24 February 2017

INTRODUCTION OF SRIGANGANAGAR – TIRUCHCHIRAPPALLI HUM SAFAR EXPRESS AND ERNAKULAM – HOWRAH ANTYODAYA EXPRESS

Sriganganagar – Tiruchchirappalli Hum Safar (Weekly) Express: Weekly superfast express trains will be introduced between Sriganganagar – Tiruchchirappalli.

Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Union Minister of Railways will flag off the inaugural special (Train No.04715) from Sriganganagar at 15.00 hrs. through video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi.

The inaugural special will leave Sriganganagar at 15.00 hrs. on 27.2.2017 and reach Tiruchchirappalli at 07.00 hrs. on 2.3.2017.

Composition: 16 AC 3-tier coaches.

Stoppages: Hanumangarh, Suratgarh, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Marwar Jn., Abu Road, Palanpur, Mahesana, Ahmedabad, Nadiad, Anand, Vadodara, Bharuch, Surat, Vasai Road, Kalyan, Lonavala, Pune, Satara, Sangli, Miraj, Belagavi, Dharwad, Hubbali, Harihar, Davangere, Birur, Arsikere, Tumakuru, Banaswadi, Krishnarajapuram, Bangarapet, Salem, Namakkal and Karur.

Regular service of Train No.14716 Tiruchchirappalli – Sriganganagar Weekly Hum Safar Express will commence from 2.3.2017.

Regular service of Train No.14715 Sriganganagar - Tiruchchirappalli Weekly Hum Safar Express will be commence from 7.3.2017.

Ernakulam – Howrah (Weekly) Antyodaya Express: Weekly Antyodaya Express trains will be introduced between Ernakulam - Howrah.

Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Union Minister of Railways will flag off the inaugural special (Train No.02878) from Ernakulam at 15.15 hrs. through video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi.

The inaugural special will leave Ernakulam at 15.15 hrs. on 27.2.2017 and reach Howrah at 09.00 hrs. on 1.3.2017.

Composition: 20 General Second Class coaches.

Stoppages: Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Ongole, Vijayawada, Rajahmundry, Duvvada, Vizianagaram, Srikakulam Road, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak, Balasore and Kharagpur.
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AUGMENTATION AND REVISED COMPOSITION OF TRAINS


1) Train No.16101Chennai Egmore – Rameswaram Express will be augmented with one AC 2-tier coach w.e.f. 28.2.2017

Train No.16102 Rameswaram – Chennai Egmore Express will be augmented with one AC 2-tier coach w.e.f. 1.3.2017.

The revised composition of the trains will be First AC – 1, AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 11, General Second Class – 3 and luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches

2) Train No.16184 Thanjavur – Chennai Egmore Uzhavan Express will be augmented with one AC 3-tier & 2 Sleeper Class coaches w.e.f. 27.2.2017.

Train No.16183 Chennai Egmore – Thanjavur Uzhavan Express will be augmented with one AC 3-tier & 2 Sleeper Class coaches w.e.f. 2.3.2017.

The revised composition of the trains will be First AC – 1, AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 11, General Second Class – 3 and luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches

3) One AC 2-tier coach will be replaced with one AC 3-tier coach in Train No.16183 Chennai Egmore – Thanjavur Uzhavan Express leaving Chennai Egmore on 28.2.2017 and 1.3.2017. The train will also be attached with 2 Sleeper Class coaches on 28.2.2017 and 1.3.2017.
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SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY TO CONVERT CONVENTIONAL RAKES OF FOUR LONG DISTANCE EXPRESS TRAINS INTO LHB RAKES

With a view to ensure safe and comfortable journey of railway passengers, South Eastern Railway has decided to convert the Conventional Rake of four express trains into LHB Rakes. The following trains will run with LHB coaches from the date mentioned against each:-

·22853/22854 Shalimar-Visakhapatnam Express w.e.f. 28.02.2017

·22894/22893 Howrah-Sai Nagar Shirdi Express w.e.f. 02.03.2017

·12870/12869 Howrah-Mumbai(CSTM) Express w.e.f. 03.03.2017

·22857/22858  Santragachi-Anand Vihar Express w.e.f. 06.03.2017

With the conversion of the above trains into full LHB rakes, the accommodation of the trains will also be enhanced.

22853/22854 Shalimar-Visakhapatnam Express and 12870/12869 Howrah-Mumbai (CSTM) Express will have additional capacity of total 116 berths.  There will be additional 88 berths in Sleeper Class, 12 berths in AC-2 Tier and 16 berths in AC-3 tier.

            22894/22893 Howrah-Sai Nagar Shirdi Express and 22857/22858 Santagachi-Anand Vihar Express will have additional capacity of total 86 berths.  There will be additional 64 berths in Sleeper Class, 6 berths in AC-2 Tier and 16 berths in AC-3 tier.

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2017 Sumeer special trains From Chennai to Kollam ,Nagercoil ,Ernakulam ,Tuticorin,Sengottai,Tirunelveli,


The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush of passengers during the ensuing summer season.


1. Special fare special trains between Chennai Central and Kollam (via. Ernakulam Jn. & Alapuzha)

Train No.06037 Chennai Central – Kollam Special fare special train will leave Chennai Central at 16.30 hrs. o­n 6th, 20th & 27th April 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Kollam at 05.35 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06038 Kollam – Chennai Central Special Fare special train will leave Kollam at 12.55 hrs. o­n 7th, 14th, 21st& 28th April 2017 (Fridays) and reach Chennai Central at 04.55 hrs. the next day.

Composition: First AC– 1, AC 2-tier – 3, AC 3-tier – 3, Sleeper Class – 12, General Second Class - 2 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Katpadi, Salem, Erode, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrissur, Ernakulam Jn. and Alapuzha. Train No.06038 Kollam – Chennai Central Special fare special train will stop at Perambur also.




2. Suvidha special train from Nagercoil to Chennai Egmore

Special fare special train from Chennai Egmore to Nagercoil

(via. Tirunelveli, Madurai, Tiruchchirappalli, Mayiladuthurai, Villupuram)

Train No.82608 Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will leave Nagercoil at 17.05 hrs. o­n 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April 2017, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 2017, 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th June 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06040 Chennai Egmore – Nagercoil Special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 11.10 hrs. o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Nagercoil at 04.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 3, Sleeper Class – 13, General Second Class – 3 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tirunelveli, Sattur, Virudunagar, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchchirappalli, Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, Mayiladuthurai, Chidambaram, Tiruppadiripuliyur, Villupuram, Chengalpattu and Tambaram.

Train No.82608 Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will stop at Mambalam also.




3. Suvidha Special trains between Chennai Central and Ernakulam Jn.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. o­n 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th April 2017, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th May 2017, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th June 2017 (Fridays) and reach Ernakulam Jn. at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Suvidha special train will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 19.00 hrs. o­n 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 2017, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th June 2017 and 2nd July 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chennai Central at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrissur and Aluva.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha Special train will stop at Ernakulam Town also.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central fare special train will stop at Perambur also.

4. Special fare special trains (Weekly) between Chennai Egmore and Tuticorin

Train No.06029 Chennai Egmore – Tuticorin Special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 3rd,10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Tuticorin at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06030 Tuticorin – Chennai Egmore Special Fare special train will leave Tuticorin at 17.35 hrs. o­n 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th April 2017 (Tuesdays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 05.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur, Kovilpatti and Vanchi Maniyachchi.

Train No.06030 Tuticorin – Chennai Egmore Special fare special train will stop at Mambalam also.

5. Special fare special trains between Chennai Egmore and Sengottai

Train No.06003 Chennai Egmore – Sengottai Special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th April 2017 (Wednesdays) and reach Sengottai at 10.15 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06004 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Special fare special train will leave Sengottai at 14.20 hrs. o­n 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th April 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 03.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sivakasi, Srivilliputtur, Rajapalayam, Sankarankovil and Tenkasi.

Train No.06004 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Special fare special train will stop at Mambalam also.

6. Suvidha special trains between Chennai Egmore and Tirunelveli

Train No.82601 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Suvidha Special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th April 2017, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th May 2017, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th June 2017 (Fridays) and reach Tirunelveli at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will leave Tirunelveli at 14.45 hrs. o­n 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April 2017, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 2017, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th June 2017 and 2nd July 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 03.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur and Kovilpatti. Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will stop at Mambalam also.

7. Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hyderabad

Train No.07116 Kochuveli – Hyderabad Special fare special train will leave Kochuveli at 20.15 hrs. o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Hyderabad at 03.30 hrs. o­n Wednesdays.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 10 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Ottapalam, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Vaniyambadi, Ambur, Katpadi, Chittoor, Tirupati, Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Tenali, Guntur, Piduguralla, Nalgonda and Secunderabad.

8. Special fare special train from Villupuram to Visakhapatnam (via Chennai Egmore)

Train No.08354 Villupuram – Visakhapatnam Special Fare special train will leave Villupuram at 20.30 hrs. o­n 2nd, 4th, 6th, 9th, 11th, 13th, 16th, 18th, 20th, 23rd, 25th, 27th & 30th April 2017 and reach Visakhapatnam at 15.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 1, Sleeper Class – 8, General Second Class – 6 & Luggage-cum-brake van –2 coaches.

Stoppages: Chengalpattu, Tambaram, Chennai Egmore, Sulurpetta, Gudur, Nellore, Kavali, o­ngole, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Tuni and Duvvada.

9. Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hazrat Nizamuddin

Train No.04425 Kochuveli – Hazrat Nizamuddin special fare special train will leave Kochuveli at 23.00 hrs. o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Hazrat Nizamuddin at 03.00 hrs. o­n Thursdays.

Composition: AC First Class – 1, AC 2-tier – 5, AC 3-tier – 11 coaches.

Stoppages: Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Nellore, o­ngole, Chirala, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal, Ramagundam, Balharshah, Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi, Gwalior, Agra Cantonment and Mathura.

10. Special fare special train between Tirunelveli and Gandhidham

Train No.09457 Tirunelveli – Gandhidham Special fare special train will leave Tirunelveli. at 07.45 hrs. o­n 13th, 20th & 27th April 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Gandhidham at 04.30 hrs. o­n Saturdays .

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 5, Sleeper Class – 6, General Second Class – 2 & Luggage-cum-brake van –2 coaches.

Stoppages: Valliyur, Nagercoil Town, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alapuzha, Ernakulam Jn., Thrissur, Shoranur Jn., Tirur, Kozhikkode, Kannur, Kasargod, Mangalore Jn., Udupi, Kumta, Karwar, Madgaon, Karmali, Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri, Chiplun, Roha, Panvel, Vasai Road, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Anand, Nadia, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Dhrangadhra, Samahiali and Bhachau.
Advance reservations for the above trains will commence o­n 24.2.2017.

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2017 SUMMER SPECIAL TRAINS FOR JAMMU TAWI, LUCKNOW, PATNA, GORAKHPUR & MANDUADIH

Central Railway will run 156 summer special trains o­n special charges between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus / Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Jammu Tawi / Lucknow/ Patna/ Gorakhpur/ Manduadih including 2 Teacher’s special trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Manduadih to clear the extra rush of passengers during Summer 2017.The details are as under:

1) CST Mumbai – Jammu Tawi – CST Mumbai AC Superfast weekly specials (26)

Train No. 02171 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 0645 hrs o­n every Friday from 7.4.2017 to 30.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Jammu Tawi at 18.00 hrs next day.

Train No. 02172 Special will leave Jammu Tawi at 07.20 hrs o­n every Sunday from 9.4.2017 to 2.7.2017 and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 18.00 hrs next day.

Halts:  Dadar, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Itarsi, Bhopal, Jhansi, Agra, New Delhi, Ambala Cantonment Jn., Ludhiana

Composition: 13 AC-3 Tier

2) CST Mumbai – Lucknow – CST Mumbai AC Superfast weekly specials (26)

Train No. 02111 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 14.20 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 4.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Lucknow at 13.10 hrs next day.

Train No. 02112 Special will leave Lucknow at 15.00 hrs o­n every Wednesday from 5.4.2017 to 28.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 16.25 hrs next day.

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Bhusaval, Itarsi, Bhopal, Jhansi, Orai, Kanpur

Composition: 13 AC-3 Tier


3) CST Mumbai – Patna (one way) Weekly Unreserved Specials (13)

Train No. 01177 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 00.20 hrs o­n every Monday (midnight of Sun/Mon) from 3.4.2017 to 26.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Patna at 08.00 hrs next day.

Halts:  Dadar, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Jalgaon, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Chheoki, Mughalsarai, Buxar, Ara, Danapur.

Composition: 20 Second Class


4) Patna - CST Mumbai (one way) Weekly Superfast Specials (13)

Train No. 02054 Special will leave Patna at 10.00 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 4.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 16.30 hrs next day.

Halts:  Danapur, Ara, Buxar, Mughalsarai, Chheoki, Manikpur, Satna, Katni, Jabalpur, Itarsi, Khandwa, Jalgaon, Nasik Road, Igatpuri, Kalyan, Dadar

Composition: 20 Second Class



5) Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Gorakhpur – Lomanya Tilak (T) weekly Unreserved Specials (26)

Train No. 01117 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 07.50 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 4.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Gorakhpur at 16.00 hrs next day.

Train No. 01118 Special will leave Gorakhpur at 05.00 hrs o­n every Thursday from 6.4.2017 to 29.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 16.55 hrs next day.

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Allahabad, Gyanpur, Varanasi, Aunrihar, Mau, Bhatni, Deoria Sadar

Composition: 20 Second class

6) Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Gorakhpur – Lomanya Tilak (T) weekly Specials (26)

Train No. 01115 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.45 hrs o­n every Saturday (midnight of Fri/Sat) from 1.4.2017 to 24.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Gorakhpur at 10.50 hrs next day.

Train No. 01116 Special will leave Gorakhpur at 14.00 hrs o­n every Sunday from 2.4.2017 to 25.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.20 hrs o­n third day i.e. (midnight of Mon/Tue).

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Chheoki, Varanasi, Aunrihar, Mau, Bhatni, Deoria Sadar

Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tier, 6 Sleeper class and 7 General Second class

7) Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Manduadih (one way) weekly Specials (12)

Train No. 01087 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.45 hrs o­n every Wednesday (midnight of Tue/Wed) from 5.4.2017 to 28.6.2017 (except 3.5.2017) (12 trips) and will arrive Manduadih at 04.45 next day.

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Allahabad, Gyanpur

Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tier, 6 Sleeper class and 7 General Second class

8) Manduadih - Lokmanya Tilak (T) (one way) Superfast weekly Specials (12)

Train No. 02088 Special will leave Manduadih at 06.30 hrs o­n every Thursday from 6.4.2017 to 29.6.2017 (except 8.6.2017)(12 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 07.30 hrs next day.

Halts:  Gyanpur, Allahabad, Manikpur, Satna, Katni, Jabalpur, Itarsi, Khandwa, Bhusaval, Nasik Road, Igatpuri, Kalyan

Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tier, 6 Sleeper class and 7 General Second class

9) TEACHER’S SPECIALS (2)

Train No. 01097 Fully Reserved Special train o­n special charges leaving Lokmanya Tilak Terminus o­n 3.5.2017 (with composition, halts and timings of Train No. 01087) and Train No. 02098 Fully reserved superfast special train o­n special charges leaving Manduadih o­n 8.6.2017 (with composition, halts and timings of Train No. 02088) will run as Teacher’s special trains.



Reservation: Bookingsfor 02171, 02111 AC Superfast weekly special trains o­n special charges and 01115 and 01087 Weekly Special trains o­n special charges will open from 24.2.2017 with Advance Reservation Period of 60 days.

Train No. 01177 and 01117 will run as unreserved special trains. General second class coaches of Train No. 01115 and 01087 will run as unreserved coaches and will be booked through UTS system.

Bookings for 01097 Ex LTT to Manduadih Fully reserved Teachers’ special train o­n special charges and 02098 Ex Manduadih to LTT Fully reserved superfast Teachers’ special train o­n special charges will be notified later.
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Special Trains between Hyderabad and Kakinada Port

South Central Railway will run two special trains between Hyderabad and Kakinada Port via., Guntur as detailed below.

Train No. 07001 Hyderabad – Kakinada Port special train will depart Hyderabad at

18:50 hrs on 3rd March, 2017 (Friday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 19:15/19:20 hrs and arrive Kakinada Port at 05:45 hrs on the next day.

In the return direction, Train No. 07002 Kakinada Port - Hyderabad special train will depart Kakinada Port at 18:00 hrs on 5th March, 2017 (Sunday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 06:00/06:05 hrs on the next day and arrive Hyderabad at 06:45 hrs.

Enroute, these special trains will also stop at Nalgonda, Miryalaguda, Piduguralla, Sattenapalli, Guntur, Vijayawada, Gudivada, Kaikaluru, Akividu, Bhimavaram Town, Tanuku, Nidadavolu, Rajahmundry, Samalkot and Kakinada Town stations in both the directions.

All these special trains will consist of 16 coaches viz., two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class, two General Second and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.
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156 MORE 2017 SUMMER SPECIAL TRAINS FOR JAMMU TAWI, LUCKNOW, PATNA, GORAKHPUR & MANDUADIH

Central Railway will run 156 summer special trains o­n special charges between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus / Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Jammu Tawi / Lucknow/ Patna/ Gorakhpur/ Manduadih including 2 Teacher’s special trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Manduadih to clear the extra rush of passengers during Summer 2017.The details are as under:

1) CST Mumbai – Jammu Tawi – CST Mumbai AC Superfast weekly specials (26)

Train No. 02171 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 0645 hrs o­n every Friday from 7.4.2017 to 30.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Jammu Tawi at 18.00 hrs next day.

Train No. 02172 Special will leave Jammu Tawi at 07.20 hrs o­n every Sunday from 9.4.2017 to 2.7.2017 and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 18.00 hrs next day.

Halts:  Dadar, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Itarsi, Bhopal, Jhansi, Agra, New Delhi, Ambala Cantonment Jn., Ludhiana

Composition: 13 AC-3 Tier

2) CST Mumbai – Lucknow – CST Mumbai AC Superfast weekly specials (26)

Train No. 02111 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 14.20 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 4.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Lucknow at 13.10 hrs next day.

Train No. 02112 Special will leave Lucknow at 15.00 hrs o­n every Wednesday from 5.4.2017 to 28.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 16.25 hrs next day.

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Bhusaval, Itarsi, Bhopal, Jhansi, Orai, Kanpur

Composition: 13 AC-3 Tier


3) CST Mumbai – Patna (one way) Weekly Unreserved Specials (13)

Train No. 01177 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 00.20 hrs o­n every Monday (midnight of Sun/Mon) from 3.4.2017 to 26.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Patna at 08.00 hrs next day.

Halts:  Dadar, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Jalgaon, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Chheoki, Mughalsarai, Buxar, Ara, Danapur.

Composition: 20 Second Class


4) Patna - CST Mumbai (one way) Weekly Superfast Specials (13)

Train No. 02054 Special will leave Patna at 10.00 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 4.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 16.30 hrs next day.

Halts:  Danapur, Ara, Buxar, Mughalsarai, Chheoki, Manikpur, Satna, Katni, Jabalpur, Itarsi, Khandwa, Jalgaon, Nasik Road, Igatpuri, Kalyan, Dadar

Composition: 20 Second Class



5) Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Gorakhpur – Lomanya Tilak (T) weekly Unreserved Specials (26)

Train No. 01117 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 07.50 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 4.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Gorakhpur at 16.00 hrs next day.

Train No. 01118 Special will leave Gorakhpur at 05.00 hrs o­n every Thursday from 6.4.2017 to 29.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 16.55 hrs next day.

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Allahabad, Gyanpur, Varanasi, Aunrihar, Mau, Bhatni, Deoria Sadar

Composition: 20 Second class

6) Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Gorakhpur – Lomanya Tilak (T) weekly Specials (26)

Train No. 01115 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.45 hrs o­n every Saturday (midnight of Fri/Sat) from 1.4.2017 to 24.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Gorakhpur at 10.50 hrs next day.

Train No. 01116 Special will leave Gorakhpur at 14.00 hrs o­n every Sunday from 2.4.2017 to 25.6.2017 (13 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.20 hrs o­n third day i.e. (midnight of Mon/Tue).

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Chheoki, Varanasi, Aunrihar, Mau, Bhatni, Deoria Sadar

Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tier, 6 Sleeper class and 7 General Second class

7) Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Manduadih (one way) weekly Specials (12)

Train No. 01087 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.45 hrs o­n every Wednesday (midnight of Tue/Wed) from 5.4.2017 to 28.6.2017 (except 3.5.2017) (12 trips) and will arrive Manduadih at 04.45 next day.

Halts:  Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Khandwa, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Manikpur, Allahabad, Gyanpur

Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tier, 6 Sleeper class and 7 General Second class

8) Manduadih - Lokmanya Tilak (T) (one way) Superfast weekly Specials (12)

Train No. 02088 Special will leave Manduadih at 06.30 hrs o­n every Thursday from 6.4.2017 to 29.6.2017 (except 8.6.2017)(12 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 07.30 hrs next day.

Halts:  Gyanpur, Allahabad, Manikpur, Satna, Katni, Jabalpur, Itarsi, Khandwa, Bhusaval, Nasik Road, Igatpuri, Kalyan

Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tier, 6 Sleeper class and 7 General Second class

9) TEACHER’S SPECIALS (2)

Train No. 01097 Fully Reserved Special train o­n special charges leaving Lokmanya Tilak Terminus o­n 3.5.2017 (with composition, halts and timings of Train No. 01087) and Train No. 02098 Fully reserved superfast special train o­n special charges leaving Manduadih o­n 8.6.2017 (with composition, halts and timings of Train No. 02088) will run as Teacher’s special trains.



Reservation: Bookingsfor 02171, 02111 AC Superfast weekly special trains o­n special charges and 01115 and 01087 Weekly Special trains o­n special charges will open from 24.2.2017 with Advance Reservation Period of 60 days.

Train No. 01177 and 01117 will run as unreserved special trains. General second class coaches of Train No. 01115 and 01087 will run as unreserved coaches and will be booked through UTS system.

Bookings for 01097 Ex LTT to Manduadih Fully reserved Teachers’ special train o­n special charges and 02098 Ex Manduadih to LTT Fully reserved superfast Teachers’ special train o­n special charges will be notified later.
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24 Weekly Summer Special Trains between Sainagar Shirdi and Okha

Central Railway will run 24 Weekly Summer Special trains between Sainagar Shirdi and Okha to clear the extra rush of passengers during summer season. The details are as under:


Train No. 09563 weekly special train will leave Sainagar Shirdi at 22.25 hrs o­n every Wednesday from 12.4.2017 to 28.6.2017(12 Trips) and arrive Okha at 22.00 hrs next  day.

Train No. 09564 weekly special train will leave Okha at 18.00 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 11.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 (12 trips) and arrive Sainagar Shirdi at 20.00 hrs o­n next day.


Halts: Kopargaon, Manmad, Nasik Road, Igatpuri, Kalyan, Vasai Road, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Anand, Nadiad, Ahmedabad, Viramgaon, Surendranagar, Wankaner, Rajkot, Hapa, Jamnagar, Khambalia and Dwaraka

Composition: o­ne AC-2 Tier, o­ne AC-3 tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 2 General second class and 2 General second class cum Guards’ brake van.

Reservation:  Bookings for Special Train 09563on special charges will open from 25.2.2017 as per 60 day Advance Reservation Period.  2 General Second Class and 2 General Second Class cum Guards’ brake van will run as unreserved coaches.
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AUGMENTATION OF ONE ADDITIONAL AC – 3TIER COACH EACH IN KAMAKHYA AND GUWAHATI EXPRESS

Railways have decided to attach o­ne additional AC – 3Tier coach by Train No. 12519/12520 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Kamakhya Express and 15645/15646 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Guwahati Express o­n permanent basis for the convenience of passengers.  The details as under: -

Train No. 12519 / 12520 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Kamakhya Expresswill be augmented by o­ne additional AC – 3Tier coach w.e.f. 26.2.2017 Ex Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and w.e.f. 23.2.2017 Ex Kamakhya.

Train No. 15645 / 15646 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus - Guwahati Express will be augmented by o­ne additional AC – 3Tier coach w.e.f. 1.3.2017 Ex Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and w.e.f. 26.2.2017 Ex Guwahati.
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8 SPECIAL TRAINS FOR ANGANEWADI MELA BETWEEN CST/LTT-SAWANTWADI ROAD

Central Railway has decided to run 8 Fully Reserved special trains o­n special charges between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus / Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Sawantwadi to clear the extra rush of passengers during Anganewadi Mela.The details are as under:

A) Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Sawantwadi Road specials (2)

Train No. 01161 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 05.33 hrs o­n 28.2.2017 (Tuesday) and will arrive Sawantwadi Road at 15.00 hrs same day.

Train No. 01162 Special will leave Sawantwadi Road at 17.00 hrs o­n 28.2.2017 (Tuesday) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 03.25 hrs next day.

Halts: Thane, Panvel, Roha, Khed, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Rajapur Road, Vaibhavwadi Road, Kankavali, Sindhudurg and Kudal.

Composition: o­ne AC chair car, 13 Second class Chair Cars.

B) Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Sawantwadi Road specials (2)

Train No. 01163 Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 07.50 hrs o­n 1.3.2017 (Wednesday) and will arrive Sawantwadi Road at 19.20 hrs same day.

Train No. 01164 Special will leave Sawantwadi Road at 17.00 hrs o­n 2.3.2017 (Thursday) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 03.25 hrs next day.

Halts: Thane, Panvel, Roha, Khed, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Rajapur Road, Nandgaon, Kankavali, Sindhudurg and Kudal.

Composition: o­ne AC chair car, 13 Second class Chair Cars.


C) Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Sawantwadi Road specials (2)

Train No. 01157 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 00.20 hrs o­n 1.3.2017 (midnight of Tue/Wed) and will arrive Sawantwadi Road at 10.00 hrs same day.

Train No. 01158 Special will leave Sawantwadi Road at 11.15 hrs o­n 1.3.2017 (Wednesday) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 22.45 hrs same day.

Halts: Dadar, Thane, Panvel, Roha, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Rajapur Road, Vaibhavwadi Road, Kankavali, Sindhudurg and Kudal.

Composition: o­ne AC-2 Tier, Two AC-3 Tier, 4 Sleeper Class, 9 Second Class.


D) Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Sawantwadi Road specials (2)

Train No. 01159 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 00.20 hrs o­n 2.3.2017 (midnight of Wed/Thu) and will arrive Sawantwadi Road at 12.00 hrs same day.

Train No. 01160 Special will leave Sawantwadi Road at 07.10 hrs o­n 3.3.2017 (Friday) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 17.15 hrs same day.

Halts: Dadar, Thane, Panvel, Roha, Khed, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Rajapur Road, Nandgaon, Kankavali, Sindhudurg and Kudal.

Composition: o­ne AC-2 Tier, Two AC-3 Tier, 4 Sleeper Class, 9 Second Class.


Reservation: Bookingsfor fully Reserved Specials leaving from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus / Lokmanya Tilak Terminus will open from 26.2.2017 o­n Special charges.
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Central Railway Mega Block on Main line and Harbour line o­n 26.02.2017

Central Railway will operate Mega Block on Main line and Harbour line for carrying out maintenance work o­n 26.02.2017

KALYAN - THANE UP SLOW LINE FROM 11.15 AM TO 4.15 PM.



Up Slow and semi-fast line services leaving Kalyan from 10.47 am to 4.14 pm will be diverted o­n Up fast line between Kalyan and Mulund stations and further rediverted o­n proper Up slow line from Mulund station.

Up slow line services will not be available at Thakurli, Kopar, Mumbra and Kalva stations. Passengers of these stations are permitted to travel via Thane, Diva, Dombivali and Kalyan stations.



All Dn fast line services leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus from 10.08 am to 2.42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund and Diva stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

Up fast line services leaving Kalyan from 10.28 am to 3.08 pm will halt at Diva, Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

All slow locals arriving and leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus between 12.00 noon to 5.00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.

CSTM - CHUNABHATTI / MAHIM DN HARBOUR LINE FROM 11.40 AM TO 4.40 PM

CHUNABHATTI / MAHIM – CSTM UP HARBOUR LINE FROM 11.10 AM TO 4.10 PM

All Dn Harbour line services to Vashi / Belapur /Panvel leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai from 11.21 am to 4.39 pm and Up Harbour line services for Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai leaving Panvel/Belapur/Vashi from 9.52 am to 3.26 pm will remain suspended.

All Dn Harbour line services to Bandra / Andheri leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai from 10.38 am to 4.43 pm and Up harbour line services for Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai leaving Bandra / Andheri from 10.44 am to 4.13 pm will remain suspended.

However, Special services will be run between Panvel and Kurla (Platform No.8) during the block period.

Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via Main Line and Western Railway from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.
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NIGHT BLOCK ON SLOW LINES BETWEENMUMBAI CENTRAL AND SANTACRUZ STATIONS DURING MIDNIGHT OF 25TH & 26TH FEBRUARY, 2017

To carry out maintenance work of track, signalling & overhead equipments, five hours jumbo block will be taken between Mumbai Central and Santacruz stations during midnight from 00.00 hrs to 05.00 hrs between Saturday, 25th February, 2017 & Sunday, 26th February, 2017 o­n UP & DOWN slow lines.

          During the block period, all UP & DOWN slow trains will run o­n UP & DOWN fast lines between Mumbai Central and Santacruz stations. These diverted trains will not halt at Mahalaxmi, Lower Parel, Elphinstone Road & Matunga Road for want of platform. All DOWN slow trains will take double halt at Lower Parel, Mahim Jn. & Khar Road and all UP slow trains will take double halt at Khar Road & Mahim Jn.

Due to the block, there will be no local train services to and from Mahalaxmi, Elphinstone Rd & Matunga Rd stations and in UP direction there will be no local train services at Lower Parel station from 00.00 to 05.00 hrs.
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190 summer special trains to various routes, New Jalpaiguri – Kolkata, Sealdah – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, Howrah – New Coochbehar, Kolkata – Chhpra – Asansol, Kolkata – Raxaul – Asansol, Asansol – Patna, Howrah – New Jalpaiguri, Sealdah – Kamakhya , Malda – Haridwar & Howrah-Jammu Tawi

summer season, Eastern Railway will run 190 summer special trains to various routes, vizNew Jalpaiguri – Kolkata, Sealdah – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus,  Howrah – New Coochbehar, Kolkata – Chhpra – Asansol, Kolkata – Raxaul – Asansol, Asansol – Patna, Howrah – New Jalpaiguri, Sealdah – Kamakhya , Malda – Haridwar & Howrah-Jammu Tawi.

 26 weekly summer specials will run between New Jalpaiguri & Kolkata, leaving New Jalpaiguri o­n every Saturday between April 1 & June 24, 2017 and Kolkata o­n everySunday between April 2 & June 25, 2017. The up train 05246 will leave Kolkata station o­n 23.20 hrs and reach New Jalpaiguri at 12.00 hrs the next day. The down train 05245 will leave New Jalpaiguri at 21.15 hrs and reach Kolkata at 7.45 hrs the next day.

 22 weekly Summer Specials (02255/02256) will be run between Sealdah & Lokmanya Tilak Terminus . 02255 will leave Sealdah o­n every Sunday at 17.30 hrs between April 16 & June 25, 2017 and reach Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 23.45 hrs the next day. The down train (02256) will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 13.20 hrs o­n every Tuesday between April 18 & June 27, 2017 and reach Sealdah at 20.40 hrs. the next day.

26 weekly Summer Specials will be run between Howrah & New Coochbehar . The Up Special (03059) will leave Howrah station at 00.10 hrs o­n Wednesday between April 5 & June 28, 2017 and reach New Coochbehar at 13.30 hrs the same day. The down train (03060) will leave New Coochbehar at 21.00 hrs o­n Wednesday between April 5 & June 28, 2017 and reach Howrah at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

20 Summer Special trains (03135/03136) will be run between Kolkata-Chhapra-Asansol . 03135 will leave Kolkata station o­n Mondays at 20.05 hrs. from 10.04.2017 to 12.06.2017 and reach Chhapra at 10.00 hrs. o­n the next day. 03136 will leave Chhapra o­n Tuesdays at 13.00 hr. from 11.4.2017 to 13.6.2017 and terminate at Asansol at 01.10 hrs. o­n the next day.
20 Weekly Summer Special (03043/03044) will be run  between Howrah-Raxaul-Asansol. 03043 will leave Howrah o­n Fridays at 15.00 hrs. from 7.4.2017 to 9.6.2017 and reach Raxaul at 10.00 hrs. o­n the next day. 03044 will leave Raxaul at 12.00 hrs. o­n Saturdays from 8.4.2017 to 10.6.2017 and terminate at Asansol at 23.45 hrs. o­n the same day.
8 Asansol-Patna Weekly Summer Special  (03511/03512) will be run leaving Asansol & Patna o­n Sundays from 14.05.2017 to 4.6.2017 at 7.15 hrs. & 15.10 hrs. respectively and reach Patna Jn. & Asansol at 14.00 hrs. & 22.00 hrs. respectively o­n the same day.
26  Weekly Superfast Summer Special trains will be run between Sealdah-Kamakhya- Sealdah via Raninagar, Jalpaiguri. 02261 will leave Sealdah o­n Fridays from 7.4.2017 to 30.6.2017 at 23.55 hrs. and reach Kamakhya at 18.35 hrs. o­n the next day. 02262 will leave Kamakhya o­n Saturdays from 8.4.2017 at 20.10 hrs. and reach Sealdah at 12.35 hrs. o­n the next day.
20 Weekly Summer Special trains will be run between Malda & Haridwar.  03427 will leave Malda o­n Mondays from 24.4.2017 to 26.6.2017 at 9.05 hrs. and 03428 will leave Haridwar o­n Tuesdays from 25.4.2017 to 27.6.2017 at 16.05 hrs.
 SUVIDHA SPECIALS
In addition to these, Eastern Railway will run 10 weekly Suvidha  Express trains (82305/82306) between Howrah & New Jalpaiguri. 82305 will leave Howrah o­n Wednesdays from 10.5.2017 to 7.6.2017 at 23.55 hrs. and reach New Jalpaiguri at 10.10 hrs. o­n the next day. 82306 will leave New Jalpaiguri o­n Thursdays from 11.5.2017 to 8.6.2017 at 12.35 hrs. and reach Howrah at 22.50 hrs. o­n the same day.
12 Weekly Suvidha Express (82303/82304) will also be run between bewteen Howrah & Jammu Tawi. 82303 will leave Howrah at 23:55 hrs. o­n Thursdays from 11.5.2017 to 15.6.2017 and reach Jammu Tawi at 15:00 hrs. o­n Saturdays. In return journey, 82304 will  leave Jammu Tawi at 20:10 hrs. o­n Saturdays from 13.5.2017 to 17.6.2017 and will arrive at Howrah station at 6:30 hrs. o­n Mondays.
Booking started for Up direction journey by these special trains .

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Holi Festival 2017 special trains between Howrah – Muzaffarpur and Sealdah-Kamakhya

To clear the rush of passengers, Eastern Railway will run 3 pairs of special trains during Holi Festival 2017. Out of 3 pairs of Holi Specials, 2 pairs will run between Howrah – Muzaffarpur and 1 pair between Sealdah-Kamakhya.

Howrah-Muzaffarpur Holi Special will leave Howrah o­n every Sunday on March 19 & 26, 2017 and Muzaffarpur o­n March 18 & 25, 2017. 05227 Howrah-Muzaffarpur Holi Special will leave Howrah at 6.00 hrs. and reach Muzaffarpur at 18.30 hrs. the same day. 05228 Muzaffarpur-Howrah Holi Special will leave Muzaffarpur at 14.50 hrs. and reach Howrah at 3.00 hrs. the next day. The train will have General Second Class, Sleeper Class and Air-Conditioned coaches.

02261 Sealdah-Kamakhya Holi Special will leave Sealdah on Friday on 10.3.2017 at 23.55 hrs. and reach Kamakhya at 18.35 hrs. the next day. 02262 Kamakhya-Sealdah Holi Special will leave Kamakhya o­n 11.3.2017 at 20.10 hrs. and reach Sealdah at 12.35 hrs. the next day. The train will have Air-Conditioned coaches.
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SUVIDHA SPECIAL TRAINS FROM CHENNAI


1.Suvidha special train from Ernakulam to Howrah

Train No.82802 Ernakulam – Howrah Suvidha special train will leave Ernakulam at 08.50 hrs. o­n 7th March, 2017 and reach Howrah at 23.00 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 3-tier – 8, Sleeper Class – 8& Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Erode, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Nellore, o­ngole, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Visakhapatnam, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak and Kharagpur.

2.Suvidha special trains between Chennai Egmore - Tirunelveli

Train No.82601 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st March, 2017 and reach Tirunelveli at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha special train will leave Tirunelveli at 14.45 hrs. o­n 12th, 19th, 26th March, 2017 & 2nd April 2017 and reach Chennai Egmore at 03.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur and Kovilpatti.

Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha special train will stop at Mambalam also.

3.Suvidha special trains between Chennai Central and Ernakulam Jn.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. o­n 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st March 2017 and reach Ernakulam at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Suvidha special train will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 19.00 hrs. o­n 12th, 19th, 26th March 2017 and 2nd April 2017 and reach Chennai Central at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrissur and Aluva.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha Special train will stop at Ernakulam Town also.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Suvidha Special train will stop at Perambur also.

Advance reservations for the above trains will commence o­n 24.02.2017
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Train No.06336 Kochuveli – Guwahati cancelled o­n 26-02-2017 and Train No.06335 Guwahati – Kochuveli cancelled o­n 01-03-2017

Train No.06336 Kochuveli – Guwahati Special fare special scheduled to leave Kochuveli at 12.00 hrs. o­n 26-02-2017 is cancelled due to the operations reasons.
Train No.06335 Guwahati – Kochuveli Special fare special scheduled to leave Guwahati at 23.25 hrs. o­n 01-03-2017 is cancelled due to the operations reasons.

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RESERVED TICKET HOLDERS TRAVELLING BY SUBURBAN TRAINS CHENNAI

All passengers holding a higher class of ticket, including reserved ticket are permitted to travel in suburban trains, between Tambaram – Chennai Egmore and Arakkonam – Chennai Central subject to the condition that destination station of the higher class ticket is beyond the destination of the suburban journey.
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2017 SUMMER SPECIAL TRAINS FROM CHENNAI



The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush of passengers during the ensuing summer season.




1. Special fare special trains between Chennai Central and Kollam (via. Ernakulam Jn. & Alapuzha)

Train No.06037 Chennai Central – Kollam Special fare special train will leave Chennai Central at 16.30 hrs. o­n 6th, 20th & 27th April 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Kollam at 05.35 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06038 Kollam – Chennai Central Special Fare special train will leave Kollam at 12.55 hrs. o­n 7th, 14th, 21st& 28th April 2017 (Fridays) and reach Chennai Central at 04.55 hrs. the next day.

Composition: First AC– 1, AC 2-tier – 3, AC 3-tier – 3, Sleeper Class – 12, General Second Class - 2 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Katpadi, Salem, Erode, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrissur, Ernakulam Jn. and Alapuzha. Train No.06038 Kollam – Chennai Central Special fare special train will stop at Perambur also.




2. Suvidha special train from Nagercoil to Chennai Egmore

Special fare special train from Chennai Egmore to Nagercoil

(via. Tirunelveli, Madurai, Tiruchchirappalli, Mayiladuthurai, Villupuram)

Train No.82608 Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will leave Nagercoil at 17.05 hrs. o­n 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April 2017, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 2017, 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th June 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06040 Chennai Egmore – Nagercoil Special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 11.10 hrs. o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Nagercoil at 04.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 3, Sleeper Class – 13, General Second Class – 3 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tirunelveli, Sattur, Virudunagar, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchchirappalli, Thanjavur, Kumbakonam, Mayiladuthurai, Chidambaram, Tiruppadiripuliyur, Villupuram, Chengalpattu and Tambaram.

Train No.82608 Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will stop at Mambalam also.




3. Suvidha Special trains between Chennai Central and Ernakulam Jn.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. o­n 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th April 2017, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th May 2017, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th June 2017 (Fridays) and reach Ernakulam Jn. at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Suvidha special train will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 19.00 hrs. o­n 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 2017, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th June 2017 and 2nd July 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chennai Central at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrissur and Aluva.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha Special train will stop at Ernakulam Town also.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central fare special train will stop at Perambur also.

4. Special fare special trains (Weekly) between Chennai Egmore and Tuticorin

Train No.06029 Chennai Egmore – Tuticorin Special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 3rd,10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Tuticorin at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06030 Tuticorin – Chennai Egmore Special Fare special train will leave Tuticorin at 17.35 hrs. o­n 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th April 2017 (Tuesdays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 05.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur, Kovilpatti and Vanchi Maniyachchi.

Train No.06030 Tuticorin – Chennai Egmore Special fare special train will stop at Mambalam also.

5. Special fare special trains between Chennai Egmore and Sengottai

Train No.06003 Chennai Egmore – Sengottai Special fare special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th April 2017 (Wednesdays) and reach Sengottai at 10.15 hrs. the next day.

Train No.06004 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Special fare special train will leave Sengottai at 14.20 hrs. o­n 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th April 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 03.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sivakasi, Srivilliputtur, Rajapalayam, Sankarankovil and Tenkasi.

Train No.06004 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Special fare special train will stop at Mambalam also.

6. Suvidha special trains between Chennai Egmore and Tirunelveli

Train No.82601 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Suvidha Special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th April 2017, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th May 2017, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th June 2017 (Fridays) and reach Tirunelveli at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will leave Tirunelveli at 14.45 hrs. o­n 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April 2017, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 2017, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th June 2017 and 2nd July 2017 (Sundays) and reach Chennai Egmore at 03.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur and Kovilpatti. Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special train will stop at Mambalam also.

7. Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hyderabad

Train No.07116 Kochuveli – Hyderabad Special fare special train will leave Kochuveli at 20.15 hrs. o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Hyderabad at 03.30 hrs. o­n Wednesdays.

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 10 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages: Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Ottapalam, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Vaniyambadi, Ambur, Katpadi, Chittoor, Tirupati, Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Tenali, Guntur, Piduguralla, Nalgonda and Secunderabad.

8. Special fare special train from Villupuram to Visakhapatnam (via Chennai Egmore)

Train No.08354 Villupuram – Visakhapatnam Special Fare special train will leave Villupuram at 20.30 hrs. o­n 2nd, 4th, 6th, 9th, 11th, 13th, 16th, 18th, 20th, 23rd, 25th, 27th & 30th April 2017 and reach Visakhapatnam at 15.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition: AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 1, Sleeper Class – 8, General Second Class – 6 & Luggage-cum-brake van –2 coaches.

Stoppages: Chengalpattu, Tambaram, Chennai Egmore, Sulurpetta, Gudur, Nellore, Kavali, o­ngole, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Tuni and Duvvada.

9. Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hazrat Nizamuddin

Train No.04425 Kochuveli – Hazrat Nizamuddin special fare special train will leave Kochuveli at 23.00 hrs. o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th April 2017 (Mondays) and reach Hazrat Nizamuddin at 03.00 hrs. o­n Thursdays.

Composition: AC First Class – 1, AC 2-tier – 5, AC 3-tier – 11 coaches.

Stoppages: Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Nellore, o­ngole, Chirala, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal, Ramagundam, Balharshah, Nagpur, Bhopal, Jhansi, Gwalior, Agra Cantonment and Mathura.

10. Special fare special train between Tirunelveli and Gandhidham

Train No.09457 Tirunelveli – Gandhidham Special fare special train will leave Tirunelveli. at 07.45 hrs. o­n 13th, 20th & 27th April 2017 (Thursdays) and reach Gandhidham at 04.30 hrs. o­n Saturdays .

Composition: AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 5, Sleeper Class – 6, General Second Class – 2 & Luggage-cum-brake van –2 coaches.

Stoppages: Valliyur, Nagercoil Town, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alapuzha, Ernakulam Jn., Thrissur, Shoranur Jn., Tirur, Kozhikkode, Kannur, Kasargod, Mangalore Jn., Udupi, Kumta, Karwar, Madgaon, Karmali, Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri, Chiplun, Roha, Panvel, Vasai Road, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Anand, Nadia, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Dhrangadhra, Samahiali and Bhachau.
Advance reservations for the above trains will commence o­n 24.2.2017.

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Special Train (Weekly) between Jabalpur – Coimbatore - Jabalpur and Gandhidham – Tirunelveli - Gandhidham

Good news for passengers !! It has been decided to run Superfast Special Train (Weekly) between Jabalpur – Coimbatore - Jabalpur  in co-ordination with West Central  Railway and Special Train on Special Fare (Weekly) between Gandhidham – Tirunelveli - Gandhidham  in co-ordination with Western  Railway to clear extra rush of passengers during Holi & Summer season. The details are as follows:-

1. Train No. 02198/02197 Jabalpur - Coimbatore – Jabalpur Superfast Special (Weekly) :-

Train No. 02198 Jabalpur – Coimbatore Superfast Special (weekly) will leave from Jabalpur  at 11:00 Hrs on every Saturday ( 11/03/2017 to 03/06/2017 ). Train will reach Coimbatore at 04:00 Hrs on third day.

Train No. 02197 Coimbatore - Jabalpur Superfast Special (weekly) will leave from Coimbatore  at 19:00 Hrs on every Monday ( from 13/03/ 2017 to 05/06/2017 ). Train will reach Jabalpur at 10:20 Hrs on third day.

The train will halt at Narsinghpur, Gadarwara, Pipariya, Itarsi, Harda, Khandwa, Bhusaval, Manmad, Igatpuri, Panvel, Roha, Khed, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Kankavali, Kudal, Thivim, Madgaon, Karwar, Kumta, Mookambika Road Byndoor, Udupi, Mulki, Mangalore Jn., Kasaragod, Kanhangad, Payyanur, Kannur, Thalasaery, Vadakara, Kozhikkode, Tirur, SoranurJn. and Palghat stations.

Composition: Total 18 Coaches :- Composite Coach (AC 3 Tier + AC 2 Tier)- 01, AC 3 Tier- 01 Coach, Sleeper- 10 Coach, General- 04 Coach, SLR- 02 Coach.

2. Train No. 09458/09457 Gandhidham – Tirunelveli – Gandhidham (Weekly) Special Train on Special Fare  :-

Train No. 09458 Gandhidham - Tirunelveli (weekly) Special Train on Special Fare  will leave from Gandhidham  at 13:50 Hrs on every Monday (10/04/2017 to 05/06/2017). Train will reach Tirunelveli at 11:30 Hrs on third day.

Train No. 09457  Tirunelveli - Gandhidham (weekly) Special Train on Special Fare  will leave from Tirunelveli  at 07:45 Hrs on every Thursday (13/04/2017 to 08/06/2017). Train will reach Gandhidham  at 04:30 Hrs on third day.

The train will halt at Bhachau, Samakhiali Jn., Dhrangadhra, Viramgam, Ahmedabad, Nadiad, Anand, Vadodara, Surat, Vapi, Vasai Road, Panvel, Roha, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Karmali, Madgaon, Karwar, Kumta, Udupi, Mangalore Jn., Kasaragod, Kannur, Kozhikkode, Tirur, Shoranur Jn., Thrisur, Ernakulam Jn., Allepy (Alapuzha), Kollam, Trivendrum, Nagercoil Town and Valliyur stations.

Composition: Total 16 Coaches :- AC 2 Tier- 01 Coach, AC 3 Tier- 05 Coach, Sleeper- 06 Coach, General- 02 Coach, SLR- 02 Coach.
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23 February 2017

Minister for Railways Dedicates Coaches of Antyodaya Express to the nation at Delhi Safdarjung Station

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inspected the newly turned rake of Antyodaya Express consisting 22 Coaches. Chairman, Railway Board, Shri A. K. Mital, Member (Traffic) Shri Mohd Jamshed, Member (Rolling Stock) Shri Ravindra Gupta, Member Traction Shri AK Kapoor, other Railway Board Members and GM Northern Railway Shri R K Kulshreshta, senior officials were also present on the occasion. The Minister appreciated the new Antyodaya Rake and dedicated it to the common people of the nation.

In the efforts to continually improve the standard of passenger services and amenities in trains and to create a strong brand, Shri Suresh Prabhu had announced in the Rail Budget Speech of 2016-17 that ‘This government truly believes that the fate of India would not change unless the lives of the common man or woman improve. Not only is he or she the center point of our policy making, but is ubiquitous in our public discourse and in our ideology. We propose to introduce the Antyodaya Express, a long-distance, fully unreserved, superfast train service, for the common man to be operated on dense routes.’

In this regard, 22 Antyodaya coaches have been turned out by Integral Coach Factory/Chennai.
These coaches are fully unreserved LHB second class coaches with the following additional amenities:
●       Cushioned luggage racks which can serve as seats
●       Additional hand holds in doorway area
●       J-Hook near longitudinal luggage racks
●       Multiple Unit cables at both ends of the coach
●       Vestibuled ends for internal movement of the passengers
●       Potable Drinking water dispenser
●       Mobile charging points
●       Fire Extinguisher with anti-theft lock
●       FRP (Fibre Reinforced Plastic) Modular Toilets
●       Pleasing interior colour scheme
●       Toilet Occupation indication display board
●       LED Lights
●       SS Slip-free flooring at Doorway & Gangway
●       Anti-Graffiti coating for exterior painting



Ministry of Railways has identified following Antyodaya Express which will be launched in Phases:
(i) 15567/15568 Darbhanga-Jalandhar City Antyodaya Express (Weekly)

(ii) 22885/22886 Lokmanya Tilak(T)-Tatanagar Antyodaya Express (Bi-weekly)

(iii) 22841/22842 Santragachi-Chennai Central Antyodaya Express (Weekly)

(iv) 22895/22896 Bilaspur-Firozpur Antyodaya Express (Weekly)

(v) 22921/22922 Bandra(T)-Gorakhpur Antyodaya Express (Weekly)

(vi) 22877/22878 Howrah-Ernakulam Antyodaya Express (Weekly)

(vii) 15563/15564 Jaynagar-Udhna Antyodaya Express (Weekly)


The introduction of Antyodaya Express trains would be a major step in the endeavour of Indian Railways to provide better amenities and convenience to the travelling public at affordable prices, and would emerge as a strong brand of IR.
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21 February 2017

Train 13007 Howrah- Sri Ganganagar Express Cancelled on 21.02.2017 & 13008 Sri-Ganganagar Express cancelled on 23.02.2017

Train 13007 Howrah- Sri Ganganagar Express JCO 21.02 & 13008 Sri-Ganganagar Express JCO 23.02 are cancelled.
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List of Special trains on 2017 different routes from/via Delhi area rush of passengers during Holi & summer

List of Special trains on 2017 different routes from/via Delhi area rush of passengers during Holi & summer.

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36 weekly tatkal express special trains between Yesvantpur and Visakhapatnam

Train No. 06579 Yesvantpur-Visakhapatnam Weekly Tatkal special train will depart Yesvantpur at 18:35 hrs o­n 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st March, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28thApril, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th May, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th June, 2017 (Friday) and arrive Visakhapatnam at 14:35 hrs o­n the next day.

      In the return direction, Train No. 06580 Visakhapatnam-Yesvantpur Weekly Tatkal special train will depart Visakhapatnam at 13:45 hrs o­n 5th, 12th, 19th, 26thMarch, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th April, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th June and 2nd July, 2017 (Sunday) and arrive Yesvantpur at 09:05 hrs o­n the next day.

      Enroute, these tatkal special trains will stop at Banasavadi, Krishnarajapuram, Whitefield, Bangarpet, Kuppam, Jollarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Chirala, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Anakapalle and Duvvada stations in both the directions.

            These special trains will consist of 13 coaches viz., o­ne AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, eight Sleeper Class and two Luggage cum Brake Van coaches.

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Special train between Okha-Sainagar Shirdi-Okha from 22nd February


weekly holiday special train between Okha-Sainagar Shirdi-Okha. This train will run with special fares.

09564 Okha-Sainagar Shirdi Weekly Special (12 trips from 11.04.17 to 27.06.17) – Every Tuesday

Train No. 09564 Okha – Sainagar Shirdi Weekly Special train will leave Okha at 18.00 hrs every Tuesday and reach Sainagar Shirdi at 20.00 hrs, the next day. The train will depart from Rajkot on every Tuesday in the night at 22.28 hrs.

09563 Sainagar Shirdi-Okha Weekly Special (12 trips from 12.04.17 to 28.06.17) - Every Wednesday

Similarly, in return direction Train No. 09563 Sainagar Shirdi - Okha Weekly Special train will leave Sainagar Shirdi at 22.25 hrs every Wednesday and will reach Okha at 22.00 hrs, the next day. The train will arrive at Rajkot on Thursday in the evening at 17.00 hrs.

Halts:This train will halt at Dwarka, Khambalia, Jamnagar, Hapa, Rajkot, Wankaner, Surendranagar, Viramgam, Ahemdabad, Nadiad, Anand, Vadodara, Surat, Vapi, Vasai Raod, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik, Manmad & Kopargaon stations in both the directions.

Coach Composition: Both these trains will comprise of total 13 coaches including 1 II AC, 8 Sleeper, 2 General and 2 Luggage Van coaches.

Booking for train No. 09564 will be opened from 22nd February, 2017 at all Passenger Reservation Centre and IRCTC website.
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Two Special Trains between Secunderabad and Raxaul for Holi Festival

South Central Railway will run two Special Trains between Secunderabad and Raxaul as detailed below:- 
Train No. 07091 Secunderabad - Raxaul Special train will depart Secunderabad at 21:40 hrs o­n 7th March, 2017 (Tuesday) and arrive Raxaul at 18:15 hrs o­n Thursday. In the return direction, Train No. 07092 Raxaul - Secunderabad Special train will depart Raxaul at 12:45 hrs o­n 10th March, 2017 (Friday) and arrive Secunderabad at 06:55 hrs o­n Sunday. These trains will comprise of 18 coaches viz., o­ne AC II Tier, three AC III Tier, twelve Sleeper Class and two Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches. Enroute, these special trains will stop at Kazipet, Ramagundam, Mancherial, Balharshah, Sevagram, Nagpur, Betul, Itarsi, Pipariya, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Allahabad, Gyanpur, Varanasi, Mughalsarai, Buxar, Ara, Danapur, Patna, Bakhtiyarpur, Mokama, Barauni, Samastipur, Darbhanga, Sitamarhi, and Bairgania stations in both the directions.
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Special trains/Suvidha special


1.Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Guwahati (via Perambur)

Train No.06336 Kochuveli – Guwahati special fare special train will leave Kochuveli at 12.00 hrs. o­n 12th, 19th& 26th March 2017 (Sundays) and reach Guwahati at 08.45 hrs. o­n Wednesdays.

Composition:Sleeper Class – 8, General Second Class – 6& Luggage-cum-brake van – 2coaches.

Stoppages:Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Podanur, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Arakkonam, Perambur, Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Tenali, New Guntur, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Duvvada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Srikakulam Road, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak, Balasore, Hijili, Midnapore, Bankura, Adra, Asansol, Durgapur, Rampurhat, Malda Town, Barsoi Jn., Kishanganj, New Jalpaiguri, Dhupguri, New Coochbehar, New Alipurduar, Kokrajhar, New Bongaigaon Jn., Goalpara Town and Kamakhya.

2.Special fare special train from Puducherry to Santragachi (via Chennai Egmore)

Train No.06010 Puducherry – Santragachi special fare special train will leave Puducherry at 19.15 hrs. o­n 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th March 2017 (Saturdays) and reach Santragachi at 04.30 hrs. o­n Mondays.

Composition:AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 1, Sleeper Class – 7, General Second Class – 6 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Villupuram, Chengalpattu, Tambaram, Chennai Egmore, Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Chirala, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Duvvada, Vizianagaram, Srikakulam Road, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak, Balasore and Kharagpur.

3.Special fare special train from Villupuram to Visakhapatnam (via Chennai Egmore)

Train No.08354 Villupuram – Visakhapatnam Special Fare special train will leave Villupuram at 20.30 hrs. o­n 5th, 7th, 9th, 12th, 14th, 16th, 19th, 21st, 23rd, 26th, 28th& 30th March 2017 and reach Visakhapatnam at 15.15 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier -1, AC 3-tier – 1, Sleeper Class – 8, General Second Class – 6 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Chengalpattu, Tambaram, Chennai Egmore, Sulurpetta, Gudur, Nellore, Kavali, o­ngole, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Tuni and Duvvada.

4.Special fare special train from Ernakulam to Howrah

Train No.02856 Ernakulam – Howrah special fare special train will leave Ernakulam at 08.50 hrs. o­n 14th, 21st& 28th March, 2017 and reach Howrah at 23.00 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 3-tier – 8, Sleeper Class – 8& Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Aluva, Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Erode, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Nellore, o­ngole, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Visakhapatnam, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Bhadrak and Kharagpur.

5.Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hyderabad

Train No.07116 Kochuveli – Hyderabad special fare special train will leave Kochuveli at 20.15 hrs. o­n 06th, 13th, 20th & 27th March, 2017 (Mondays)and reach Hyderabad at 03.30 hrs. o­n Wednesdays.

Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 10 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Kollam, Kayankulam, Chengannur, Tiruvalla, Kottayam, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Thrissur, Ottapalam, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Tiruppur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Vaniyambadi, Ambur, Katpadi, Chittoor, Tirupati, Renigunta,Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Tenali, Guntur, Pidugurala, Nalgonda and Secunderabad.

6.Suvidha special trains between Chennai Egmore - Tirunelveli

Train No.82601 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Egmore at 21.05 hrs. o­n 3rd March, 2017 and reach Tirunelveli at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha special train will leave Tirunelveli at 14.45 hrs. o­n 5th March, 2017 and reach Chennai Egmore at 03.45 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Tambaram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Vriddhachalam, Tiruchchirappalli, Dindigul, Kodaikkanal Road, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Sattur and Kovilpatti.

Train No.82602 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Suvidha special train will stop at Mambalam also.

7.Suvidha special trains between Chennai Central and Ernakulam Jn.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha special train will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. o­n 3.3.2017 and reach Ernakulam at 10.45 hrs. the next day.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Suvidha special train will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 19.00 hrs. o­n 5.3.2017 and reach Chennai Central at 07.20 hrs. the next day.

Composition:AC 2-tier – 1, AC 3-tier – 2, Sleeper Class – 12 & Luggage-cum-brake van – 2 coaches.

Stoppages:Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Thrissur and Aluva.

Train No.82631 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Suvidha Special train will stop at Ernakulam Town also.

Train No.82632 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Suvidha Special train will stop at Perambur also.

Advance reservations for the above trains will commence o­n 21.02.2017
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Trainno. 13483 Malda Town-Delhi Jn. Farakka Express & 13007 Howrah-Sriganganagar Udyan Abha Toofan Express trains Canclled on 21.2.2017

Due to operational reasons/fog the 13483 Malda Town-Delhi Jn. Farakka Express & 13007 Howrah-Sriganganagar Udyan Abha Toofan Express trains journey commencing on 21.2.2017 have been cancelled.
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20 February 2017

Kalindi Express derailment Trains Cancelled/Diverted

Due to derailment  of Engine and front SLR of Train no 14723 kalindi Express Diversion of trains .follows:
12502 NDLS- GHY POORVATTAR SAM PARK KRANTI JCO 19 FEB. VIA PALWAL-AGRA-KANPUR
14056 DLI- DIBRUGAR BRAMPUTRA EXPRESS VIA ALIGARH-CHANDAUSI -BAREL I-LUC KNOWMUGALSARAI
12562 NEW DELHI- JAY NAGAR SWATANTRTA SE ANIL EXP. VIA ALIGARH-CHANDAUSI-BARELI
LUCKNOW-VARANASI
12488 ANADVIHAR-JOGBANI EXP. JCO 20 FEB. VIA GHAZIABAD-MURADABAD -LUC KNOW-KANPUR
12004 NEW DELH I-L UCKNOW SHATABADI EXP. JCO 20 FEB. VIA GHAZIABAD-MURADABAD
12816 N EW DELH I- PURl EXP. JCO 20 FEB. VIA GHAZIABAD - MURADABAD -LUCK NOW-VARANASI -MUGALSURAI
Due to Kalindi derailment in Tundla yard train 22806 Anadvihar- Bhubneswar Weekly superfast express JCO 20 FEB. Diverted via GHAZIABAD-MURADABAD-LUCKNOW-KANPUR

CA NCELLATIONS
12033 KA N PUR-NEW DELHI SHATABAD I EXP. JCO 20 FEB. WI LL REMA IN CANCELLED.
12419 LUCKNOW- NEW DELH I GOMTI EXPRESS. JCO 20 FEB. WILL REMAIN CANCELLED
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Train no.14723 Kalindi Express derailment TUNDLA Ghaziabad Main rail track up and DN blocked,DN trains are diverted via Ghaziabad lko & up train diverted via Agra

Due to derailment  of Engine and front SLR of Train no 14723 kalindi Express Diversion of trains .follows:
12502 NDLS- GHY POORVATTAR SAM PARK KRANTI JCO 19 FEB. VIA PALWAL-AGRA-KANPUR
14056 DLI- DIBRUGAR BRAMPUTRA EXPRESS VIA ALIGARH-CHANDAUSI -BAREL I-LUC KNOWMUGALSARAI
12562 NEW DELHI- JAY NAGAR SWATANTRTA SE ANIL EXP. VIA ALIGARH-CHANDAUSI-BARELI
LUCKNOW-VARANASI
12488 ANADVIHAR-JOGBANI EXP. JCO 20 FEB. VIA GHAZIABAD-MURADABAD -LUC KNOW-KANPUR
12004 NEW DELH I-L UCKNOW SHATABADI EXP. JCO 20 FEB. VIA GHAZIABAD-MURADABAD
12816 N EW DELH I- PURl EXP. JCO 20 FEB. VIA GHAZIABAD - MURADABAD -LUCK NOW-VARANASI -MUGALSURAI
CA NCELLATIONS
12033 KA N PUR-NEW DELHI SHATABAD I EXP. JCO 20 FEB. WI LL REMA IN CANCELLED.
12419 LUCKNOW- NEW DELH I GOMTI EXPRESS. JCO 20 FEB. WILL REMAIN CANCELLED
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