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12839/Howrah - M.G.R Chennai Central Mail (PT)
Other Names: Madras Mail
हावड़ा - एम. जी. आर. चेन्नै सेन्ट्रल मेल

HWH/Howrah Junction --> MAS/MGR Chennai Central

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▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.25 hrs on 02.02.24 instead of 23.55 hrs on 01.02.24
Fri Feb 02, 2024 (01:27AM)
News History
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 05.12.23 is terminated at Chennai Beach
Thu Dec 07, 2023 (11:19AM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah from 02.12.23 - 04.12.23 is cancelled
Sat Dec 02, 2023 (05:22PM)
Cancelled on 03/12/23
Sat Dec 02, 2023 (05:39AM)
🔹Train no. 12839/Howrah - M.G.R Chennai Central Mail (PT) JCO 03/12/2023 will be fully cancelled.🔹Revised Coach Composition W.E.F. 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3 Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General - 2, Pantry -...
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1, LSLRD - 1, EOG - 1
Fri Dec 01, 2023 (09:17PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.00 hrs on 01.11.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 31.10.23▪️ Departure from Howrah on 30.10.23 is cancelled ▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.55 hrs on 30.10.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 29.10.23▪️Revised Coach Composition W. E. F 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC...
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First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3 Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General - 2, Pantry - 1, LSLRD - 1, EOG - 1
Tue Oct 31, 2023 (05:33PM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 30.10.23 is cancelled ▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.55 hrs on 30.10.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 29.10.23▪️Revised Coach Composition W. E. F 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3...
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Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General - 2, Pantry - 1, LSLRD - 1, EOG - 1
Mon Oct 30, 2023 (05:15PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.55 hrs on 30.10.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 29.10.23▪️Revised Coach Composition W. E. F 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3 Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General -...
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2, Pantry - 1, LSLRD - 1, EOG - 1
Mon Oct 30, 2023 (12:21AM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.55 hrs on 30.10.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 29.10.23▪️Revised Coach Composition W. E. F 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3 Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General -...
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2, Pantry - 1, LSLRD - 1, EOG - 1
Sun Oct 29, 2023 (11:02PM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 04.10.23 is cancelled ▪️Revised Coach Composition W. E. F 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3 Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General - 2, Pantry - 1, LSLRD - 1,...
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EOG - 1
Wed Oct 04, 2023 (09:04PM)
Revised Coach Composition W. E. F 10/12/2023 will be as follows :- AC First - 1, AC 2 Tier - 3, AC 3 Tier - 8, AC 3 Economy - 2, Sleeper - 3, General - 2, Pantry - 1, LSLRD - 1, EOG - 1. Rescheduled to leave Howrah...
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at 02:15 hours on 10/08/2023 instead of 23:55 hours on 09/08/2023.
Thu Aug 10, 2023 (01:16AM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.15 hrs on 10.08.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 09.08.23
Wed Aug 09, 2023 (07:28PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.55 hrs on 03.08.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 02.08.23
Wed Aug 02, 2023 (09:49PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.30 hrs on 28.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 27.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.55 hrs on 27.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 26.07.23
Thu Jul 27, 2023 (07:11PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.55 hrs on 27.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 26.07.23
Thu Jul 27, 2023 (01:03AM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 21.07.23 is cancelled ▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.00 hrs on 21.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 20.07.23
Fri Jul 21, 2023 (05:22PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.00 hrs on 21.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 20.07.23
Thu Jul 20, 2023 (06:53PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 05.00 hrs on 13.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 12.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 04.00 hrs on 12.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 11.07.23
Wed Jul 12, 2023 (06:19PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 04.00 hrs on 12.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 11.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.30 hrs on 11.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 10.07.23
Wed Jul 12, 2023 (12:44AM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.30 hrs on 11.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 10.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.00 hrs on 10.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 09.07.23
Mon Jul 10, 2023 (10:35PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.00 hrs on 10.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 09.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.00 hrs on 09.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 08.07.23
Sun Jul 09, 2023 (08:10PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.00 hrs on 09.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 08.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 04.00 hrs on 08.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 07.07.23
Sat Jul 08, 2023 (09:54PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 04.00 hrs on 08.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 07.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.25 hrs on 07.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 06.07.23
Fri Jul 07, 2023 (06:19PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.25 hrs on 07.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 06.07.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 05.00 hrs on 06.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 05.07.23
Thu Jul 06, 2023 (08:26PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 05.00 hrs on 06.07.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 05.07.23
Wed Jul 05, 2023 (07:04PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.55 hrs on 23.06.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 22.06.23
Thu Jun 22, 2023 (11:22PM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 09.06.23 & 12.06.23 is cancelled
Fri Jun 09, 2023 (07:54PM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 09.06.23 is cancelled
Fri Jun 09, 2023 (01:31AM)
12839 Howrah - MGR Chennai Central Mail is cancelled for 06 Jun and 07 Jun.
Tue Jun 06, 2023 (08:15PM)
JCO 04-06-23 has been rescheduled to leave HWH at 00:55 hrs on 05-06-23 (instead of 23:55 hrs)
Sun Jun 04, 2023 (07:56PM)
▪️ Departure from Howrah on 02.06.23 & 03.06.23 is cancelled
Sat Jun 03, 2023 (05:14PM)
JCO 02.06.2023 has been cancelled due to derailment of Coromandel Express.
Fri Jun 02, 2023 (09:42PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.55 hrs on 01.06.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 31.05.23.
Wed May 31, 2023 (09:17PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.00 hrs on 14.05.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 13.05.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 01.25 hrs on 15.05.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 14.05.23
Sun May 14, 2023 (07:36PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 02.00 hrs on 14.05.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 13.05.23▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 04.00 hrs on 12.05.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 10.05.23
Sat May 13, 2023 (08:08PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 04.00 hrs on 12.05.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 10.05.23
Thu May 11, 2023 (08:04PM)
▪️ Rescheduled to leave Howrah at 03.30 hrs on 09.05.23 instead of 23.55 hrs on 08.05.23
Mon May 08, 2023 (09:16PM)
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Tue Apr 18, 2023 (10:20PM)
2 out of 6 ICF Rakes of 12839/12840 Mail and 12841/42 Coromandel Express will be converted to LHB. Dates are as follows; 12839 from HWH w.e.f. 05/07/2022 12840 from MAS w.e.f. 06/07/2022 12841 from SHM w.e.f. 05/07/2022 12842 from MAS w.e.f. 07/07/2022
Sat May 28, 2022 (06:22PM)
12839 UP Howrah - MGR Chennai Central Mail to run with LHB coaches from 5 July 2022 ex Howrah
Sat May 28, 2022 (04:21PM)
📢⚟ JCO 03.12.2021 and 04.12.2021 cancelled in view of cyclone Jawad
Sat Dec 04, 2021 (09:41AM)
📢⚟ JCO 03.12.2021 cancelled in view of cyclone Jawad
Thu Dec 02, 2021 (09:26AM)
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Inaugural Run
Wed Aug 15, 1900
Pantry/Catering
✓ Pantry Car
✓ On-board Catering
✓ E-Catering
E-Catering at HWH, BBS, BAM, VZM, VSKP, SLO, RJY, EE, BZA,...
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Updated: Dec 17 2023 (13:26) by Booster^~
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Arr:
RSA - Rake Sharing
12842 (No RSA with return train) , 3 LHB Rakes , PM - SRC ;

Rating: 3.3/5 (273 votes)
cleanliness - average (47)
punctuality - excellent (46)
food - average (44)
ticket avbl - average (48)
u/r coach - average (27)
railfanning - good (44)
safety - good (44)
LHB Rake

Rake/Coach Position

  0
  L
  1
HCP
  2
EOG
  3
 H1
  4
 A1
  5
 A2
  6
 A3
  7
 M1
  8
 M2
  9
 B1
 10
 B2
 11
 B3
 12
 B4
 13
 B5
 14
 B6
 15
 B7
 16
 B8
 17
 PC
 18
 S1
 19
 S2
 20
 S3
 21
 GS
 22
 GS
 23
SLR
VSKP
▪️One Rake running with different CC -- L HCPV SLR GS GS S1 S2 S3 PC B1 B2 B3 B4 B5 B6 B7 B8 M1 M2 A1 A2 A3 EOG
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The Shortest Route between Howrah Jn and MGR Chennai Ctrl is 16 km (1%) shorter.
Travel Time: 27h 20m    33 halts    Distance: 1663 km    Avg Speed: 61 km/hr
Max Permissible Speed: 130 km/hr
Type: SuperFast
Rake Zone: SER/South Eastern
Departs @ 23:55
Platform# 23
SMTWTFS
HWH/Howrah Jn 
Arrives @ 03:15 +2 nights
Platform# 5,9
SMTWTFS
MAS/MGR Chennai Ctrl 

33 halts. 306 intermediate Stations between Howrah Junction and MGR Chennai Central

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33 halts. 306 intermediate Stations between Howrah Junction and MGR Chennai Central
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Trk
Code
Station Name
X/O
Note
Arrives
Avg
Departs
Avg
Halt
PF
Day#
Km
Speed
Elev
Zone
Address
1
/==/
HWH
Howrah Jn
-
23:55
-
23
1
0.0
69
12m
ER
Dist - Howrah, West Bengal
36 intermediate stations
01:40
115.0
2
/==/
KGP
Kharagpur Jn
X
01:35
-
01:40
-
5m
3
2
115.0
97
39m
SER
Dist - Paschim Medinipur - 721301, West Bengal
18 intermediate stations
01:12
116.1
3
/==/
BLS
Baleswar
X
02:52
-
02:57
-
5m
2
2
231.1
55
17m
SER
Balasore - 756001, Odisha
9 intermediate stations
01:08
62.5
4
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BHC
Bhadrak
04:05
-
04:07
-
2m
2
2
293.5
101
17m
ECoR
PIN 756101, Odisha
7 intermediate stations
00:26
43.6
5
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JJKR
Jajpur Keonjhar Road
X
04:33
-
04:35
-
2m
3
2
337.1
72
32m
ECoR
District Jajapur - 755 019, Odisha
13 intermediate stations
01:00
72.1
6
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CTC
Cuttack Jn
X
05:35
-
05:40
-
5m
3
2
409.2
55
28m
ECoR
Dist - Cuttack 753003, Odisha
7 intermediate stations
00:30
27.7
7
/==/
BBS
Bhubaneswar
X
06:10
-
06:15
-
5m
4
2
436.9
77
33m
ECoR
District - Khordha. Pin - 751009. Tel - 0674-2532233, Odisha
3 intermediate stations
00:15
19.1
8
/==/
KUR
Khurda Road Jn
X
06:30
-
06:50
-
20m
3
2
456.1
80
16m
ECoR
Dist - Khurdha, Odisha
12 intermediate stations
00:53
71.0
9
/==/
BALU
Balugaon
X
07:43
-
07:45
-
2m
2
2
527.1
99
9m
ECoR
752030, Odisha
7 intermediate stations
00:33
54.7
10
/==/
CAP
Chatrapur
08:18
-
08:20
-
2m
2
2
581.8
128
 
ECoR
Dist :- Ganjam, Odisha
2 intermediate stations
00:10
21.4
11
/==/
BAM
Brahmapur
X
08:30
-
08:35
-
5m
2
2
603.2
64
20m
ECoR
Pin- 760005, Odisha
2 intermediate stations
00:23
24.6
12
/==/
IPM
Ichchapuram
X
08:58
-
09:00
-
2m
1,2
2
627.8
38
22m
ECoR
PIN- 532312, Andhra Pradesh
1 intermediate stations
00:28
18.0
13
/==/
SPT
Sompeta
X
09:28
-
09:30
-
2m
2
2
645.7
27
47m
ECoR
PIN- 532284, Andhra Pradesh
3 intermediate stations
01:10
31.8
14
/==/
PSA
Palasa
10:40
-
10:42
-
2m
2
2
677.6
97
24m
ECoR
PIN-532221, Andhra Pradesh
2 intermediate stations
00:16
25.8
15
/==/
NWP
Naupada Jn
10:58
-
11:00
-
2m
1
2
703.4
86
7m
ECoR
District Srikakulam - 532 211, Andhra Pradesh
5 intermediate stations
00:33
47.2
16
/==/
CHE
Srikakulam Road
11:33
-
11:35
-
2m
3
2
750.5
83
30m
ECoR
Pin- 532185, Andhra Pradesh
4 intermediate stations
00:28
38.7
17
/==/
CPP
Chipurupalle
X
12:03
-
12:05
-
2m
1
2
789.2
62
 
ECoR
Pin- 535128, Andhra Pradesh
4 intermediate stations
00:30
30.8
18
/==/
VZM
Vizianagaram Jn
12:35
-
12:40
-
5m
1
2
820.0
52
58m
ECoR
Jn. Point of Bobbilli/Nawapada/Kottavalsa, Andhra Pradesh
10 intermediate stations
01:10
61.1
19
/==/
VSKP
Visakhapatnam Jn
X
↵¶
13:50
-
14:10
-
20m
1,4
2
881.2
45
6m
ECoR
pin - 530004, Andhra Pradesh
6 intermediate stations
00:44
33.0
20
/==/
AKP
Anakapalle
14:54
-
14:55
-
1m
2
2
914.2
78
31m
SCR
, Andhra Pradesh
7 intermediate stations
00:49
63.8
21
/==/
TUNI
Tuni
O
15:44
-
15:45
-
1m
1
2
978.1
53
25m
SCR
Pincode-533401. Telephone Number- 08854 252172, Andhra Pradesh
2 intermediate stations
00:19
16.7
22
/==/
ANV
Annavaram
16:04
-
16:05
-
1m
1
2
994.8
92
28m
SCR
Pincode-533408. Telephone Number-08868 238130, Andhra Pradesh
7 intermediate stations
00:24
36.9
23
/==/
SLO
Samalkot Jn
XO
16:29
-
16:30
-
1m
3
2
1031.7
79
17m
SCR
Kakinada District- 533440. Telephone Number-0884 2328824, Andhra Pradesh
9 intermediate stations
00:38
50.1
24
/==/
RJY
Rajahmundry
X
17:08
-
17:10
-
2m
1
2
1081.8
59
14m
SCR
Pin- 533101, Andhra Pradesh
5 intermediate stations
00:23
22.4
25
/==/
NDD
Nidadavolu Jn
X
17:33
-
17:35
-
2m
--
2
1104.3
85
12m
SCR
Pincode-534301. Telephone Number-08813 210325, Andhra Pradesh
3 intermediate stations
00:14
19.8
26
/==/
TDD
Tadepalligudem
17:49
-
17:50
-
1m
3
2
1124.0
73
12m
SCR
Pincode-534101. Telephone Number-08818 226162, Andhra Pradesh
8 intermediate stations
00:39
47.8
27
/==/
EE
Eluru
18:29
-
18:30
-
1m
3
2
1171.8
36
13m
SCR
Pincode-534005. Telephone Number-08812 226401., Andhra Pradesh
12 intermediate stations
01:40
59.6
28
/==/
BZA
Vijayawada Jn
X
20:10
-
20:20
-
10m
1
2
1231.4
56
19m
SCR
NTR District ; Pincode; 520003, Andhra Pradesh
7 intermediate stations
00:34
31.5
29
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TEL
Tenali Jn
20:54
-
20:55
-
1m
3
2
1262.9
65
11m
SCR
Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh
6 intermediate stations
00:39
42.5
30
/==/
BPP
Bapatla
X
21:34
-
21:35
-
1m
--
2
1305.4
48
10m
SCR
Pin- 522101, Andhra Pradesh
3 intermediate stations
00:19
15.1
31
/==/
CLX
Chirala
X
21:54
-
21:55
-
1m
2
2
1320.5
67
8m
SCR
523157, Andhra Pradesh
9 intermediate stations
00:44
49.4
32
%≡≡%
OGL
Ongole
X
22:39
-
22:40
-
1m
3
2
1369.9
79
8m
SCR
District - Prakasam. Pincode - 523001., Andhra Pradesh
12 intermediate stations
01:29
116.7
33
/==/
NLR
Nellore
O
00:09
-
00:10
-
1m
3
3
1486.6
61
18m
SCR
Ph.no 0861-234866, Andhra Pradesh
5 intermediate stations
00:38
38.4
34
/==/
GDR
Gudur Jn
00:48
-
00:50
-
2m
1
3
1525.0
57
19m
SCR
Ph ; 08624 - 251503, Andhra Pradesh
27 intermediate stations
02:25
137.7
35
/==/
MAS
MGR Chennai Ctrl
03:15
-
-
5,9
3
1662.7
-
3m
SR
Chennai Central 600003, Tamil Nadu
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