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Jan 02 (10:50)   12339/Coalfield Express

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➡️UP train is placed on Platform No 12 of Howrah at around 16:00 hours ONLY AFTER UP Malda InterCity had departed form there. (DN Shantinketan Exp departs as UP Coalfield Express),passengers can start boarding (Sometimes AC coaches gets cleaning,so doors remain closed)
*Seats get filled from Howrah,even if u can't find a seat,try to find them in the front coaches
➡️DN train is placed on Platform No 2 of Dhanbad at around 05:30 AM (some designated coaches OPEN AT Asansol,Raniganj,Andal and Durgapur ONLY)
train May LEAVE LATE if Shantiniketan Express arrives late.UP/DN Mostly remains ON TIME,though sometimes DN train don't get clearance at Howrah Outer.
➡️If you are a GENERAL TRAVELLER,please opt for Reservation as Daily Passengers "rule" this train,you WON'T GET seat easily in Unreserved compartments
➡️Neat and clean coaches,UP train (usually) gets platform maintainance at Howrah.
➡️Toilets are NOT ALWAYS clean.
➡️Food available from vendors
➡️Charging points present in most of the coaches
➡️DN train has scheduled overtake of Rajdhani Express before Mankar, sometimes overtakes happen in HWH-BWN Chord also
➡️Old no 3029/3030 ,Converted to SuperFast on 03/06/2006.
*When introduced,used to Stop at Barddhaman,then around 1985 (probably),Stop at BWN was removed and a Galloping HWH-BWN EMU Local was given as compensation

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