Special trains

IRCTC launches three pilgrim special tourist trains

Based on the type of class, the price has been fixed from Rs 10,400 to Rs 17,330 per person, DSGP Kishore said. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Passengers want season tickets for special trains

Though they are available for passenger trains, it is of little use to regular commuters as the services operate during odd hours

published on : 13th July 2021

Special trains from Villupuram to Purulia, Kharagpur

The railways has announced that two special trains would be operated connecting Villupuram with Purulia and Kharagpur.

published on : 12th April 2021

Corona conundrum: Railways registers 70 per cent loss in passenger earnings; sees profit in freight

While regular train services are yet to resume, the focus of the Railways has been to ensure that its freight revenues hold steady.

published on : 25th March 2021

Narsapur-Secunderabad special trains to clear festive rush

SCR will run two one-way special trains from Narsapur and Anakapalle to Secunderabad to clear extra rush of passengers on Sunday.

published on : 17th January 2021

Unreserved trains from Bengaluru Division see good patronage, more pairs proposed

The Division has been among the first few in the country to open up unreserved trains, post stoppage of train operations on March 22.

published on : 24th December 2020

Five daily special trains to operate from next week

 Following the approval of Railway Board, five intrastate and interstate trains will commence operation from Sunday.

published on : 13th December 2020

Bus ticket booking for Pongal begins; seven special trains to handle rush

Railways has also announced seven festival special trains. Particularly, a reserved special train will journey between Chennai and Mysuru in the Kaveri Express time slot from December 14.

published on : 12th December 2020

Southern Railways to operate nine more special trains

Reservations for the nine special trains will be opened at 8 am on December 2nd. The special trains will be operated until further advice, said a statement from railways.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Two special trains from Tamil Nadu to Mumbai, six pairs of special trains extended till December 31

The Nagercoil - Mumbai CSMT Special will leave Nagercoil at 6 am on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Friday to reach Mumbai CSMT at 7.15 pm on the next day.

published on : 27th November 2020

Kerala to Odisha special train for victims

To facilitate evacuation of stranded flood victims from Kerala to Odisha, one special train will be run between Bhubaneswar - Ernakulam - Bhubaneswar.

published on : 22nd August 2018