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12840/Chennai - Howrah Mail (PT)
சென்னை-ஹவுரா மெயில்/চেন্নাই - হাওড়া মেল     चेन्नई - हावड़ा मेल

MAS/Chennai Central --> HWH/Howrah Junction

Updated: Sep 30 2016 (10:20) by system
Sep 30 2016 (10:20)
The Shortest Route between MAS and HWH is 15 km (1%) shorter.
Travel Time: 28h 25m     34 halts
Distance: 1663 km     Avg Speed: 59 km/hr
Max Permissible Speed: n/a
Departs @ 23:45
(Avg 2m late)
Chennai Central/MAS 
Platform# 8
SMTWTFS
Arrives @ 04:10 +2 nights
(Avg 35m late)
Howrah Junction/HWH 
Platform# 18,20
SMTWTFS
Type: SuperFast
Zone: SER/South Eastern
Latest News
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.Due to engineering works in Palasa – Visakhapatnam section in Waltair Division of East Coast Railway, Train No.12840 Chennai Central – Howrah Mail, scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 23.45 hrs. on 22.04.2017, will be rescheduled to leave at 00.45 hrs. on 23.04.2017.
Tue Apr 11, 2017 (07:03PM)
Rating: 3.3/5 (139 votes)
cleanliness - average (24)
punctuality - good (24)
food - average (23)
ticket avbl - average (23)
u/r coach - poor (10)
railfanning - excellent (22)
safety - good (23)
Inaugural Run
Wed Aug 15, 1900
Pantry/Catering
✓ Pantry Car
✓ On-board Catering
✓ E-Catering
ICF Rake

Rake/Coach Position

  0
  L
  1
SLR
  2
 UR
  3
 S1
  4
 S2
  5
 S3
  6
 S4
  7
 S5
  8
 S6
  9
 S7
 18
 B3
 17
 B2
 16
 B1
 15
S12
 14
 PC
 13
S11
 12
S10
 11
 S9
 10
 S8
 19
 A1
 20
 A2
 21
HA1
 22
 UR
 23
RMS
 24
SLR
VSKP
RSA - Rake Sharing
12839/12840/12841/12842 has RSA & CBC RAKE.
Loco/Rake Reversals
VSKP/Visakhapatnam Junction

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#1
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0.0 km
MAS» Chennai Central»   Zone: SR
PF# 8   Day: 1   Spd: 66   Elev: 8m

23:45 +2
137.7 km27 intermediate stations02:05
#2
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137.7 km
GDR Gudur Junction   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 92   Elev: 19m

Pooled Quota Location
01:50 +15
01:52 +16
38.5 km5 intermediate stations00:25
#3
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176.1 km
X
NLR Nellore   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 81   Elev: 21m
Xing with 17210/Seshadri Express | Daily
02:17 +26
02:18 +27
116.6 km12 intermediate stations01:26
#4
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292.8 km
X
03:44 +28
03:45 +29
49.5 km9 intermediate stations00:44
#5
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342.2 km
X
CLX Chirala   Zone: SCR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 82   Elev: 8m
04:29 +28
04:31 +27
15.1 km3 intermediate stations00:11
#6
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357.3 km
BPP Bapatla   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 85   Elev: 10m
04:42 +31
04:44 +30
42.6 km6 intermediate stations00:30
#7
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399.9 km
TEL Tenali Junction   Zone: SCR
PF# 4   Day: 2   Spd: 27   Elev: 15m
05:14 +35
05:16 +36
31.5 km7 intermediate stations01:09
#8
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431.4 km
BZA Vijayawada Junction   Zone: SCR
PF# 7   Day: 2   Spd: 78   Elev: 26m
06:25 +6
06:40 +9
59.6 km10 intermediate stations00:46
#9
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491.0 km
EE Eluru   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 89   Elev: 18m
07:26 +26
07:27 +27
47.7 km8 intermediate stations00:32
#10
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538.8 km
TDD Tadepalligudem   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 54   Elev: 18m
07:59 +32
08:00 +33
19.8 km3 intermediate stations00:22
#11
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558.5 km
X
NDD Nidadavolu Junction   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 29   Elev: 18m
Xing with 18645/East Coast Express | Daily
08:22 +31
08:23 +34
22.4 km5 intermediate stations00:46
#12
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581.0 km
X
RJY Rajahmundry   Zone: SCR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 79   Elev: 23m
09:09 +28
09:14 +27
50.1 km9 intermediate stations00:38
#13
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631.1 km
X
SLO Samalkot Junction   Zone: SCR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 85   Elev: 17m
09:52 +36
09:53 +37
36.9 km6 intermediate stations00:26
#14
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667.9 km
ANV Annavaram   Zone: SCR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 67   Elev: 28m
10:19 +45
10:20 +46
16.7 km2 intermediate stations00:15
#15
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684.6 km
X
TUNI Tuni   Zone: SCR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 85   Elev: 24m
10:35 +38
10:36 +38
63.8 km7 intermediate stations00:45
#16
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748.4 km
X
AKP Anakapalle   Zone: SCR
  Day: 2   Spd: 20   Elev: 32m
11:21 +21
11:22 +23
33.1 km5 intermediate stations01:38
#17
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781.5 km
X
VSKP Visakhapatnam Junction   Zone: ECoR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 67   Elev: 11m

Loco Reversal (rake reversal - the train reverses direction)
Remote Quota Starting and Charting Station
Xing with 18464/Prashanti Express | Daily
Xing with 18463/Prashanti Express | Daily
13:00 +11
13:20 +18
61.1 km10 intermediate stations00:55
#18
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842.6 km
VZM Vizianagaram Junction   Zone: ECoR
  Day: 2   Spd: 74   Elev: 66m
14:15 +24
14:20 +21
30.9 km3 intermediate stations00:25
#19
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873.5 km
X
CPP Chipurupalle   Zone: ECoR
  Day: 2   Spd: 77   Elev: 103m
14:45 +20
14:47 +20
38.6 km4 intermediate stations00:30
#20
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912.1 km
CHE Srikakulam Road   Zone: ECoR
  Day: 2   Spd: 81   Elev: 34m
15:17 +15
15:19 +16
47.2 km5 intermediate stations00:35
#21
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959.3 km
XO
15:54 +6
15:56 +9
25.8 km2 intermediate stations00:32
#22
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985.0 km
PSA Palasa   Zone: ECoR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 83   Elev: 28m
16:28 +23
16:30 +24
32.0 km3 intermediate stations00:23
#23
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1017.0 km
X
SPT Sompeta   Zone: ECoR
  Day: 2   Spd: 77   Elev: 47m
Xing with 17479/Puri-Tirupati Express | Sun,Mon,Wed,Thu,Fri
16:53 +27
16:55 +27
17.9 km1 intermediate stations00:14
#24
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1035.0 km
IPM Ichchapuram   Zone: ECoR
  Day: 2   Spd: 61   Elev: 22m
17:09 +29
17:11 +28
24.5 km2 intermediate stations00:24
#25
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1059.5 km
X
BAM Brahmapur   Zone: ECoR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 86   Elev: 26m

Remote Quota Starting and Charting Station
Xing with 11020/Konark Express | Daily
17:35 +28
17:40 +28
21.5 km2 intermediate stations00:15
#26
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1081.0 km
CAP Chatrapur   Zone: ECoR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 71   Elev: 35m
17:55 +31
17:57 +33
54.7 km7 intermediate stations00:46
#27
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1135.7 km
BALU Balugaon   Zone: ECoR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 66   Elev: 9m
18:43 +32
18:45 +32
71.0 km12 intermediate stations01:05
#28
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1206.7 km
X
19:50 +29
20:10 +30
19.1 km3 intermediate stations00:20
#29
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1225.8 km
X
BBS Bhubaneswar   Zone: ECoR
PF# 3   Day: 2   Spd: 66   Elev: 39m
20:30 +37
20:35 +43
27.7 km7 intermediate stations00:25
#30
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1253.5 km
O
CTC Cuttack Junction   Zone: ECoR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 83   Elev: 28m
Overtaken by 22202/Puri - Sealdah Duronto Express | Tue,Thu,Sat
21:00 +1:06
21:05 +1:06
72.2 km13 intermediate stations00:52
#31
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1325.6 km
O
JJKR Jajpur Keonjhar Road   Zone: ECoR
PF# 2   Day: 2   Spd: 32   Elev: 36m
Overtaken by 22202/Puri - Sealdah Duronto Express | Tue,Thu,Sat
21:57 +1:16
21:59 +1:16
43.6 km7 intermediate stations01:23
#32
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1369.2 km
BHC Bhadrak   Zone: ECoR
PF# 1   Day: 2   Spd: 83   Elev: 22m
23:22 +35
23:24 +36
62.5 km9 intermediate stations00:45
#33
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1431.7 km
X
BLS Balasore   Zone: SER
PF# 3   Day: 3   Spd: 74   Elev: 20m
00:09 +55
00:14 +53
116.2 km18 intermediate stations01:34
#34
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1547.9 km
X
KGP Kharagpur Junction   Zone: SER
PF# 5   Day: 3   Spd: 76   Elev: 42m
01:48 +48
01:53 +49
107.5 km29 intermediate stations01:25
#35
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1655.3 km
O
SRC Santragachi Junction   Zone: SER
PF# 4   Day: 3   Spd: 9   Elev: 6m
Overtaken by 22905/Okha Howrah Link Express | Tue,Fri,Sat
Overtaken by 12101/Jnaneswari Super Deluxe Express | Sun,Mon,Wed,Thu
03:18 +25
03:20 +25
7.4 km5 intermediate stations00:50
#36
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1662.7 km
HWH• Howrah Junction•   Zone: ER
PF# 18,20   Day: 3     Elev: 10m
04:10 +35
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