Dhaka to Chittagong train service is a very busy train route in Bangladesh. Dhaka is the capital city of Bangladesh and Chittagong is the trade capital of Bangladesh. So there are several trains on this route. Every day thousands of people from both cities use the Dhaka to Chittagong route to reach their destination. If you want to know the train schedule and prices of the tickets of Dhaka to Chittagong route this is the right place. On this post, we will let you know the train schedule and ticket price of Dhaka to Chittagong railway track. You will also know how you can book your ticket through mobile phone and online.
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Dhaka to Chittagong Train
Bangladesh railway has been a loss project for Bangladesh Govt. as it could not able to earn much revenue that can meet the profit. In recent years, Bangladesh Railway (BR) authority took some initiatives to make the train journey more comfortable for the passengers. They increase the number of train and stations.
At present Dhaka to Chittagong, railway track has double line. So the duration of the journey has reduced. Now it is possible to reach Chittagong from Dhaka within 5 hours. Currently, there are nine trains on Dhaka to Chittagong route.
Dhaka to Chittagong Train List
- Mahanagar Godhuli
- Mahanagar Provati
- Turna Express
- Mahanagar Express
- Sonar Bangla Express
- Subarna Express
- Chattala Express
- Chittagong Mail
- Karnaphuli Express.
Last three trains are mail train and rest six trains are intercity train service.
Dhaka to Chittagong Train Ticket Price & Time schedule
In every railway station in Dhaka to Chittagong railway track, there are train schedule and price table shown on the wall. Every train has certain departure and arrival time which they try to maintain. If there is an accident on the track or schedule loss for some reason they can’t maintain the exact time. Delay time depends on the cause of the reasons.
1) Mahanagar Godhuli
The train number of Mahanagar Godhuli is 722/703. It has the ability to carry about a thousand passengers at a time.
Departure time: It leaves at 4:40 pm from Dhaka and at 3 pm from Chittagong railway station.
Substations: The train takes break at Bhairaab Bazar, B. Baria, Akhaura, Comilla and Feni railway station.
Mahanagar Godhuli Ticket Price: The train has three types of ticket. Each ticket has different price. It costs 731 Tk for AC seat, 610 Tk for Snigdha and 320 Tk for Shovon Chair.
2) Mahanagar Provati
The train does not have any off day that means it continues its service all the seven days in a week. Mohanagarprovati has 16 compartments. It has a place to say your prayers.
Departure Time: It leaves Dhaka railway station at 7:40 am and leaves the Chittagong railway station at 7:20 am.
Mahanagar Provati Ticket Price: It has five-category tickets. AC cabin costs 765 Tk, First class price is 455 Tk, Snigdha second class price is 345 Tk, Shovon chair price is 150 Tk and Shovon chair second class price is 125 Tk.
Half ticket is mandatory for the children aged three to twelve years.
3) Sonar Bangla Express
This is a new member of Bangladesh Railway family. Last year Sonar Bangla express was brought to this route to provide the passengers’ more comfortable service with less journey time. This train runs from Dhaka to Chittagong. The train takes only 5 hours to reach in Chittagong from Dhaka. The Same duration goes for Chittagong to Dhaka route. The weekly off day of this train is Friday from Dhaka and Saturday from Chittagong. 788 is the identification number of Sonar Bangla Express. It provides food on journey time without taking money because food price is included in actual ticket price.
Sonar Bangla Ticket price: Sonar Bangla Express has three category tickets. AC seat costs 1100 Tk, Snigdha costs 1000 Tk and the Shovoncahir costs 600 Tk.
4) Subarna Express
Subarna Express is one of the fastest trains in the country. It runs on Dhaka to Chittagong route. Subarna Express takes only 5 hours and 10 minutes to reach the destination. It takes no break on journey time. It runs the service 6 days in a week except for Friday. The train has LED TV on every coach.
Departure time: It leaves Chittagong at 7 am and leaves Dhaka station at 3 pm.
Subarna Express Ticket Price: The shovon chair price is 355 Tk and Snigdha price is 673 Tk.
5) Turna Nishita
TurnaNishita is a night train service which leaves at 11 pm from both Dhaka and Chittagong railway station. It takes to break on Feni, Comilla, Laksham and B. Baria railway station.
Turna Nishita Ticket Price: The price of AC bath is 1093 Tk, AC seat 731 Tk and Shovon chair 320 Tk.
Bangladesh Railway Ticket Online Booking
You can book your train ticket through mobile phone and online ticket booking system on Bangladesh Railway website. We will let you know the procedure on another post. Goodbye then!