ECoR to run five more inter-state trains from Sept 12, here’re details
Bhubaneswar: The Indian Railways will run five additional special inter-state trains from East Coast Railway jurisdiction. The services of the special trains will begin from September 12 and bookings will start from September 10.
Tickets will be available at reservation counters and on IRCTC website. The railways said only confirmed ticket holders will be allowed to board the train.
The trains notified are as follows:
01. BHUBANESWAR-DURG-BHUBANESWAR DAILY SPECIAL (08425/08426)
From Bhubaneswar at 1955hrs with effective from September 12, 2020 and from Durg at 1610hrs with effective from September 13, 2020.
Stoppages – Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Talcher, Angul, Sambalpur, Bargarh Road, Balangir, Titilagarh, Kantabanji, Khariar Road, Bagbahra, Mahasamund, Raipur and Bhilai Power House between Bhubaneswar and Durg from both the directions.
02. VISAKHAPATNAM-KORBA-VISAKHAPATNAM VIA RAYAGADA DAILY SPECIAL (08518/08517)
From Visakhapatnam at 2005hrs w.e.f. September 12, 2020 and from Korba at 1610hrs w.e.f. September 13, 2020.
Stoppages – Vizianagaram, Bobbili, Parvatipuram, Rayagada, Kesinga, Titilagarh, Kantabanji, Khariar Road, Mahasamund, Raipur, Tilda Neora, Bhatapara, Bilaspur, Akaltara, Janjgiri Naila and Champa between Visakhapatnam and Korba from both the directions.
03. BHUBANESWAR-AHMEDABAD-BHUBANESWAR WEEKLY SPECIAL (08405/08406)
From Bhubaneswar at 1800hrs (Wednesdays) w.e.f. September 16, 2020 and from Ahmedabad at 1840hrs (Fridays) w.e.f. September 18, 2020.
Stoppages – Dhenkanal, Talcher, Angul, Sambalpur, Bargarh Road, Balangir, Titlagarh, Kantabanji, Khariar Road, Mahasamund, Raipur, Durg, Gondia, Nagpur, Wardha, Badnera, Akola, Malkapur, Bhusaval, Jalgaon, Nandurbar, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara and Anand between Bhubaneswar and Ahmedabad from both the directions.
04. TIRUCHCHIRAPALLI-HOWRAH-TIRUCHCHIRAPALLI BI-WEEKLY SPECIAL (02664/02663)
From Tiruchchirapalli at 1620hrs on every Tuesday & Friday w,e,f, September 15, 2020 and from Howrah at 1610hrs on every Thursday & Sunday w.e.f. September 17, 2020.
Stoppages – Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Bhadrak between Tiruchchirapalli and Howrah from both the directions.
05. GUWAHATI-BANGALORE CANTT TRI-WEEKLY SPECIAL (02509/02510)
From Guwahati at 0620hrs on every Sunday, Monday & Tuesday w,e,f, September 13, 2020 and from Bangalore Cant at 2340hrs on every Wednesday, Thursday & Friday w.e.f. September 16, 2020.
Stoppages – Rangiya, New Jalpaiguri, Malda Town, Howrah, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur Keonjhar Road, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and other important stations between Guwahati and Bangalore Cant.
The Railways further stated other special trains running from New Delhi to Bhubaneswar, Bhubaneswar to Mumbai and Bhubaneswar to Howrah/Sealdah will continue to run as notified earlier.