22387/22388 Black Diamond Express

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About Black Diamond Express

The Black Diamond Express is an express (super fast) train by the Indian Railways that acts as a medium of connection between the ‘city of joy,’ Kolkata and the industrial towns and coal belts of Raniganj, Kulti, Asansol, and Durgapur and also Dhanbad. The Black Diamond Express is operated by the East Central Railway.

The Black Diamond Express train number is 22387 when it carries passengers from Kolkata to Dhanbad. The Black Diamond Express train number when it runs from Dhanbad to Kolkata is 22388.

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The Black Diamond Express train speed

The Black Diamond speed is 38 miles per hour or 61 km per hour. It is the train’s average speed that has been calculated together with the halts. At this speed, the total time consumed by the Black Diamond Express to travel from its starting station to its ultimate destination is 4 hours and 55 minutes.

The Black Diamond Express train route

The Black Diamond Express route for train number 22387 is from Howrah Railway Station (HWH) to Dhanbad Junction Railway station (DHN).  The total distance that the train travels every day is 168 miles or 271 km.

Significant stations in the route of the Black Diamond Express

The Black Diamond Express travels through two states, namely, Jharkhand and West Bengal. The total number of stops for this train is 14. Some of the central stations where the train stops are Seoraphuli (SHE), Bardhaman Junction (BDC), Panagarh (PAN), Raniganj (RNG), Barakar (BRR), Asansol Junction (ASN) and Durgapur (DGR).

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Advantages of traveling in the Black Diamond Express

The Black Diamond Express is the most popular express train in the Howrah- Jharkhand route. Many people prefer it as the convenient mode of transport to Dhanbad from Kolkata. The train is known for its punctuality. Although it is a short distance train, there are sleeping as well as seating arrangements in the train for the passengers. It has general coaches, AC chair car, and second-class seats. As it is a short distance train, pantry car is not a part of this train. The toilets are neat and clean. You can also take help of the Tatkal scheme for booking emergency tickets. In that case, you have to pay more than the actual price. If you want to avoid mishap at the last moment, you can book tickets in advance. In this way, you can avoid the risk of being on the waiting list. Visit Meramaal and book your ticket now.

22387 Black Diamond Express from Howrah (Kolkata) to Dhanbad, Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatform No.
HWHHowrah JunctionStarts06:158
SHESeoraphuli Junction06:3906:40
BDCBandel Junction06:5807:00
BWNBarddhaman Junction07:5607:59
MNAEMankar08:2808:29
PANPanagarh08:3808:39
DGRDurgapur08:5408:5600:00
OYRWaria09:0309:04
UDLAndal Junction09:1209:13
RNGRaniGanj09:2009:2100:00
ASNAsansol Junction09:3809:4100:00
STNSitarampur Junction09:5309:5400:00
ULTKulti10:0010:01
BRRBarakar10:0610:07
KMMEKumardubi10:1110:12
DHNDhanbad Junction11:10 Ends00:00

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22388 Black Diamond Express from Dhanbad to Howrah (Kolkata), Timetable, Schedule and Route

Train CodeStation NameArrivesDepartsPlatform No.
DHNDhanbad JunctionStarts16:252
KMMEKumardubi16:5816:59
BRRBarakar17:0317:04
ULTKulti17:0917:10
STNSitarampur Junction17:1817:19
ASNAsansol Junction17:3417:375
RNGRaniGanj17:5117:52
UDLAndal Junction18:0118:02
OYRWaria18:0918:10
DGRDurgapur18:1918:21
PANPanagarh18:3218:33
MNAEMankar18:4218:43
BWNBarddhaman Junction19:2119:235
BDCBandel Junction20:2420:26
SHESeoraphuli Junction20:4320:44
HWHHowrah Junction21:20 Ends14

22387/22388 Black Diamond Express Fare Information

Class2SCC
Base Fare80291
Reservation Charges1540
Superfast charges1545
Fuel Charges00
GST019
Other Charges00
Catering Charges00
Dynamic Fare00
Total Fare110395
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