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South Western Railway New Time Table – Speeding up of Trains and Shifting of Terminals w.e.f. 01.11.2017

New passenger time table for all Railway zones is being introduced w.e.f. 1.11.2017 – SWR has decided to speed up as many as 17 trains.

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SWR – To speed up as many as 17 trains running with in its jurisdiction from 01st November, 2017.

South Western Railway has decided to speed up as many as 17 trains running with in its jurisdiction from 01st November, 2017. New passenger time table for all Railway zones is being introduced with effect from 01st November, 2017. A unique feature of new time table this time will be thrust on speeding up of trains. All over Indian Railways running time of about 700 long distance trains has been reduced.The list of 17 trains being speeded up in South Western Railway are as under:

I.Speeding up of Trains-

Sl. No. Train No. & Train Name ExistingTimings Revised Timings Speeded up in Minute
Departure Arrival Departure Arrival
1. 22678 (16562) Kochuveli – Yesvantpur 12:40 04:30 12:50 04:15 25
2. 22677 (16561) Yesvantpur – Kochuveli 15:20 06:50 15:20 06:45 5
3. 20651(16201) KSR Bengaluru-Shivamogga 15:30 20:45 15:00 19:55 20
4. 20652 (16202) Shivamogga-KSR Bengaluru 06:35 11:55 06:40 11:35 25
5. 16219 (56213) Chamarajanagar-Tirupati 15:00 05:35 15:10 05:25 20
6. 16220 (56214) Tirupati – Chamarajanagar 21:35 12:30 21:35 12:20 10
7. 16227 (56234/16227) Mysuru-KSR Bengaluru-Talguppa 19:10 07:15 19:40 07:15 30
8. 16228 (16228/56234) Talguppa -KSR Bengaluru- Mysuru

20:15

08:00

20:20

08:00

5

9. 17301 Mysuru-Dharwad

22:30

08:15

22:30

08:00

15

10. 56217 Talaguppa-Shivamogga 10:00 12:50 10:00 12:30 20
11. 56218 Shivamogga – Talaguppa 13:40 16:45 13:40 16:30 15
12. 56270 Mysuru- Shivamogga 10:20 16:45 10:20 16:40 5
13. 16577 Yesvantpur-Harihar 16:15 23:45 16:15 23:30 15
14. 16578 Harihar- Yesvantpur 05:00 11:25 06:15 12:30 10
15. 16575 Yesvantpur-Mangaluru Jn. 07:10 17:30 07:10 16:55 35
16. 16515 Yesvantpur-Mangaluru Jn.-Karwar 07:00 17:30 (MAJN) 07:10 16:55

(MAJN)

45
17. 56515 KSR Bengaluru-Hubballi Passenger 07:45 20:50 07:45 20:45 5

It can be seen that saving of running time to the tune of 5 to 45 minutes has been achieved due to emphasis on speeding up of trains. This shall reduce travel time and it indicates commitment of Railways for facilitating faster travel of passengers.

II.The following trains already notified for upgrading to Express Train/Superfast Train from dates indicated in the time table.

a. Speeding UP Trains from Mail/Express to Superfast

Sl. No. Train No. From To Date Conversion  
1. 22501/22502 (15901/15902) New Tinsukkiya KSR Bengaluru 20.01.2017

31.01.2017

Weekly Express to Superfast Speeding UP Train New No. Ex.New Tinsukiya-20.01.2017 & EX KSR Bengaluru-31.01.2017
2. 22697/22698 (17314/17313) Hubballi Chennai Central 01.10.2016

02.10.2016

Weekly Express to Superfast Speeding UP Train
3. 20651/20652 Old No. (16201/16202) Bengaluru Shivamogga Town 01.10.2017

 

Daily Express Express in to Superfast with change in timings & New Train No.

b.Conversion Passenger Trains in to Express-

Sl. No. Train No. From To Date Service  
1. 16219/16220 Old No. 56213/56214 Chamarajanagar Tirupati 22.08.2017 Daily Passenger in to Mail/Express
2. 16227/16228 Old No. 56234/56233 Mysuru Talguppa 28.07.2017 Daily Passenger in to Express, duly extending Train No. 16227/16228 KR Bengaluru-Talguppa-KSR Bengaluru up to Mysuru

 III.Shifting Of Terminals:

To decongest KSR Bengaluru, the terminal of following Trains has been shifted.

 

Sl. No. Train No. From To New Terminal instead of KSR Bengaluru Date of Change in Terminals Frequency
1. 12683/12684 Ernakulam KSR Bengaluru Banasawadi 04.01.2018 Bi-Weekly
2. 22607/22608 Ernakulam KSR Bengaluru Banasawadi 08.01.2018 Weekly

 

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