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. 2 covid trains run from Furkating Jn to Guwahati - Brahmaputra Mail Covid 19 Special (05955) and Jorhat Town Guwahati Covid 19 Jan Shatabdi Special (02068).
Furkating Jn to Guwahati Brahmaputra Mail Covid 19 Special (05955) departs from Furkating Jn station (FKG) at and arrives Kamakhya station (KYQ) at . This train has 13 stoppages. Furkating Jn to Guwahati covid fare is Rs.115 in None, Rs.585 in Third AC, Rs.220 in Sleeper, Rs.830 in Second AC and Rs.130 in Second Seater for this train.
Furkating Jn to Guwahati Jorhat Town Guwahati Covid 19 Jan Shatabdi Special (02068) departs from Furkating Jn station (FKG) at and arrives Guwahati station (GHY) at . Furkating Jn to Guwahati covid fare is Rs.545 in Chair Car and Rs.165 in Second Seater for this train.
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 Furkating Jn to Guwahati - Dibrugarh Guwahati Shatabdi Express (12086).
Furkating Jn to Guwahati Dibrugarh Guwahati Shatabdi Express (12086) departs from Furkating Jn station (FKG) at and arrives Guwahati station (GHY) at . Furkating Jn to Guwahati shatabdi fare is Rs.785 in Chair Car for this train which includes meal charges also. Guwahati-Dibrugarh Shatabdi express is one of the newest Shatabdi train by the Indian Railways and is the first Shatabdi train of Assam state. It made its inaugural run just 3 months back on May 01, 2017. Assam is known for tea plantation, Kaziranga National Park, Silk and many more. Connecting two important cities of the Assam state- Guwahati and Dibrugarh, this train was a long pending demand by the people of Assam.
Jan Shatabdi express as the name indicates is the shatabdi express for Jan (common mass). Basically these trains are an affordable version of Shatabdi trains in India. Therefore Jan Shatabdi trains have either seating arrangements as air-conditioned Chair Car (CC) or non air-conditioned Second Seating (2S) coaches. These are very pocket friendly compared to other trains on same route. These trains are for short distances and does not run overnight just like Shatabdi trains. It does not have onboard catering services which is there in Shatabdi trains. In general these trains are painted in white and blue combination with window panes painted either white or blue. 1 jan-shatabdi train runs from Furkating Jn to Guwahati - Jorhat Town Guwahati Jan Shatabdi Express (12068).
Furkating Jn to Guwahati Jorhat Town Guwahati Jan Shatabdi Express (12068) departs from Furkating Jn station (FKG) at and arrives Guwahati station (GHY) at . Furkating Jn to Guwahati jan-shatabdi fare is Rs.545 in Chair Car and Rs.165 in Second Seater for this train.
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