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. 2 covid trains run from Sangli to Pune - Poorna Express Special (01198) and Mahalaxmi Special (01412).
Sangli to Pune Poorna Express Special (01198) departs from Sangli station (SLI) at and arrives Pune Jn station (PUNE) at . This train has 3 stoppages.
Sangli to Pune Mahalaxmi Special (01412) departs from Sangli station (SLI) at and arrives Pune Jn station (PUNE) at . This train has 5 stoppages. In Mahalaxmi Special (01412), seat availability status is RAC 2/RAC 2 in Second AC (2A), seat availability status is RAC 21/RAC 21 in Third AC (3A), seat availability status is RAC 101/RAC 75 in Sleeper (SL) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 112 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 Sangli to Pune - SCSMT Kolhapur Hazrat Nizamuddin Weekly SF Special (02047).
Sangli to Pune SCSMT Kolhapur Hazrat Nizamuddin Weekly SF Special (02047) departs from Sangli station (SLI) at and arrives Pune Jn station (PUNE) at . This train has 3 stoppages.
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. 1 humsafar train runs from Sangli to Pune - Tiruchchirappalli Shri Ganganagar Humsafar Express (22498).
Sangli to Pune Tiruchchirappalli Shri Ganganagar Humsafar Express (22498) departs from Sangli station (SLI) at and arrives Pune Jn station (PUNE) at . This train has 2 stoppages. Sangli to Pune humsafar fare is Rs.620 in Third AC for this train.