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 Jammu Tawi - New Delhi Jammu Tawi Rajdhani Express (12425).
Delhi to Jammu Tawi New Delhi Jammu Tawi Rajdhani Express (12425) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at . Delhi to Jammu Tawi rajdhani fare is Rs.2650 in First AC, Rs.1680 in Third AC and Rs.2315 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. In New Delhi Jammu Tawi Rajdhani Express (12425), seat availability status is GNWL20/WL8 in First AC (1A) with 92% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL54/WL8 in Second AC (2A) with 90% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL132/WL65 in Third AC (3A) with 81% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. Jammu Tawi is the shortest Rajdhani train having only 3 halts between New Delhi and Jammu Tawi and running a total distance of 577 Kms. This train was introduced on July 10, 1994. There are a number of trains that takes almost same duration as Jammu Tawi Rajdhani train to reach its destination. Until 2009, this train was running weekly once but its frequency was increased to daily later.
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 Delhi to Jammu Tawi - Delhi Sarai Rohilla Jammu Tawi Duronto Express (12265).
Delhi to Jammu Tawi Delhi Sarai Rohilla Jammu Tawi Duronto Express (12265) departs from Delhi Sarai Rohilla station (DEE) at and arrives Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at . Delhi to Jammu Tawi duronto fare is Rs.2500 in First AC, Rs.1550 in Third AC, Rs.2185 in Second AC and Rs.560 in Sleeper for this train which includes meal charges also. Delhi Jammu Tawi duronto is surprisingly not the fastest train from Delhi to Jammu. There are various other trains like Rajdhani and ac special connecting these two stations that are faster or takes equivalent time as compared to this Duronto. DEE JAT Duronto has the least number of stoppages that halts only at Ludhiana Jn between Delhi Sarai Rohilla and Jammu Tawi.
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 Delhi to Jammu Tawi - Uttar Sampark Kranti Express (12445).
Delhi to Jammu Tawi Uttar Sampark Kranti Express (12445) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at . Delhi to Jammu Tawi sampark-kranti fare is Rs.2205 in First AC, Rs.930 in Third AC, Rs.1315 in Second AC and Rs.355 in Sleeper for this train. In Uttar Sampark Kranti Express (12445), seat availability status is PQWL6/WL5 in First AC (1A) with 48% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is PQWL19/WL16 in Second AC (2A) with 27% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is PQWL60/WL50 in Third AC (3A) with 7% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is PQWL113/WL98 in Sleeper (SL) with 6% 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. 2 humsafar trains run from Delhi to Jammu Tawi - Hazur Sahib Nanded Jammu Tawi Humsafar Express (12751) and Tirupati Jammu Tawi HumSafar Express (22705).
Delhi to Jammu Tawi Hazur Sahib Nanded Jammu Tawi Humsafar Express (12751) departs from New Delhi station (NDLS) at and arrives Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at . Delhi to Jammu Tawi humsafar fare is Rs.1540 in Third AC for this train.
Delhi to Jammu Tawi Tirupati Jammu Tawi HumSafar Express (22705) departs from Delhi Safdarjung station (DSJ) at and arrives Jammu Tawi station (JAT) at . Delhi to Jammu Tawi humsafar fare is Rs.1555 in Third AC for this train. In Tirupati Jammu Tawi HumSafar Express (22705), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 92 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow.
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