Kolkata, September 22, 2023
A good news for the people of Bengal. 22348/22347 Patna – Howrah – Patna Vande Bharat Express will run 6-days a week (except Wednesday). The train will depart from Patna at 08:00 hrs. and will reach Howrah at 14:35 hrs. on the same day. In return journey the train will depart from Howrah at 15:50 hrs. to reach Patna at 22:40 hrs. on the same day. This train will have 8 AC Chair Cars.
Shri Kausik Mitra, Chief Public Relations Officer, Eastern Railway said that this train will stop enroute at Patna Saheb, Mokama, Luckeesarai, Jasidih, Jamtara, Asansol & Durgapur stations. The main feature of this semi-high speed Vande Bharat Express train is that it will take only 6 hrs. 35 minutes to reach Howrah from Patna. It will take much lesser time than the other modes of transport. This train will run regularly on & from 26th September, 2023, both from Patna and Howrah.