The train ran into the sea with thousands of passengers

The train ran into the sea with thousands of passengers

The first train whistle blew on the Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar route. The long wait is over. ‘Cox’s Bazar Express’ left Dhaka’s Kamalapur station at 11 pm on Friday (December 1) with 1,000 and 10 passengers bound for Cox’s Bazar’s iconic railway station. With this, the train journey officially started on the 480 km long Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar railway from Dhaka.

The train is scheduled to reach Cox’s Bazar iconic railway station by 7:20 am. The total travel time of the train is 8 hours 50 minutes.

Meanwhile, the excited passengers got the first train tickets. Passengers with Cox’s Bazar tickets said that this first journey from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar will be history. So I am booking tickets in advance. Today that dream is being fulfilled.

‘Cox’s Bazar Express’ Train Schedule:

Initially, train number 813 will leave Cox’s Bazar at 12:40 PM and reach Chittagong at 3:40 PM. It will leave Chittagong at 4 pm with a 20-minute break and reach Dhaka Airport Station at 8:30 pm non-stop. It will leave Dhaka Airport Station at 8:33 PM and reach Dhaka Railway Station at 9:10 PM with a break of 3 minutes.

“Cox’s Bazar Express” leaves with 1000 passengers from Kamalapur station to the iconic railway station of Cox’s Bazar.
‘Cox’s Bazar Express’ leaves with 1000 passengers from Kamalapur station to the iconic railway station of Cox’s Bazar.

On the other hand, train number 814 will leave from platform 2 or 3 of Dhaka railway station at 10:30 pm and reach the airport station at 10:53 pm. It will leave Chittagong at 10:58 PM with a break of 5 minutes and reach Chittagong at 3:40 PM. It will leave there at 4 pm with a break of 20 minutes and reach Cox’s Bazar station at 6:40 am.
The first train whistle blew on the Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar route. The long wait is over. ‘Cox’s Bazar Express’ left Dhaka’s Kamalapur station at 11 pm on Friday (December 1) with 1,000 and 10 passengers bound for Cox’s Bazar’s iconic railway station. With this, the train journey officially started on the 480 km long Dhaka-Cox’s Bazar railway from Dhaka.

The train is scheduled to reach Cox’s Bazar iconic railway station by 7:20 am. The total travel time of the train is 8 hours 50 minutes.

Meanwhile, the excited passengers got the first train tickets. Passengers with Cox’s Bazar tickets said that this first journey from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar will be history. So I am booking tickets in advance. Today that dream is being fulfilled.

‘Cox’s Bazar Express’ Train Schedule:

Initially, train number 813 will leave Cox’s Bazar at 12:40 PM and reach Chittagong at 3:40 PM. It will leave Chittagong at 4 pm with a 20-minute break and reach Dhaka Airport Station at 8:30 pm non-stop. It will leave Dhaka Airport Station at 8:33 PM and reach Dhaka Railway Station at 9:10 PM with a break of 3 minutes.

“Cox’s Bazar Express” leaves with 1000 passengers from Kamalapur station to the iconic railway station of Cox’s Bazar.
‘Cox’s Bazar Express’ leaves with 1000 passengers from Kamalapur station to the iconic railway station of Cox’s Bazar.
On the other hand, train number 814 will leave from platform 2 or 3 of Dhaka railway station at 10:30 pm and reach the airport station at 10:53 pm. It will leave Chittagong at 10:58 PM with a break of 5 minutes and reach Chittagong at 3:40 PM. It will leave there at 4 pm with a break of 20 minutes and reach Cox’s Bazar station at 6:40 am.

Train fare:

The fare of Sobhon chair from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar is fixed at Tk 695. AC chair rent is 1 thousand 325 taka, AC seat rent is 1 thousand 590 taka and AC berth rent (sleeping seat) is 2 thousand 380 taka. On the other hand, the fare from Chittagong to Cox’s Bazar is Tk 205 for Sobhan chair, Tk 386 for Snigdha class, Tk 466 for AC seat and Tk 696 for AC berth.

The fare of Sobhon chair from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar is fixed at Tk 695. AC chair rent is 1 thousand 325 taka, AC seat rent is 1 thousand 590 taka and AC berth rent (sleeping seat) is 2 thousand 380 taka. On the other hand, the fare from Chittagong to Cox’s Bazar is Tk 205 for Sobhan chair, Tk 386 for Snigdha class, Tk 466 for AC seat and Tk 696 for AC berth.

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