6 February 2017

Tejas Express India High Speed Luxury Train Get Ready to Run From April 2017

Tejas Express will be a semi high speed train brand of Indian railways to be introduced with modern on board facilities. Tejas Express is set to roll out in 2017. The coaches are manufactured at Rail Coach Factory. It will operate at a speed of 130 kmph. Coaches will have Bio-vacuum toilets, water level indicators, tap sensors, hand dryers, integrated braille displays, LED TV for each passenger with phone sockets, local cuisine, celebrity chef menu, WiFi, tea and coffee vending machines, magazines, snack tables, CCTV cameras, fire & smoke detection and suppression system. The fares will be 20% to 30% more than shatabdi Train fares.

Coaches of Tejas are almost ready in Kapoorthala Rail Coach Factory(RFC) and passengers will enjoy the ride of the train from April 2017.
Train no.12585/12586 Lucknow-Anand Vihar(T) Tejas Express
The train will run six days a week except Thursdays and will have one stoppage at Kanpur between Anand Vihar and Lucknow stations.

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, said that at the time of budget our Government decided to launch 4 new products viz, Humsafar, Antyodaya, UDAY and Tejas

Indian Railways Are Announced Tejas Trains Delhi-Chandigarh Tejas Express and Ananad Vihar-Lucknow Tejas Express will run six days a week and Mumbai-Karmali Tejas five days.



1. Automatic Door
2. Smoke detection system
3. Next station distance and train speed display inside coach
4. LED behind each seat
5. Steel disk break
6. Pantry similar to Aircraft
7. Advanced toilets
8. Comfortable seats.

Tejas Trains At A Glance
Train No.  Days of service From -   To Table No.

Train No. Days of  service From - To Table No.
22425        Exc. W          New Delhi-Chandigarh               27
New Delhi (Dep)                             09.30
Chandigarh (Arr)                            12.25
22426        Exc. W          Chandigarh-New Delhi              27A
Chandigarh (Dep)                          14.35
New Delhi (Arr)                              17.30

12585        Exc. Th     Lucknow Jn-Anand Vihar (T)        25A
Lucknow Jn (Dep)                          06.50
Anand Vihar (T) (Arr)                      13.00

12586        Exc. Th     Anand Vihar (T)-Lucknow Jn         25
Lucknow Jn (Dep)                          15.50
Anand Vihar (T) (Arr)                      22.05

11209      Exc. M,Th        Mumbai CST-Karmali                 26
Mumbai CST (Dep)                         00.20
Karmali (Arr)                                   11.00

11210      Exc. M,Th        Karmali-Mumbai CST                26A
Karmali (Dep)                                 12.20
Mumbai CST (Arr)                          22.45



Routes have been planned for Tejas Express
Tejas Express
(i) 22425/22426 New Delhi-Chandigarh Tejas Express (6 days a week)
(ii) 12585/12586 Lucknow-Anand Vihar(T) Tejas Express (6 days a week)
(iii) 11209/11210 Mumbai CST-Karmali Tejas Express (5 days a week)