A new weekly express train between Hatia, near Ranchi, in Jharkhand and Yesvantpur, near Bengaluru has been introduced as announced in the Railway Budget for 2013-2014.
It will run via Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Tirupati. Its regular run will commence on February 18 from Yesvantpur and on February 22 from Hatia.
Train 18638 Yesvantpur-Hatia weekly express will leave Yesvantpur at 00.30 hours on Tuesdays and arrive at Hatia at 13.30 hours on Wednesdays. The 18637 Hatia-Yesvantpur weekly express will depart from Hatia at 18.15 hours on Saturdays and reach Yesvantpur at 05.00 hours on Mondays.
The trains will stop at Krishnarajapuram, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Chittoor, Tirupati, Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, Vijayawada, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Visakhapatnam, Vizinagaram, Parvatipuram, Rayagada, Kesinga, Titlagarh, Balangir, Sambalpur, Jharsaguda and Rourkela.
Seshadri Express Timings Revised
The timings of Train 17209 Bangalore City-Kakinada Town Seshadri Express will be revised with effect from March 21. It will leave Bangalore City at 11:00 hours instead of at 13:20 hours and arrive at Kakinada Town at 06:45 hours instead of 08:45 hours.