Western Railways Launch 3 New Weekly Trains To Manage Surge In Demand (Full Details)
As reports of mass exodus of migrant workers have started coming in from Mumbai, Pune and other Maharashtrian cities, Indian Railways has refused to stop trains for helping the passengers reach their destination.
Infact, as per fresh reports coming in, Western Railways has decided to launch three new weekly trains to manage the surge in demand.
Here are the details..
Western Railways Launch Three New Trains
Western Railways has announced that they will be launching three new weekly trains in these routes:
Bandra Terminus-Barauni Junction to Subedarganj
Passengers going to these destinations can now book confirmed tickets, and ensure safe travel.
In a statement, Western Railways stated, “For the convenience of passengers and with a view to meet the travel demand, Western Railway has decided to run three more additional weekly special trains between Bandra Terminus-Barauni Junction, Bandra Terminus-Subedarganj, Surat-Hatia and Udhna-Chhapra stations.”
Special Fares For These Trains
However, there is a catch.
As per Sumit Thakur-Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, these special weekly trains will have special fares, and not the normal fares.
This will ensure that passengers are able to get fully confirmed tickets.
Full Details Of These Special Trains
Here are the full details of these special weekly trains:
Train No. 09005/09006 Bandra (T) – Barauni Jn Special Train on Special Fare (Weekly) (14 trips)
Train No. 09005 Bandra Terminus-Barauni Weekly special will depart Bandra Terminus every Friday at 15.45 hours and will reach Barauni at 13.20 hours on Sunday.
This train will run from 16th April to 28th May, 2021.
Train No. 09006 Barauni- Banda Terminus Weekly special will leave Barauni Junction every Monday at 00.30 hours and will arrive at Bandra Terminus at 17.25 hours on Tuesday.
This train will run from 19th April, 2021 to 31st May, 2021.
Enroute this train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Ratlam, Nagda, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Bayana, Agra Fort, Tundla, Kanpur Central, Lucknow City, Faizabad, Varanasi, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction, Buxar and Patna stations in both directions.
This train comprises of AC 2-Tier cum 3-Tier, Sleeper Class and Second Class seating coaches.
Train No. 09095/09096 Bandra (T) – Subedarganj AC Superfast Special Train on Special Fare (Weekly) (16 trips)
Train No 09095 Bandra Terminus-Subedarganj Weekly AC Superfast special will depart Bandra Terminus every Monday at 21.45 hours and will reach Subedarganj at 03.00 hours on Wednesday.
This train will run from 12th April to 31st May 2021.
Train No.09096 Subedarganj – Banda Terminus Weekly AC Superfast special will leave Subedarganj every Wednesday at 05.30 hours and will arrive Bandra Terminus at 11.20 hours on Thursday.
This train will run from 14th April, 2021 to 2nd June, 2021.
Enroute this train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Ratlam, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Gangapur City, Bayana, Agra Fort, Etawah and Kanpur Central stations in both directions. This train comprises of AC 3-Tier and AC Chair Car coaches.
Train No 09081/09082 Surat-Hatia Superfast Special Train on Special Fare (Weekly) (14 trips)