About Kanchanjunga Express
The Kanchanjunga Express is a significant mail train introduced by the Indian Railways. It acts as a connecting link between the states of Assam and West Bengal. The train is administered at present by the North Frontier Railways.
The Kanchanjunga Express train number when it travels from Sealdah to Guwahati is 15657. The Kanchanjunga Express train number is 15658 when it carries passengers from Guwahati to Sealdah.
History of the Kanchanjunga Express
The Kanchanjunga Express has acquired its name from the majestic peak of the Himalayan Ranges, the Kanchanjunga. When the Kanchanjunga Express was introduced, it used to connect Howrah to New Jalpaiguri. After a few years, it travelled up to Guwahati Junction instead of New Jalpaiguri. Later the route was again revised from Sealdah to Guwahati. In the year 2016, there had been further changes in the direction of the train as its lines were extended up to Silchar and then Agartala. So, it runs thrice in a week from Silchar and twice in a week from Agartala.
The Kanchanjunga Express train speed
The Kanchanjunga Express speed is 50 km per hour on an average. By running at this speed, the train takes an average time of 21 hours and 25 minutes to reach from its starting point to its end point.
The Kanchanjunga Express train route
The Kanchanjunga Express route is from Sealdah (SDAH) in West Bengal to Guwahati (GHY) in the state of Assam. The total distance that is run by this express train is 609 miles or 980 km.
Central stations where the Kanchanjunga Express stops
The Kanchanjunga Express has 31 stops in total. Some of the major stations from where you can board this train Kamakhya Junction, Barpeta Road, New Alipurduar, New Jalpaiguri Junction, New Bongaigaon Junction, New Cooch Behar, Malda Town, Bardhaman Junction, Rangiya Junction, Bolpur Shantiniketan, Sealdah, and Guwahati.
Importance of the Kanchanjunga Express
The Kanchanjunga Express is a crucial train in the Sealdah-Guwahati route, only next to the Saraighat express in its popularity. Pilgrims and tourists love this train for its punctuality. The train has comfortable seating and sleeping arrangements for passengers. Catering facilities take care of the fact that passengers are given fresh and delicious meals. Pillows, blankets, and bed sheets are provided for the comfortability of the passengers. Cleanliness is maintained in toilets and coaches. Safety of the passengers is one of their top priorities. Traveling on this train will be an enjoyable experience for you.
15657 Kanchanjunga Express from Sealdah to Guwahati, Timetable, Schedule and Route
|NFK||New Farakka Junction||12:43||12:45||00:00|
|AUB||Aluabari Road Junction||16:47||16:49||00:00|
|NJP||New Jalpaiguri Junction||18:15||18:30||00:00|
|NCB||New Cooch Behar||21:15||21:20||—|
|NBQ||New Bongaigaon Junction||00:30||00:40||00:00|
15658 Kanchanjunga Express from Guwahati to Sealdah, Timetable, Schedule and Route
|Train Code||Station Name||Arrives||Departs||Platform No.|
|NBQ||New Bongaigaon Junction||02:10||02:20||00:00|
|NCB||New Cooch Behar||04:45||04:50||00:00|
|NJP||New Jalpaiguri Junction||07:35||07:50||00:00|
|AUB||Aluabari Road Junction||08:32||08:34||00:00|
|NFK||New Farakka Junction||13:14||13:16||00:00|
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