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 Delhi to Ajmer - Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12958).
Delhi to Ajmer Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12958) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ajmer Jn station (AII) at . Delhi to Ajmer rajdhani fare is Rs.2205 in First AC, Rs.1400 in Third AC and Rs.1905 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. In Swarna Jayanti Rajdhani Express (12958), seat availability status is PQWL/AVAILABLE in First AC (1A), seat availability status is PQWL14/WL10 in Second AC (2A) with 88% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is PQWL74/WL54 in Third AC (3A) with 41% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. Swarna jayanti Rajdhani is the second shortest rajdhani train after Jammu Tawi Rajdhani, having 8 stops between New Delhi and Ahmedabad, largest city and former capital of Gujarat. It was the last Rajdhani train of the 20th century having introduced in the year 1997. Since it was launched in 50th Year of India's Independence, it was named Swarn Jayanti meaning Golden Jubilee.
Shatabdi express is a premium category full air-conditioned train that connects important cities of India. These are the fastest trains in India which can run at over 150 kmph. These trains runs for short distances only and are not for overnight journeys. Shatabdi trains have only seating arrangements. They are equipped with safer LHB coaches. The first Shatabdi Express train was introduced in 1988 to commemorate the birth centenary of Jawahar Lal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India. These train offers catering facilities and the food fare is included in ticket cost. Shatabdi trains have classes Chair Car (CC) and Executive Class(EC). These are best alternative to bus journeys. 1 shatabdi train runs from Delhi to Ajmer - New Delhi Daurai (Ajmer) Shatabdi Express (12015).
Delhi to Ajmer New Delhi Daurai (Ajmer) Shatabdi Express (12015) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Ajmer Jn station (AII) at . Delhi to Ajmer shatabdi fare is Rs.1100 in Chair Car and Rs.1630 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. In New Delhi Daurai (Ajmer) Shatabdi Express (12015), seat availability status is GNWL23/WL15 in Executive Class (EC) with 89% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL73/WL50 in Chair Car (CC) with 90% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. Although Ajmer Shatabdi is not the fastest train between these two pair of stations but is definitely a best choice in terms of facilities and comfort it offers. This is a long Shatabdi train having 8 stops in between. It takes a maximum halt of 5 mins at pink city Jaipur station.
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 Delhi to Ajmer - Delhi Sarai Rohilla Ajmer Jan Shatabdi Express (12066).
Delhi to Ajmer Delhi Sarai Rohilla Ajmer Jan Shatabdi Express (12066) departs from Delhi Sarai Rohilla station (DEE) at and arrives Ajmer Jn station (AII) at . Delhi to Ajmer jan-shatabdi fare is Rs.590 in Chair Car and Rs.175 in Second Seater for this train. In Delhi Sarai Rohilla Ajmer Jan Shatabdi Express (12066), seat availability status is GNWL30/WL24 in Chair Car (CC) with 92% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL96/WL70 in Second Seater (2S) with 80% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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 Delhi to Ajmer - Delhi Sarai Rohilla Bandra Terminus Garib Rath Express (12215).
Delhi to Ajmer Delhi Sarai Rohilla Bandra Terminus Garib Rath Express (12215) departs from Delhi Sarai Rohilla station (DEE) at and arrives Ajmer Jn station (AII) at . Delhi to Ajmer garib-rath fare is Rs.515 in Third AC for this train.
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 Delhi to Ajmer - Rajasthan Humsafar Express (22986).
Delhi to Ajmer Rajasthan Humsafar Express (22986) departs from Delhi Sarai Rohilla station (DEE) at and arrives Ajmer Jn station (AII) at . Delhi to Ajmer humsafar fare is Rs.1225 in Third AC for this train.
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