Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express 12957 train schedule

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Class - 1A 2A 3A

Ahmedabad to Delhi Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express 12957 train schedule cloud_download

Station
Arrival
Departure
Halt Avg. Delay* Day Distance Platform
1 Ahmedabad Jn
( ADI )
Starts
- N.A 1 0 km 10
2 Sabarmati BG
( SBIB )
1 6 km 1
3 Mahesana Jn
( MSH )
1 69 km 1
4 Palanpur Jn
( PNU )
1 134 km 2
5 Abu Road
( ABR )
1 186 km 1
6 Falna
( FA )
1 285 km 2
7 Ajmer Jn
( AII )
2 491 km 1
8 Jaipur
( JP )
N.A 2 626 km 1
9 Gurgaon
( GGN )
2 903 km 3
10 Delhi Cantt
( DEC )
2 920 km 2
11 New Delhi
( NDLS )
Ends
-
2 935 km 1
*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.

Ahmedabad to Delhi Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express 12957 timing

Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12957) runs from Ahmedabad to Delhi. It departs from Ahmedabad Jn station (ADI) at from platform 10 and arrives at New Delhi station (NDLS) at on platform 1. Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express takes 13 hrs 50 mints to cover the distance of 935 km between Ahmedabad and Delhi. It is a superfast train. The average speed of this train is 67 kmph. It has classes First AC (1A), Second AC (2A) and Third AC (3A). This train runs daily. Final chart for Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express is prepared at Ahmedabad usually 3-4 hours before train departure time. Swarna jayanti Rajdhani is the second shortest rajdhani train after Jammu Tawi Rajdhani, having 8 stops between New Delhi and Ahmedabad, largest city and former capital of Gujarat. It was the last Rajdhani train of the 20th century having introduced in the year 1997. Since it was launched in 50th Year of India's Independence, it was named Swarn Jayanti meaning Golden Jubilee.

Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express 12957 route

Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express starts from Ahmedabad Jn (ADI) at , reaches Mahesana Jn (MSH) at , Palanpur Jn (PNU) at , Abu Road (ABR) at , Ajmer Jn (AII) at , Jaipur (JP) at , Gurgaon (GGN) at and Delhi Cantt (DEC) at . It arrives at New Delhi on second day at . It stops at 9 stations in its route between Ahmedabad Jn and New Delhi. Passengers use 12957 Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express to travel mostly from Ahmedabad to Delhi, Ajmer to Delhi, Ahmedabad to Jaipur, Abu Road to Delhi and Ahmedabad to Ajmer.

About Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad lies on the banks of Sabarmati river is the largest city in the state of Gujarat. It has been declared World Heritage City by UNESCO in year 2017. Ahmedabad is an education hub having some of the prestigious colleges of the nation. It has one of the only two kite museums around the world which kite lovers can explore and cherish. It is home to the Father of the nation-Mahatama Gandhi who were born on these land. It has many beautiful monuments and architectures like the Jama Masjid, Siddi Sayyed Mosque and is full of gardens and lakes. Ahmedabad is well connected via roads, railway and airways. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (AMD) is located 9 kms away from the central Ahmedabad and serves the cities of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar of Gujarat. It is known for textile mills industry and is an entrepreneurial paradise. Ahmedabad is also known for large variety of vegan dishes and cuisines.

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.