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12841/Coromandel Express (PT)
করমন্ডল এক্সপ্রেস / கோரமண்டல் அதிவேக வண்டி     कोरोमंडल एक्सप्रेस

HWH/Howrah Junction --> MAS/Chennai Central

Inaugural Run
Sun Mar 06, 1977
Pantry/Catering
✓ Pantry Car
✓ On-board Catering
✓ E-Catering
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Sat Oct 22, 2016 (09:26AM)
Updated: Oct 04 2016 (11:21) by Long leave^~
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RSA - Rake Sharing
12839/12840/12841/12842(MAS HWH mail) has RSA & CBC RAKE.
Rating: 3.5/5 (293 votes)
cleanliness - average (50)
punctuality - excellent (50)
food - good (47)
ticket avbl - average (51)
u/r coach - poor (24)
railfanning - good (49)
safety - good (46)
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Train Tip
Seating
0 Followers
6061 views
Jul 01 2014 (13:06)   12842/Coromandel Express (PT)

Guest: 3f71a280   show all posts
Entry# 1151757            Tags   Past Edits
Never board in sleeper coaches !!

5085 views
Sep 01 2014 (00:50)
lepakkumar~   725 blog posts   1708 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 1151757-1            Tags   Past Edits
yes totally agreed with if u wanna travel in this train prefer ac only
013
Train Tip
Toilet/Water/Cleanliness
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5006 views
Jun 25 2015 (09:20)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

sandy96.cool   11 blog posts   4 correct pred (57% accurate)
Entry# 1523328            Tags   Past Edits
Prefer only AC in this train because there is no difference between Unreserved and sleeper class.Sorry to say this.But you can experince a great speed.furiously fast.King of SER.
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Train Tip
Toilet/Water/Cleanliness
0 Followers
2020 views
Oct 17 2016 (12:29)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

Long leave^~   5773 blog posts   32416 correct pred (84% accurate)
Entry# 2026661            Tags   Past Edits
Very dirty and unclean sleeper coaches. Always overcrowded (i.e, no of passengers greater than berths) due to boarding of Waitlisted passengers. Be careful of RAC/WL passengers who will always try to take your empty birth for a nap.
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Train Tip
Speed/Punctuality
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1573 views
Oct 17 2016 (12:48)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

Long leave^~   5773 blog posts   32416 correct pred (84% accurate)
Entry# 2026684            Tags   Past Edits
Punctuality has been drastically reduced of this train now-a-days. It is stopped several times in between Balasore-Bhubaneshwar, Visakhapattanam-Vijaywada stretch (obvious due to several unnecessary halts). Undergoes good run in Brahmapur-Visakhapattanam & Vijaywada-Chennai stretch.
03
Train Tip
Food/Catering
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2935 views
Apr 21 2016 (13:43)   12842/Coromandel Express (PT)

moumi.chattopadhyay   1 blog posts
Entry# 1813517            Tags   Past Edits
Beware of regular veg meals being sold at Rs. 120/- instead on Rs. 50. They will not say anything while taking orders but will later say that was a la carte! Please complaint 24X7 at 1800111321 or SMS complaint to 9711111139
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Train Tip
Toilet/Water/Cleanliness
0 Followers
11050 views
Apr 29 2014 (02:33)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

Saispwarup Kar   25 blog posts   1 correct pred (33% accurate)
Entry# 1075656            Tags   Past Edits
Poor maintenance in sleeper coaches whether ac coaches are good

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May 08 2014 (20:45)
ranjitg370   2214 blog posts   1141 correct pred (74% accurate)
Re# 1075656-1            Tags   Past Edits
speed aur timing mein yah train mast hai lekin iske sleepar mein bahut badbu aati aur cleanliness bilkul nahi. sleepar mein unreserved passengers aajate. is train ko lhb coach milna chahiye

5392 views
Aug 15 2014 (15:19)
Boxer Bhai   36961 blog posts   12613 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1075656-2            Tags   Past Edits
no chance for lhb rsa remove karo phele

6741 views
Sep 01 2014 (20:33)
Saispwarup Kar   25 blog posts   1 correct pred (33% accurate)
Re# 1075656-3            Tags   Past Edits
agree

4307 views
Sep 05 2015 (01:03)
IR LACKS IN MANAGER~   946 blog posts   291 correct pred (79% accurate)
Re# 1075656-4            Tags   Past Edits
No problem with RSA.

5024 views
Sep 05 2015 (16:11)
akku   781 blog posts   633 correct pred (82% accurate)
Re# 1075656-5            Tags   Past Edits
in my personal experence,every train starting from howarh stinks. maybe they wont clean it at all.

3625 views
Feb 11 2016 (08:18)
BALAYYA ROCKS WITH GAUTAMIPUTRA SATAKARNI~   11313 blog posts   39 correct pred (50% accurate)
Re# 1075656-6            Tags   Past Edits
Tab LHB ka bhi yeh un reserved log Kangal kardenge jaise hai waise hi theek hai

3436 views
Feb 11 2016 (08:18)
BALAYYA ROCKS WITH GAUTAMIPUTRA SATAKARNI~   11313 blog posts   39 correct pred (50% accurate)
Re# 1075656-7            Tags   Past Edits
they clean but most unresrved person boarding in this train they make this like that in from HWH only

3574 views
Feb 12 2016 (14:13)
१२५५९ शिवगंगा सुपरफास्ट एक्सप्रेस १२५६०*^~   7494 blog posts   4517 correct pred (79% accurate)
Re# 1075656-8            Tags   Past Edits
LHB milega to Mail ko sepearte rake mil jayga na ,Mail ko baad mien de denge LHB
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Train Tip
Toilet/Water/Cleanliness
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4979 views
Apr 02 2015 (22:49)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

srira243   50 blog posts
Entry# 1416021            Tags   Past Edits
In Bogie S2, The toilet near seat S7 and 8, the door could not be closed, and the door remained open continuously, with unreserved passengers, present in the bogie, requesting to adjust the reserved passengers to allow them to sit. They slept on the floor with news papers as bed sheet, in the coupe and near toilet. There was foul smell, when the train stopped either for signal or at station.
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Train Tip
Food/Catering
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3187 views
Jun 14 2016 (18:22)   12842/Coromandel Express (PT)

Pradeep   13 blog posts   55 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 1894493            Tags   Past Edits
Try not to order food from the pantry, worthless food. Use online train food ordering sites.
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Train Tip
Rail Fanning
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1402 views
Oct 17 2016 (12:43)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

Long leave^~   5773 blog posts   32416 correct pred (84% accurate)
Entry# 2026680            Tags   Past Edits
Try to track Up-Kandari Express which departs at 14:15 and due to greater stoppages it gets overtaken & overtake several times by Coromandel till Uluberia. It undergoes wonderful parallel action in this stretch.
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Train Tip
Speed/Punctuality
0 Followers
6421 views
Oct 24 2014 (15:50)   12841/Coromandel Express (PT)

joyniyogi   5 blog posts   773 correct pred (92% accurate)
Entry# 1255454            Tags   Past Edits
Travelled in this train till VSKP. The speed of the train at night, especially from BAM onwards is furious and sleeping on the berth feels like you might be thrown away from the berth at any moment. Could be due to my berth position just above the train bogie.

5045 views
Oct 25 2014 (21:42)
Miss You Dad*^~   1141 blog posts   90 correct pred (63% accurate)
Re# 1255454-1            Tags   Past Edits
Myself also had a very similar experience while travelling by the KING of SER. Its not the fault of your berth as you are talking about but I personally feel that trains like Falaknuma & Coromandel do a bit overspeeding during night time.

5199 views
Oct 27 2014 (12:23)
walnutzalmondz~   733 blog posts
Re# 1255454-2            Tags   Past Edits
its due to mostly CBC rakes , even i had same experience in MAS-TVC Mail

3359 views
Jan 14 2016 (15:42)
152 years of Bengaluru Mail^~   8403 blog posts   8206 correct pred (84% accurate)
Re# 1255454-3            Tags   Past Edits
Its not just CBC rakes. I have felt in MAS SBC mail too. Especially on the curves,it seems that the centrifugal force(:P) is trying to throw you off the berth!
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