To cater to the rush of passengers on the occasion of HOLI festival , Eastern Railway will run sixteen ( 16 ) more special
trains -- two Holi special trains each between Howrah & Kamakhya, Howrah & Gorakhpur, Howrah-Raxaui-Asansol, Asansol &
Patna, four trains between Maida & Anand Vihar and two Janasadharan Special trains each between Howrah & Raxaul and Howrah
& Anand Nagar.
02257 Up Howrah - Kamakhya Holi Special (via-Oankuni) will start from Howrah station at 23 :05 hrs. on 11.3. 2017 and
reach Kamakhya station at 19 :30 hrs. on the next day, while the corresponding down train (02258 On) leaving Kamakhya at 23:45
hrs. on 12.3.2017 will arrive at Howrah at 19:30 hrs. next day. This train will have Air Conditioned & Sleeper Class accommodations.
03131 Up Howrah - Gorakhpur Holi Special (via-Oankuni) will start from Howrah station at 23:55 hrs . on 8.3.2017 and
reach Gorakhpur station at 17:30 hrs . on the next day, while the corresponding down train (03132 On) leaving Gorakhpur at 19:05
hrs. on 9.3.2017 will arrive at Howrah station at 12:40 hrs. next day.
03429 Up Malda-Anand Vihar Holi Special (via-Sultanpur) will start from Maida Town station at 9:05 hrs. on 20.3.2017 &
27.3.2017 and reach Anand Vihar station at 14:20 hrs. on next days, while the corresponding down train (03430 Dn) l eaving Anand
Vihar station at 17 :10 hrs. on 21.3.2017 & 28.3.2017 will arrive at Maida Town station at 23:50 hrs. on next days.
03039 Up/ 03040 Dn Howrah - Raxaul - Asansol Holi Special (via-Oankuni) w ill start from Howrah sta tion at 15:00 hrs . on
10.3.2017 and reach Raxaul station at 10:00 hrs. on the next day, while in return journey leaving Raxaul station at 12:00 hrs. on
11.3.2017 this train will t erminate at Asansol station at 23:45 hrs. on the same day
These trains will have Air Conditioned, Sleeper Class & General Second Class accommodations.
03575 Up/03576 On Asansol - Patna Holi Special train leaving Asansol & Patna stations at 7: 15 hrs. & 15 :10 hrs. on
12.3.2017 will reach Patna & Asansol stations at 14:00 hrs. & 22:00 hrs. respectively on the same day. This train will have Second
Class reserved & un-reserved accommodations.
Jan asa dharan Ho ll Speci al trains:
ER has arranged Howrah-Raxaul & Howrah-Anand Nagar Janasadharan Holi special trains having all unreserved General Second Class
03041 Up/ 03042 On Howrah- Raxaui-Howrah Janasadharan Holi Special (via-Bandel) will start from Howrah station at
22:50 hrs. on 9 .3.2017 and rea ch Raxaul station at 16:05 hrs. on the next day, while in return journey l eaving Raxaul station at
19:45 hrs . on 10.3.2017 t his train will arrive at Howrah station at 12:15 hrs. next day
03067 Up/ 03068 On Howrah - Anand Nagar-Howrah Janasadharan Holi Special will start from Howrah station at 22:50
hrs. on 11.3.2017 and rea c h Anand Nagar station at 21:10 hrs. on the next day, while in return journey leaving Anand Nagar sta t ion
at 00:45 hrs . on 13.3.2017 this train will arrive at Howrah station at 20:15 hrs. on the same day.
It may be mentioned that, ER has already declared earlier 6 other special trains for Holi Festival of which 4 will
run between Howrah & Muzaffarpur and 2 between Sealdah & Kamakhya .