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BLGT/Balurghat (2 PFs)
বালুরঘাট     बालुरघाट

Track: Single Diesel-Line

Gobindpur, Balurghat, dist - Dakshin Dinajpur,Pin-733101
State: West Bengal

Elevation: 24 m above sea level
Zone: NFR/Northeast Frontier   Division: Katihar
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Type of Station: Regular
Number of Platforms: 2
Number of Halting Trains: 0
Number of Originating Trains: 6
Number of Terminating Trains: 6
Rating: 3.0/5 (31 votes)
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Mar 06 2017 (13:44)   BLGT/Balurghat (2 PFs)

ßindass NFR~   227 blog posts
Entry# 2187789            Tags   Past Edits
Balurghat railway station pic by #_Sandip
  
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Oct 06 2016 (14:12)   BLGT/Balurghat (2 PFs)
 

ßindass NFR~   227 blog posts
Entry# 2013493            Tags   Past Edits
Balurghat Railway station Pic by #Sandip KAJ/kaliyaganj

  
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Oct 06 2016 (19:11)
Guest: 7e4b68a8   show all posts
Re# 2013493-1            Tags   Past Edits
Nice click....
BTW is its the BLGT to SGUJ Express?
  
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Jul 29 2016 (00:29)   14003/Malda Town - New Delhi Express | BLGT/Balurghat (2 PFs)
 

IR no more Safe^~   20912 blog posts   96194 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 1944630            Tags   Past Edits
2 SL coaches should be added as BLGT Slip.
BLGT NDLS connection will be good.
  
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May 06 2016 (00:13)   12721/Dakshin SF Express (PT) | HYB/Hyderabad Deccan Nampally (6 PFs)
 

अमरावती सुपरफास्ट~   585 blog posts   18 correct pred (72% accurate)
Entry# 1834296            Tags   Past Edits
"What's in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet." But our favorite trains would not...
WHAT IS THE MEANING OF YOUR FAVORITE TRAIN NAME ??
Let's make a list of train names, their meanings and for what they are named. PLEASE CONTRIBUTE.
#Dakshin Express:
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#Darjeeling Mail:
#Dayodaya Express:
#Deccan Express:
#Deccan Queen Express:
#Deekshabhoomi Express: Name derived from Buddhist monument Dikshabhoomi situated at Nagpur.
#Devagiri Express: Derived from name of Devagiri fort near Aurangabad.
#Dhano Dhanye Express:
#Dhauladhar Express:
#Dhauli Express: Named after the Dhauli hills which are located on the banks of the river Daya, 8 km south of Bhubaneswar. It is a hill with vast open space adjoining it, and has major Edicts of Emperor Ashoka engraved on a mass of rock, by the side of the road leading to the summit of the hill. A Buddhist shrine.
#Doon Express:
#Durgawati Express:
#Durgiana Express:
#Duronto Express: This train got its name Duronto bcoz in Bengali Duronto means restless (non-stop)
#Dwarka Express:
#East Coast Express: From the Eastern Coast
#Ekatmata Express:
#Ekta Express:
#Ernad Express:
#Executive Express (SR):
#Falaknuma Express: " Falak " is Sky and Numa means Reflection / Mirror, so it means Reflection of the sky or Mirror of the sky ( The name is taken from Falaknuma Palace in Hyderabad)
#Farakka Express:
#Flying Ranee Express:
#Ganadevta Express:
#Ganga Damodar Express: This train connects the DHANBAD which is situated at the bank of Damodar and Patna which is situated at the bank of river ganga
#Ganga Gomti Express: Connects lucknow on banks of Gomti and Allahabad on Ganga banks.
#Ganga Kaveri Express: This train is originally started from Varanasi (Ganga river) and connect to the city near Kaveri river
#Ganga Sagar Express:
#Ganga Sutlej Express:
#Gangaur Express:
#Garbha Express:
#Garhwal Express:
#Garib Nawaz Express:
#Garib Rath Express: This train got its name and introduce due to people who cant afford AC travel in train.Aslo called Poors Man Chariot.
#Garudadri Express:
#Gitanjali Express:
#Godan Express:
#Godavari Express (CR): Named after Godavari river.
#Godavari Express (SCR):
#Gokul Express:
#Gol Gumbaz Express:
#Golconda Express:
#Golden Temple Mail: This train got its name due to Golden Temple in Amritsar.
#Gomati Express: Got its name from River Gomti flowing through Lucknow
#Gomati Sagar Express: connects Lucknow on banks of river Gomti with Channai on coast hence termed GOMTISAGAR
#Gondwana Express:
#Gorakhdham Express: The Name Of This Train Is In Two Parts, "Gorakh + Dham". "Gorakh" Is Named To Guru Gorakshnath, & "Dham" Means Place, Which Together Means "Place Of Guru Gorakshnath".
#Gour Express:
#Gowthami Express:
#Grand Trunk Express:
#Gujarat Express:
#Gujarat Queen Express:
#Gurudev Express:
#Gurumukhi Express:
#Gyanganga Express:
#Hampi Express:
#Harihar Express:
#Haripriya Express:
#Hatey Bazare Express: Named after a bengali novel, starts from Sealdah.
#Hazarduari Express:
#Hemkunt Express:
#Himachal Express:
#Himalayan Queen Express:
#Himgiri Express:
#Himsagar Express:
#Hirakund Express: Named after the World famous and India's Longest Dam , Hirakund Dam situated near Sambalpur.
#Hool Express:
#Hundry Express: Kurnool city is only one city in India which lies between two rivers one is Thungabhadra and Hundri rivers. There is another train #Hundri Express which also runs between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad.
#Hussainsagar Express: Named by Hussainsagar lake in Hyderabad.
#Hutatma Express:
#Indrayani Express:
#Island Express:
#Ispat Express:

  
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May 15 2016 (18:46)
nump421~   1057 blog posts   1048 correct pred (90% accurate)
Re# 1834296-1            Tags   Past Edits
This may be of interest to you. Pretty useful actually
source : irfca
www.irfca.org/faq/faq-name.html

  
84154 views
May 20 2016 (02:04)
दपूरे डब्ल्यु ए पी 7 टाटा~   2071 blog posts   126 correct pred (69% accurate)
Re# 1834296-2            Tags   Past Edits
#Gitanjali Express: Named from Gitanjali is famous book of writer shri Rabindranath Tagore.
#Ispat Express: Ispat name is given because of Rourkela Ispat Plant. this train has been extended 2 times first from Rou to SBP and then SBP to TIG presently train running from TIG (Titlagarh).

  
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May 28 2016 (14:18)
AnshumanM   804 blog posts   117 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1834296-3            Tags   Past Edits
#Tapaswini Express Named after the book Tapaswini by famous Odia poet Gangadhar Meher
#Purushottam SF Express named after the other name of Puri known as Purushottam kshetra and Lord Jagannath(Vishnu) is also called Purushottam
#Konark Express Its named after the world famous Konark sun temple
#Nilachal Express Its also named after Puri, which is also known as Nilachal Dham
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#Coromandel SF Express Its named after the Coromandel coast, the coastal area from Odisha to Chennai(Basically from Rajahmundry(ancient Rajmahendry) to Chennai
  
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May 06 2016 (00:15)   12279/Taj Express | JHS/Jhansi Junction (8 PFs)
 

अमरावती सुपरफास्ट~   585 blog posts   18 correct pred (72% accurate)
Entry# 1834299            Tags   Past Edits
"What's in a name? that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet." But our favorite trains would not...
WHAT IS THE MEANING OF YOUR FAVORITE TRAIN NAME ??
Let's make a list of train names, their meanings and for what they are named. PLEASE CONTRIBUTE.
#Taj Express: This train got its name due to Taj Mahal in
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more...
Agra.
#Tamralipta Express:
#Tapaswini Express:
#Tapovan Express: Derived from Forest Tapovan in Nashik.
#Tapti Ganga Express: This train got its name due to Tapti River.
#Tea Garden Express:
#Tebagha Express:
#Teesta Torsa Express: Named after the twin rivers Teesta and Torsa in northeastern India.
#Telangana Express:
#Thanjavur Express:
#Thar Express:
#Thirukkural Express:
#Tippu Express:
#Tirhut Express:
#Tirumala Express:
#Trishatabdi Express:
#Triveni Express:
#Tulsi Express:
#Tungabhadra Express: One of the most prestigious train between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad. This train crosses Thungabhadra river near Kurnool city.
Kurnool city is only one city in India which lies between two rivers one is Thungabhadra and Hundri rivers.
#Udyan Abha Toofan Express:
#Udyan Express:
#Udyog Nagari Express:
#Udyogkarmi Express:
#Ujjaini Express:
#Unchahar Express:
#Upasana Express:
#Upper India Express:
#Utsarg Express:
#Uttar Banga Express:
#Uttaranchal Express:
#Uzhavan Express:
#Vaigai Express:
#Vaishali Express:
#Vanachal Express: Vananchal is one of the name of ancient Ranchi.
#Vanchinad Express:
#Varuna Express:
#Veer Bhumi Chittourgarh Express:
#Venad Express:
#Venkatadri Express: Express runs between Kacheguda-Chittoor-Kacheguda. The name Venkatadri refers one of the name of seven hills in Tirupathi. This train passes through Tirupathi.
#Vibhuti Express:
#Vidarbha Express:
#Vikramshila Express: Named after the ancient Vikramshila University, a center of Buddhist learning, dating to 800 AD established by King Dharmpala of Pala empire, in modern day Bhagalpur district. Train started in mid-seventies as 167 up / 168 down Vikramshila Express from BGP to DLI. The train departed from BGP twice a week at 14:20 and reached NDLS at 10:55 next day. 1220 kms in 20:40 hours at average speed of 59 km/hr. Later the arrival time at NDLS was changed to 11:55. Train was hauled by steam engine till MGS and then Electric engine to NDLS. Stops were Jamalpur, Kiul, Mokama, Bakhtiarpur, Patna, Ara, Buxar, Mughalsarai, Allahabad, Kanpur. It was one of the 20 super fast trains of Indian railways at that time. In mid-eighties the train was made daily from Bhagalpur and run combined with Magadh express between Patna and New Delhi. July 2003, Vikramshila and Magadh were separated. Vikramshila started running between BGP and NDLS with no commercial stop between PNBE and NDLS.
#Vindhyachal Express:
#Visaka Express:
#Vivek Express: This train is got its name and introduce in honor of Swami Vivekanand.
#Wainganga Express:
#West Coast Express:
#Yelagiri Express:
#Yercaud Express:
#Yoga Express:
#Yuva Express:
#Ziyarat Express:

2 posts - Fri May 06, 2016

  
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May 06 2016 (22:51)
Vinay~   1341 blog posts   912 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1834299-3            Tags   Past Edits
click here Already there's a whole train names history in [IRFCA] FAQ,plz refer it for further clarification:) (anyway those list was from that FAQ)

  
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May 10 2016 (12:51)
kskumar1921987   694 blog posts   1700 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1834299-4            Tags   Past Edits
#Venkatadri Express runs between Kacheguda-Chittoor-Kacheguda
The name Venkatadri refers one of the name of seven hills in Tirupathi. This train passes through Tirupathi

  
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May 10 2016 (12:56)
kskumar1921987   694 blog posts   1700 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1834299-5            Tags   Past Edits
#Thungabhadra express is one of the most prestigious train between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad.
This train crosses Thungabhadra river near Kurnool city.
Kurnool city is only one city in India which lies between two rivers one is Thungabhadra and Hundri rivers.
There is another train #Hundri Express which is also runs between Secunderabad-Kurnool city-Secunderabad.

  
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May 11 2016 (09:54)
12622 king of SR~   1015 blog posts   3214 correct pred (79% accurate)
Re# 1834299-6            Tags   Past Edits
#Uzhavan Exp:Goes to thanjavur (delta) where agriculture is the main occupation so named as uzhavan (farmer).

  
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May 20 2016 (02:10)
दपूरे डब्ल्यु ए पी 7 टाटा~   2071 blog posts   126 correct pred (69% accurate)
Re# 1834299-7            Tags   Past Edits
#Vidarbha Express: Vidarbha is area or Region in Maharashtra name derives from there as Gondia is in Vidarbha region.
#Wainganga Express: It is a name of River flows in Maharashtra.
  
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Sep 10 2015 (11:04)   BLGT/Balurghat (2 PFs)
 

Er AC*^~   6268 blog posts   54525 correct pred (72% accurate)
Entry# 1586748            Tags   Past Edits
#TB
Pic from FaceBook

5 posts - Thu Sep 10, 2015

4 posts - Fri Sep 11, 2015

  
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Sep 11 2015 (19:51)
Er AC*^~   6268 blog posts   54525 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1586748-10            Tags   Past Edits
12314

  
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Sep 13 2015 (21:15)
Er AC*^~   6268 blog posts   54525 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1586748-11            Tags   Past Edits
Backup ticket in Gurumukhi Exp

  
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Sep 13 2015 (21:21)
Guest: 6fd4432b   show all posts
Re# 1586748-12            Tags   Past Edits
Gurumukhi? From where? Towards Delhi or towards Bengal?

  
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Sep 14 2015 (06:21)
Er AC*^~   6268 blog posts   54525 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1586748-13            Tags   Past Edits
ASR-Saharsa GR from Delhi to SRE, then Gurumukhi for KOAA.

  
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Sep 14 2015 (11:02)
Guest: 6fd44716   show all posts
Re# 1586748-14            Tags   Past Edits
OK, As usual Puja Rush,
  
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Jul 02 2015 (01:11)   HWH/Howrah Junction (23 PFs)
 

Katni Grade Separator~   1743 blog posts   3538 correct pred (85% accurate)
Entry# 1530004            Tags   Past Edits
My another similar blog which shows the total number of Express trains originating from the major stations of West #Bengal.
________________________________________________
1) Kolkata- 171----------- (Howrah- 92 ; Kolkata Chitpur- 30 ; Sealdah- 26 ; Shalimar- 15 ; Santragachi- 8)
2) New Jalpaiguri- 14
3)
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Malda Town- 12
4) Asansol- 10
5) Digha- 9
6) Purulia- 6
7) Balurghat - 4
8) Haldia- 3
9) Siliguri- 2
10) Siuri- 2
11) Radhikapur - 2
_________________________________________________
Top stations: (even including Passenger, DEMU & MEMU trains) :-
1) Howrah- 111
2) Asansol- 45
3) Sealdah- 40
4) Kolkata Chitpur- 30
5) Kharagpur- 20
6) Bardhhaman- 20
7) Adra- 17
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Updates and Suggestions are Welcome
#AlexanderCOP
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* This shows the huge pressure of rail-road traffic that #Howrah withstands.
* ER and IR must think of making a Terminal 2 station similar to that of Howrah at some other place in West Bengal.

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8112 views
Jul 26 2015 (00:02)
boards cbse 2016   1656 blog posts   225 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 1530004-48            Tags   Past Edits
So you want to say only 40 emus depart from sdah ?

  
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Jul 26 2015 (00:09)
boards cbse 2016   1656 blog posts   225 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 1530004-49            Tags   Past Edits
There are 21+24 daily locals to diamond harbour and dkae itself and that's just two lines there are 4 others like this if I count all of them than there around 100 dep of local trains alone and than the other mail express sf/ raj trains will come into picture

  
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Jul 26 2015 (00:17)
Katni Grade Separator~   1743 blog posts   3538 correct pred (85% accurate)
Re# 1530004-50            Tags   Past Edits
so many trains to one destination.
why isn;t it shown on iri or some where else?

  
8057 views
Jul 26 2015 (00:20)
boards cbse 2016   1656 blog posts   225 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 1530004-51            Tags   Past Edits
Iri doesn't have the whole local train list check on rail yatri local train list or email etc for detailed info :-)

  
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Jul 26 2015 (00:27)
पं KAJ   499 blog posts   413 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1530004-52            Tags   Past Edits
10) Balurghat - 4 (13162, 15463, 23154, 13064)
11) Radhikapur - 2 (13146, 22487)
  
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Dec 30 2014 (22:10)   13161/Tebhaga Express | KOAA/Kolkata (5 PFs)
 

Abhijay Chakraborty~   219 blog posts   39 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1325158            Tags   Past Edits
13161 KOAA BLGT Tebhaga Exp & 53066 RPH BWN Bamdev Passenger on PF 1 & 2 at BHP.

  
Dec 30 2014 (23:26)
18626 Super £xpresssss~   1695 blog posts
Re# 1325158-1            Tags   Past Edits
Nice pic ;-)

  
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Jan 03 2015 (15:41)
Er AC*^~   6268 blog posts   54525 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1325158-2            Tags   Past Edits
Tag it correctly.

  
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Jan 03 2015 (18:38)
Abhijay Chakraborty~   219 blog posts   39 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1325158-3            Tags   Past Edits
Correctly tagged already.

  
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Jan 05 2015 (14:33)
Abhijay Chakraborty~   219 blog posts   39 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1325158-5            Tags   Past Edits
See the tags... i tagged BHP also...
  
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Oct 10 2014 (18:25)   13063/Howrah - Balurghat Bi-Weekly Express | HWH/Howrah Junction (23 PFs)
 

DB*^~   33537 blog posts   224049 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1241535            Tags   Past Edits

  
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Oct 11 2014 (14:00)
RAGIB   366 blog posts
Re# 1241535-1            Tags   Past Edits
There will be less takers for HWH to Balurghat route

  
Oct 11 2014 (14:45)
Pained to know Boeing 777 landcrashed~   23274 blog posts   21098 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1241535-2            Tags   Past Edits
This useless train must be extended till NJP with slip from Eklakhi

  
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Oct 14 2014 (18:00)
DB*^~   33537 blog posts   224049 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1241535-4            Tags   Past Edits
click here
13063 / 13064 Balurghat - Howrah Bi weekly express has been introduced w.e.f. 13-10-2014. Train no. 13063 will leave Howrah every Monday and Tuesday at 08-00 hrs. to reach Balurghat at 19-15 hrs. While train no. 13064 will leave Balurghat every Monday and Tuesday at 20-15 hrs. to reach Howrah at 06-15 hrs. The train will have AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, sleeper class and general second class accommodations.

  
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Oct 14 2014 (18:23)
Guest: 849a1d2a   show all posts
Re# 1241535-5            Tags   Past Edits
As per my opinion this train should have been a night journey at UP direction too. An 11 hour stretch is a wastage of a whole day especially when the train has sleeper(AC/Non-AC) arrangement.
  
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Oct 12 2014 (08:19)   13063/Howrah - Balurghat Bi-Weekly Express | BLGT/Balurghat (2 PFs)
 

Kanishk Mitra*^   1931 blog posts   40 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 1242695            Tags   Past Edits
13063/Howrah - Balurghat Express
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Booking is Open...
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