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 Ghaziabad to Meerut City - New Delhi Dehradun Shatabdi Express (12017).
Ghaziabad to Meerut City New Delhi Dehradun Shatabdi Express (12017) departs from Ghaziabad station (GZB) at and arrives Meerut City station (MTC) at . Ghaziabad to Meerut City shatabdi fare is Rs.370 in Chair Car and Rs.560 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. Dehradun Shatabdi is an important train for passengers travelling to Haridwar. Every year Haridwar a Holy pilgrimage and the land of Ganges seeks a large number of devotees who prefer to travel via this train due to its speed and comfort. It also stops at Roorkee which is home to IIT Roorkee - the oldest engineering college in India (previously known as Thomason College of Civil Engineering). There are two Shatabdi trains between these two stations one of which runs in the evening and this Delhi-Dehradun Shatabdi (12017) leaves New Delhi everyday at 06:45 AM.
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 Ghaziabad to Meerut City - New Delhi Dehradun Jan Shatabdi Express (12055).
Ghaziabad to Meerut City New Delhi Dehradun Jan Shatabdi Express (12055) departs from Ghaziabad station (GZB) at and arrives Meerut City station (MTC) at . Ghaziabad to Meerut City jan-shatabdi fare is Rs.270 in Chair Car and Rs.70 in Second Seater for this train.
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