Rajdhani express are premium category trains by the Indian Railways that redefines luxury travelling in India. It is a fully air-conditioned train which connects country capital (Delhi) with state capitals. That is why they are called 'Rajdhani' which translates to 'Capital' in English. These train runs at very high speed and therefore it usually takes least time to reach destination compared to other trains on the same route. Mumbai rajdhani is the fastest rajdhani train which attains a maximum speed of 140 kmph on some stretch. Rajdhani Express offers catering facilities inside the train the fare of which is included in ticket fare. Rajdhani trains have 3 classes - First AC (1A), AC II-tier (2A) and AC III-tier (3A) only and they are coupled with LHB coaches that have higher safety features. The ticket fare for Rajdhani is maximum amongst all trains on the same route and has dynamic fare (Flexi Fare) system. Waitlisted passengers are strictly not allowed inside this train. Rajdhani train coaches are usually painted in red with a grey colored strip outside. 1 rajdhani train runs from Ahmedabad to Delhi - Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12957).
Ahmedabad to Delhi Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12957) departs from Ahmedabad Jn station (ADI) at and arrives New Delhi station (NDLS) at . Ahmedabad to Delhi rajdhani fare is Rs.3710 in First AC, Rs.2315 in Third AC and Rs.3210 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. In Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12957), seat availability status is GNWL4/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 88% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RAC 7/RAC 4 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is RAC 83/RAC 72 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. 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.
The concept of Garib Rath started with the vision to provide air conditioned berths at a comparatively low price for the people who could not afford to travel in AC coaches. Garib-rath phrase translates to poor man's chariot in English. The fare in this train is almost two-thirds of regular third ac fare. Usually Garib Rath have Third AC (3A) class only excepting some 1-2 trains which also have Chair Car (CC) class. The compartments of these train coaches have 9 berths making an extra space for side middle berth which is not there in any other train in India. In case passengers want to have bedrolls they need to pay separately for it. Some garib-raths run as fast as rajdhani, but they have lesser priority for track clearance compared to them. These trains are painted green with a yellow colored strip along the window panes. 1 garib-rath train runs from Ahmedabad to Delhi - Mumbai Bandra (T.) Delhi Sarai Rohilla Garib Rath Express (12216).
Ahmedabad to Delhi Mumbai Bandra (T.) Delhi Sarai Rohilla Garib Rath Express (12216) departs from Ahmedabad Jn station (ADI) at and arrives Delhi Sarai Rohilla station (DEE) at . Ahmedabad to Delhi garib-rath fare is Rs.855 in Third AC for this train. In Mumbai Bandra (T.) Delhi Sarai Rohilla Garib Rath Express (12216), seat availability status is RLWL82/WL41 in Third AC (3A) with 47% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
Sampark Kranti is a series of express trains in India that connects different states of India to the national capital - New Delhi. Sampark in Hindi means connectivity while Kranti is also a word in Hindi language meaning revolution. Thus these trains have revolutionized the state connectivity with center. These trains have a combination of all the classes - AC, Sleeper and Unreserved coaches. Sampark Kranti trains are for long distance journeys. These trains are named after states and Sampark Kranti train for a particular state has most of the stoppages in that state only. 1 sampark-kranti train runs from Ahmedabad to Delhi - Gujarat Sampark Kranti Express (12917).
Ahmedabad to Delhi Gujarat Sampark Kranti Express (12917) departs from Ahmedabad Jn station (ADI) at and arrives Delhi H Nizamuddin station (NZM) at . Ahmedabad to Delhi sampark-kranti fare is Rs.1375 in Third AC, Rs.1970 in Second AC and Rs.515 in Sleeper for this train. In Gujarat Sampark Kranti Express (12917), seat availability status is GNWL28/WL14 in Second AC (2A) with 76% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL64/WL26 in Third AC (3A) with 70% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL185/WL79 in Sleeper (SL) with 60% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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