WR Press Release No. 2021/04 Mumbai, 28th April, 2021
WR TO RUN SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN
MUMBAI CENTRAL AND GORAKHPUR AND BHAGALPUR
EXTEND TRIPS OF BANDRA TERMINUS-BARAUNI AND SUBEDARGANJ
With a view to meet the travel demand, Western Railway has decided to run two trips each of special trains on special fare between Mumbai Central – Gorakhpur and Mumbai Central – Bhagalpur. The trips of special train between Bandra Terminus – Barauni and Bandra Terminus – Subedarganj has also been extended.
According to a press release issued by Shri Sumit Thakur- Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, for the convenience of passengers, WR is running special trains, in addition to regular trains to clear the rush. The details of the special trains are as under:
Train No 09187/09188 Mumbai Central – Gorakhpur AC Superfast Special Train on Special Fare(2 trips)
Train No. 09187 Mumbai Central – Gorakhpur AC Superfast Special will depart from Mumbai Central on Friday, 30th April, 2021 at 23.00 hrs & will reach Gorakhpur at 09.05 hrs on Sunday. Similarly, Train No. 09188 Gorakhpur - Mumbai Central AC Superfast Special will leave Gorakhpur on Sunday, 2ndMay, 2021 at 14.00 hrs and will arrive Mumbai Central at 23.20 hrs onMonday. Enroute this train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Ratlam, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Bharatpur, Achhnera, Mathura Jn., Kasganj, Farrukhabad, Kanpur Central, Aishbagh, Barabanki, Gonda and Basti stations in both directions. This train comprises of AC 2-Tier and AC 3-Tier coaches.
Train No 09117/09118 Mumbai Central – Bhagalpur Special Train on Special Fare(2 trips)
Train No. 09117 Mumbai Central – Bhagalpur special will depart Mumbai Central on Friday, 30thApril, 2021 at 11.05 hrs & will reach Bhagalpur at 11.00 hrs on Sunday. Similarly, Train No. 09118 Bhagalpur - Mumbai Central special will leave Bhagalpur Jn on Monday, 3rdMay, 2021 at 15.00 hrs & will arrive Mumbai Central at 13.30 hrs on Wednesday. Enroute this train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Valsad, Surat, Vadodara, Godhra, Ratlam, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Bharatpur, Achhnera, Mathura, Kasganj, Farrukhabad, Kanpur Central, Aishbagh, Barabanki, Gonda, Basti, Gorakhpur, Bettiah, Bapudham Motihari, Muzaffarpur, Samastipur, Barauni, Begusarai, Monghyr and Sultanganj stations in both directions. This train comprises of AC 2-Tier, AC 3-Tier, Sleeper Class and Second Class seating coaches.
Shri Thakur further stated that the trips of following trains have been extended :-
·Train No 09005/09006 Bandra Terminus – Barauni weekly Special train on special fare has been extended to run Ex Bandra Terminus on 7th & 14thMay, 2021 and Ex Barauni on 9th & 16th May, 2021.
·Train No 09097/09098 Bandra Terminus – Barauni weekly Special train on special fare has been extended to run Ex Bandra Terminus on 1st& 8th May, 2021 and Ex Barauni on 4th & 11th May, 2021.
·Train No 09095/09096 Bandra Terminus – Subedarganj AC Superfast Weekly Special train on special fare has been extended to run Ex Bandra Terminus on 3rd& 10th May, 2021 and Ex Subedarganj on 5th & 12th May, 2021.
The booking of Train No. 09187, 09117, 09005, 09097 & 09095 will open on 29th April, 2021 at nominated PRS counters and on IRCTC website. Above fully reserved train will run as Special Train on Special Fare. For detailed information regarding timings of halts and composition, passengers may please visit www.enquiry.indianrail.gov.in. It is worth mentioning that only passengers having confirmed tickets will be permitted to board these special trains. Passengers are requested by Western Railway, to adhere to all norms, SOPs related to COVID-19 during boarding, travelling and at the destination.