12303/12304 Poorva Express

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About Poorva Express:

Poorva Express is a super fast train which runs daily. It was introduced by Indian Railways to connect West Bengal with the capital city of our country. The term Poorva in Hindi and Bengali means the East. This train starts its journey from the east. Thus the Indian Railway authority named it Poorva Express. After the fastest train Rajdhani, it is the most popular train to go to Delhi from West Bengal Jharkhand and also Bihar. This train has the passengers mainly from these states.  This train started its journey in long back to give the excellent facilities to the passengers at an affordable price.

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12303/12304 Poorva Express Via Patna route: 

The Poorva Express route starts from the Howrah Station and ends at the Hazarat Muhammad Nizamuddin station of New Delhi. Poorva Express has mainly two routes. It runs via two major cities of Bihar, i.e., Patna and Gaya. The Poorva Express train number is 12303/12304 which goes via Patna.

The details about the coaches of the train:

Poorva Express has 22 coaches. Among these coaches, there are two general coaches, 11 sleeper coaches, 3 coaches with 3rd AC, two Coaches with 2nd AC and one coach of 1st AC along with a coach of Pantry car. All the coaches of this train are LHB coaches. It started running in the year 2013.

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The speed of the train:

The distance of West Bengal and Delhi is almost 1,235 km. The total length between Howrah to New Delhi is about 1531 km. Poorva Express completes its journey between these two cities within one day. It is only possible because of the marvelous speed of the train. The Poorva Express speed is almost 130 km/hr. This one is the top speed of the train. Usually Poorva Express runs at a rate of 75 km/hr.

The route of the train and its timings:

This train starts from Howrah station at 08:05 hrs and reaches at 6:05 hours at New Delhi and again starts from New Delhi at 17:35 hrs and reaches Howrah at 16:55 hrs which goes via Patna. Another train which goes via Gaya begins from Howrah at 08:15 hrs and arrives at 06:05 hrs in New Delhi.

12303/12304 Poorva Express Via Patna Fare Information:

The service of this super fast express train comes just after Rajdhani Express. The fare of Rajdhani Express is too costly. The Poorva Express fare is comparatively much lower than the cost of Rajdhani Express.

Class1A2A3ASL
Base Fare349320241376530
Reservation Charges60504020
Super fast charges75454530
Fuel Charges0000
GST182106730
Other Charges0000
Catering Charges0000
Dynamic Fare0000
Total Fare381022251535580

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12303 Poorva Express from Howrah to New Delhi Via Patna, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatForm No.
HWHHowrah Junction Starts08:058
BWNBarddhaman Junction09:1009:131
DGRDurgapur10:0410:063
ASNAsansol Junction10:3510:404
CRJChittaranjan11:0211:043
MDPMadhupur Junction11:4311:452
JSMEJasidih Junction12:1012:142,3
JAJJhajha13:1213:172
JMUJamui13:3313:351
KIULKiul Junction13:5814:003
MKAMokama14:2914:310
BARHBarh14:4714:493
BKPBakhtiyarpur Junction15:0415:060
PNBEPatna Junction16:0016:104
DNRDanapur16:2316:253
ARAAra Junction16:5116:532
BXRBuxar17:3717:392
MGSMughal Sarai Junction19:3419:444
ALDAllahabad Junction21:4021:453
CNBKanpur Central00:0500:101
ETWEtawah Junction01:3001:322
TDLTundla Junction02:4502:482
ALJNAligarh Junction03:3603:394
NDLSNew Delhi06:05 Ends15,16

12304 Poorva Express from New Delhi to Howrah Via Patna, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatForm No.
NDLSNew Delhi 17:3515
ALJNAligarh Junction19:1219:153
TDLTundla Junction20:1720:203
ETWEtawah Junction21:1021:123
CNBKanpur Central23:0023:105
ALDAllahabad Junction01:2001:254
MGSMughal Sarai Junction04:1804:281
BXRBuxar05:3505:371
ARAAra Junction06:2006:221
DNRDanapur06:4806:501
PNBEPatna Junction07:2507:350
BKPBakhtiyarpur Junction08:2708:291
BARHBarh08:4008:420
MKAMokama09:0209:041
KIULKiul Junction09:3709:394
JMUJamui09:5810:002
JAJJhajha11:0711:122
JSMEJasidih Junction11:4411:481
MDPMadhupur Junction12:1312:153
CRJChittaranjan12:5312:552
ASNAsansol Junction13:2613:415
DGRDurgapur14:1114:134
BWNBarddhaman Junction15:1115:165
HWHHowrah Junction16:55 Ends14

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