The Himgiri Express 12331 is a superfast train operated by the Eastern Railways of the Indian Railways. The train connects the two important cities of India—Howrah Junction in West Bengal and Jammu Tawi in Jammu and Kashmir. This train operates thrice a week on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
The Himgiri Express 12331 departs Howrah Junction at 23:55 PM and arrives at Jammu Tawi at 12:30 PM after 36 hours and 40 minutes. During the journey,the train covers a distance of 2021 kms.
During the journey, the Himgiri Express traverses through six different states of India including West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir.
There are total of 32 stations at which the train stops. However, there are several small cities where the train stops as well, and some of the major stations along the route are:
The average cost of an adult ticket on this train is:
The tatkal facility is also available for this train. Tatkal fares are:
For the comfort of passengers, the train features a pantry car that ensures quality food and beverages for the travelers. Additional services offered onboard are sleeping arrangements, mobile/laptop charging points and reading lights.
As the train traverses through several beautiful locations, it is a famous train among tourists. During the summer holidays and festival seasons, the train is full of tourists from various states heading to Kashmir. Thus, it is advisable to book your tickets at least 60 days in advance during these times.
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|No.||Station name (code)||Arrives||Departs||Stop time||Distance travelled||Day||Route|
|1||Howrah Junction (HWH)||Starts||23:55||0||0 km||1||1|
|2||Asansol Junction (ASN)||02:31||02:36||5 min||200 km||2||1|
|3||Chittaranjan (CRJ)||03:00||03:01||1 min||225 km||2||1|
|4||Madhupur Junction (MDP)||03:40||03:42||2 min||282 km||2||1|
|5||Jasidih Junction (JSME)||04:36||04:41||5 min||311 km||2||1|
|6||Jhajha (JAJ)||06:25||06:35||10 min||355 km||2||1|
|7||Jamui (JMU)||06:54||06:55||1 min||381 km||2||1|
|8||Kiul Junction (KIUL)||07:35||07:37||2 min||409 km||2||1|
|9||Mokameh Junction (MKA)||08:09||08:11||2 min||443 km||2||1|
|10||Bakhtiyarpur Junction (BKP)||08:40||08:42||2 min||486 km||2||1|
|11||Patna Saheb (PNC)||09:14||09:15||1 min||522 km||2||1|
|12||Patna Junction (PNBE)||10:00||10:15||15 min||532 km||2||1|
|13||Danapur (DNR)||10:30||10:32||2 min||541 km||2||1|
|14||Ara (ARA)||11:07||11:09||2 min||581 km||2||1|
|15||Buxar (BXR)||11:58||12:00||2 min||649 km||2||1|
|16||Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS)||13:47||14:02||15 min||744 km||2||1|
|17||Varanasi Junction (BSB)||14:37||14:47||10 min||760 km||2||1|
|18||Jaunpur City (JOP)||15:39||15:40||1 min||818 km||2||1|
|19||Sultanpur (SLN)||16:45||16:50||5 min||904 km||2||1|
|20||Nihalgarh (NHH)||17:27||17:28||1 min||954 km||2||1|
|21||Lucknow Nr (LKO)||19:40||19:50||10 min||1043 km||2||1|
|22||Bareilly (BE)||23:25||23:30||5 min||1278 km||2||1|
|23||Moradabad (MB)||01:00||01:10||10 min||1369 km||3||1|
|24||Saharanpur (SRE)||04:10||04:20||10 min||1562 km||3||1|
|25||Jagadhri (JUD)||04:47||04:48||1 min||1592 km||3||1|
|26||Ambala Cant Junction (UMB)||05:40||05:48||8 min||1643 km||3||1|
|27||Ludhiana Junction (LDH)||07:20||07:30||10 min||1756 km||3||1|
|28||Phagwara Junction (PGW)||08:09||08:10||1 min||1792 km||3||1|
|29||Jalandhar Cant (JRC)||08:25||08:30||5 min||1809 km||3||1|
|30||Pathankot Cantt (PTKC)||10:10||10:15||5 min||1921 km||3||1|
|31||Kathua (KTHU)||11:05||11:06||1 min||1945 km||3||1|
|32||Jammu Tawi (JAT)||12:30||Ends||0||2021 km||3||1|