Kolkata Mail

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12322 Kolkata Mail
Howrah Mumbai Mail

The Kolkata Mail (via Chheoki) is a daily train running between two metro cities Kolkata, (Howrah Station) in West Bengal and Mumbai, (Mumbai CST) in Maharashtra. Numbered 12321/22, the train belongs to the superfast category.

12322 Kolkata Mail at Allahabad

Route[edit]

This train travels through Asansol, Gaya, Mughalsarai Junction, Allahabad Junction, Katni Junction, Itarsi Junction, Bhusaval, Manmad Junction, and Kalyan to reach Mumbai CST, and vice versa.

Traction[edit]

A Bhusaval or Itarsi based WAP-4 locomotive hauls the train from Mumbai CST to Itarsi after which an Itarsi-based WDP-4 or WDP-4B locomotive hauls the train until Allahabad. From Allahabad, a Howrah or Mughalsarai based WAP-4 hauls the train for the remainder of its journey until Howrah.

Before 6 June 2015, this train was used to be hauled by a Kalyan-based WCAM 3 locomotive from Mumbai CST to Igatpuri.

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