A.C. Express Special Train (Tri Weekly) No.04994/04993 between Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra – Amritsar (31 Trips in each direction).
Northern Railway Runs Another Day Time AC Special Train From Amritsar To Shri Mata Vaishno Devi
To clear extra rush of pilgrims to visit the holy shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi, the Railway has extended the services of 13 pairs of trains from various destinations to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra station.
In addition, Northern Railway has decided to run Day-time AC Special from New Delhi to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra(single trip) and another AC Special service with 31 trips from Amritsar to Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra. These Day-time Specials could afford lasting memories of scenic vistas of the country-side to rail passengers. As the train chugs through vast expanse of terrain alongside tracks, rail passengers can enjoy panoramic views of lush green plains of Punjab and lap up the grandeur of the majestic Shivalik range at Pathankot and take pleasure in the onward ascent thereon to the hilly mountain terrain at Jammu Tawi and Udhampur.
The programme of the Tri- weekly A.C. express special Train No.04994/04993 Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra- Amritsar- Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra as per the following programme:-
The 04994 Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra- Amritsar Tri WeeklyA. C.ExpressSpecial Train will depart from Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra at 10.00 a.m. on every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday from 20.09.2015 to 29.11.2015 (31 trips)to reach Amritsar at 03.30 p.m. the same day. In the return direction, the 04993 Amritsar- Shri Mata Vaisno Devi Katra Tri WeeklyA.C.ExpressSpecial train will depart from Amritsarat 07.45 a.m. on everyMonday, Wednesday and Friday from 21.09.2015 to 30.11.2015 (31 trips) to reach Shri Mata Vaisno Devi Katra at 01.50 p.m. the same day.
Comprising of Executive Class and A.C. Chair Car coaches , the04994/04993Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra- Amritsar- Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra TriWeeklyA.C.ExpressSpecial Train will stop at Udhampur, Jammu Tawi, Pathankot and Gurdaspur stations enroute in both the directions.
Ticket to travel by this special train have been made available from 12.9.2015 onward.