Chambal Express
Service typeExpress
First service4 November 1987; 36 years ago (1987-11-04)
Current operator(s)North Central Railways
TerminiHowrah (HWH)
Gwalior (GWL)
Distance travelled1,288 km (800 mi)
Average journey time23 hours 10 minutes
Service frequencyBi-weekly
Train number(s)12175 / 12176
On-board services
Class(es)AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, Sleeper class, General Unreserved
Seating arrangementsYes
Sleeping arrangementsYes
Catering facilitiesE-catering
Observation facilitiesRake sharing with 12177/12178 Howrah–Mathura Chambal Express
Baggage facilitiesAbove the head
Rolling stockLHB coach
Track gauge1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)
Operating speed55 km/h (34 mph) average with halts
Route map

The 12175 / 12176 Chambal Express is a Express train of the Indian Railways connecting Howrah Junction in West Bengal and Gwalior Junction of Madhya Pradesh. It is currently being operated with 12175/12176 train numbers three days a week.[1][2]


The 12175/Chambal Express has an average speed of 55 km/h and covers 1288 km in 23 hrs 30 mins. 12176/Chambal Express has an average speed of 55 km/h and covers 1288 km in 23 hrs 30 mins.

Route & halts

The important halts of the train are:

Coach composition

The train has got LHB rakes from 12 January 2019 with max speed of 120 kmph. The train consists of 20 coaches:


Both trains are hauled by a Howrah-based WAP-7 (HOG)-equipped locomotive on its entire journey.

Rake sharing

The train shares its rake with 12177/12178 Howrah–Mathura Chambal Express.

See also



  1. ^ Onboard housekeeping service in trains to improve cleanliness
  2. ^ "22 January 2015 Reschedule/Late running/Delayed Train list". Archived from the original on 16 February 2016. Retrieved 27 June 2017.