WR Press Release No 2020/10Mumbai, 29th Oct, 2020
WESTERN RAILWAY TO RUN onE MORE
SPECIAL SUPERFAST TRAIN BETWEEN INDORE AND PUNE via VASAI ROAD
For the convenience of passengers, it has been decided by Western Rly, to run asuperfast special train between Indore and Pune via Vasai Rd.
According to a press release issued by Shri Sumit Thakur- Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Rly, Train No 02944/ 02943 superfast special will run between Indore and Pune thrice a week. This train will run w.e.f 5th November, 2020 till further advice. Train No 02944 Indore – Pune special will depart Indore every Sunday, Thursday & Friday at 14.35 hrs & will reach Pune at 08.05 hrs the next day. This train will run from 5th Nov, 2020. Similarly, Train No 02943 Pune - Indore special will leave Pune every Monday, Friday & Saturday at 15.30 hrs & will reach Indore at 08.30 hrs the next day. This train will run from 6thNov, 2020. Enroute this train will halt at Dewas, Ujjain Jn, Nagda Jn, Ratlam, Meghnagar, Dahod, Godhra Jn, Vadodara Jn, Surat, Vasai Road, Bhiwandi Rd, Kalyan Jn, Karjat, Lonavala and Chinchwad stations in both directions. This train comprises ofAC 2Tier, AC 3 Tier, Sleeper class and Second class seating coaches.
In one more important decision, ithas been decided that due to technical reasons, Train No 09313/ 09314 Indore- Rajendra Nagar – Indore and Train No 09321/09322 Indore- Rajendra Nagar – Indore, will be short terminated and short originated at Patna Junction. The change in Terminal will be effective from the following days:- Train No 09313 - Journey Commencing on (JCO)- 2.11.20; Train No 09314 -JCO 4.11.20; Train No 09321 - JCO 7.11.20 and Train No 09322 - JCO 9.11.20. Due to the change in terminal, Train No 09313 & 09321 will arrive Patna Jn. at 16.55 hrs and Train No 09314 & 09322 will depart from Patna Jn at11.10 hrs.
The Booking for Train No02944 will open from 1st November, 2020 at nominated PRS counters and on IRCTC website. The above train will run as fully reserved train.