Diwali Special Trains 2016
Diwali Special Trains 2016



Diwali Special Trains 2016 Details


Updated : 30.09.2016




South Central Railway decided to run special trains in order to clear extra rush of passengers during Brahmotsavam, Dussehra, Diwali festivals, and railway will run 76 Special Trains. Following are the details.


Train Nos.07757/07758 Secunderabad - Vijayawada Diwali Weekly special trains (20 services)

  • Train No.07757 Secunderabad - Vijayawada Diwali Weekly special trains will depart from Secunderabad at 05:30 hrs on 25th September, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th October, 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th November, 2016 and arrive Vijayawada at 10:45 hrs on the same day.
  • Train No.07758 Vijayawada - Secunderabad  Diwali Weekly special trains will depart from Vijayawada at 17:30 hrs on 25th September, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th October, 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th November, 2016 and arrive Secunderabad at 22:50 hrs on the same day.
HaltingNalgonda, Miryalaguda and Guntur stations in both the directions.CompositionThe special trains consists of 14 coaches, viz., two AC Chair Car, 10 Chair Car and two Luggage Cum Brake Van Coaches.


Train Nos.07011/07012 Secunderabad – Kakinada Port special train (10 services)

  • Train No.07011 Secunderabad – Kakinada Port special train will depart Secunderabad at 19:15 hrs on 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th October and 1st November, 2016 and arrive Kakinada Port at 05:45 hrs on the next day.
  • Train No.07012 Kakinada Port - Secunderabad special train will depart Kakinada Port at 17:30 hrs on 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th October and 2nd November, 2016 and arrive Secunderabad at 04:30 hrs on the next day.

HaltingNalgonda, Miryalaguda, Piduguralla, Sattenapalli, Guntur, Vijayawda, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajahmundry, Samalkot and Kakinada Town stations in both the directions.
Composition 
These special trains will consist 15 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.Reservation
Special trains will run as Special Fare Trains.

Train Nos.02764/02763 Hyderabad – Tirupati – Secunderabad Special Trains (10 services)
  • Train No.02764 Hyderabad - Tirupati Special train will depart Hyderabad at 17:55 hrs on 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th October, 2016 arrive/depart Secunderabad at 18:20/18:25 hrs and arrive Tirupati at 07:00 hrs on the next day.
  • Train No.02763 Tirupati - Secunderabad Special train will depart Tirupati at 17:00 hrs on 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th October, 2016 arrive Secunderabad at 05:50 hrs on the next day.          

Halting Kazipet, Warangal, Khammam, Vijayawada, Tenali, Chirala, o­ngole, Nellore, Gudur, Srikalahasti and Renigunta stations in both the directions.Composition These special trains consist of 15 coaches, viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class and two Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.Reservation
Special trains will run as Special Fare Trains.

Train Nos.07073/07074 Secunderabad - Mysore - Secunderabad Special Trains (10 services) 
  • Train No.07073 Secunderabad - Mysore special train will depart Secunderabad at 21:00 hrs on 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th October, 2016 and arrive Mysore at 12:15 hrs on the next day.
  • Train No.07074 Mysore - Secunderabad special train will depart Mysore at 18:15 hrs on 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st October, 2016 and arrive Secunderabad at 10:00 hrs on the next day.
HaltingLingampalli, Tandur, Yadgir, Raichur, Mantralayam Road, Adoni, Guntakal, Anantapur, Dharmavaram, Hindupur, Yesvantpur, Banglore and Mandya stations in both the directions.Composition These special trains consist of 15 coaches, viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class and two Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.Reservation
Special trains will run as Special Fare Trains.

Train Nos.02849/02850 Santragachi - Secunderabad - Santragachi AC Special Trains (12 services)
  • Train No.02849 Santragachi - Secunderabad AC special train will depart Santragachi at 23:50 hrs on 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th October, 2nd, 9th November, 2016 and arrive Secunderabad at 04:30 hrs on Friday.
  • Train No. 02850 Secunderabad - Santragachi AC special train will depart Secunderabad at 06:20 hrs on 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th October, 4th, 11th November, 2016 and arrive Santragachi at 10:25 hrs on Saturday.
HaltingKharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Rd, Brahmapur, Palasa, Srikakulam Rd, Vizianagaram, Duvvada, Anakapalli, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal and Kazipet stations in both the directions.Composition The special trains consist of 13 coaches, viz., three AC II Tier, eight AC III Tier and two Power Car Coaches.Reservation
Special trains will run as Special Fare Trains.

Train No.02793/02794 Secunderabad-Patna-Secunderabad Special Trains ( 14 Services )

  • Train No.02793 Secunderabad - Patna Special train will depart Secunderabad at 08:35 hrs on 30th September, 7th, 14th, 21st October and 4th and 11th November, 2016 (Fridays) and arrive Patna at 16:10 hrs on Saturdays.
  • Train No.02794 Patna - Secunderabad Special train will depart Patna at 12:45 hrs on 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 31st October, 8th, 13th November, 2016 and arrive Secunderabad at 22:20 hrs on the next day.
HaltingKazipet, Ramagundam, Ballarshah, Nagpur, Itarsi, Manikpur, Cheoki, Mirzapur and Mughalsarai stations in both the directions.
Reservation
Special trains will run as Special Fare Trains.

Updated : 26.09.2016


Railway announced Special Trains for Diwali 2016 between Secunderabad and Guntur.

Train Nos.02122/02121 Secunderabad - Guntur Diwali Double Decker Weekly Special Trains


  • Train No.02122 Secunderabad - Guntur Weekly Special Trains will depart from Secunderabad in 02,09,16,23,30 October 2016 and 06,13,20 27 November 2016.
  • Train No.02121 Guntur - Secunderabad Weekly Special Trains will depart from Secunderabad in 03,10,17,24,31 October 2016 and 07,14,21 28 November 2016. 

Updated : 24.09.2016



Western Railway announced special trains for Diwali 2016. Following are the details.


Train Nos.09023/09024 Mumbai Central - Indore Super Fast Weekly special Fare Special Trains (06 trips)


  • Train Nos.09023 Mumbai Central - Indore Special Train will depart from Mumbai Central at 11.55 pm and will reach Indore at 01.40 pm on next day. The train will be on every Saturday from 22nd October to 5th November, 2016 with a total of three trips.
  • Train Nos.09024 Indore - Mumbai Central Special Train will depart from Indore at 03.30 pm and will reach Mumbai Central at 05.45 am on next day. The train will be on every Sunday from 23rd October to 6th November, 2016 with a total of three trips. 




Halting
Borivali, Surat, Vadodara, Dahod, Ratlam, Nagda, Ujjain and Dewas Stations.


Composition
AC II Tier, AC III Tier and Sleeper Class Coaches.


Train Nos.09462/09461 Ahmedabad - Chennai Central Weekly special Fare Special Trains (06 trips)


  • Train Nos.09462 Ahmedabad - Chennai Central Special Train will depart from Ahmedabad at 15.10 hrs and will reach Chennai Central at 23.00 hrs on next day. The train will be on every Monday in 24th  and 31st, October and 7th November, 2016.
  • Train Nos.09463 Chennai Central - Ahmedabad Special Train will depart from Chennai Central at 15.15 hrs and will reach Ahmedabad at 01.15 hrs on Third day. The train will be on every Wednesday in 26th October and 2nd and 9th November, 2016. 


Halting
Anand, Vadodara, Bharuch, Surat, Vapi, Boisar, Vasai Road, Panvel, Pune, Solapur, Gulbarga, Wadi, Yadgir, Raichur, Manthralayam Road, Adoni, Guntakal, Gooty, Tadipatri, Muddanuru, Yerraguntla, Cuddapah, Razampeta, Renigunta and Arakanam in both direction. Train No.09462 will also halt at Perambur Stations.

Composition
First AC, AC-2 Tier, AC-3 Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second Class Coaches.

Reservation
Booking for Train No.09462 will be opened from 25th September 2016 for all trips at all Passenger Reservation Centers and IRCTC Website





Updated : 22.09.2016


North Western Railway announced Diwali Special Train between Ajmer and Pushkar in order to clear extra rush of passengers. 



Train Nos.09653/09654 Ajmer - Pushkar Special Fare Special Trains (66 Trips)


  • Train No.09653 Ajmer - Pushkar Special Fare Special Trains will depart from Ajmer at 14.45 hrs and will arrive Pushkar at 16.10 hrs . The train will be from 01.10.2016 to 15.11.2016.
  • Train No.09654 Pushkar - Ajmer Special Fare Special Trains will depart from Pushkar at 12.25 hrs and will arrive Ajmer at 14.15 hrs .The train will be from 01.10.2016 to 15.11.2016.



Composition
Seven General Coaches and two other coaches.
Halting

Ajmer, Madar Junction, Makarwadi Halt, Budha Pushkar Halt, Pushkar.



West Central Railway announced Diwali Special Train between Secunderabad and Patna in order to clear extra rush of passengers. 


Train Nos.02793/02794 Secunderabad - Patna Special Fare Special Trains


  • Train No.02793 Secunderabad - Patna Special Fare Special Trains will depart from Secunderabad at 08.35 hrs and will arrive Patna at 16.10 hrs . The train will be from 30.09.2016 to 11.11.2016.
  • Train No.02794 Patna - Secunderabad Special Fare Special Trains will depart from Patna at 12.45 hrs and will arrive Secunderabad at 22.20 hrs .The train will be from 02.09.2016 to 22.11.2016.


Composition
Fifteen coaches.
Halting

Secunderabad Junction, Kazipet Junction, Ramagundam, Balharshah Junction, Nagpur Junction, Itarsi Junction, Manikpur Junction, Chheoki Junction, Mirzapur, Mughal Sarai Junction, Patna Junction.



Updated : 21.09.2016



34 DIWALI SPECIAL TRAINS

South Central Railway announced that in order to clear extra rush of during Dussehra and Deepavali, will be run twenty Special Trains between Secunderabad - Visakhapatnam and Hyderabad - Visakhapatnam and fourteen special trains between Hyderabad - Durgapura (Jaipur). Following are the details. 
Secunderabad-Visakhapatnam-Hyderabad Special Train (10 services)

  • Train No.07069 Secunderabad-Visakhapatnam special train will depart Secunderabad at 21:40 hrs on 30th September, 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th October, 2016 (Friday)  and arrive Visakhapatnam at 10:55 hrs on the next day.
  • Train No. 07070 Visakhapatnam-Hyderabad special train will depart Visakhapatnam at 18:55 hrs on 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th October, 2016 (Saturday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 08:00/08:05 hrs on the next day and arrive Hyderabad at 08:45 hrs.
HaltingPagidipalli, Nalgonda, Miryalaguda, Piduguralla, Sattenapalli, Guntur, Vijayawada, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Tuni, Anakapalli and Duvvada stations in both the directions.
CompositionTrains will consist of 14 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, one AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class and Two Luggage cum Brake van Coaches.


Hyderabad - Visakhapatnam - Secunderabad Special Train (10 services)

  • Train No.07071 Hyderabad-Visakhapatnam special train will depart Hyderabad at 21:10 hrs on 28th September, 5th,  12th, 19th and 26th October, 2016 (Wednesday)arrive/depart Secunderabad at 21:35/21:40 hrs and arrive Visakhapatnam at 11:00 hrs on the next day.
  • Train No. 07072 Visakhapatnam-Secunderabad special train will depart Visakhapatnam at 18:55 hrs on 29th September, 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th October, 2016 (Thursday) and arrive Secunderabad at 08:50 hrs on the next day.
HaltingPagidipalli, Nalgonda, Miryalaguda, Piduguralla, Sattenapalli, Guntur, Vijayawada, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Tuni, Anakapalli and Duvvada stations in both the directions.
CompositionTrains will consist of 14 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, one AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class and Two Luggage cum Brake van Coaches.

Hyderabad - Durgapura (Jaipur) - Hyderabad Super fast Special Train (14 services)


  • Train No.02731 Hyderabad - Durgapura super fast special train will depart Hyderabad at 21:00 hrs on 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st October, 7th and 14th November, 2016 (Monday) arrive/depart Secunderabad 21:35/21:40 hrs and arrive Durgapura at 03:25 hrs on Wednesday.
  • Train No.02732 Durgapura - Hyderabad super fast special train will depart Durgapura at 21:20 hrs on 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th October, 2nd, 9th and 16th November, 2016 (Wednesday)  arrive/depart Secunderabad at 04:20/04:25 hrs on Friday and arrive Hyderabad at 05:10 hrs.
HaltingKazipet, Ramagundam, Manchiryal, Sirpur Kagaznagar, Balharshah, Nagpur, Itarsi, Bhopal, Bairagarh, Sujalpur, Ujjain Jn, Nagada and Sawai Madhopur stations in both the directions.
CompositionTwo AC II Tier, eleven AC III Tier and Two Power Car Coaches, totaling fifteen coaches.


Updated : 20.09.2016


20 Diwali Super fast AC Special Trains between H.Nizamuddin and Kochuveli


South Central Railway announced that in order to clear extra rush of passengers during diwali festival, 20 super fast AC special trains will be run between H.Nizamuddin and Kochuveli as detailed below.


  • Train No.04426 H.Nizamuddin - Kochuveli super fast AC Special Train will depart H.Nizamuddin at 05:55 hrs on 24th September, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th November, 2016 (Saturday) and arrive Kochuveli at 11:00 hrs on Mondays.
  • Train No.04425 Kochuveli – H.Nizamuddin super fast AC Special Train will depart Kochuveli at 23:00 hrs on 26th September, 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st October, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th November, 2016 (Mondays) and arrive H.Nizamuddin at 03:00 hrs on Wednesdays.

Halting
Mathura, Agra Cantt, Gwalior, Jhansi, Bhopal, Itarsi, Nagpur, Balharshah, Ramagundam, Warangal, Khammam, Vijayawada, Chirala, Ongole, Nellore, Renigunta, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Podhanur, Palghat, Shoranur, Thrisur, Aluva, Ernakulam Town, Kottayam, Tiruvalla, Chengannur, Kayankulam and Kollam stations in both the directions.
Composition
These trains will have 19 coaches viz, one AC First Class, five AC II tier, eleven AC III tier and two Power Car Coaches.

Updated : 08.09.2016


South Central Railway announced 52 Bi-weekly Suvidha Special Trains Between Bhubaneswar and Krishnarajpuram and 16 Special Trains Between Hyderabad and Kochuveli via Secunderabad as Diwali Festival Special Trains 2016.

Bhubaneswar - Krishnarajpuram 52 bi-Weekly Diwali Suvidha Special Trains

  • Train No.82841 Bhubaneswar - Krishnarajpuram Suvidha special train will depart Bhubaneswar at 11:30 hrs on 3rd, 6th, 10th, 13th, 17th, 20th, 24th, 27th, 31st October, 3rd, 7th, 10th, 14th, 17th, 21st, 24th, 28th November, 1st, 5th, 8th, 12th, 15th, 19th, 22nd, 26th and 29th December, 2016 and arrive Krishnarajpuram at 13:00 hrs on the next day.
  • Train No.82842 Krishnarajpuram - Bhubaneswar special train will depart Krishnarajpuram at 16:05 hrs on 4th, 7th, 11th, 14th, 18th, 21st, 25th, 28th  October, 1st, 4th, 8th, 11th, 15th, 18th, 22nd, 25th, 29th  November, 2nd, 6th, 9th, 13th, 16th, 20th, 23rd, 27th and 30th December, 2016  and arrive Bhubaneswar at 18:35 hrs on the next day.


Halting
Khurda Road, Brahmapur, Palasa, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Duvvada, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, o­ngole, Nellore, Renigunta, Katpadi and Jolarpettai stations in both the directions.

Composition
One AC II Tier, three AC III Tier, seven Sleeper Class, five General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches totaling eighteen coaches.

Hyderabad - Kochuveli Diwali Festival 16 Special Trains  via Secunderabad 


  • Train No.07115 Hyderabad - Kochuveli special train will depart Hyderabad at 21:00 hrs on 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October, 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th November, 2016 (Saturday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 21:30/21:40 hrs and arrive Kochuveli at 03:20 hrs on Monday.
  • Train No.07116 Kochuveli - Hyderabad special train will depart Kochuveli at 20:15 hrs on 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st October, 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th November, 2016 (Monday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 02:45/02:55 hrs on Wednesday and arrive Hyderabad at 03:30 hrs.


Halting
Nalgonda, Piduguralla, Guntur, Tenali, o­ngole, Nellore, Gudur, Renigunta, Tirupati, Chittoor, Katpadi, Ambur, Vaniyambadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palghat, Ottapalem, Trisur, Aluva, Ernakulam Town, Kottayam, Tiruvalla, Chengannur, Kayankulam and Kollam stations in both the directions.

Composition
One AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches, totaling fifteen coaches.

Reservation

These special trains will runs as special fare trains.

Updated : 02.09.2016

Western Railway decided to run Weekly Special trains between Gandhidham and Tirunelveli for the convenience of passengers and to clear the extra rush during Dasshera/Diwali festival.

Train Nos.09458/09457  Gandhidham  - Tirunelveli (Weekly) Special train with Special fare (Via Vasai Road) [8 Trips]

  • Train No. 09458 Gandhidham - Tirunelveli (Weekly) Special train, as per the monsoon timings, will leave Gandhidham at 13.50 hrs on Monday, will arrive at Vasai Road next day (Tuesday) at 03.10 hrs and will reach Tirunelvelli on the third day, i.e. on Wednesday at 11.45 hrs. This train will run on 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th of October, 2016 (4 trips).
  • Train No. 09457 Tirunelveli - Gandhidham (Weekly) Special train, as per the monsoon timings, will leave Tirunelvelli at 07.55 hrs on Thursday, will arrive at Vasai Road next day (Friday) at 16.30 hrs and will reach Gandhidham on the third day, i.e. on Saturday at 06.55 hrs. This train will run on 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th of October, 2016 (4 trips).


Halting
Bhachau, Samakhiali Jn., Dhrangandhra, Viramgam, Ahmedabad , Nadiad Jn., Anand, Vadodara, Surat, Vapi, Vasai Road, Panvel, Roha, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Kankavali, Karmali, Madgaon, Karwar,  Kumta, Udupi, Mangalore Jn., Kasargod, Kannur, Kozhikode, Tirur, Shoranur Jn., Thrissur, Ernakulam Jn, Alappuzha,  Kollam, Trivandrum, Nagercoil Town  and Valliyur stations in both the directions.

Composition

AC II Tier, AC III Tier, Sleeper Class and Second class coaches.

TIRUPATI - NAGARSOL 18 DIWALI SPECIAL TRAINS




South Central Railway announced 18 special trains in order to clear extra rush of passengers during Dussehra and Diwali festival season. Following are the details.



Tirupati - Nagarsol Diwali Special Trains 

  • Train No 07417 Tirupati – Nagarsol Special Train will depart Tirupati at 07:30 hrs on 16th, 23rd, 30th September, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th October, 4th and 11th November, 2016 (Friday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 20:15/20:25 hrs on the same day and arrive Nagarsol at 11.55 hrs on the next day.  
  • Train No.07418 Nagarsol - Tirupati Special Train will depart Nagarsol at 22:00 hrs o­n 17th, 24th September, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October, 5th and 12th November, 2016 (Saturday), arrive/depart Secunderabad at 11:55/12:05 hrs on the next day and arrive Tirupati at 04:00 hrs on Mondays. 



Halting

Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, o­ngole, Tenali, Guntur, Sattenapalli, Piduguralla, Nadikudi, Miryalguda, Nalgonda, Cherlapalli, Begumpet, Lingampalli, Shankarpalli, Vikarabad, Zahirabad, Bidar, Bhalki, Udgir, Latur Road, Pangaon, Parli, Gangakher, Parbhani, Manavat Road, Selu, Partur, Jalna and Aurangabad stations in both directions.



Composition
Trains will consist of 19 coaches viz., o­ne AC II Tier, three AC III Tier, seven Sleeper Class, six General Second class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.


Updated : 31.08.2016


West Central Railway announced the following trains for Diwali Festival 2016. Following are the details.

Train Nos.01717/01718 Kota - Patna Diwali Special Fare Special Trains

  • Train No.01717 Kota - Patna train will depart from  Kota at 12:30 hrs on 28.10.2016 and 31.10.2016 and will arrive Patna at 11:40 hrs.
  • Train No.01718 Patna - Kota train will depart from Patna at 14:50 hrs on 29.10.2016 and will arrive Kota at 13:45 hrs.  

Halting
Kota Junction, Guna Junction, Saugor, Damoh, Katni Junction, Maihar, Satna Junction, Manikpur Junction, Chheoki Junciton, Mirzapur, Mughal Sarai Junction, Buxar, Ara Junction, Danapur, Patna Junction.
Composition
Fifteen Sleeper Class, One AC-2 tier, Two General and SLR.

Train Nos.01701/01702 Jabalpur - Patna Diwali Special Fare Special Trains

  • Train No.01701 Jabalpur - Patna train will depart from Jabalpur at 22:00 hrs on 02, 04 November 2016 and will arrive Patna at 09:50 hrs.
  • Train No.01702 Patna - Jabalpur train will depart from Patna at 14:50 hrs on 01, 03, 05 November 2016 and will arrive Jabalpur at 04:05 hrs.  


Halting
Jabalpur Junction, Katni Junction, Maihar, Satna Junction, Manikpur Junction, Chheoki Junciton, Mirzapur, Mughal Sarai Junction, Buxar, Ara Junction, Danapur, Patna Junction.
Composition

Fifteen Sleeper Class, One AC-2 tier, Two General and SLR.


Updated : 30.08.2016


Northern Railway announced Special Trains for Diwali Festival 2016. Following are the details.

Train Nos.09151/ 09152 Vadodara - Ahmedabad Daily Fast Passenger Special (32 Trips)  


  • Train No 09151 Vadodara - Ahmedabad (Daily) Fast Passenger special train leaves from Vadodara at 8.20 hrs and reaches Ahmedabad at 10.40 hrs the same day. The extended trips will run from 01st September, 2016 to 16th September, 2016.
  • Train No 09152 Ahmedabad - Vadodara (Daily) Fast Passenger special train departs from Ahmedabad at 15.20 hrs to reach Vadodara at 17.30 hrs the same day. The extended trips will run from 31st August, 2016 to 15th September, 2016.



Halting
Vasad, Anand, Nadiad, Mahemadavad Kheda Rd, Barejadi Nandej and Maninagar station in both directions.

Composition
General II class coaches.


Updated : 29.08.2016

Western Railway announced special trains for Durga Pooja, Dasshera and Diwali and with a view to meet the travel demand during the season. Following are the details. 


Train Nos.01705/ 01706 Bandra (T) - Jabalpur Super fast Special (22 Trips)
  • Train No.01705 Bandra (T) – Jabalpur Super fast Special Train will leave from Bandra Terminus at 20.30 hrs on Friday and will reach Jabalpur at 18.55 hrs the next day. The extended trips will run on 02nd September, 2016 to 11th November, 2016.
  • Train No.01706 Jabalpur – Bandra (T) Super fast Special train will depart from Jabalpur at 14.20 hrs on every Thursday and will reach Bandra (T) at 11.15 hrs the next day. The extended trips will run on 01st September, 2016 to 10th November, 2016.
Halting
Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Ratlam, Ujjain, Bhopal, Habibganj, Hoshangabad, Itarsi, Pipariya and Narsinghpur station in both directions.
Composition
AC II Tier, AC III Tier and Sleeper Class coaches.
Reservation
This train will be fully reserved and will run on special fare with special charges. The booking for extended trips of Train No.01705 Bandra (T) – Jabalpur Super fast Special Train will open from 30th August, 2016 at all PRS counters and IRCTC website.


Train Nos.09151/ 09152 Vadodara - Ahmedabad Daily Fast Passenger Special (32 Trips)  

  • Train No 09151 Vadodara - Ahmedabad (Daily) Fast Passenger special train leaves from Vadodara at 8.20 hrs and reaches Ahmedabad at 10.40 hrs the same day. The extended trips will run from 01st September, 2016 to 16th September, 2016.
  • Train No 09152 Ahmedabad - Vadodara (Daily) Fast Passenger special train departs from Ahmedabad at 15.20 hrs to reach Vadodara at 17.30 hrs the same day. The extended trips will run from 31st August, 2016 to 15th September, 2016.

Halting
Vasad, Anand, Nadiad, Mahemadavad Kheda Rd, Barejadi Nandej and Maninagar station in both directions.
Composition

General II class coaches.


Updated : 25.08.2016



South Eastern Railway announced Weekly Super Fast Special as Diwali special Trains 2016 between Howrah and Tirupati. Following are the details.


Train No.02855/02856 Howrah - Tirupati Super Fast Special from 04/10/16 to 16/11/16 (07 Pairs) 

  • Train No.02855 Howrah - Tirupati Special leaving Howrah every Tuesday at 12:40 hours will reach Tirupati at 14:30 hours, the next day. 
  • Train No.02856 Tirupati - Howrah leaving Tirupati every Wednesday at 15:55 hours will arrive Howrah at 18:30 hours, the next day.

Composition     
Fourteen  AC 3 Tier Coaches

Halting

Kharagpur, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road,  Brahmapur, Palasa, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Duvvada, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Ongole, Nellore, and Renigunta between Howrah and Tirupati.


Updated : 24.08.2016



Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has announced a weekly special train for Diwali 2016 in the Kamakhya-Sealdah-Kamakhya section. Following are the details.


  • Train No.02262 will depart from Kamakhya at 8.10 pm on October 8, October 15, October 22, October 29, November 5 and November 12, 2016
  • Train No.02261 will start from Sealdah at 11.55 pm on October 7, October 14, October 21, October 28, November 4 and November 11, 2016.


Halting
New Bongaigaon, New Coochbehar, New Jalpaiguri, Kishanganj and Malda Town.

Composition
One AC first-class coach, four AC two-tier coaches and 11 AC three-tier coaches


Updated : 23.08.2016



West Central Railway announced Diwali Super fast special trains from different destinations. Following are the details.


Train No.02187/02188 : Rewa - Habibganj Diwali Super Fast Special Fare specials

  • Train No.02187 Rewa - Habibganj Special train will depart from Rewa at 23.45 hrs and will reach Habibganj at 09.00 hrs. The train will be on 11.10.2016, 31.10.2016, 01.11.2016 and 02.11.2016.
  • Train No.02188 Habibganj -  Rewa Special train will depart from Habibganj at 10.00 hrs and will reach Rewa at 20.00 hrs. The train will be on 11.10.2016, 31.10.2016, 01.11.2016 and 02.11.2016.

Halting
Bhopal Habibganj, Bhopal Junction, Vidisha, Bina Junction, Saugor, Damoh, Katni Junction, Satna Junction, Rewa.

Composition
Total Nineteen coaches.




Train No.02185/02186 : Habibganj – Rewa Diwali Super Fast Special Fare specials

  • Train No.02185 Habibganj -  Rewa Special train will depart from Habibganj at 23.30 hrs and will reach Rewa at 09.30 hrs. The train will be on 07.10.2016, 08.10.2016, 09.10.2016, 27.10.2016, 28.10.2016 and 29.10.2016.  
  • Train No.02186 Rewa - Habibganj Special train will depart from Rewa at 10.00 hrs and will reach Habibganj at 20.00 hrs. The train will be on 08.10.2016, 09.10.2016, 10.10.2016, 28.10.2016, 29.10.2016 and 30.10.2016.  

Halting
Bhopal Habibganj, Bhopal Junction, Vidisha, Bina Junction, Saugor, Damoh, Katni Junction, Satna Junction, Rewa.

Composition
Total Nineteen coaches.




Train No.02191/02192 : Jabalpur - Santragachi Junction Diwali Super Fast specials


  • Train No.02191 Jabalpur - Santragachi Junction Special train will depart from Jabalpur at 20.55 hrs and will reach Santragachi at 16.30 hrs. The train will be on 05.10.2016.  
  • Train No.02192 Santragachi - Jabalpur Junction Special train will depart from Santragachi at 20.40 hrs and will reach Jabalpur at 15.40 hrs. The train will be on 06.10.2016.  


Halting
Jabalpur, Sihora Road, Katni South, Umaria, Shahdol, Anuppur Junction, Pendra Road, Bilaspur Junction, Champa Junction, Raigarh, Jharsuguda Junction, Rourkela Junction, Chakradharpur, Tatanagar Junction, Kharagpur Junction, Santragachi Junction. 

Composition
Total Nineteen coaches.



Updated : 16.08.2016



Western Railway announced Diwali/Pooja Special trains for the convenient of the passengers. Following are the details.



Bandra Terminus - Okha Diwali / Pooja Weekly Special Train (14 trips)

  • Train No.09561 Bandra Terminus - Okha Diwali / Pooja Weekly Special Train will depart from Bandra Terminus at 23.45 hrs and will arrive Okha at 18.30 hrs on Next day. The train will be from 04th October to 16th November, 2016. Date of Departure of Train : Every Wednesday : 05,12,19 and 26 of October and 2, 9 and 16 of November 2016.
  • Train No.09562 Okha - Bandra Terminus Diwali / Pooja Weekly Special Train will depart from Okha at 11.25 hrs and will arrive Bandra Terminus at 06.15 hrs on next day. The train will be from 04th October to 16th November, 2016. Date of Departure of Train : Every Tuesday : 04,11,18 and 25 of October and 1, 8 and 15 of November 2016.

Halting
Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Surendranagar, Wankaner, Rajkot, Hapa, Jamnagar, Khambalia and Dwarka Stations.

Composition
AC - 2 Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second Class Coaches.

Reservation
Booking for Train Nos.09561/09562 already opened from 15th August 2016. These trains are Special Train on Special Fare. 


Mumbai Central - Jodhpur Diwali / Pooja Weekly AC Special Train (14 trips)


  • Train No.09043 Mumbai Central - Jodhpur Diwali / Pooja Weekly AC Special Train will depart from Mumbai Central at 16.00 hrs and will arrive Jodhpur at 11.00 hrs on Next day. The train will be from 04th October to 16th November, 2016. Date of Departure of Train : Every Tuesday : 04,11,18 and 25 of October and 1, 8 and 15 of November 2016.
  • Train No.09044 Jodhpur - Mumbai Central Diwali / Pooja Weekly AC Special Train will depart from Jodhpur at 12.40 hrs and will arrive Mumbai Central at 07.00 hrs on Next day. The train will be from 04th October to 16th November, 2016. Date of Departure of Train : Every Wednesday : 05,12,19 and 26 of October and 2, 9 and 16 of November 2016.


Halting
Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Mahesana, Palanpur, Abu Road, Sirohi Road, Marwar Jn, Pali Marwar and Luni Stations.
Composition
AC - 2 Tier, AC-3 Tier and Pantry Car Coaches.
Reservation

Booking for Train No.09043 already opened from 15th August 2016. These trains are AC Special Train on Special Fare. 


Bhavnagar - Jammu Tawi Diwali/Pooja weekly Special Train (12 trips)
  • Train No.09205 Bhavnagar - Jammu Tawi Diwali/Pooja Weekly Special Train will depart from Bhavnagar at 14.00 hrs and will arrive Jammu Tawi at 01.25 hrs on Third day. The train will be from 07th October to 13th November, 2016. Date of Departure of Train : Every Friday : 07,14,21 and 28 of October and 4 and 11 of November 2016.
  • Train No.09206 Jammu Tawi - Bhavnagar Diwali/Pooja Weekly Special Train will depart from Jammu Tawi at 05.30 hrs and will arrive Bhavnagar at 16.40 hrs on Next day. The train will be from 07th October to 13th November, 2016. Date of Departure of Train : Every Sunday : 09,16,23 and 30 of October and 6 and 13 of November 2016.

Halting
Sihor, Dhola, Botad, Surendranagar Gate, Viramgam, Ahmedabad, Mahesana, Palanpur, Abu Road, Sirohi Road, Falna, Rani, Marwar Jn, Pali Marwar, Luni, Jodhpur, Merta Road, Degana, Didwana, Ladnun, Sujangarh, Ratangarh, Churu, Sadulpur, Hissar, Ludhiana, Jalandhar Cantt and Pathankot Cantt. Stations.
Composition
AC - 2 Tier, AC-3 Tier, Sleeper Class and General Second Class Coaches.
Reservation

Booking for Train No.09205 already opened from 15th August 2016. These trains are Special Train on Special Fare. 





Updated : 05.08.2016


North Western Railway announced Four Trips of Howrah - Ajmer Suvidha Special trains to control the extra rush of passengers during the upcoming Puja/Diwali Festival rush 2016.

HOWRAH - AJMER SUVIDHA PUJA/DIWALI SPECIAL TRAINS

  • Train No.82309 : Howrah - Ajmer Puja/Diwali Suvidha Special Train will depart from Howrah at 06.35 hrs and will reach Ajmer at 10.20 hrs on the next day. The train will be run from 11.10.2016  to 01.11.2016.
  • Train No.82310 Ajmer - Howrah Puja / Diwali Suvidha Special Train will depart from Ajmer at 00.05 hrs and will reach Howrah at 04.45 hrs on the next day. The train will be run from 13.10.2016  to 03.11.2016.
Halting
Dhanbad, Gaya, Mughal Sarai Junction, Allahabad Junction, Kanpur Central, Tundla Junction, Agra Fort, Bandikui Junction, Dausa, Jaipur Gandhinagar, Jaipur Junction, Phulera Junction, Kishangarh, Ajmer Junction. 
Composition
Two Second AC, Four Third AC, Ten Sleeper Class and Two EOGs , total Eighteen Coaches.

Updated : 03.08.2016


13 PAIRS OF WEEKLY SPECIAL for DURGA PUJA/DIWALI FESTIVALS 2016


South Eastern Railway announced Durga Puja and Diwali Festivals special trains 2016. It has been decided to run 13 pairs of Weekly Specials between Santragachi-Puri-Santragachi during the period from 07/10/16 to 31/12/16. Following are the details.
  • Train No.08404 leaving Santragachi every Saturday at 19:10 hours will reach Puri at 04:00 hours, the next day. The train will run during the period from 07/10/16 to 31/12/16.  
  • Train No.08403 will leave Puri every Friday at 21:25 hours arriving Santragachi at 06:45 hours, the next day. The train will run during the period from 07/10/16 to 31/12/16. 

Composition
The Special train consisting of 18 coaches including AC 2 Tier-1, AC 3 Tier -2, Sleeper Class-9, General Second Class-4 and Luggage Van-2.
Halting

Kharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur-Keonjhar Road, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Khurda Road between Santragachi and Puri.


Updated : 29.07.2016

South Eastern Railway announced  Special Trains towards different destinations Keeping in view the huge rush of passengers during ensuing Durga Puja and Diwali Festivals, South Eastern Railway has decided to run 58 pairs (116 trips)of festival specials towards Pune, Gondia, Durg, Visakhapatnam, Puri, Mumbai, Ernakulam and Chennai during the period from 03/10/2016 to 30/11/2016. Following are the details.



Train Nos.08043/08044 Santragachi-Gondia-Santragachi Weekly AC Superfast Specials (9 pairs)

  • The Santragachi-Gondia Special(08043) leaving Santragachi every Monday at 14:50 hours will reach Gondia at 06:05 hours, the next day. 
  • In the return direction, the train(08044) leaving Gondia every Tuesday at 12:40 hours will arrive Santragachi at 06:10 hours, the next day. The Special train will run during the period from 03/10/16 to 29/11/16.
Train Nos.02860/02859 Santragachi-LTT-Santragachi Weekly AC Superfast Special (2 pairs):
  • The Santragachi-LTT Superfast AC Special(02860) leaving Santragachi o­n 27.10.16 and 03.11.16 at 18.30 hrs. will reach LTT at 23.45 hrs., the next day.  
  • In the return direction, LTT-Santragachi AC Superfast Special(02859) departing LTT o­n 29.10.16 and 05.11.16 at 13.20 hrs. will arrive Santragachi at 18.15 hrs., the next day. 

Train Nos.02822/02821 Santragachi-Pune-Santragachi Weekly AC Superfast  Special (8 pairs)

  • The Santragachi-Pune Superfast AC Special(02822) leaving Santragachi every Saturday at 18.30 hrs. will reach Pune at 02.45 hrs., o­n  Monday.  
  • In the return direction, Pune-Santragachi Superfast AC Special(02821) departing Pune every Monday at 10.30 hrs. will arrive Santragachi at 18.15 hrs., the next day. The Special train will run during the period from 08.10.2016 to 28.11.2016.

Train Nos.02809/02810 Santragachi-Puri-Santragachi Superfast Weekly Special (8 Pairs)

  • The Santragachi-Puri Special(02809) leaving Santragachi every Thursday at 19:00 hours will reach Puri at 03:20 hours, the next day. 
  • In the return direction, the train(02810) leaving Puri every Friday at 13:30 hours will arrive Santragachi at 22:15 hours, the same day. The Special train will run during the period from 06.10.2016 to 25.11.2016.

Train Nos.08119/08120 Tatanagar-Durg-Tatanagar Weekly Special (9 Pairs)

  • The Tatanagar-Durg Special(08119) leaving Tatanagar every Tuesday at 20:00 hours will reach Durg at 06:15 hours, the next day. 
  • In the return direction, the train(08120) leaving Durg every Wednesday at 21:40 hours will arrive Tatanagar at 09:25 hours, the next day. The Special train will run during the period from 04.10.2016 to 30.11.2016.

Train Nos.08189/08190 Tatanagar-Visakhapatnam-Tatanagar Weekly Special (6 Pairs)

  • The Tatanagar-Visakhapatnam Special(08189) leaving Tatanagar every Friday at 13:00 hours will reach Visakhaptnam at 05:25 hours, the next day. 
  • In the return direction, the train(08190) leaving Visakhaptnam every Saturday at 17:45 hours will arrive Tatanagar at 10:45 hours, the next day. The Special train will run during the period from 07.10.2016 to 12.11.2016.

Train Nos.02853/02854 Howrah-Ernakulam-Howrah Weekly Superfast Suvidha Specials

  • The Howrah-Ernakulam Suvidha Special leaving Howrah every Saturday at 17:00 hours (till 27th November 2016) will reach Ernakulam at 06:00 hours on Monday. 
  • In the return direction, the train leaving Ernakulam every Tuesday at 08:50 hours (till 29th November 2016), will arrive Howrah at 23:00 hours on Wednesday.
Composition
The Suvidha Special consisting of 19 coaches (AC 3 Tier-4, AC 2 Tier -1, Sleeper Class-12 and Luggage Van-2) 
Halting
Kharagpur, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road,  Brahmapur, Visakhapatnam, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijayawada, o­ngole, Nellore, Renigunta, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Erode and Coimbatore enroute and in the return direction, the train will also stop at Aluva, Thrisur and Palakkad.

Train Nos.00841/00842 Howrah-Chennai-Howrah Weekly AC Superfast Special

  • The Howrah-Chennai AC Super fast Special leaving Howrah every Saturday at 12:40 (till 26th November 2016) hours will reach Chennai at 15:05 hours on Sunday. 
  • In the return direction, the train leaving Chennai every Sunday at 17:10 hours (till 27th November 2016), will arrive Howrah at 18:30 hours on Monday.
Composition
The Special trains consisting of 14 AC-3 Tier coaches.
Halting
Kharagpur, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Brahmapur, Visakhapatnam, Duvvada, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada and Nellore between Howrah and Chennai.

Reservation
Advance Reservation Period (ARP) of these trains is 60 days and for Suvidha special is 30 days(excluding journey date).