Ratnachal SF Covid 19 Special 02718 train route

Runs Daily
Pantry Car
Class - CC 2S

Vijayawada to Visakhapatnam Ratnachal SF Covid 19 Special 02718 train schedule cloud_download

HaltAvg. Delay*DayDistancePlatform
1 Vijayawada Jn
( BZA )
-N.A1 0 km 5
2 Nuzvid
( NZD )
N.A1 41 km -
3 Eluru
( EE )
N.A1 60 km -
4 Tadepalligudem
( TDD )
N.A1 107 km -
5 Nidadavolu Jn
( NDD )
N.A1 127 km -
6 Rajamundry
( RJY )
N.A1 150 km -
7 Anaparti
( APT )
N.A1 173 km -
8 Samalkot Jn
( SLO )
N.A1 200 km -
9 Annavaram
( ANV )
N.A1 237 km -
10 Tuni
( TUNI )
N.A1 253 km -
11 Anakapalle
( AKP )
N.A1 317 km -
12 Duvvada
( DVD )
N.A1 333 km -
13 Vishakapatnam
( VSKP )
-N.A1 350 km 8
*Note: Average delay is average of delays calculated over previous 7 days.
Platform no. is indicative only. Please re-check platform info at the station before boarding train.

Vijayawada to Visakhapatnam Ratnachal SF Covid 19 Special 02718 timing

Ratnachal SF Covid 19 Special (02718) runs from Vijayawada to Visakhapatnam. It departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at from platform 5 and arrives at Vishakapatnam station (VSKP) at on platform 8. Ratnachal SF Covid 19 Special takes 6 hrs to cover the distance of 350 km between Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 58 kmph. It has classes Chair Car (CC) and Second Seater (2S). This train runs daily. Final chart for Ratnachal SF Covid 19 Special is prepared at Vijayawada usually 3-4 hours before train departure time.

About Vijayawada

Vijayawada is just 10 km away from Amravati, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. There is an interesting story about how Vijayawada got its name. According to Hindu mythology Goddess Durga killed an infamous demon here hence the name Vijayawada (translates to Land of Victory). It lies on the banks of Krishna river. Telugu is the most popular language in Vijayawada. Vijayawada has excellent road, rail and air connectivity. The bus terminal at Vijaywada is one of the busiest bus terminals of the country. Vijayawada railway station is classified as an A1 category station and is one of the busiest railway stations of Indian Railways. The second largest wagon workshop of Indian railways is at Rayanapadu near Vijayawada. Vijayawada airport was upgraded recently from domestic to international and has good air connectivity from major cities in India. Top tourists spots in Vijayawada are Bhavani Island, Undavalli Caves, Kanaka Durga temple and Mangalagiri.

About Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam, popularly known as Vizag, is a city in Andhra Pradesh. It is a booming industrial city on the east coast of India, a port city with the biggest ship building yard in India, and is also the headquarters of the Eastern Naval Command. The beautiful city with its twin town Waltair, forms a harmonious blend of majestic hills, valleys and golden beaches along the Bay of Bengal coastline. Must visit places while travelling to Visakhapatnam are Thotlakonda, Araku Valley, Borra Caves, Simhachalam, Kailasagiri, Yarada Beach, Dolphin's Nose, Rishikonda Beach, Naval Museum, VUDA Park and War memorial. In addition to being a major port handling high volume of cargo, it has developed oil refining, fertilizer, petro-chemical, steel plant, sugar refining and jute industries. It is known for its beaches, including Ramakrishna Beach, home to a preserved submarine at the Kursura Submarine Museum. Nearby are the elaborate Kali Temple and the Visakha Museum, an old Dutch bungalow housing local maritime and historical exhibits. Visakhapatnam hosts two of the largest ports in the country, the only city in India to do so. First submarine museum in south asia is in Visakhapatnam. It also has India's first and the oldest shipyard established way back in 1941. Visakhapatnam airport (VTZ) is the largest and busiest airport in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Both domestic and international flights ply from this airport.