VISAKHAPATNAM: The Railways is running weekly premium special express from Santragachhi to Ernakulam and weekly special express from Guwahati to Secunderabad, this festive season.
The Santragachhi-Ernakulam Weekly Premium Special Express (02853) will leave Santragachhi on Saturdays (for five trips on Sept 27, Oct 4, 11, 18 and 25) at 5.30 pm, arrive at/depart Visakhapatnam on Sundays at 6.10/6.30 am and reach Ernakulam on Mondays at 6 am.
In return direction, the Ernakulam-Santragachhi Weekly Premium Special Express (02854) will leave Ernakulam on Tuesdays (for five trips on Sept 30, Oct 7, 14, 21 and 28) at 8.50 am, arrive at/depart Visakhapatnam on Wednesdays at 8.25/8.45 am and reach Santragachhi the same day at 11 pm. These pair of trains will also stop at Bhubaneswar over East Coast Railway.
The Secunderabad-Guwahti Weekly Special Express (07249) will leave Secunderabad on Fridays (Sept 19, Oct 10 and 24 for three trips) at 7.30 am, arrive at/depart Visakhapatnam at 8/8.20 pm the same day and reach Guwahati on Sunday at 7.55 am.
In return direction, the Guwahati-Secunderabad Weekly Special Express (07250) will leave Guwahati on Mondays (Sept 22, Oct 13 and 27 for three trips) at 6 am, arrive at/depart Visakhapatnam at 7.40/ 8 pm on Tuesdays and reach Secunderabad at 10 am on Wednesdays.
These pair of trains will halt at Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Brahmapur, Vizianagaram and Duvvada.