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 Lucknow to Kota - Gorakhpur Bandra Terminus Avadh Covid 19 Special (09038) and Muzaffarpur Bandra Terminus Avadh Covid 19 Special (09040).
Lucknow to Kota Gorakhpur Bandra Terminus Avadh Covid 19 Special (09038) departs from Badshahnagar station (BNZ) at and arrives Kota Jn station (KOTA) at . Lucknow to Kota covid fare is Rs.1000 in Third AC, Rs.220 in Second Seater, Rs.1430 in Second AC and Rs.370 in Sleeper for this train.
Lucknow to Kota Muzaffarpur Bandra Terminus Avadh Covid 19 Special (09040) departs from Badshahnagar station (BNZ) at and arrives Kota Jn station (KOTA) at . Lucknow to Kota covid fare is Rs.1000 in Third AC, Rs.220 in Second Seater, Rs.1430 in Second AC and Rs.370 in Sleeper for this train. In Muzaffarpur Bandra Terminus Avadh Covid 19 Special (09040), seat availability status is RLWL55/WL45 in Third AC (3A) with 67% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL219/WL179 in Sleeper (SL) with 12% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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 Lucknow to Kota - Patliputra Udaipur City Humsafar Express (19670).
Lucknow to Kota Patliputra Udaipur City Humsafar Express (19670) departs from Lucknow station (LKO) at and arrives Kota Jn station (KOTA) at . Lucknow to Kota humsafar fare is Rs.1270 in Third AC and Rs.465 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.
- Seat availability and berth status functionality may not be available between and .
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