Dhaka to Rajshahi Train Schedule & Ticket Price 2021
Rajshahi is the largest city in North Bengal, located on the banks of the river Padma. If you want to go to Rajshahi by train from Dhaka, you need to know about Dhaka to Rajshahi train schedule and ticket price. That is what this article says. There is also some supplementary information and pictures.
The train schedule and train ticket price put here has been updated as per the latest circulation of Bangladesh Railway, on December 2020. However, changes may come from time to time by the Railway Authority. We’ll update this train schedule and ticket price chart accordingly when such changes occur.
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Dhaka to Rajshahi Distance
The distance from Dhaka to Rajshahi by rail is 343 km, according to a survey by Bangladesh Railway. On the other hand, the road distance from Dhaka to Rajshahi is 258 km, as shown by Bangladesh National Portal.
Four intercity trains run on Dhaka to Rajshahi route. They take around 5 hours to cover the distance. Trains on Dhaka to Rajshahi route have all the modern facilities. Starting from simple and cheap quality seats, they also have extremely luxurious AC cabins. There are food canteens, prayer places, clean toilets and security guards in those trains. Considering these aspects, Dhaka to Rajshahi train travel is better than by other public transports.
Dhaka to Rajshahi Train Route Map
Dhaka to Rajshahi railway is one of the longest rail routes in Bangladesh. There are many stations or stoppages on this 343 km long railway. If you want to know in detail about all the substations and stoppages of Dhaka to Rajshahi Railway, you can download and view the following PDF file.
Not all trains on a route stop at all stations. However, we’re listing the main stations and stoppages on Dhaka to Rajshahi train route here. Most of the trains on this route halt at these stations or stops.
This is Dhaka to Rajshahi train station list, which has the following 11 stoppages between its starting station of Dhaka Kamalapur and the destination of Rajshahi station:
Dhaka Airport Railway Station, Joydebpur Junction, Tangail, Bangabandhu Bridge East Junction, S M Ali, Ullapara, Baral Bridge, Chatmohar, Ishwardi Bypass, Abdulpur Junction and Sardah Road.
Dhaka to Rajshahi Train Schedule
Four intercity trains are available from Dhaka to Rajshahi. They are: Silkcity Express, Padma Express, Dhumketu Express and Banolata Express. Each of these trains runs six days a week and remains closed one day. The departure times, arrival times and off-day schedules of the four trains of Dhaka to Rajshahi route are given in the table below.
Dhaka to Rajshahi Train Schedule 2021
|Train Name||Departure||Arrival||Off Day|
|754 - Silkcity Express||02:45 PM||08:35 PM||Sunday|
|759 - Padma Express||11:00 PM||04:30 AM||Tuesday|
|769 - Dhumketu Express||06:00 AM||11:40 AM||Thursday|
|792 - Banalata Express||01:30 PM||06:35 PM||Friday|
Dhaka to Rajshahi Train Ticket Price
After describing Dhaka to Rajshahi train schedule, now we’ll learn about Dhaka to Rajshahi train ticket price 2020. So, here we’re showing the ticket prices of four intercity trains Silkcity Express, Banolata Express, Padma Express and Dhumketu Express from Dhaka to Rajshahi as per the Bangladesh Railway train ticket Price chart. Trains have different quality seats. When buying tickets, you can book any quality seat you like.
Dhaka to Rajshahi Train Ticket Price 2021
|Seat Class||Ticket Price|
|AC Seat||680 Taka|
|AC Berth||1020 Taka|
Buy Train Ticket Online
You no longer have to go to rail station inevitably to buy a ticket to travel from Dhaka to Rajshahi by a train, rather you can book your desired train ticket online from the comfort of your own home. We’ve stated details of how to buy train ticket online step by step. Please read this article: Bangladesh Railway E-Ticket.
Fastest Train Silkcity Express in Video
Silkcity Express is the fastest train in Bangladesh. Here in this video, Silkcity Express is rushing towards Dhaka from Rajshahi.
This is all about Dhaka to Rajshahi train schedule and ticket price 2020. You can also take a look at Rajshahi to Dhaka train schedule, if you would like to know the information about your return route. Feel free to contact us if you have any further question about this. Thank you so much for for being with us.
Have a nice journey!