The Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani is an important train run by Northern Railway, connecting Bhubaneshwar to New Delhi. It runs five days a week from Delhi and Bhubaneshwar both. The Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani is a fast alternative to Neelanchal Express.


Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani near Tilak Bridge

Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani covers the distance in just over 28 hours. It is one of the fastest trains in India.



Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani leaving Kharagpur

Running as 2421/22 via Adra thrice a week and as 2443/44 via Tatanagar four days a week, Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani Express runs at an average speed of 77 kmph (excluding halts), and touches a top speed 130 kmph in the Delhi - Kanpur section of the route.


The train runs on the Golden Quadrilateral route of Delhi - Howrah till Gomoh, and is one of the most prestigious trains of this route.



Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani passing Ghatsila

The train covers the distance of 1724 km in 23 hrs 10 min.


The train covers the distance of 1800 km in 25 hrs 15 min.

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