Railways have decided to run 22 Superfast weekly special trains between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai and Gorakhpur to clear the extra rush of passengers. The details of the Train Nos., timings, Halts and compositions are as given below:
Train No. 02597 Special will leave Gorakhpur at 0825 hrs on every Saturday from 16.4.2016 to 25.6.2016 and arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 12.15 hrs next day.
Train No. 02598 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai at 1420 hrs on every Sunday from 17.4.2016 to 26.6.2016 and arrive Gorakhpur at 18.45 hrs next day.
HALTS:Khalilabad, Basti, Gonda, Lucknow, Kanpur Central, Jhansi, Habibganj, Itarsi, Bhusaval and Kalyan.
COMPOSITION: Two AC-2 Tier, Eight AC-3 Tier, Four Sleeper class and Four Second class
Reservation: Bookings for train No. 02598 on special charges will open from 8.4.2016.