Sundarban Express is the intercity express train. It connects the capital city Dhaka to the southwestern city Khulna. On its a way of journey, the train takes several stoppages. This train was added to Bangladesh Railway services on August 17, 2003. Western Zone of Bangladesh railway operates this train. The total railway distance of Dhaka to Khulna is 449 Km which is equivalent to 279 miles. Ac Sleepers, Ac Chairs, and Shovan Chair facilities are available on the Sundarban Express. Here we have provided the complete details of Sundarban Express.
Sundarban Express train schedule
Sundarban Express runs from Dhaka to Khulna and Khulna to Dhaka. It is the main train in the Dhaka-Khulna train route. If you want to make the trip on Sundarban, then knowing the Sundarban Express train Schedule is essential. It departs from Dhaka at 8:15 am in the morning. At 5.40 pm it reaches Khulna Railway station. It returns from Khulna at 8.15 pm and reaches Dhaka Kamlapur Railway stations at 7:00 am. From Dhaka, Sundarban Express holds 726 train Numbers. While returning from Khulna, it holds 725 train numbers.
|Khulna – Dhaka||8:15 PM||7:00 AM||Tuesday|
|Dhaka – Khulna||8:15 AM||5:40 PM||Wednesday|
Sundarban Express train ticket price
Sundarban Express has several class seat types. All class Seats fare is different from another one. If you want to buy a train ticket, you should know the ticket prices, Sundarban Express ticket prices are listed below.
Sundarban Express Train Route
Sundarban Express train halts on different stoppages while making on Journey. We have mentioned the major stations to understand the route of the Sundarban Express.
The Train Starts the journey from Dhaka Kamlapur Railway station. From Kamlapur Station, It reaches Gazipur. Then Sundarban Express Train halts on Ishurdi via Tangail and Sirajganj. So those who are making the journey from Dhaka to Tangail by train also can board this train. Then this train visits Kustia, Chuadanga, and Jessore to reach Khulna. This is in short Sundarban Express train route.
Sundarban Express train stoppage stations
As I have mentioned earlier, Sundarban Express has lots of substations. According to the Bangladesh Railway, here is the list of Substations of the train. I have included here from Dhaka to Khulna and Reverser Substations serially.
Dhaka to Khulna Substations
|From Dhaka to Khulna||Arrival Time||Departure Time|
|BB Setu (East)||10:45||10:55|
|SM Monsur Ali||11:21||11:24|
Khulna to Dhaka Substations
|From Khulna to Dhaka||Arrival Time||Departure Time|
|SM Monsur Ali||4:00||4:03|
Sundarban Express train tracking
Bangladesh Government and Bangladesh Railway authority launce train tracking system. By following specific format of SMS, you can track Sundarban Express Train. To track Sundarban Express, folow the below steps to track.
- Go to Mobile SMS Option
- Type TR <space> Sundarban Express Train Code
- Send it to 16318
On the return SMS, you will get the exact location of Sundarban Express.
For Example TR 726
The above message will show the Dhaka to Khulna Train location.
Last but not least
Video Review of Sundarban Express Train
Sundarban Express is a delightful train service in Dhaka to Khulna Route. If you want to make a trip on Sundarban Express, then I recommend giving a try to this train. It will make your journey pleasant. Don’t forget to share your experiences after making the journey on Sundarban Express. We are waiting to hear from you. Have a safe journey.