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East Coast Railway to run 3 additional pairs of trains towards Kolkata from Puri & Bhubaneswar

With a view to clearing additional rush of passengers and also providing comfortable journey to the commuters during Summer Season 2016, East Coast Railway has decided to run three additional pairs of trains towards Kolkata from Puri & Bhubaneswar apart from 09 pairs of weekly & bi-weekly summer special trains declared in March 2016 towards different destinations of the country from its jurisdiction by creating a number of additional berths. These apart, a number of long distance Summer Special Trains are also running through ECoR for the benefit of the passengers.

PURI-SANTRAGACHHI SPECIAL TRAIN:
08403 Puri-Santragachhi Special train will leave Puri at 2125hrs o要 every Friday and will reach at Santragachhi at 0645hrs o要 the next days between 6th May to 24th June 2016. In the return direction, 08404 Santragachhi-Puri train will leave Santragachhi at 1900hrs o要 every Saturday and will arrive at Puri at 0400hrs o要 the following days between 7th May to 25th June 2016.

PURI-HOWRAH SHATABDI SPECIAL TRAIN:
02278 Puri-Howrah Shatabdi Special train will leave Puri at 0545hrs o要 every Wednesday and will reach at Howrah at 1340hrs o要 the same day between 11th May to 1st June 2016. In the return direction, 02277 Howrah-Puri Shatabdi Special train will leave Howrah at 1425hrs o要 every Wednesday and will arrive at Puri at 2200hrs o要 the same day during the period.

BHUBANESWAR-HOWRAH JAN SHATABDI SPECIAL TRAIN:
02074 Bhubaneswar-Howrah Jan Shatabdi Special train will leave Bhubaneswar at 0600hrs o要 every Sunday and will reach at Howrah at 1240hrs o要 the same day between 8th May to 29th May 2016. In the return direction, 2073 Howrah-Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Special train will leave Howrah at 1325hrs o要 every Sunday and will arrive at Bhubaneswar at 2010hrs o要 the same day during the period.

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