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 Gaya to Tatanagar - Purushottam COVID 19 Special (02802) and New Delhi Bhubaneswar Covid 19 AC Special (02824).
Gaya to Tatanagar Purushottam COVID 19 Special (02802) departs from Gaya Jn station (GAYA) at and arrives Tatanagar Jn station (TATA) at . This train has 5 stoppages. Gaya to Tatanagar covid fare is Rs.670 in Third AC, Rs.265 in Sleeper, Rs.930 in Second AC and Rs.155 in Second Seater for this train. In Purushottam COVID 19 Special (02802), seat availability status is RLWL3/WL3 in Second AC (2A) with 71% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL10/WL8 in Third AC (3A) with 57% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL50/WL47 in Sleeper (SL) with 47% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL28/WL24 in Second Seater (2S) with 57% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
Gaya to Tatanagar New Delhi Bhubaneswar Covid 19 AC Special (02824) departs from Gaya Jn station (GAYA) at and arrives Tatanagar Jn station (TATA) at . This train has 3 stoppages. Gaya to Tatanagar covid fare is Rs.1545 in First AC, Rs.670 in Third AC and Rs.930 in Second AC for this train. In New Delhi Bhubaneswar Covid 19 AC Special (02824), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in First AC (1A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 10 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow.
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. 1 rajdhani train runs from Gaya to Tatanagar - New Delhi Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express (Via Tatanagar) (22824).
Gaya to Tatanagar New Delhi Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express (Via Tatanagar) (22824) departs from Gaya Jn station (GAYA) at and arrives Tatanagar Jn station (TATA) at . This train has 5 stoppages. Gaya to Tatanagar rajdhani fare is Rs.1860 in First AC, Rs.845 in Third AC and Rs.1125 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Bhubaneshwar Rajdhani again runs in pair of two throughout the week. That means it runs as train number 22823/24 on 4 days of the week and as train number 22811/12 on remaining days of the week. Running as train number 22811/12 it takes 22 hours and 45 minutes to reach destination while running as train number 22823/24 it takes 24 hours and 20 minutes to reach destination. Rajdhani 22823/24 runs via Tatanagar and steel city Bokaro while its counter Rajdhani runs via Adra, Bankura and does not cover steel city.
- 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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