1 September 2016

LAUNCH OF NEW TRAIN SERVICES PROVIDING DIRECT CONNECTIVITY FROM JHANSI TO INDORE AND JHANSI TO ETAWAH

Indian Railways, today, fulfils the twin aspirations of the passengers of Jhansi who were desirous of going to (i) Indore via Gwalior-Guna and (ii)Etawah (via Bhind) by starting a link service 21801/21802 Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore (4 days a week) and dovetailing it in a new train 11801/11802 Jhansi-Etawah Link Express (6 days a week) [via Bhind]. The train services would be inaugurated today (i.e. on 01.09.2016) by Hon’ble MR in presence of Hon’ble Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Sushri Uma Bharti and Hon’ble Minister of State for Railways, Shri Rajen Gohain by video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi (at about 14.30 Hrs.).
 The abstract schedule including timings, composition, stoppages etc. of the train service to be introduced today is as under:
Introduction:
1.      21801/21802 Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore Link Express

21801 Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore Link Express
Station
21802 Indore-Gwalior-Jhansi Link Express
Arr.
Dep.



Arr.
Dep.
-
17.25
D
Jhansi
A
10.05
-
19.00
19.30
Gwalior
07.50
08.20
07.55
-
A
Indore
D
-
20.05

Ø   Days of run:  Ex-JHS – 4 days a week (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)
                    Ex-GWL – 4 days a week (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)

Ø   One way distance: 97 Kms.

Ø   Journey time:
From Jhansi to Gwalior: 01 hrs. 35 mins
From Gwalior to Jhansi: 01 hrs. 45 mins

Ø    Stoppages: Datia, Dabra.

Ø    Composition of service:
Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore Link Express- Guard Coach-01, Sleeper-02, Third AC-01 = 04 coaches (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)

Ø   Primary Maintenance: Jhansi (NCR)

Ø   Nature of Service: Link Express

2.      11801/11802 Jhansi-Etawah Link Express (6 days a week)

11801 Jhansi-Etawah Link Express
Station
11802 Etawah-Jhansi Link Express
Arr.
Dep.



Arr.
Dep.
-
17.25
D
Jhansi
A
10.05
-
22.45
-
A
Etawah
D
-
04.30

Ø   Days of run:  Ex-JHS – 6 days a week (Except Saturday)
                    Ex-ETW – 6 days a week (Except Sunday)

Ø   One way distance: 216 Kms.

Ø   Journey time:
From Jhansi to Etawah: 05 hrs. 20 mins
From Etawah to Jhansi: 05 hrs. 35 mins

Ø   Average Speed:
From Jhansi to Etawah: 40.50 KMPH
From Etawah to Jhansi: 38.70 KMPH

Ø    Stoppages: Datia, Dabra, Gwalior, Bhind.

Ø    Composition of service:
Jhansi-Gwalior-Etawah Express- Guard Coach-02, General Coach-06 = 08 coaches (Except Sat)

Ø   Primary Maintenance: Jhansi (NCR)

Ø   Nature of Service: Link Express

Ø   Existing train service:

Between Jhansi and Etawah: 1 pair of Express train.

Indian Railways, today, fulfils the twin aspirations of the passengers of Jhansi who were desirous of going to (i) Indore via Gwalior-Guna and (ii)Etawah (via Bhind) by starting a link service 21801/21802 Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore (4 days a week) and dovetailing it in a new train 11801/11802 Jhansi-Etawah Link Express (6 days a week) [via Bhind]. The train services would be inaugurated today (i.e. on 01.09.2016) by Hon’ble MR in presence of Hon’ble Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Sushri Uma Bharti and Hon’ble Minister of State for Railways, Shri Rajen Gohain by video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi (at about 14.30 Hrs.).
 The abstract schedule including timings, composition, stoppages etc. of the train service to be introduced today is as under:
Introduction:
1.      21801/21802 Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore Link Express

21801 Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore Link Express
Station
21802 Indore-Gwalior-Jhansi Link Express
Arr.
Dep.



Arr.
Dep.
-
17.25
D
Jhansi
A
10.05
-
19.00
19.30
Gwalior
07.50
08.20
07.55
-
A
Indore
D
-
20.05

Ø   Days of run:  Ex-JHS – 4 days a week (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)
                    Ex-GWL – 4 days a week (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)

Ø   One way distance: 97 Kms.

Ø   Journey time:
From Jhansi to Gwalior: 01 hrs. 35 mins
From Gwalior to Jhansi: 01 hrs. 45 mins

Ø    Stoppages: Datia, Dabra.

Ø    Composition of service:
Jhansi-Gwalior-Indore Link Express- Guard Coach-01, Sleeper-02, Third AC-01 = 04 coaches (Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri)

Ø   Primary Maintenance: Jhansi (NCR)

Ø   Nature of Service: Link Express

2.      11801/11802 Jhansi-Etawah Link Express (6 days a week)

11801 Jhansi-Etawah Link Express
Station
11802 Etawah-Jhansi Link Express
Arr.
Dep.



Arr.
Dep.
-
17.25
D
Jhansi
A
10.05
-
22.45
-
A
Etawah
D
-
04.30

Ø   Days of run:  Ex-JHS – 6 days a week (Except Saturday)
                    Ex-ETW – 6 days a week (Except Sunday)

Ø   One way distance: 216 Kms.

Ø   Journey time:
From Jhansi to Etawah: 05 hrs. 20 mins
From Etawah to Jhansi: 05 hrs. 35 mins

Ø   Average Speed:
From Jhansi to Etawah: 40.50 KMPH
From Etawah to Jhansi: 38.70 KMPH

Ø    Stoppages: Datia, Dabra, Gwalior, Bhind.

Ø    Composition of service:
Jhansi-Gwalior-Etawah Express- Guard Coach-02, General Coach-06 = 08 coaches (Except Sat)

Ø   Primary Maintenance: Jhansi (NCR)

Ø   Nature of Service: Link Express

Ø   Existing train service:

Between Jhansi and Etawah: 1 pair of Express train.