Patna, the capital of the state of Bihar, and also being the state’s largest city, is one of India’s oldest continuously inhabited areas. Although it is known for great medical services and educational institutions, there are a lot of places to be visited in Patna. Since we have relatives residing there, my family decided to visit Patna during the summer holidays for a change.
There are in total 58 trains from New Delhi to Patna Junction. There are 8 Rajdhani trains, 3 GaribRath Trains, 25 Mail Express trains, 4 AC Express Trains, 1 AC Superfast Trains, 3 SamparkKranti Trains, 1 Duronto Train and 13 Superfast Trains. You also have the cheaper way of travelling by air by getting online deals on tickets, but I and my family like train journeys so we decided to travel by train.
We boarded the Kolkata Rajdhani Express train, knowing it takes the least amount of time to reach Patna Junction from New Delhi Station. It covers a distance of 998 kms in 11 hours and 35 minutes. If you are planning to travel by this train, I advise you to book tickets way prior because this train runs only on Fridays so the rush for tickets is a lot. We passed through Mughal … Travel More