The new railway time table will be implemented from 1st October 2016. Changes in the timings of 44 trains including 33 express & 11 local passenger trains have been revised in this new train time table. Introduction of 07 new train services including Humsafar, Antyodaya express have been placed. The date of introduction of these trains will be notified in due course.
MAJOR CHANGES IN TIMINGS with effect from 1st October 2016:
The timings of 10 numbers of trains have been changed and are different from the earlier time at different stations in East Coast Railway jurisdiction with effect from 1st October 2016.
The timings of 22823 & 22811 Bhubaneswar – New Delhi Rajdhani Expressat Bhubaneswar, Cuttack & Bhadrak have been changed. 22823 – Bhubaneswr – New Delhi Rajdhani Express will leave Bhubaneswar at 0930 hrs instead of 0915 hrs. Similarly, 22811 Rajdhani Express will leave at 1140 hrs instead of 1120 hrs.
19454 – Puri-Gandhidham Express will leave Puri at 1030 hrs instead of 0905 hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
18309 – Sambalpur-Nanded Express will leave Sambalpur at 0930 hrs instead of 0850 hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
18473 – Puri-Jodhpur Express will leave Puri at 1500hrs instead of 1330 hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
18425 – Puri-Durg Express will leave Puri at 1845 hrs instead of 1715 hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
18452 – Puri-Hatia Tapaswini Expresswill leave Puri at 2000hrs instead of 2035hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
12838 – Puri-Howrah Express will leave Puri at 2020hrs instead of 2000hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
18447 – Bhubaneswar-Jagadalpur Hirakhand Express will leave Bhubaneswar at 2025hrs instead of 1935hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
22854 – Visakhapatnam-Shalimar Express will leave Visakhapatnam at 1750 hrs instead of 1315 hrs. The timings of this train at other stations have also been changed.
DEPARTURE TIMINGS OF TRAINS AFTER THE PRESENT SCHEDULE:
22811 & 22823 – Bhubaneswar-New DelhiRajdhani Express, 12819 Bhubaneswar-Anand Vihar (New Delhi) Odisha Sampark Kranti Express scheduled to leave from Bhubaneswar w.e.f. 1st October, 2016 will leave in revised timings i.e. after the present scheduled time.
12822 – Puri-HowrahDhauli Express, 19454Puri-GandhidhamExpress, 18401Puri-OkhaExpress, 18425 Puri-Durg Express, 12838 – Puri-HowrahExpress, 22890 Puri-DighaExpress, 18449 – Puri-Patna BaidyanathdhamExpress, 18419 – Puri-JaynagarExpress, 15639 – Puri-Guwahati Express, 18473 – Puri-Jodhpur Express will leave Puri on revised timings i.e. after the present scheduled time.
18309 – Sambalpur-Nanded Express, 22804Sambalpur-HowrahExpress via Angul & Bhadrak, 18311Sambalpur-VaranasiExpress will also leave after the present schedule time.
18108 – Koraput-Rourkela Intercity, 58302 Koraput-Sambalpur Passenger, 58537 – Koraput-VisakhapatnamPassenger will leave Koraput after the present scheduled time.
18448 – Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express, 18006 Jagdalpur-Howrah Samaleswari Express and 18212 – Jagdalpur-DurgExpress will also leave Jagdalpur on revised timings after the present scheduled time.
22847 – Visakhapatnam-LTT, 18509 – Visakhapatnam-Nanded, 22854 – Visakhapatnam -Shalimar Express and 58526 – Visakhapatnam-PalasaPassenger will leave Visakhapatnam in newly revised timings after the present schedule.
DEPARTURE TIMINGS OF TRAINS BEFORE THE PRESENT SCHEDULE:
18106 – Bhubaneswar-Rourkela Inter CityExpress will leave Bhubaneswar at 1310hrs instead of earlier scheduled at 1335hrs.
18452 – Puri-HatiaTapaswini Express will leave Puri at 2000hrs instead of present scheduled time 2035hrs.
18302 – Rayagada-Sambalpur Inter City Express will leave Rayagada at 1415 hrs instead of present 1430hrs.
58208 – Junagarh Road-Raipur Passenger will leave Junagarh Road at 0155hrs instead of 0200 hrs.
18573 – Visakhapatnam-Bhagat ki Kothi Express via Rayagada & Titilagarh will leave Visakhapatnam at 0510 hrs instead of earlier timing at 0530hrs.
18512 – Visakhapatnam-Koraput Express will leave Visakhapatnam at 1350 hrs instead of 1425 hrs.
22869 – Visakhapatnam Chennai Express will leave at 1905 hrs instead of 1920 hrs.
58506 – Visakhapatnam-Gunupur Passenger will leave Visakhapatnam at 0520hrs instead of 0545 hrs.
Apart from this, 78533 Palasa-Vizianagaram Passenger, 57226 Visakhapatnam-Vijayawada Passenger will also leave Palasa & Visakhapatnam respectively before the present scheduled timings.
RENUMBERING OF TRAINS:
Rourkela-Bhubaneswar-Rourkela Inter City Express, Dibrugarh-Bangalore-Dibrugarh Express, Bhubaneswar-Bhadrak-Bhubaneswar Passenger, Bhubaneswar-Brahmapur-Bhubaneswar Passenger, Bhubaneswar-Balugaon-Palasa-Bhubaneswar Passenger, Palasa-Gunupur-Palasa Passenger, Puri-Khurda Road-Puri Passenger, and Khurda Road-Rajsunakhala-Khurda Road Passengers will run in revised new numbers from 1st October, 2016.
Seven Pairs of New Trains have been placed in the new Time Table of East Coast Railway and the introduction of new trains will be notified in due course.
These Trains are 22833/22834 Bhubaneswar – Krishnarajpuram (Bangalore)-Bhubaneswar Weekly Humsafar Express,
22887/22888 Howrah-Yesvantpur-Howrah Weekly Humsafar Express,
12504/12503 Kamakhya-Bangalore Cant.-Kamakhya Weekly Humsafar Express,
22841/22842 Santragachhi-Chennai-Santragachhi Weekly Antyodaya Express,
22877/22878 Howrah-Ernakulam-Howrah Antyodaya Express,
22837/22838 Hatia-Ernakulam-Hatia Super Fast Express via Jharsuguda-Visakhapatnam and
22701/22702 Visakhapatnam-Vijayawada-Visakhapatnam Double-Decker Train.
East Coast Railway appeals to all Rail Users especially passengers to check out the timing of their travelling train much before their journey for any hassle free.