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. 1 duronto train runs from Jabalpur to Mumbai - Allahabad Mumbai LTT AC Duronto Express (12294).
Jabalpur to Mumbai Allahabad Mumbai LTT AC Duronto Express (12294) departs from Jabalpur station (JBP) at and arrives Lokmanya Tilak Term station (LTT) at . Jabalpur to Mumbai duronto fare is Rs.3815 in First AC, Rs.2370 in Third AC and Rs.3280 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Mumbai Allahabad Duronto (12293/94) is the fastest option to travel from Mumbai to Allahabad. This long train which runs non stop between intermediary stations Bhusaval and Satna that is almost 750 Kms apart running for almost 9 hours and 40 minutes. This is the longest non stop stretch that any train runs in India to this date.
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 Jabalpur to Mumbai - Jabalpur Mumbai CSMT Garib Rath Express (12187).
Jabalpur to Mumbai Jabalpur Mumbai CSMT Garib Rath Express (12187) departs from Jabalpur station (JBP) at and arrives Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station (CSMT) at . Jabalpur to Mumbai garib-rath fare is Rs.855 in Third AC for this train.
Suvidha as the name suggests is a series of express trains that was introduced a couple of years back in lieu to beat the peak season rush on other trains. These trains have sleeper, second seating and ac coaches. The advance reservation period for these trains are a maximum of 30 days only as against other trains that have 120 days of ARP. For suvidha trains passengers are issued either confirmed berth or RAC and there is no waitlist concept in Suvidha trains. So for passengers who are looking for a sure shot seat can opt for Suvidha train if this train is available for your route. But hang on, before you proceed further to book a ticket in this trains, let us tell you that it will burn a hole in your pocket because Suvidha trains too have dynamic fare (flexi fare) system just like rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. So you might end up paying more for a SL class than Second AC of any other train on same route. Also, senior citizens and children are not given any privilege of concession in these trains. And once you drop the plan to travel, do it carefully as there is no cancellation permitted for these trains of course with some exceptions. 2 suvidha trains run from Jabalpur to Mumbai - Patna Mumbai CSMT Suvidha Express (82355) and Varanasi LTT Suvidha Summer Special (82102).
Jabalpur to Mumbai Patna Mumbai CSMT Suvidha Express (82355) departs from Jabalpur station (JBP) at and arrives Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus station (CSMT) at .
Jabalpur to Mumbai Varanasi LTT Suvidha Summer Special (82102) departs from Jabalpur station (JBP) at and arrives Lokmanya Tilak Term station (LTT) at .
Humsafar trains are long distance superfast trains that traverses overnight journeys. This is a new concept by the Indian Railways. Some Humsafar trains also run for more than 24 hours. Keeping in mind the middle class travellers, Humsafar was launched last year by the Former Railway Minister Mr. Suresh Prabhu. It has only Third AC class coach and have optional meal service. This train follows dynamic pricing meaning fare increases as the seat availability decreases. However, these trains hold lesser priority than Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. Humsafar trains are equipped with modern day amenities and enhanced safety features. There are CCTV cameras fitted in every coach of Humsafar trains and there are charging points for each berth. One can also see current running speed of train on the LEDs fitted above doors. These trains are characterized by beautiful graffiti paint with vibrant sky blue color on outer surface of coaches. 1 humsafar train runs from Jabalpur to Mumbai - Saharsa Bandra Terminus Humsafar Express (22914).
Jabalpur to Mumbai Saharsa Bandra Terminus Humsafar Express (22914) departs from Jabalpur station (JBP) at and arrives Mumbai Bandra Terminus station (BDTS) at . Jabalpur to Mumbai humsafar fare is Rs.2355 in Third AC for this train.