Central Railways (CR) has decided to run 2 special trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, Mumbai and Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu to clear the extra rush of passengers due to Vailankanni Festival. The details of services are as under:
01161 special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 13.15 hrs on 26.8.2022 and will arrive Nagappattinam at 17.40 hrs next day.
01162 special will leave Nagappattinam at 06.50 hrs on 28.8.2022 and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 15.05 hrs next day.
01163 special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 13.15 hrs on 06.9.2022 and will arrive Nagappattinam at 17.40 hrs next day.
01164 special will leave Nagappattinam at 15.20 hrs on 08.9.2022 and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 20.30 hrs next day.
Halts for both trains: Thane, Kalyan, Lonavala, Pune, Daund, Solapur, Kalaburagi, Wadi, Guntakal, Kadapa, Renigunta, Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Villupuram, Tirupadaripulliyur, Chidambaram, Mayiladuthurai and Tiruvarur.
Composition for both trains: One First AC, One First AC cum AC-2 Tier, Two AC-2 Tier, Two AC-3 Tier, 12 Sleeper class and 4 General second class including 2 guard’s brake vans.
Additionally, railways have decided to run Panvel-Chhapra Special train one more trip to clear the extra rush of passengers. The details are as under:
05193 special will leave Chhapra at 15.20 hrs on 20.7.2022 and arrive Panvel at 21.45 hrs next day.
05194 special will leave Panvel at 23.15 hrs on 21.7.2022 and arrive Chhapra at 08.50 hrs on third day.
There will be no change in timings halts and Composition.
Reservation: Bookings for the special trains no. 01161 & 01163 on special charges opened from July 20, 2022, at all computerised reservations centres and on website www.irctc.co.in.
For detailed timings at halts of this special train please visit www.enquiry.indianrail.gov.in or download NTES App. Passengers are advised to follow COVID-19 appropriate behaviour for their and other’s safety.