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WINTER SPECIAL TRAINS BY SOUTHERN RAILWAYS

The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush of passengers o­n account of Christmas, New Year, Irumudi, Thai poosam and Pongal festivals.

Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Weekly Specials:

T.No.06748 Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Superfast Special will leave Nagercoil at 17.00 hrs. o­n 25th November 2012, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th December 2012 & 6th, 13th and 20th January 2013 and arrive Chennai Egmore at 06.05 hrs. the next day. T.No.06747 Chennai Egmore – Nagercoil Special will leave Chennai Egmore at 14.35 hrs. o­n  26th November 2012, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st  December 2012, 7th, 14th and 21st  January 2013 and arrive Nagercoil at 05.30 hrs. the next day.  The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 2 AC 3-tier, 12 Sleeper Class,   Continue reading WINTER SPECIAL TRAINS BY SOUTHERN RAILWAYS

SPECIAL TRAINS FOR SABARIMALA SEASON

The following additional special trains will be run during December 2012 & January 2013 to clear the extra rush of passengers and pilgrims proceeding to Sabarimala.

Hyderabad – Kollam – Hyderabad Specials (via. Kazipet, Renigunta): Train No. 07109 Hyderabad-Kollam special will leave Hyderabad at 15.55 hrson 12th, 15th, 18th, 23rd, December 2012 and 4th, 5th,7th, 8th,11th, 12th, 14th& 15thJanuary 2013and arrive Kollam at 22.15 hrs the next day. Train No. 07110 Kollam-Hyderabad   special will leave Kollam at 00.15 hrs o­n 14th, 17th,20th, 25thDecember 2012, 6th, 7th,9th, 10th, 13th, 14th, 16th& 17thJanuary 2013and arrive Hyderabad at 06.00 hrs the next day. The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 10 Sleeper Class, 5 Continue reading SPECIAL TRAINS FOR SABARIMALA SEASON

Festival SPECIAL TRAINS TO FIROZPUR & GUWAHATI

For the convenience of Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab ,Bihar and Assam bound passengers and to clear extra rush during the festive season, special trains will be run for the benefit of passengers between Surat – Firozpur & Valsad- Guwahati o­n 19th November, 2012.

Surat – Firozpur Special Train

Train No. 09037 Surat – Firozpur Special train will depart from Suratat 08.40 hrs o­n 19th November, 2012 ( Monday) and reach Firozpur at 12.30 hrs. o­n next day. This train will run o­nly for o­ne day i.e o­n 19th November, 2012. Continue reading Festival SPECIAL TRAINS TO FIROZPUR & GUWAHATI

Resumption of Neral-Matheran Services

The regular services o­n Neral–Matheran and shuttle services between Matheran–Aman Lodge section will commence with immediate effect as under:

(A) NERAL–MATHERAN–NERAL MINI TRAIN SERVICES –

NERAL–MATHERAN DOWN TRAINS -

1. 52111 Neral Dep. 06.40 hrs Matheran Arr. 08.40 hrs

2. 52101 Neral Dep. 07.30 hrs Matheran Arr. 09.29 hrs
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SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN CHENNAI CENTRAL AND PATNA

In order to clear extra rush of passengers two special trains between Chennai Central and Patna Jn as per the following schedule:-

Train No. 06031 Chennai Central-Patna Special Train will depart Chennai Central at 11 00 hrs o­n Friday i.e., 16thNovember 2012 and arrive Patna Jn at 05 00 hrs o­n Sunday.

In the return direction, Train No. 06032 Patna-Chennai Central Special Train will depart Patna Jn at 20 55 hrs o­n Sunday i.e.,18th November 2012and arrive Chennai Central at 15 00 hrs o­n the Tuesday. Continue reading SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN CHENNAI CENTRAL AND PATNA

DIWALI SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN BANDRA (T) & JODHPUR VIA AHMEDABAD

To clear extra rush during the festive season and facilitate Rajasthan & Gujaratbound passengers in view of ensuing Diwali festival, special trains will be run for the benefit of passengers between Bandra (T) and Jodhpur via Ahmedabad..

Bandra (T)-Jodhpur Special Train

Train No. 09019 Bandra (T)-Jodhpur Special train will depart from Bandra (T) at 19.50 hrs on 12th November 2012 and reach Jodhpur at 14.45 hrs. the next day. In return direction, Train No. 09020 Jodhpur-Bandra (T) Special train will depart from Jodhpur at 16.30 hrs on 13th November 2012 and arrive at Bandra (T) at 12.45 hrs. the next day.
Continue reading DIWALI SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN BANDRA (T) & JODHPUR VIA AHMEDABAD

Bandra Tr.- Jodhpur-Bandra Tr. Special Train

To clear extra rush during the festive season and facilitate passengers, special trains will be run for the benefit of passengers from Bandra Tr. to Jodhpur.

Bandra Tr.- Jodhpur-Bandra Tr. Special Train

Train No. 09019 Bandra Tr. – JodhpurSpecial train will depart from Bandra Tr. at 00.15 hrs o­n 18th and 21st November,2012and reach Jodhpur at 20.25 hrs. o­n same day.
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Special trains to Jodhpur and Jaipur

To clear extra rush during the festive season and facilitate passengers, special trains will be run for the benefit of passengers from Bandra Tr. to Jodhpur, Jaipur and Patna.

Bandra Tr.- Jodhpur-Bandra Tr.Special Train

Train No. 09019 Bandra Tr. – JodhpurSpecial train will depart from Bandra Tr. at 23.50 hrs o­n 14th November,2012and reach Jodhpur at 17.00hrs. o­n next day.

Similarly in return direction train no 09020 Jodhpur – Bandra Tr. special train willdepart from Jodhpur o­n 15th November , 12 at 19.00 hrs and will arrive Bandra Tr. at 12.40 hrs next day. Continue reading Special trains to Jodhpur and Jaipur

SPECIAL TRAINS FOR SABARIMALA SEASON | 2012

The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush during the Sabarimala season.

Chennai Central – Kollam Superfast Weekly Special & Kollam – Chennai Central Weekly Special:

T.No.06001 Chennai Central – Kollam Superfast Weekly Special will leave Chennai Central at 15.15 hrs. o­n Mondays from 19.11.2012 to 21.1.2013 and arrive Kollam at 05.30 hrs. o­n Tuesdays.  T.No.06002 Kollam – Chennai Central Weekly Special will leave Kollam at 11.15 hrs. o­n Tuesdays from   20.11.2012 to 22.1.2013 and arrive Chennai Central at 03.30 hrs. o­n Wednesdays.  The composition of the trains will be 1 First AC–cum–AC 2-tier, 1 AC 2-tier, 1 AC 3-tier, 6 Sleeper Class, 11 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches.  The trains will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Gudiyattam, Vaniyambadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrisur, Aluva, Ernakulam Town, Kottayam, Tiruvalla, Chengannur and Kayankulam.  T.No.06002 will stop at Perambur also. Continue reading SPECIAL TRAINS FOR SABARIMALA SEASON | 2012

Special Train Between Kurnool Town and Bhopal

In order to clear extra rush of pilgrims attending “ Izthema” congregation at Bhopal o­n 23rd November 2012, South Central Railway will run a Special Train between Kurnool Town and Bhopal via Kachegudaand Kazipet as per the following schedule:-

Train No: 07619, Kurnool Town – Bhopal Special Train will depart Kurnool Town at 22. 00 hrs o­n 22ndNovember 2012,arrive / depart Kacheguda at 03.40 / 03.45 hrs., Malkajgiri at 04.09 / 04.10 hrs. and arrive Bhopal at 22.50 hrs. the next day.
Continue reading Special Train Between Kurnool Town and Bhopal

Diwali Special Trains between Pune and Patna

Railways have decided to run 2 reserved special trains and 2 unreserved special trains between Pune – Patna to clear the extra rush of passengers during festival season.  The details are as under:

A) PUNE–PATNA-PUNE RESERVED SPECIALS

01001 Special will leave Pune o­n Friday 9.11.2012 at 22.45 hrs and arrive Patna at 08.00 hrs o­n Sunday. 01002 Special will leave Patna o­n Sunday 11.11.2012 at 12.20 hrs and arrive Pune at 04.05 hrs o­n Tuesday. Continue reading Diwali Special Trains between Pune and Patna

EXTENSION OF DADAR-YESVANTPUR CHALUKYA EXPRESS

Ministry of Railways have decided to extend 11017/11018 Chalukya Express (6 days a week) running between Dadar and Yesvantpur to Puducherry (3 days a week) and Tirunelveli (3 days a week).  Due to extension, the train will also be renumbered and there will be no service of 11017 Chalukya Express from Dadar from 8.11.2012 and 11018 Chalukya Express from Yesvantpur from 7.11.2012.

COMMENCEMENT OF REGULAR SERVICE Continue reading EXTENSION OF DADAR-YESVANTPUR CHALUKYA EXPRESS

WR to attach extra coaches temporarily

Western Railway will augment o­ne coach each in 5 pairs i.e. 10trains o­n temporarybasis in Jaipur, Ajmer, Chandigarh etc. bound trains between November 2012 to December 2012 for the convenience ofpassengers.

Sr.No. Train No. From To Type of coach Date of Temporary AugmentationW.E.F
1 12979/80 Bandra (T) Jaipur One AC2 -tier Ex Bandra(T) up to 1st Nov to 20th Nov, 2012Ex Jaipur upto 19th Nov, 2012
2 12989/90 Dadar Ajmer One AC2-tier Ex Dadar up to 1st Nov to 22nd Nov, 2012Ex Ajmer upto 21st Nov, 2012
3 22451/52 Bandra Terminus Chandigarh One Sleeper Class Ex Bandar (T) up to 3rd Dec, 2012Ex Chandigarh up to 2nd Dec, 2012 Continue reading WR to attach extra coaches temporarily

SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN CHANDIGARH- VARANASI

For the convenience of rail passengers, Northern Railway has decided to run a Tri- Weekly Festival special train no. 04504/04503 Chandigarh- Varanasi- Chandigarh Tri- Weekly special train as per the following programme:-

The 04504 Chandigarh- Varanasi Tri- Weekly special train will depart from Chandigarh on every Monday, Thursday & Saturday from 05.11.2012 to 01.12.2012 (12 trips) at 11.15 p.m. to reach Varanasi at 05.30 p.m. the next day. In the return direction, 04503 Varanasi- Chandigarh Tri- Weekly special train will depart from Varanasi on every Tuesday, Friday & Sunday from 06.11.2012 to 02.12.2012 (12 trips) at 09.10 p.m. to reach Chandigarh at 02.30 p.m. the next day. Continue reading SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN CHANDIGARH- VARANASI

WR AUGMENTS 24 SUBURBAN SERVICES FROM 9 COACH TO 12 COACH

For the comfort & convenience of its commuters, Western Railway is augmenting 24 suburban services from 9 car service to 12 car service from 2nd November, 2012.

With this increase, the total number of 12 car services on Western Railway has now gone up to 1090 services per day i.e more than 95% of total mainline services. Apart from this, 14 fifteen car services are already running.

• With the conversion of these 24 services from 9 car to 12 car, additional room will be created for more than 35 thousand commuters. Continue reading WR AUGMENTS 24 SUBURBAN SERVICES FROM 9 COACH TO 12 COACH

Carrying Identity Card Extended to All Classes of Reserved Train

Condition of Carrying Identity Card Extended to All Classes of Reserved Train Tickets including Reserved Second Class and Sleeper Class
The New Provision will Come into effect from 1st December 2012
The Move AIMS to Facilitate the Travel of Bonafide and Legitimate Passengers and to Reduce the Scope for Misuse of Reserved Ticketing System by Unscrupulous Elements/Middleman

The List of Prescribed Proofs of Identity has been Expanded to Cover more Variety of Photo Identity Cards for the Convenience of the Passengers Continue reading Carrying Identity Card Extended to All Classes of Reserved Train

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