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 Pune to Kota - Pune Hazrat Nizamuddin Puja AC SF Special (04417).
Pune to Kota Pune Hazrat Nizamuddin Puja AC SF Special (04417) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Kota Jn station (KOTA) at . This train has 8 stoppages.
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. 2 duronto trains run from Pune to Kota - Pune Hazrat Nizamuddin COVID 19 AC Duronto Special (02263) and Pune Hazrat Nizamuddin AC Duronto Express (12263).
Pune to Kota Pune Hazrat Nizamuddin COVID 19 AC Duronto Special (02263) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Kota Jn station (KOTA) at . This train has 4 stoppages. Pune to Kota duronto fare is Rs.3820 in First AC, Rs.1595 in Third AC and Rs.2250 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also.
Pune to Kota Pune Hazrat Nizamuddin AC Duronto Express (12263) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Kota Jn station (KOTA) at . This train has 5 stoppages. Pune to Kota duronto fare is Rs.4075 in First AC, Rs.1830 in Third AC and Rs.2485 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Hazrat Nizamuddin Pune Duronto (12263/64) is the fastest train connecting Delhi and Pune Junction. It made its inaugural run on Sept 28, 2009. Nizamuddin Pune duronto has beautiful scenic view alongside its route.
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- Red - Not likely to confirm.
- yellow - Difficult to say if this will confirm or not.
- Green - Very likely to confirm.
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