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 Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru - Howrah Yesvantpur Covid 19 Duronto Special (02245).
Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru Howrah Yesvantpur Covid 19 Duronto Special (02245) departs from Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at and arrives Yesvantpur Jn station (YPR) at . Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru covid fare is Rs.4745 in First AC, Rs.1950 in Third AC, Rs.2790 in Second AC and Rs.730 in Sleeper for this train. In Howrah Yesvantpur Covid 19 Duronto Special (02245), seat availability status is RLWL1/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 83% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL7/WL6 in Second AC (2A) with 79% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL28/WL20 in Third AC (3A) with 69% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL98/WL60 in Sleeper (SL) with 50% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
Duronto express is a newer premium class of train which runs as fast as Rajdhanis. Duronto word comes from restless in Bengali as these trains had no intermediate commercial stops when they started. But since Indian Railways incurred losses for these trains, some technical stops were converted to commercial stops. On some routes (such as Delhi-Kolkata) they take lesser time than corresponding Rajdhani express. Unlike rajdhani some durontos also have non-air conditioned sleeper class. Thus, Duronto trains have classes First AC (1A), AC II-tier, AC III-tier and Sleeper. Bed-rolls in sleeper class of Mixed Duronto Express trains will be supplied to passengers on demand, on payment of stipulated charges. Duronto trains are distinguished by vibrant and colorful vinyl coating on the outer surface of the coaches. 1 duronto train runs from Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru - Howrah Yesvantpur Duronto Express (12245).
Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru Howrah Yesvantpur Duronto Express (12245) departs from Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at and arrives Yesvantpur Jn station (YPR) at . Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru duronto fare is Rs.5175 in First AC, Rs.2315 in Third AC, Rs.3155 in Second AC and Rs.950 in Sleeper for this train which includes meal charges also. Howrah Yesvantpur Duronto (12245/12246) is the fastest train connecting Kolkata to Bengaluru. Although, there is another train 22863 (Hwh Ypr AC Exp) that runs along the same track and same timings and takes same duration to reach destination. The only difference being, Duronto runs 5 days a week while train 22863 is a weekly train running every Monday and has more number of stoppages.
Humsafar trains are long distance superfast trains that traverses overnight journeys. This is a new concept by the Indian Railways. Some Humsafar trains also run for more than 24 hours. Keeping in mind the middle class travellers, Humsafar was launched last year by the Former Railway Minister Mr. Suresh Prabhu. It has only Third AC class coach and have optional meal service. This train follows dynamic pricing meaning fare increases as the seat availability decreases. However, these trains hold lesser priority than Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. Humsafar trains are equipped with modern day amenities and enhanced safety features. There are CCTV cameras fitted in every coach of Humsafar trains and there are charging points for each berth. One can also see current running speed of train on the LEDs fitted above doors. These trains are characterized by beautiful graffiti paint with vibrant sky blue color on outer surface of coaches. 3 humsafar trains run from Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru - Agartala Bengaluru Cantt. Humsafar Express (12504), Bhubaneswar Krishnarajapuram Humsafar Express (22833) and Howrah Yesvantpur Humsafar Express (22887).
Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru Agartala Bengaluru Cantt. Humsafar Express (12504) departs from Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at and arrives Bengaluru Cant station (BNC) at . This train has 12 stoppages. Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru humsafar fare is Rs.2005 in Third AC for this train.
Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru Bhubaneswar Krishnarajapuram Humsafar Express (22833) departs from Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at and arrives Krishnarajapuram station (KJM) at . Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru humsafar fare is Rs.1960 in Third AC for this train.
Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru Howrah Yesvantpur Humsafar Express (22887) departs from Bhubaneswar station (BBS) at and arrives Yesvantpur Jn station (YPR) at . Bhubaneswar to Bengaluru humsafar fare is Rs.1985 in Third AC for this train.
- RAC is considered as confirmed for evaluating confirmation chances.
- Colors under confirmation chances mean following:
- Red - Not likely to confirm.
- yellow - Difficult to say if this will confirm or not.
- Green - Very likely to confirm.
- Seat availability and berth status functionality may not be available between and .
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