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 Raniganj to Ranchi - Barddhaman Hatia MEMU (63503).
Raniganj to Ranchi Barddhaman Hatia MEMU (63503) departs from Raniganj station (RNG) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . This train has 37 stoppages.
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. 2 shatabdi trains run from Raniganj to Ranchi - Howrah Ranchi COVID 19 Shatabdi Special (02019) and Howrah Ranchi Shatabdi Express (12019).
Raniganj to Ranchi Howrah Ranchi COVID 19 Shatabdi Special (02019) departs from Raniganj station (RNG) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . This train has 6 stoppages. Raniganj to Ranchi shatabdi fare is Rs.495 in Chair Car and Rs.1035 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also.
Raniganj to Ranchi Howrah Ranchi Shatabdi Express (12019) departs from Raniganj station (RNG) at and arrives Ranchi station (RNC) at . This train has 6 stoppages. Raniganj to Ranchi shatabdi fare is Rs.690 in Chair Car and Rs.1280 in Executive Class for this train which includes meal charges also. Howrah Shatabdi is the fastest train between Howrah Jn and Ranchi. There are not many options to travel from Howrah to Ranchi hence this Shatabdi 12019/20 is definitely a best choice. It passes through the steel city of India that is Bokaro Steel City where it halts for 2 minutes.
- 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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