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 Kannur to Kollam Jn - Kannur Thiruvananthapuram Central COVID 19 Jan Shatabdi Special (02081) and Netravati COVID 19 Special Express (06345).
Kannur to Kollam Jn Kannur Thiruvananthapuram Central COVID 19 Jan Shatabdi Special (02081) departs from Kannur station (CAN) at and arrives Kollam Jn station (QLN) at . This train has 9 stoppages. Kannur to Kollam Jn covid fare is Rs.670 in Chair Car and Rs.200 in Second Seater for this train.
Kannur to Kollam Jn Netravati COVID 19 Special Express (06345) departs from Kannur station (CAN) at and arrives Kollam Jn station (QLN) at . This train has 7 stoppages. Kannur to Kollam Jn covid fare is Rs.705 in Third AC, Rs.265 in Sleeper, Rs.1005 in Second AC and Rs.160 in Second Seater for this train.
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 Kannur to Kollam Jn - Hazrat Nizamuddin Thiruvananthapuram Central Rajdhani Express (12432).
Kannur to Kollam Jn Hazrat Nizamuddin Thiruvananthapuram Central Rajdhani Express (12432) departs from Kannur station (CAN) at and arrives Kollam Jn station (QLN) at . This train has 6 stoppages. Kannur to Kollam Jn rajdhani fare is Rs.1990 in First AC, Rs.860 in Third AC and Rs.1190 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Trivandrum Rajdhani is the longest running Rajdhani train. Trivandrum Rajdhani runs three times a week. This is the only Rajdhani whose time table seeks a change every year during monsoon season since it crosses Konkan region. It is allotted more time during monsoon as trains run slower during this time and the timings are reverted in October end when monsoon ends.
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 Kannur to Kollam Jn - Kannur Thiruvananthapuram Central Jan Shatabdi Express (12081).
Kannur to Kollam Jn Kannur Thiruvananthapuram Central Jan Shatabdi Express (12081) departs from Kannur station (CAN) at and arrives Kollam Jn station (QLN) at . This train has 13 stoppages. Kannur to Kollam Jn jan-shatabdi fare is Rs.670 in Chair Car and Rs.200 in Second Seater 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 Kannur to Kollam Jn - Mumbai LTT Kochuveli Garib Rath Express (12201).
Kannur to Kollam Jn Mumbai LTT Kochuveli Garib Rath Express (12201) departs from Kannur station (CAN) at and arrives Kollam Jn station (QLN) at . This train has 10 stoppages. Kannur to Kollam Jn garib-rath fare is Rs.470 in Chair Car and Rs.535 in Third AC for this train.
Sampark Kranti is a series of express trains in India that connects different states of India to the national capital - New Delhi. Sampark in Hindi means connectivity while Kranti is also a word in Hindi language meaning revolution. Thus these trains have revolutionized the state connectivity with center. These trains have a combination of all the classes - AC, Sleeper and Unreserved coaches. Sampark Kranti trains are for long distance journeys. These trains are named after states and Sampark Kranti train for a particular state has most of the stoppages in that state only. 1 sampark-kranti train runs from Kannur to Kollam Jn - Kerala Sampark Kranti Express (12218).
Kannur to Kollam Jn Kerala Sampark Kranti Express (12218) departs from Kannur station (CAN) at and arrives Kollam Jn station (QLN) at . This train has 7 stoppages. Kannur to Kollam Jn sampark-kranti fare is Rs.1755 in First AC, Rs.160 in None, Rs.755 in Third AC, Rs.1050 in Second AC and Rs.295 in Sleeper for this train.
- 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.
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