Chittagong to Dhaka Train Schedule & Ticket Price 2021
Are you planning to make a trip from Chittagong to Dhaka, and looking for Chittagong to Dhaka train schedule and ticket price? We are here to help you with information you need.
It would be wise to choose the railway to travel between these two largest and distant cities in Bangladesh. Because it is safe and affordable. So every day thousands of people travel from Chittagong to Dhaka by train. And they all search for Chittagong to Dhaka train schedule.
That is why we’ve brought here all the information about the train schedule and ticket price for traveling from Chittagong to Dhaka. What’s the distance from Chittagong to Dhaka, which trains run from Chittagong to Dhaka, what time they leave, what is the ticket price for Chittagong to Dhaka trains — all this information for you. Hope you find this article useful.
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Chittagong to Dhaka Distance
Chittagong to Dhaka distance by rail is 346 km, according to Bangladesh railway. And by road, the distance between Chittagong and Dhaka is 295 km, as shown by Bangladesh National Portal. Since it’s a long way, most of the traveler prefer railway for their trip instead of other transports.
If you want to know the exact distance from the capital Dhaka to other district cities of Bangladesh by road and rail, please check it out: Dhaka to All district Distance.
Chittagong to Dhaka Train List
So, before we go into details about the train schedule from Chittagong to Dhaka, let’s take a look at the list of trains that run on this route. It is a matter of relief that a total of 8 trains run on Chittagong to Dhaka route. So you can start the journey at your convenient time. We’re listing the trains below. Note that the first 5 are intercity trains of the list and the remaining 3 are mail trains:
- 701 – Subarna Express
- 721 – Mahanagar Express
- 703 – Mahanagar Godhuli
- 787 – Sonar Bangla Express
- 741 – Turna Express
- 1 – Dhaka Mail
- 3 – Karnaphuli Express
- 67 – Chattala express
1. Subarna Express:
Subarna Express (Train No. 701/702) is a non-stop and fast intercity train operated by Bangladesh Railway. It travels from Chittagong Railway Station to Kamalapur Railway Station in Dhaka.
There are currently 3 non-stop intercity trains in Bangladesh. Subarna Express was the first. It does not stop anywhere on its 346 km long journey except the Dhaka Airport Railway Station.
Schedule: Subarna Express leaves Chittagong Railway Station at 07:00 AM and arrives at Dhaka’s Kamalapur Railway Station at 12:20 PM. Monday is the weekly closing day for Subarna Express.
Stoppage: Subarna Express only takes a 3 minute break at Dhaka Airport Railway Station. The train does not stop anywhere else on its long journey.
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2. Mahanagar Express:
Mahanagar Express (Train No. 721/722) is a luxury intercity train operated by Bangladesh Railway. The train runs between the port city of Chittagong and the capital Dhaka. It first started its journey on December 4, 1985.
Schedule: Mahanagar Express intercity train leaves Chittagong for Dhaka at 12:30 PM and arrives at the destination at 07:10 PM. Sunday is the weekly off-day for Mahanagar Express.
Stoppages: Mahanagar Express train stops at the following 12 stations:
Kumira, Feni Junction, Nangalkot, Laksam Junction, Comilla, Kasba, Akhaura Junction, Brahmanbaria, Ashuganj, Bhairab Bazar Junction, Narsingdi and Dhaka Airport Railway Station.
3. Mahanagar Godhuli:
Mahanagar Godhuli (Train No. 703/704) is one of the luxurious intercity trains runs on Chittagong to Dhaka route. The train connects Feni, Comilla, Brahmanbaria and Kishoreganj districts by rail link. It was inaugurated in 1986.
Schedule: Mahanagar Godhuli train leaves Chittagong at 03:00 PM and reaches Dhaka at 09:25 PM. It has no off day.
Stoppages: Mahanagar Godhuli intercity train halts at the following 8 places: Feni Junction, Gunavati, Laksam Junction, Comilla, Akhaura Junction, Brahmanbaria, Bhairab Bazar Junction and Dhaka Airport Railway Station.
4. Sonar Bangla Express:
Sonar Bangla Express (Train No. 787−788) is one of the 3 stop non-stop intercity trains in Bangladesh. This is a very popular and luxurious train runs on Chittagong to Dhaka rail route.
Sonar Bangla Express was inaugurated on June 25, 2016.
Schedule: Sonar Bangla Express intercity train leaves Chittagong at 05:00 PM and reaches Dhaka at 10:10 PM. Its weekly off day is Tuesday.
Stoppage: As a non-stop intercity train, Sonar Bangla Express does not stop at any station on its route except Dhaka Airport Railway Station.
To learn more about individual time schedule and ticket price of Sonar Bangla Express train, please follow the article:
5. Turna Express:
Turna Express (Train No. 741/742) is a high speed luxury intercity train for Chittagong to Dhaka route operated by Bangladesh Railway. Turna is the 2nd intercity train on this route which runs seven days a week. Turna is ideal for you if you want to travel at night.
Schedule: Turna Express train starts from Chittagong at 11:00 PM and reaches Dhaka at 05:15 AM. It has no off day.
Stoppages: Turna Express intercity train halts at the following 7 stations on its way:
Feni Junction, Laksam Junction, Comilla, Akhaura Junction, Brahmanbaria, Bhairab Bazar Junction and Dhaka Airport Railway Station.
Chittagong to Dhaka Train Schedule
Now we will present to you the full details of Chittagong to Dhaka train schedule, so that you can match the appropriate train with your suitable time. In this case, it is important to keep an eye on the day of closure of trains. Because the concerned train does not run on holiday. For example, Subarna Express does not run on Mondays and Mahanagar Express remains closed on Sundays.
The detailed schedule of the five intercity trains and three mail trains is given in the table below.
Chittagong to Dhaka Train Timetable 2021
|Train Name||Departure||Arrival||Off Day|
|701 - Subarna Express||07:00 AM||12:20 PM||Monday|
|721 - Mahanagar Express||12:30 PM||07:10 PM||Sunday|
|703 - Mahanagar Godhuli||03:00 PM||09:25 PM||No|
|787 - Sonar Bangla Express||05:00 PM||10:10 PM||Tuesday|
|741 - Turna Express||11:00 PM||05:15 AM||No|
|1 - Dhaka Mail||10:30 PM||07:20 AM||No|
|3 - Karnafuli Express||10:00 AM||07:40 PM||No|
|67 - Chattala Express||08:30 AM||03:50 PM||Tuesday|
Chittagong to Dhaka Train Ticket Price
After discussing Chittagong to Dhaka train schedule, this time we will know about Chittagong to Dhaka train ticket price. There are different types of trains in Bangladesh, you know. The funny thing is that all types of train fares are the same so far. However, each train has different quality seats for passengers and the train ticket price varies accordingly. We are presenting to you in detail the Chittagong to Dhaka train ticket price as per the latest price list published by Bangladesh Railway here. You can choose any quality seat for your trip according to your budget and choice. Follow the table below to know the ticket price of Chittagong to Dhaka train for all classes.
By the way, you can now purchase train tickets for your desired destination online from the comfort of your own home. Find detailed guidelines on online train tickets here: Bangladesh Railway Online Train Ticket.
|Seat Class||Ticket Price|
|2nd Class General||90 Taka|
|2nd Class Mail||115 Taka|
|Shovan Chair||345 Taka|
|1st Class Chair||460 Taka|
|1st Berth||685 Taka|
|AC Seat||788 Taka|
|AC Berth||1179 Taka|
Chittagong to Dhaka Train Turna Express
This was all we have about Chittagong to Dhaka train schedule and Chittagong to Dhaka train ticket price 2020. All the information given here is as per the latest notification issued by the Bangladesh Railway Authority. However, it is worth mentioning that the Railway Authority reserves the right to change this schedule any time. Please Feel free to contact us if you have any further question about this schedule and price list. If you need to know about your return trip, please have a look at: Dhaka to Chittagong Train Schedule 2020. Thank you so much for spending some time with us.
Have a nice journey!