Eastern Railways Introduce Special Trains For IPL Matches At Eden Gardens

Watching IPL matches at Eden Gardens is an experience like no other for cricket enthusiasts in Kolkata. However, for many, the thought of getting back home after a late-night match can be daunting. Concerns about missing the last train or facing the hassle of finding transportation often linger in their minds, overshadowing the joy of the game. 

But worry no more! Eastern Railway has come to the rescue with a special initiative to ensure fans can enjoy the matches at Eden without fretting about their journey back home. Bid farewell to those worries as Eastern Railway introduces cricket special trains, providing a hassle-free commute for spectators.

According to railway sources, after the conclusion of KKR team evening matches on April 26, 29, and May 11, special trains will be stationed at the venue to ferry spectators to their destinations. A 12-coach EMU train will depart from Princep Ghat at 11:50 PM, reaching Barasat at 1:00 AM. This train will stop at prominent locations like Eden Gardens, BBD Bagh, Bagbazar, Kolkata, Dum Dum Junction, Dum Dum Cantonment, Birati, and Madhyamgram before reaching Barasat.

In addition, another 12-coach EMU train will depart from BBD Bagh at 12:02 AM, reaching Baruipur at 1:32 AM. This train will stop at BBD Bagh, Eden Gardens, Princep Ghat, Majherhat, New Alipore, Ballygunge, and Sonarpur before reaching Baruipur.

This announcement has been met with enthusiasm from cricket aficionados, relieving them of transportation concerns and allowing them to focus solely on enjoying the game. With this initiative, Eastern Railway ensures that every cricket fan can witness the action live at Eden Gardens without any hindrance.

So, mark your calendars and gear up to witness the thrill of IPL matches at Eden, knowing that Eastern Railway has your back with convenient and dedicated cricket trains. Get ready to cheer for your team without worrying about the ride back home!

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