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 Vijayawada to Chengalpattu - Thirukkural SF Special (06012) and Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti SF Special (06156).
Vijayawada to Chengalpattu Thirukkural SF Special (06012) departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at and arrives Chengalpattu station (CGL) at . This train has 3 stoppages. In Thirukkural SF Special (06012), seat availability status is RLWL1/WL1 in Second AC (2A) with 81% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is AVAILABLE 7 in Third AC (3A), seat availability status is RLWL8/WL8 in Sleeper (SL) with 73% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL2/WL2 in Second Seater (2S) with 66% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
Vijayawada to Chengalpattu Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti SF Special (06156) departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at and arrives Chengalpattu station (CGL) at . This train has 3 stoppages.
Sampark Kranti is a series of express trains in India that connects different states of India to the national capital - New Delhi. Sampark in Hindi means connectivity while Kranti is also a word in Hindi language meaning revolution. Thus these trains have revolutionized the state connectivity with center. These trains have a combination of all the classes - AC, Sleeper and Unreserved coaches. Sampark Kranti trains are for long distance journeys. These trains are named after states and Sampark Kranti train for a particular state has most of the stoppages in that state only. 1 sampark-kranti train runs from Vijayawada to Chengalpattu - Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12652).
Vijayawada to Chengalpattu Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12652) departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at and arrives Chengalpattu station (CGL) at . This train has 3 stoppages. Vijayawada to Chengalpattu sampark-kranti fare is Rs.1960 in First AC, Rs.835 in Third AC, Rs.1170 in Second AC and Rs.325 in Sleeper for this train.
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 Vijayawada to Chengalpattu - Ajmer Rameswaram Humsafar Express (19603).
Vijayawada to Chengalpattu Ajmer Rameswaram Humsafar Express (19603) departs from Vijayawada Jn station (BZA) at and arrives Chengalpattu station (CGL) at . This train has 4 stoppages. Vijayawada to Chengalpattu humsafar fare is Rs.900 in Third AC and Rs.335 in Sleeper for this train.
- 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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