As announced in the Railway Budget, Asansol-Chennai Central Weekly Express Train has been introduced. on its regular run, this train will depart Asansol on Wednesdays and departs Chennai Central on Fridays.
Accordingly, Train No.12376 Asansol-Chennai Central Weekly Express will depart Asansol at 16 00 hrs on Wednesdays with effect from 1st August, 2012 and will arrive Chennai Central at 22 45 hrs on the next day. In the return direction, Train No.12375 Chennai Central-Asansol weekly Express will depart Chennai Central at 14 35 hrs on Fridays and arrive Asansol at 21 55 hrs on the next day.
Passing through South Central Railway system, this train will stop enroute at Joychandi Pahar, Purulia, Chakradharpur, Rourkela, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Bargarh road, Balangir, Titlagarh, Kesinga, Muniguda, Rayagada, Parvatipuram, Bobbili, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijyawada, Tenali, Ongole, Nellore, Gudur, and Sullurupeta.