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. 1 covid train runs from Igatpuri to Nagpur - Panvel Hatia One Way Special Fare Special (01193).
Igatpuri to Nagpur Panvel Hatia One Way Special Fare Special (01193) departs from Igatpuri station (IGP) at and arrives Wardha Jn station (WR) at . This train has 5 stoppages.
Duronto express is a newer premium class of train which runs as fast as Rajdhanis. Duronto word comes from restless in Bengali as these trains had no intermediate commercial stops when they started. But since Indian Railways incurred losses for these trains, some technical stops were converted to commercial stops. On some routes (such as Delhi-Kolkata) they take lesser time than corresponding Rajdhani express. Unlike rajdhani some durontos also have non-air conditioned sleeper class. Thus, Duronto trains have classes First AC (1A), AC II-tier, AC III-tier and Sleeper. Bed-rolls in sleeper class of Mixed Duronto Express trains will be supplied to passengers on demand, on payment of stipulated charges. Duronto trains are distinguished by vibrant and colorful vinyl coating on the outer surface of the coaches. 2 duronto trains run from Igatpuri to Nagpur - Mumbai CSMT Nagpur Duronto Express (12289) and Mumbai CSMT Howrah AC Duronto Express (12261).
Igatpuri to Nagpur Mumbai CSMT Nagpur Duronto Express (12289) departs from Igatpuri station (IGP) at and arrives Nagpur station (NGP) at . This train has 2 stoppages. Igatpuri to Nagpur duronto fare is Rs.2880 in First AC, Rs.1225 in Third AC, Rs.1715 in Second AC and Rs.450 in Sleeper for this train which includes meal charges also. Nagpur duronto is the second fastest train on this route, the fastest being Howrah Duronto 12261/62. This is a small overnight duronto train that halts at 2 stations between Mumbai and Nagpur at Igatpuri and Bhusaval. Its popularity comes from the fact that it is a daily service connecting two capitals of Maharashtra.
Igatpuri to Nagpur Mumbai CSMT Howrah AC Duronto Express (12261) departs from Igatpuri station (IGP) at and arrives Nagpur station (NGP) at . This train has 5 stoppages. Igatpuri to Nagpur duronto fare is Rs.3020 in First AC, Rs.1345 in Third AC and Rs.1835 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Mumbai Howrah Duronto is the fastest train from Mumbai to Kolkata. Although Mumbai and Kolkata are two important metro cities in India, still this Duronto is the only premium category train between these two cities. South Eastern Railway has decided to make catering services optional in Howrah Mumbai duronto from 1st August, 2017.
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- Green - Very likely to confirm.
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