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. 1 covid train runs from New Farakka Jn to New Jalpaiguri - Kamrup Special (via Bogibeel) (05961).
New Farakka Jn to New Jalpaiguri Kamrup Special (via Bogibeel) (05961) departs from New Farakka Jn station (NFK) at and arrives New Jalpaiguri station (NJP) at . This train has 5 stoppages. In Kamrup Special (via Bogibeel) (05961), seat availability status is PQWL12/WL2 in Second AC (2A) with 67% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is PQWL38/WL1 in Third AC (3A) with 53% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is PQWL165/WL43 in Sleeper (SL) with 20% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 13 in Second Seater (2S) for tomorrow.
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 New Farakka Jn to New Jalpaiguri - Howrah New Jalpaiguri Shatabdi Express (12041).
New Farakka Jn to New Jalpaiguri Howrah New Jalpaiguri Shatabdi Express (12041) departs from New Farakka Jn station (NFK) at and arrives New Jalpaiguri station (NJP) at . This train has 4 stoppages. New Farakka Jn to New Jalpaiguri shatabdi fare is Rs.690 in Chair Car and Rs.1295 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. Howrah New Jalpaiguri Shatabdi train is an important train connecting two main cities of West Bengal. It is the fastest train on this route which started its services from July, 2012. Howrah New Jalpaiguri Shatabdi is the only Shatabdi train to be hauled by diesel engine as against today's electric engines.
- 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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