Indian Railways have started special trains to enable passengers to go from one city to another for COVID duration. These trains are rajdhani like trains and will be having only air conditioned classes. Only confirmed seats will be allotted in these trains. No waiting list or RAC tickets will be issued. No concessional fare allowed. Also Tatkal and Premium Tatkal quota booking wont be permitted in these trains. The passengers travelling on the train will be screened for coronavirus and those found asymptomatic will be allowed to travel.Railway board has also added that it will be mandatory for all the passengers to keep his or her mouth covered by a face cover. 1 covid train runs from Barkakana to Chopan - Gomoh Chopan Passenger Special (03343).
Barkakana to Chopan Gomoh Chopan Passenger Special (03343) departs from Barkakana station (BRKA) at and arrives Chopan station (CPU) at . This train has 44 stoppages.
Double decker express, as the name suggests, are 2 storeyed trains that can accommodate more number of passengers compared to other express or mail trains. These trains ply between important cities which are just a few hundred kilometres apart. These are fully AC coaches and have only seating facilities with Chair Car (CC) class. There is a ladder to climb up the upper deck of coach. These trains do not offer catering facilities. Double-decker Trains are usually painted in vibrant yellow and red color while some other express trains also have double decker non ac coaches. 1 double-decker train runs from Barkakana to Chopan - Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti SF Special Fare Special (via Barkakana) (02583).
Barkakana to Chopan Jharkhand Swarna Jayanti SF Special Fare Special (via Barkakana) (02583) departs from Barkakana station (BRKA) at and arrives Chopan station (CPU) at . This train has 8 stoppages. Barkakana to Chopan double-decker fare is Rs.670 in Third AC, Rs.155 in Second Seater, Rs.930 in Second AC and Rs.265 in Sleeper for this train.