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. 2 shatabdi trains run from Etawah to Ghaziabad - Lucknow Jn New Delhi Swarn Shatabdi Express (12003) and Kanpur Central New Delhi Shatabdi Express (12033).
Etawah to Ghaziabad Lucknow Jn New Delhi Swarn Shatabdi Express (12003) departs from Etawah station (ETW) at and arrives Ghaziabad station (GZB) at . Etawah to Ghaziabad shatabdi fare is Rs.660 in Chair Car, Rs.1470 in Executive Anubhuti and Rs.1270 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. In Lucknow Jn New Delhi Swarn Shatabdi Express (12003), seat availability status is RLWL5/WL4 in Executive Anubhuti (EA) with 89% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL11/WL10 in Executive Class (EC) with 86% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL82/WL52 in Chair Car (CC) with 82% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. Lucknow Shatabdi has been awarded ISO Certificate that depicts its immense facilities and higher safety features. It was the first Shatabdi train to get equipped with modern day LHB coaches as against traditional ICF coaches. These LHB coaches comes with more safety features and have increased comfort for passengers.
Etawah to Ghaziabad Kanpur Central New Delhi Shatabdi Express (12033) departs from Etawah station (ETW) at and arrives Ghaziabad station (GZB) at . Etawah to Ghaziabad shatabdi fare is Rs.620 in Chair Car and Rs.1235 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. In Kanpur Central New Delhi Shatabdi Express (12033), seat availability status is GNWL1/WL1 in Executive Class (EC) with 94% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 200 in Chair Car (CC) for tomorrow. Delhi Kanpur Shatabdi is a short Shatabdi train. Although there are numerous other and better options to travel Kanpur from New Delhi or vice versa. But as they say nothing like a Rajdhani or a Shatabdi train. There is an evening Shatabdi too from Kanpur to New Delhi via Tundla but this one is extended till Lucknow known as LJN Swarn Shatabdi 12003/04. Since there was a huge rush on this lucknow daily Shatabdi, Indian Railways decided to have a dedicated Shatabdi train for Kanpur which was then flagged off on Feb 7th, 2010.
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