Maitree Express Train Schedule – Maitree Express is one of the most popular international train service of Bangladesh Railway which connecting two cities between Dhaka and Kolkata. Everyday many people travel by Maitree Express train from Dhaka to Kolkata and also travel from Kolkata to Dhaka by this train. Maitree Express is the only train that’s run between Dhaka to Kolkata. This train takes the almost 10 to 11 hours to reaches the destination around 375 km. Maitree express train route is Dhaka-Tangail-Darshana (Chuadanga)-India (Gede). Currently, two international train is available in Bangladesh. Namely- Bandhan Express and maitree express. Following this post, We are going to discuss about Maitree Express train schedule and ticket price of 2019. At the end of this post, you will get the details information on how to collect maitree express train tickets.
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Maitree Express Train Schedule
The maitree express runs on the Dhaka to Kolkata train route and Kolkata to Dhaka train route. Maitree Express train departs from Dhaka Cantonment Station at 8:15 am and reaches in Kolkata at 7 pm. On the opposite side, starts from Kolkata at 7:10 am and arriving in Dhaka a little before 4:05 pm. Sometimes it may be late at more than 1 hours. The Maitree Express available on Six days in week without Thursday. This train runs on the both rake BR and IR.
Maitree Express Dhaka to Kolkata Train Schedule –
- Friday – 3107 – BR
- Saturday – 3110 – IR
- Sunday – 3107 – BR
- Wednesday – 3110-IR
Maitree Express Kolkata to Dhaka Train Schedule –
- Saturday – 3108 – BR
- Monday – 3108 – BR
- Friday – 3109 – IR
- Tuesday – 3109 – IR
Let’s see the table in below where you will get the details information about train schedule of Maitree Express:
|Saturday||Kolkata to Dhaka||13108/BR|
|Sunday||Kolkata to Dhaka||13109/IR|
|Monday||Dhaka to Kolkata||13110/IR|
|Tuesday||Kolkata to Dhaka||13109/IR|
|Wednesday||Dhaka to Kolkata||13110/IR|
|Friday||Dhaka to Kolkata||13107/BR|
Maitree Express Time Table
Maitree Express train time table is given below:
Maitree Express Train Ticket Price
Maitree Express train ticket price will be vary for the train seat classes. For child ticket will get 50% discount, If age less than 5 years. Additional charge 500 Taka as Travel Tax to be paid at the time of purchase of ticket for all classes.
|Seat Classes||Ticket Price|
|AC First/Cabin||USD 20 +15 % Vat|
|AC Chair Car||USD 12+15 % Vat|
Maitree Express Immigration
All the customs and immigration services will be completed at the border of Bangladesh at Darshana station and the border of India at Gede station. It takes time almost more than 1 hour for checking customs and immigration purpose.
How to Collect Maitree Express Train Ticket?
One can collect maitree express train ticket from Kamalapur Railway Station at Dhaka between 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, the International Ticket Booking Counter at Fairlie Place of Dalhousie Square and collected from Kolkata Station also. You can collect a ticket in advance for 30 days, but if you don’t take the ticket minimum 5-6 days before starting your journey, may be you will not get a ticket because there is a lot of pressure.
Maitree Express Train Composition
Maitree Express train has total 10 coaches with 456 seat capacity both rake BR and IR. Composition of the Maitree express train will be as follows:
|Type of Coach||Seating Capacity of each coach|
|AC First/Cabin - 4||36 X 4|
|AC Chair Car -4||78 X 4|
|Power Car - 2||Nil|
Maitree Express Train Review Video (Dhaka to Kolkata)
Maitree Express train travels from Dhaka to Kolkata 4 times in week (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday) and also travels from Kolkata to Dhaka 4 times in week(Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday).
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