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. 3 rajdhani trains run from Delhi to Ranchi - New Delhi Ranchi AC Special (via Barkakana) (02454), New Delhi Ranchi Rajdhani Express (Via Daltonganj) (12454) and New Delhi Ranchi Rajdhani Express (Via Bokaro Steel City) (20840).
Delhi to Ranchi New Delhi Ranchi AC Special (via Barkakana) (02454) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . Delhi to Ranchi rajdhani fare is Rs.4380 in First AC, Rs.1815 in Third AC and Rs.2575 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also.
Delhi to Ranchi New Delhi Ranchi Rajdhani Express (Via Daltonganj) (12454) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . Delhi to Ranchi rajdhani fare is Rs.4670 in First AC, Rs.2060 in Third AC and Rs.2820 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Ranchi Rajdhani is the fastest train on Jharkhand New Delhi route. This Rajdhani is a bi-weekly train where it runs as train number 12453/54 via Daltonganj and train number 12439/40 via Bokaro.
Delhi to Ranchi New Delhi Ranchi Rajdhani Express (Via Bokaro Steel City) (20840) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . Delhi to Ranchi rajdhani fare is Rs.4575 in First AC, Rs.2025 in Third AC and Rs.2775 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also.
Shatabdi express is a premium category full air-conditioned train that connects important cities of India. These are the fastest trains in India which can run at over 150 kmph. These trains runs for short distances only and are not for overnight journeys. Shatabdi trains have only seating arrangements. They are equipped with safer LHB coaches. The first Shatabdi Express train was introduced in 1988 to commemorate the birth centenary of Jawahar Lal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India. These train offers catering facilities and the food fare is included in ticket cost. Shatabdi trains have classes Chair Car (CC) and Executive Class(EC). These are best alternative to bus journeys. 1 shatabdi train runs from Delhi to Ranchi - New Delhi Ranchi Garib Rath Special (02848).
Delhi to Ranchi New Delhi Ranchi Garib Rath Special (02848) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . In New Delhi Ranchi Garib Rath Special (02848), seat availability status is GNWL144/WL71 in Third AC (3A) with 50% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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 Delhi to Ranchi - New Delhi Ranchi Garib Rath Express (12878).
Delhi to Ranchi New Delhi Ranchi Garib Rath Express (12878) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . Delhi to Ranchi garib-rath fare is Rs.1050 in Third AC for this train.
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 Delhi to Ranchi - Jharkhand Sampark Kranti Express (12826).
Delhi to Ranchi Jharkhand Sampark Kranti Express (12826) departs from Anand Vihar Trm station (ANVT) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . This train has 8 stoppages. Delhi to Ranchi sampark-kranti fare is Rs.1560 in Third AC, Rs.2225 in Second AC and Rs.595 in Sleeper for this train.
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