Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat is one of India’s most awaited Vande Bharat express trains. This will be the West Bengal third and Jharkhand second Vande Bharat express train.
West Bengal is about to get five Vande Bharat Express in 2023. Railway officials are working on all the routes so that they launch the Vande Bharat train on these routes as soon as possible. Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express will connect the West Bengal capital, Kolkata and Jharkhand Capital, Ranchi. Shatabdi Express currently has fasted trains on this route which takes around 7 hours and 10 minutes to complete its journey from Howrah to Ranchi.
These two cities are important business hubs in India. The launch of Vande Bharat on this route will help reduce the travel time between Jharkhand and West Bengal. Currently, there is one Vande Bharat Express running in West Bengal from Howrah to New Jalpaiguri, while Jharkhand is still waiting for its first Vande Bharat Express between Ranchi and Patna.
Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express Route
Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express route will cross some major stations in West Bengal and Jharkhand. Howrah – Ranchi Vande Bharat will cross the same route through the Shatabadi Express run.
Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express Stop
All the stoppage station of the Howrah – Ranchi Vande Bharat Express has not been announced by Indian Railway, but according to the sources, this train will stop at Durgapur, Asansol, Dhanbad, Bokaro Steel City and Muri Junction between Howrah and Ranchi. Generally, Vande Bharat Express stop at less number of the station so that they can maintain their speed and cover the distance in less time.
Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express Timetable
The confirmed timing of the Howrah to Ranchi Vande Bharat Express has not been confirmed till now. According to the media reports, Howrah to Ranchi Vande Bharat Express will leave the Ranchi station by 6 am and will reach Howrah station by 12:05 pm. The same train will leave the Howrah station by 2 pm will reach Ranchi by 8:05 pm. This train will take around 6 hours and 5 minutes to complete the journey from Howrah to Ranchi.
Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express Ticket Price
Howrah Ranchi Vande Bharat Express ticket price will be 1220 rupees for a single journey in AC Chair Car class and 2230 rupees for Exec. Chair Car (EC). Howrah Ranchi Shatabdi Express fare is RS 1255 for AC Chair car (CC) and Rs 1915 for Exec. Chair Car (EC).