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 Seram to Raichur - Bidar Yesvantpur Special (06272).
Seram to Raichur Bidar Yesvantpur Special (06272) departs from Seram station (SEM) at and arrives Raichur station (RC) at . This train has 5 stoppages.
Rajdhani express are premium category trains by the Indian Railways that redefines luxury travelling in India. It is a fully air-conditioned train which connects country capital (Delhi) with state capitals. That is why they are called 'Rajdhani' which translates to 'Capital' in English. These train runs at very high speed and therefore it usually takes least time to reach destination compared to other trains on the same route. Mumbai rajdhani is the fastest rajdhani train which attains a maximum speed of 140 kmph on some stretch. Rajdhani Express offers catering facilities inside the train the fare of which is included in ticket fare. Rajdhani trains have 3 classes - First AC (1A), AC II-tier (2A) and AC III-tier (3A) only and they are coupled with LHB coaches that have higher safety features. The ticket fare for Rajdhani is maximum amongst all trains on the same route and has dynamic fare (Flexi Fare) system. Waitlisted passengers are strictly not allowed inside this train. Rajdhani train coaches are usually painted in red with a grey colored strip outside. 2 rajdhani trains run from Seram to Raichur - Hazrat Nizamuddin KSR Bengaluru Rajdhani Special (02692) and Hazrat Nizamuddin KSR Bengaluru Rajdhani Express (22692).
Seram to Raichur Hazrat Nizamuddin KSR Bengaluru Rajdhani Special (02692) departs from Seram station (SEM) at and arrives Raichur station (RC) at . This train has 1 stoppages. Seram to Raichur rajdhani fare is Rs.1415 in First AC, Rs.620 in Third AC and Rs.850 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also.
Seram to Raichur Hazrat Nizamuddin KSR Bengaluru Rajdhani Express (22692) departs from Seram station (SEM) at and arrives Raichur station (RC) at . This train has 1 stoppages. Seram to Raichur rajdhani fare is Rs.1555 in First AC, Rs.740 in Third AC and Rs.970 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Although Banglore Rajdhani is not the fastest train on this route, but is definitely a favourite choice due to its brand image. Earlier this Rajdhani used to run as train number 22691/2 five days a week and as train number 22693/4 on remaining 2 days a week. But train number 22693/4 has been discontinued and train number 22691/2 is extended to all days of the week effective July 02, 2017. This is the only Rajdhani that has seen numerous changes in days of operations right from the start. Now it has been settled down with operating all days a week.