In order to clear extra rush of passengers during Christmas, New Year, Pongal festivals, South Central Railway (SCR) will run 54 special trains.
54 Special Trains will be run between various destinations for Christmas / New Year/Pongal festivals
1. Train No. 07757/07758 Secunderabad-Vijayawada-Secunderabad Superfast Special Trains (18 services) :
Train No. 07757 Secunderabad-Vijayawada special train will depart Secunderabad at 05:30 hrs on 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th December, 2016 and 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th January, 2017 and arrive Vijayawada at 10:45 hrs on the same day.
In the return direction, Train No. 07758 Vijayawada-Secunderabad special train will depart Vijayawada at 17:30 hrs on 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th December, 2016 and 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th January, 2017 and arrive Secunderabad at 22:50 hrs on the same day.
Enroute, these special trains will stop at Nalgonda, Miryalaguda and Guntur stations in both the directions.
These special trains consists of 16 coaches, viz., two AC Chair Car, tweleve Chair Car and two Luggage Cum Brake Van Coaches.
2. Train No. 07607/07608 H.S.Nanded-Tirupati- H.S.Nanded Special Trains (18 services) :
Train No 07607 H.S.Nanded- Tirupati Special Train will depart H.S.Nanded at 18:45 hrs on 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th December, 2016 and 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, & 31st January, 2017 arrive/depart Secunderabad at 00:10/00:40 hrs on the next day and arrive Tirupati at 14.00 hrs.
In the return direction, Train No 07608 Tirupati-H.S.Nanded Special Train will depart Tirupati at 15:45 hrs on 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th December, 2016 and 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th January, 2017 arrive/depart Secunderabad at 04:30/04:55 hrs on the next day and arrive H.S.Nanded at 11:30 hrs.
Enroute, these special trains will also stop at Mudkhed, Dharmabad, Basar, Nizamabad, Kamareddy, Malkajgiri, Kazipet, Warangal, Khammam, Vijayawada, Tenali, Ongole, Nellore, Gudur, Sri Kalahasti and Renigunta stations in both directions.
These special trains will consist of 12 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, one AC III Tier, five Sleeper Class, two General Second Class and two Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.
3. Train No. 07438/07439 Kacheguda-Tatanagar-Kacheguda Special Trains (18 services) :
Train No. 07438 Kacheguda – Tatanagar Special train will depart Kacheguda at 13:00 hrs o¬n 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th January and 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th February, 2017 (Monday) and arrive Tatanagar at 19:45 hrs on the next day.
In the return direction, Train No.07439 Tatanagar – Kacheguda Special train will depart Tatanagar at 22:50 hrs o¬n 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st January and 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th February, 2017 (Tuesday) and arrive Kacheguda at 05:00 hrs on the second day.
Enroute these special trains will stop at Malkajgiri, Nalgonda, Miryalaguda, Piduguralla, Guntur, Vijayawada, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Anakapalli, Duvvada, Visakhapatnam, Vijayanagaram, Srikakulam Road, Palasa, Berhampur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Sukinda Road, Kendujhargarh, Jaroli, Banspani, Dangoaposi and Chaibasa stations in both the directions.
These special trains consists of 18 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, seven Sleeper Class, six General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage Cum Brake Van coaches.
*These Special Trains will run as ‘Special Fare’ Trains.