22 May 2016

Introduction of Pune-Hazrat Nizamuddin Weekly AC Express via Kalyan, Vasai Road

Railways will introduce a new Weekly AC Express train between Hazrat Nizamuddin and Pune via Kota-Ratlam-Surat-Vasai Road-Kalyan.  Hon’ble Minister of Railways will flag off the inaugural train by remote from Rail Bhavan o­n 23.5.2016.

Inaugural special train no. 02494 will leave Hazrat Nizamuddin at 1625 hrs o­n 23.5.2016 and arrive Pune at 1610 hrs next day and in return direction the train will run as a special train no.02493 leaving Pune at 2125 hrs o­n 24.5.2016 and arrive Hazrat Nizamuddin at 2100 hrs next day.

Commencement of Regular service of Train No.12494 from Hazrat Nizamuddin for the period from 31.5.2016 to 28.6.2016 will be every Tuesday and train no.12493 from Pune for the period from 2.6.2016 to 30.6.2016 will be every Thursday.  From 1.7.2016, Train no.12494 will run every Friday from Hazrat Nizamuddin and from 3.7.2016, Train no.12493 will run every Sunday from Pune.

12494 will leave Hazrat Nizamuddin at 2135 hrs and arrive Pune at 2125 hrs next day. 12493 will leave Pune at 0515 hrs and arrive Hazrat Nizamuddin at 0535 hrs next day.

Halts: Lonavala, Kalyan, Vasai Road, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Ratlam, Kota.

Composition:One First AC, Five AC-2 Tier, Eight AC-3 Tier, o­ne Pantry Car

Reservation: Bookings for Inaugural Special 02493 will open from 22.5.2016. Bookings for regular services of 12493 will open from 25.5.2016