Check out the running history of the train 12840 Howrah Mail along with its running status. Late or early, it is all listed here for your convenience.
  • Date
  • Departure Time
  • Exp Arrival Time
  • Actual Arrival Time
  • Status
  • Delay Time
  • 26 Sep 2016
  • -
  • 04:10
  • 04:18
  • Slight delay
  • 8 m
  • 25 Sep 2016
  • -
  • 04:10
  • 05:45
  • Late
  • 1 h 35 m
  • 24 Sep 2016
  • 23:45
  • 04:10
  • 07:50
  • Late
  • 3 h 40 m
  • 23 Sep 2016
  • -
  • 04:10
  • 04:45
  • Late
  • 35 m
  • 22 Sep 2016
  • -
  • 04:10
  • 05:10
  • Late
  • 1 h
  • 21 Sep 2016
  • -
  • 04:10
  • 04:43
  • Late
  • 33 m
  • 20 Sep 2016
  • -
  • 04:10
  • -
  • -
  • -

running status of Howrah Mail - 12840

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map of Howrah Mail - 12840

What's more, you can also check out the Howrah Mail train route and stoppage stations on the map. Click on each highlighted stoppage on the visual map to see the station name as well as the arrival and departure timings.

coach position of Howrah Mail - 12840

Howrah Mail has 25 coaches in total and all different classes are shown in correct order, so that you do not face any hassle locating your coach on the date of journey.
En
EOG
GN
S1
S2
S3
S4
S5
S6
S7
S8
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S10
S11
PC
S12
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B3
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A2
HA1
GN
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EOG
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*Coach position is historic data and does not represent current status.

Howrah Mail - 12840

Train number 12840 Howrah Mail runs from Chennai to Kolkata on 7 days a week. Howrah Mail is a popular Chennai to Kolkata train. You can find all the relevant information about this train here. Covering about 28 hours 25 minutes of journey, this train stops at 36 stations in total. Check out this page for all your queries related to Howrah Mail 12840. Check availability of berths, see the position of your coach at the platform, find stoppage time at a particular station, or know about the train schedule and train route at a glance. Besides checking the info on Howrah Mail 12840 here, you can also download the exclusive ixigo Train App for a number of other features including PNR Status, Seat Map,Train Status, Platform Locator, Station Alarm, etc. At ixigo, you can also find out hotels in Kolkata so that you book an accommodation in advance. You can book a hotel during your train journey to Kolkata using your smartphone as well. For budget travellers, there are a lot of choices in cheap hotels in Kolkata. With so much to aid your travel, right from ticket booking to train-related assistance and more, you are going to enjoy your train journey on Howrah Mail with so much ease.

ratings and reviews of Howrah Mail - 12840

21 Aug 2016
Sk Misbahul Haque
this train is very very bad General passengers r come the reserve comparedment & no way to toilet & cloud the compartment
27 Jun 2016
Rashid Khan
Jun 17 2016
Mayank Savarn
on time.. almost all the time.. , doesn't have charging point for each compartment..😞 . over all above ok.
Jun 09 2016
kazi ahasana
On time ..and ...nowadays sweeper comes to took away the garbage! NOTE:AM TALKNING ABOUT THE AC CLASSES ONLY....!!
May 14 2016
Dinesh Kumar Varanasi
cleanliness is very very worst and food too....but it will be on time for the destination
May 06 2016
Khadar Mohd
No cleanliness.....I never journey in dis train. Fucking train
Mar 13 2016
Satyabrata Pattnaik
good timing passenger do not know what is swach india
Jan 24 2016
Robiul mondal
Dec 18 2015
Sanjay Agrawal Varanasi
इस ट्रेन की पैंट्री का खाना बहुत ख़राब है। यहाँ तक कि आलू का छिलका तक नही छिला हुआ है।
Dec 09 2015
Faisal Ahmed
Good.......before actual arrival time
Nov 13 2015
srinivas chavan
no cleaning in train waste train to compare all the trains
Nov 09 2015
naidu b
really the worst experience I have ever faced in journey at the station expected time is 14.20 p.m but in this current status it shows 13.55 what's the heel it is?
Nov 06 2015
Rafikul Rahaman
Rafikul
Sep 15 2015
Devashish
its a worst train I hav travelled,sleeper class coach becomes overcrowded, food is not good at the price point.its always late.Its very untidy.this train should board only when u hav no other option..
Aug 27 2015
Krishna Mistri
hi..
Aug 24 2015
Sunil Kumar Sahu
Bathroom is not maintained properly in Chennai but not sure of Howrah as this is continue running train from both sides min 6 hrs for maintenance in both stations from train starts so plz railway provide proper cleanliness food and punctuality is ok but in peak seasons it is horrible in SL class to travel....
Aug 14 2015
Madhavan Rangaswamy
railway is not interested to clean this train in toilets there is no water better they can change their attitude or one time if minister should travel in this train
Jul 27 2015
Saptarshi Guria
Jul 19 2015
Romeo Raj
it's too late delay by 8hours
Jul 03 2015
ayyappa pabbinedi
good
Jun 14 2015
Ranitava Banerjee
Jun 02 2015
Faisal Ahmad
gud.
May 06 2015
Sarat Samuel
Apr 04 2015
Ravichandran Rv
Apr 03 2015
Md Arman Hussain
Food service and running timing is excellent mobile charging point is very necessary
Mar 06 2015
SANTHOSH RAJANA Santhosh
thank u
Feb 27 2015
Kapil Shoni
warst train in this rout
Feb 23 2015
Sri Surya
It will be more better if there are charging points in each compartment.
Dec 03 2014
Ksrinivas Rao
I am satisfied
Nov 30 2014
Abhinav Thiruveedula
Nov 03 2014
pavan.katta.967
Oct 21 2014
soumodip.das.332
Oct 01 2014
MVinayVarma
Sep 30 2014
chaitanya.grandhi1
its one of the worst train in cleanliness...one of the best part is it takes you on Time to Destination _--'
Aug 24 2014
suman.suryakant
Jul 24 2014
sajjad.hosen.1865
thikse sapai kiwu nehi hota. firbi sapai karneke bad payse kewu liya jata he?
Jul 15 2014
sumit.gupta.376258
food quality is pathetic not value for money
Jul 11 2014
bhargavswaroop.b
hmmmmm. its a hell to be board
Jul 10 2014
vali.shah
if you would to travel in festival seasons avoid this train , normally its okay to get this when you don't have aby other option. worst maintenance
Jun 20 2014
sudarsan.bishoyi.7
Jun 11 2014
tanmay.paul.90
fooding quality more good required.
May 23 2014
smart.saheli14
the A/C classes are ok, you won't have any prob with them generally. But the SL class sometimes become too headache, overcrowded in festival time. Food is not good for the money u will pay. and you can expect 30-45 min delay, no probs with family except in Durga Puja time in SL Class.
May 13 2014
May 08 2014
milan.nanda.54
May 04 2014
tapobrata.chatterjee
not too good, not too bad...
Apr 20 2014
soumen.pal.921230
nice
Apr 10 2014
girish.bafna
today my nibourer luggage is lost or theft and the Ac bogi is dag dag ho raha hai 10-4-14
Mar 09 2014
PJ.PRAVEENKAMBALA
nice
May 30 2014
abhisang.shome
Feb 22 2014
agnivguitar
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