3 October 2018

NEW TRAIN TO KANCHIPURAM & OTHER CHANGES

Connectivity to Kanchipuram will be increased by extension of a train service to Kanchipuram and by introduction of a new EMU train from Kanchipuram to Chennai with stoppages at all stations in both the directions. 

On and from 30th September 2018, Train No.40561 Chennai Beach–Chengalpattu EMU leaving Chennai Beach at 18.40 hrs and arriving Chengalpattu at 20.30 hrs is extended to Kanchipuram as Kanchipuram Passenger Special. This will leave Chengalpattu at 20.45 hrs and arrive Kanchipuram at at 21.40 hours.


On and from 1st October 2018, a new Passenger Special from Kanchipuram to Chennai Beach will be operated. This train will leave Kanchipuram at 06.10 hours, arrive Chengalpattu at 06.55, leave Chengalpattu at 07.10 hours, arrive Tambaram at 07.58 hrs, leave Tambaram at 08.00 hrs to reach Chennai Beach at 08.55 hrs, stopping at all stations.

In view of this, the following are the changes in the pattern of train services :-

·From 30th September o­nwards, Chengalpattu – Chennai Beach ( T.No 40568 o­n weekdays and Train No.40660 o­n Sundays ) leaving Chengalpattu at 20.50 hrs will be partially cancelled between Chengalpattu and Tambaram, and will be operated as a Passenger Special between Tambaram and Chennai Beach.

·Subsequently, the departure time of T.No 40804 Kanchipuram – Chennai Beach local at Chengalpattu is changed to leave at 20.35 hours instead of 20.25 hours.

·From 7th October o­nwards, T.No 40801/40802/40803/40804 Chennai Beach – Kanchipuram – Chennai Beach locals which are presently running from Monday to Saturday will be operated o­n Sundays also as passenger specials with weekday’s stoppings.

 ·From 1st October 2018 o­nwards, All the EMU passenger Specials which were introduced in view of Bus fare hike from 31stJanuary 2018 are cancelled. ( 9 EMU Passenger Specials in Chennai Beach - Chengalpattu section and 8 Passenger Specials in Chennai Beach – Velachery section )
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48 Special Trains between Chennai Central-Ahmedabad & Chennai Central – Santragachi

48 weekly special trains will run between Chennai Central-Ahmedabad & Chennai Central – Santragachi as detailed below:-

1. Chennai Central – Ahmedabad – Chennai Central Special Trains (24 services):

Train No. 06051 Chennai Central - Ahmedabad Special Train will depart Chennai Central at 20:10 hrs on 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th October, 10th, 17th, 24th November, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th December, 2018 (Saturdays) and arrive Ahmedabad at 05:45 hrs on Mondays.

In the return direction, Train No. 06052 Ahmedabad – Chennai Central Special Train will depart Ahmedabad at 09:40 hrs on 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October, 12th, 19th, 26th November, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st December, 2018 (Mondays) and arrive Chennai Central at 17:10 hrs on Tuesdays.

Enroute these special trains will stop at Arakkonam, Renigunta, Koduru, Razampeta, Cuddapah, Yerraguntla, Tadipatri, Gooty, Guntakal, Adoni, Mantralayam Road, Raichur, Yadgir, Wadi, Solapur, Daund, Pune, Lonavala, Kalyan, Vasai Road, Boisar, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Anand and Nadiad in both the directions.

These trains will have AC III Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second Class Coaches.

2. Chennai Central-Santragachi-Chennai Central Special Trains (24 services):

Train No. 06058 Chennai Central - Santragachi special fare train will depart Chennai Central at 15:15 hrs on 3rd, 10th 24th, 31st October, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November, 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th December, 2018 (Wednesdays) and arrive Santragachi at 19:00 hrs on Thursdays.

In the return direction, Train No. 06057 Santragachi- Chennai Central special fare train will depart Santragachi at 23:50 hrs on 4th, 11th, 25th October, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th November, 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th December, 2018 (Thursdays) and arrive Chennai Central at 05:30 hrs on Saturdays.

Enroute these special trains will stop at Gudur, Nellore, Ongole, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Anakapalle, Duvvada, Vizianagaram, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Bhadrak, Balasore and Kharagpur stations in both the directions.

These trains will have AC III Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second Class Coaches.
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Trains Diverted / Rescheduled due to Traffic Block Non-interlocking work at Sainthia & Gadadharpur Stations

Trains Diverted:

1. Train No. 12513 Secunderabad – Guwahati Express scheduled to depart Secunderabad on 30th September, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

2. Train No. 12515 Thiruvantapuram – Silchar Express scheduled to depart Thiruvananthapuram on 30th September, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

3. Train No. 12509 Bengaluru Cantt. – Guwahati Express scheduled to depart Bengaluru Cantt. On 3rd, 4th & 5th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

4. Train No. 15227 Yesvantpur – Muzaffarpur Express scheduled to depart Yesvantpur on 3rd October, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

5. Train No. 22502 New Tinsukia – KSR Bengaluru Express scheduled to depart New Tinsukia on 5th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

6. Train No. 12508 Silchar – Thiruvananthapuram Express scheduled to depart Silchar on 4th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

7. Train No. 12510 Guwahati – Bengaluru Cantt. Express scheduled to depart Guwahati on 7th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Howrah, Bandel, Katwa, Azimganj and New Farakka stations.

Trains Rescheduled:

Due to non interlocking work in East Coast Railway of Sambalpur Division the following trains are rescheduled:-

1. Train No. 17481 Bilaspur – Tirupati Express scheduled to depart Bilaspur at 10:05 hrs on 9th October, 2018 is rescheduled to depart at 11:35 hrs on the same day.

2. Train No. 17482 Tirupati – Bilaspur Express scheduled to depart Tirupati on 1st & 10th October, 2018 will be rescheduled at Visakhapatnam.
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Trains Cancelled/Partially Cancelled/Diverted due to Traffic Block between Nagansur – Baroti stations in Solapur – Wadi

Due to work Pre/Post Non-Inter locking work for commissioning of Double line between Nagansur – Baroti stations in Solapur – Wadi section of Central Railway a traffic block is imposed. Consequently, the following trains are Cancelled/Partially Cancelled/Diverted as detailed below:

I) Trains Cancelled:-
1) Train No. 57130 Hyderabad – Vijayapura(Bijapur) passenger is cancelled from
1st October to 9th October, 2018.
2) Train No. 57129 Vijayapura(Bijapur) - Hyderabad passenger is cancelled from
1st October to 9th October, 2018.
3) Train No. 71301 Solapur – Guntakal DEMU passenger is cancelled from
1st October to 9th October, 2018.
4) Train No. 71302 Guntakal - Solapur DEMU passenger is cancelled from
1st October to 9th October, 2018.
5) Train No. 57131 Bolarum – Hyderabad passenger is cancelled from
2nd October to 10th October, 2018.
6) Train No. 57133 Vijayapura(Bijapur) - Raichur passenger is cancelled from
1st October to 9th October, 2018.

II) Trains Partially Cancelled:-

1) Train No. 57134 Raichur - Vijayapura(Bijapur) Passenger scheduled to depart Raichur from 1st October to 9th October, 2018 is partially cancelled between Wadi- Vijayapura (Bijapur) stations.
2) Train No. 57659 Solapur - Falaknuma Passenger scheduled to depart Solapur from 1st October to 9th October, 2018 is partially cancelled between Solapur- Gulbarga stations.
3) Train No. 11311 Solapur - Hassan Express scheduled to depart Solapur from 4th October to 8th October, 2018 is partially cancelled between Solapur- Gulbarga stations.
4) Train No. 11312 Hassan - Solapur Express scheduled to depart Hassan from 3rd October to 7th October, 2018 is partially cancelled between Gulbarga – Solapur stations.

III. Trains Diverted

1) Train No. 18520 LTT Mumbai – Visakhapatnam Express scheduled to depart LTT Mumbai from 4th October to 8th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Kurduvadi, Latur Road, Vikarabad and Secunderabad stations instead of its original route.
2) Train No. 18519 Visakhapatnam - LTT Mumbai Express scheduled to depart Visakhapatnam from 3rd October to 7th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Secunderabad, Vikarabad, Latur Road and Kurduvadi stations instead of its original route.

3) Train No. 11019 Mumbai CSMT – Bhubaneswer Konark Express scheduled to depart Mumbai CSMT from 3rd October to 7th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Kurduvadi, Latur Road, Vikarabad and Secunderabad stations instead of its original route.
4) Train No. 11020 Bhubaneswer - Mumbai CSMT Konark Express scheduled to depart Bhubaneswer from 3rd October to 7th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Secunderabad, Vikarabad, Latur Road and Kurduvadi stations instead of its original route.
5) Train No. 12701 Mumbai CSMT – Hyderabad Hussain Sagar Express scheduled to depart Mumbai CSMT from 3rd October to 7th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Kurduvadi, Latur Road, Vikarabad and Secunderabad stations instead of its original route.
6) Train No. 12702 Hyderabad - Mumbai CSMT Hussain Sagar Express scheduled to depart Hyderabad from 4th October to 8th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Secunderabad, Vikarabad, Latur Road and Kurduvadi stations instead of its original route.
7) Train No. 17031 Mumbai CSMT – Hyderabad Express scheduled to depart Mumbai CSMT from 4th October to 8th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Kurduvadi, Latur Road, Vikarabad and Secunderabad stations instead of its original route.
8) Train No. 17032 Hyderabad - Mumbai CSMT Express scheduled to depart Hyderabad from 3rd October to 7th October, 2018 is diverted to run via Secunderabad, Vikarabad, Latur Road and Kurduvadi stations instead of its original route.
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