12505/12506 North East Express

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About the North East Express:

The North East Express runs daily between the capital of Assam, Guwahati and the capital of our country, New Delhi. It is a superfast express train which gives marvelous services to its passengers. The North East Express route is a crucial route, and it has a huge craze for tickets. This train connects the Northeastern part of the country with its country capital. The name of the train comes from that. The services of this train are controlled by NF zone of Indian Railways. This train mainly runs through three main lines. The lines include Guwahati-Barauni line, Howrah-Delhi main line and Barauni-Mokama line.

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The transformation from the regular train to superfast express:

The service of this train is remarkably excellent. The North East Express train number is 12505/12506. Earlier this train was not a superfast express train. It had some other train number when it was first started in 1988. During the rail budget held in 2005-06, it was shifted to the category called Broad Gauge. This category is mainly for those trains which run with the speed of 55 km/hr and above. It was indeed a great achievement for the train. The passengers of this route were also benefited. Recently the North East Express speed is 56 km/hr. With this speed, it covers almost 1864 km distance in near about 35 hrs.

Some of the crucial halts of the train in its journey:

This North East express train halts in many of the principal cities of our country increasing the interconnection between these cities. Many people are getting benefited by this service. Some of the notable cities include Kanpur, Allahabad, Mughalsarai junction, Barauni junction, Begusarai, Mansi junction, Kishanganj, New Jalpaiguri junction, New Alipurduar, Kamakhya junction and many more. This train has total 30 halts in its full journey.

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The arrangement of the coaches of the train:

This train has both AC and non-AC accommodation. This train has 24 coaches which indicate the huge popularity of the train. Usually, Indian Railway determines the number of coaches by calculating the craze of North East Express in that particular route. North East express has one 2nd AC coach, three 3rd AC coach, fourteen sleeper coaches, three general coaches, two SLR coaches and one pantry car coach. All the coaches are well decorated with all the necessary facilities. The seats are also so much comfortable.

12505 North East express from Guwahati to Anand Vihar, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train Code Station Name Arrives Departs Platform No.
GHY Guwahati  Starts 09:45 1
KYQ Kamakhya Junction 10:00 10:02 1
RNY Rangiya Junction 10:53 10:58 1
NBQ New Bongaigaon Junction 12:35 12:45 1
KOJ Kokrajhar 13:12 13:14 1
NOQ New Alipurduar 14:15 14:17
NCB New Cooch Behar 14:50 14:52
JPE Jalpaiguri Road 16:18 16:20 1
NJP New Jalpaiguri Junction 17:10 17:25 3
KNE KishanGanj 18:30 18:32 2
BOE Barsoi Junction 19:18 19:20 1
KIR Katihar Junction 20:50 21:10 5
NNA Naugachia 22:03 22:05 2
MNE Mansi Junction 22:50 22:52 1
KGG Khagaria Junction 23:05 23:08 1
BGS Begusarai 23:37 23:40 1
BJU Barauni Junction 00:15 00:25 5,6
PPTA Patliputra Junction 02:55 03:05 1
DNR Danapur 03:20 03:22 4
ARA Ara Junction 03:50 03:52 2
BXR Buxar 04:36 04:38 2
MGS Mughal Sarai Junction 07:02 07:17 4,6
ALD Allahabad Junction 09:35 09:45 3
FTP Fatehpur 11:19 11:20 3
CNB Kanpur Central 12:45 12:55 4
ETW Etawah Junction 14:34 14:35 2
TDL Tundla Junction 15:50 15:53 1,2
ALJN Aligarh Junction 16:46 16:49 4
GZB Ghaziabad Junction 18:45 18:47 5
ANVT Anand Vihar Terminal 19:20  Ends 2

12506 North East express from Anand Vihar to Guwahati, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train Code Station Name Arrives Departs Platform No.
ANVT Anand Vihar Terminal Starts 06:45 3
ALJN Aligarh Junction 08:26 08:29 2
TDL Tundla Junction 09:45 09:48 3
ETW Etawah Junction 10:46 10:48 3
CNB Kanpur Central 12:50 12:55 7
FTP Fatehpur 13:57 14:00 2
ALD Allahabad Junction 15:40 15:50 4
MGS Mughal Sarai Junction 18:08 18:28 1
BXR Buxar 19:49 19:51 1
ARA Ara Junction 20:37 20:39 1
DNR Danapur 21:10 21:12 1
PPTA Patliputra Junction 21:45 21:55 2
BJU Barauni Junction 00:40 00:50 4
BGS Begusarai 01:06 01:08 2
KGG Khagaria Junction 01:45 01:50 2
MNE Mansi Junction 01:58 02:00 2
NNA Naugachia 02:52 02:54 1
KIR Katihar Junction 04:30 05:00 1
BOE Barsoi Junction 05:46 05:48 2
KNE KishanGanj 06:38 06:40 1
NJP New Jalpaiguri Junction 08:20 08:35 1
JPE Jalpaiguri Road 09:15 09:17 2
NCB New Cooch Behar 11:05 11:07 5
NOQ New Alipurduar 11:38 11:40
KOJ Kokrajhar 12:38 12:40 2
NBQ New Bongaigaon Junction 13:40 13:50 3
RNY Rangiya Junction 15:15 15:20
KYQ Kamakhya Junction 16:25 16:27
GHY Guwahati 16:50  Ends 7

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12505/12506 North East Express Fare Information

Class 2A 3A SL
Base Fare 2527 1709 665
Reservation Charges 50 40 20
Super fast charges 45 45 30
Fuel Charges 0 0 0
GST 133 91 0
Other Charges 25 15 15
Catering Charges 0 0 0
Dynamic Fare 0 0 0
Total Fare 2780 1900 730

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