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 Pune to Solapur Jn - Mumbai LTT Secunderabad AC Duronto Express (12219).
Pune to Solapur Jn Mumbai LTT Secunderabad AC Duronto Express (12219) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Solapur Jn station (SUR) at . Pune to Solapur Jn duronto fare is Rs.1420 in First AC, Rs.895 in Third AC and Rs.1230 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Secunderabad Mumbai duronto is the fastest train on this route connecting Hyderabad city to Mumbai. Secunderabad railway station received ISO certification recently for its clean railway station, quality management for ticketing system and train management of platforms. Secunderabad Railway station is also the Zonal headquarters of South Central Railways.
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 Pune to Solapur Jn - Pune Secunderabad Shatabdi Express (12025).
Pune to Solapur Jn Pune Secunderabad Shatabdi Express (12025) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Solapur Jn station (SUR) at . Pune to Solapur Jn shatabdi fare is Rs.815 in Chair Car, Rs.1395 in Executive Anubhuti and Rs.1205 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. Pune Secunderabad Shatabdi Express 12025/26 is the fastest train on this route. It made its maiden run on November 13, 2011. This train runs 6 days a week skipping every Tuesday in both direction trains. On June 09, 2016 catering was made optional for this Pune-Secunderabad Shatabdi train 12025/26 which was made on an experimental basis only for 45 days. Passengers were allowed to opt out of catering charge which by default was included in ticket fare.
Suvidha as the name suggests is a series of express trains that was introduced a couple of years back in lieu to beat the peak season rush on other trains. These trains have sleeper, second seating and ac coaches. The advance reservation period for these trains are a maximum of 30 days only as against other trains that have 120 days of ARP. For suvidha trains passengers are issued either confirmed berth or RAC and there is no waitlist concept in Suvidha trains. So for passengers who are looking for a sure shot seat can opt for Suvidha train if this train is available for your route. But hang on, before you proceed further to book a ticket in this trains, let us tell you that it will burn a hole in your pocket because Suvidha trains too have dynamic fare (flexi fare) system just like rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. So you might end up paying more for a SL class than Second AC of any other train on same route. Also, senior citizens and children are not given any privilege of concession in these trains. And once you drop the plan to travel, do it carefully as there is no cancellation permitted for these trains of course with some exceptions. 1 suvidha train runs from Pune to Solapur Jn - Jaipur Yesvantpur Suvidha Express (82654).
Pune to Solapur Jn Jaipur Yesvantpur Suvidha Express (82654) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Solapur Jn station (SUR) at .
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 Pune to Solapur Jn - Indore Lingampalli Humsafar Express (19316) and Ahmedabad MGR Chennai Central Humsafar Express (22920).
Pune to Solapur Jn Indore Lingampalli Humsafar Express (19316) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Solapur Jn station (SUR) at . Pune to Solapur Jn humsafar fare is Rs.575 in Third AC for this train.
Pune to Solapur Jn Ahmedabad MGR Chennai Central Humsafar Express (22920) departs from Pune Jn station (PUNE) at and arrives Solapur Jn station (SUR) at . Pune to Solapur Jn humsafar fare is Rs.620 in Third AC for this train.
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