Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express 12426 train schedule

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Class - 1A 2A 3A

Jammu Tawi to Delhi Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express 12426 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Jammu Tawi
( JAT )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 1
2 Kathua
( KTHU )
1 76 km 2
3 Pathankot Cantt
( PTKC )
1 99 km 1
4 Ludhiana Jn
( LDH )
2 264 km 2
5 New Delhi
( NDLS )
Ends
- N.A 2 577 km 15
*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.

Jammu Tawi to Delhi Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express 12426 timing

Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express (12426) runs from Jammu Tawi to Delhi. It departs from Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at from platform 1 and arrives at New Delhi station (NDLS) at on platform 15. Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express takes 9 hrs 15 mints to cover the distance of 577 km between Jammu Tawi and Delhi. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 62 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A) and Third AC (3A). This train runs daily. Final chart for Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express is prepared at Jammu Tawi usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Jammu Tawi is the shortest Rajdhani train having only 3 halts between New Delhi and Jammu Tawi and running a total distance of 577 Kms. This train was introduced on July 10, 1994. There are a number of trains that takes almost same duration as Jammu Tawi Rajdhani train to reach its destination. Until 2009, this train was running weekly once but its frequency was increased to daily later.

Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express 12426 route

Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express starts from Jammu Tawi (JAT) at , reaches Kathua (KTHU) at , Pathankot Cantt (PTKC) at and Ludhiana Jn (LDH) at . It arrives at New Delhi on second day at . It stops at 3 stations in its route between Jammu Tawi and New Delhi. Passengers use 12426 Jammu Tawi New Delhi Rajdhani Express to travel mostly from Jammu Tawi to Delhi, Pathankot Cantt to Delhi and Kathua to Delhi.

About Jammu Tawi

Jammu was founded by Raja Jambulochan and was named Jambupur initially which later changed to Jammu. Jammu city serves as the winter capital of Jammu & Kashmir state from November to April when all the offices move from Srinagar to Jammu. Srinagar serves as the summer capital from May to October. Jammu city lies at uneven ridges of low heights at the Shivalik hills. It is surrounded by Shivalik range to the north, east and southeast while the Trikuta Range surrounds it in the north-west. Jammu city has a railway station called Jammu Tawi that is connected with major cities of India. The old railway link to Sialkot was broken after the Partition of India and Jammu had no rail services until 1971, when the Indian Railways laid the Pathankot - Jammu Tawi Broad Gauge line. The new Jammu Tawi station was opened in October 1972 and is an origination point for Express trains. With the commencement of the Jammu-Baramulla line, all trains to the Kashmir Valley will pass through Jammu Tawi. A part of the Jammu-Baramulla project has been executed and the track has been extended to Katra. Jalandhar - Pathankot - Jammu Tawi section has been doubled and electrified. Jammu Airport is in the middle of Jammu. It has direct flights to Srinagar, Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh, Leh and Mumbai and Bengaluru. Tourism is the largest industry in Jammu as in the rest of the state. It is also a focal point for the pilgrims going to Vaishno Devi and Kashmir valley as it is second last railway terminal in North India. All the routes leading to Kashmir, Poonch, Doda and Laddakh start from Jammu city. So throughout the year the city remains full of people from all the parts of India. Places of interest include old historic palaces like Vaishno Devi, Mubarak Mandi, Purani Mandi, Rani Park, Amar Mahal, Bahu Fort, Raghunath Temple, Ranbireshwar Temple, Karbala, Peer Meetha, Old city and a number of shopping places, fun parks, etc.

About Delhi

Delhi is the capital city of India. It is second most populous city of India with a population of more than 1.25 crore. It is well connected to almost all of India. Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi is the busiest airport of India. Following its overhaul and with introduction of terminal 3, its passenger handling capacity increased many folds, and was voted as Best airport in the world in 2015. Intra-city connectivity in Delhi is at par with other developed cities in the world owing to world class Delhi-metro. Being the capital city of India, Delhi is home to embassies of almost all the popular countries. Famous tourist attractions in Delhi are Akshardham temple, Lotus temple, Jama Masjid, Humayun's Tomb, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Qutab Minar, Red Fort, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament House. Connaught Place, Khan Market and the Hauz Khas Village are heaven for the foodies as these places have lots of restaurants offering varied lip-smacking cuisines.