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 Gorakhpur to Chakia - Sapt Kranti COVID 19 Special (02558) and Bandra Terminus Muzaffarpur Avadh Covid 19 Special (09039).
Gorakhpur to Chakia Sapt Kranti COVID 19 Special (02558) departs from Gorakhpur Jn station (GKP) at and arrives Chakia station (CAA) at . This train has 9 stoppages. Gorakhpur to Chakia covid fare is Rs.1255 in First AC, Rs.555 in Third AC, Rs.130 in Second Seater, Rs.755 in Second AC and Rs.220 in Sleeper for this train.
Gorakhpur to Chakia Bandra Terminus Muzaffarpur Avadh Covid 19 Special (09039) departs from Gorakhpur Jn station (GKP) at and arrives Chakia station (CAA) at . This train has 12 stoppages. Gorakhpur to Chakia covid fare is Rs.505 in Third AC, Rs.115 in Second Seater, Rs.710 in Second AC and Rs.190 in Sleeper for this train.
The concept of Garib Rath started with the vision to provide air conditioned berths at a comparatively low price for the people who could not afford to travel in AC coaches. Garib-rath phrase translates to poor man's chariot in English. The fare in this train is almost two-thirds of regular third ac fare. Usually Garib Rath have Third AC (3A) class only excepting some 1-2 trains which also have Chair Car (CC) class. The compartments of these train coaches have 9 berths making an extra space for side middle berth which is not there in any other train in India. In case passengers want to have bedrolls they need to pay separately for it. Some garib-raths run as fast as rajdhani, but they have lesser priority for track clearance compared to them. These trains are painted green with a yellow colored strip along the window panes. 1 garib-rath train runs from Gorakhpur to Chakia - Anand Vihar Terminal Muzaffarpur Garib Rath Express (12212).
Gorakhpur to Chakia Anand Vihar Terminal Muzaffarpur Garib Rath Express (12212) departs from Gorakhpur Jn station (GKP) at and arrives Chakia station (CAA) at . This train has 6 stoppages. Gorakhpur to Chakia garib-rath fare is Rs.430 in Third AC for this train.
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- Red - Not likely to confirm.
- yellow - Difficult to say if this will confirm or not.
- Green - Very likely to confirm.
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