Bhubaneswar: The East Coast Railways (ECoR) will be running three additional inter-state trains from September 12. Booking for these trains will start on September 10.
With this, eight additional inter-state trains have been notified.
According to an ECoR release, special trains will run towards Ahmedabad, Okha and Gandhidham from Khurda Road, towards Durg and Ahmedabad from Bhubaneswar, toward Korba from Visakhapatnam and between Howrah and Trichchirapalli under its jurisdiction.
KHURDA ROAD-AHMEDABAD-KHURDA ROAD SPECIAL (02843/02844)
From Khurda Road at 6.40 pm every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from September 12 and from Ahmedabad at 6.40 pm every Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sundays from September 14.
Stoppages – Brahmapur, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Rayagada, Kesinga, Titilagarh, Kantabanji, Khariar Road, Bagbahara, Mahasamund, Raipur, Bhilai Power House, Durg, Rajnandgaon, Dongargarh, Gondia, Bhandara, Nagpur, Wardha, Badnera, Akola, Nandura, Malkapur, Bhusabal, Jalgaon, Nandurbar, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara and Anand between Khurda Road and Ahmedabad from both the directions.
KHURDA ROAD-OKHA-KHURDA ROAD SPECIAL (08401/08402)
From Khurda Road at 10.40 am every Sunday from September 12 and from Okha at 8.30 am every Wednesday from September 16.
Stoppages – Brahmapur, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Anakapalli, Rajahmundry, Elluru, Vijayawada, Warangal, Ramagundam, Manchiryal, Sirpur Kaghaz Nagar, Balharshah, Chandrapur, Wardha, Badnera, Akola, Sagganon, Malkapur, Bhusabal, Jalgaon, Amalneer, Nandurbar, Surat, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Surendra Nagar, Rajkot, Jamnagar and Dwaraka between Khurda Road and Okha from both the directions.
GANDHIDHAM-KHURDA ROAD- GANDHIDHAM SPECIAL (02973/02974)
From Gandhidham, at 11 pm every Wednesday from September 16 and from Khurda Road at 11.40 am every Saturday from September 19.
Stoppages – Brahmapur, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Rayagada, Kesinga, Titilagarh, Kantabanji, Mahasamund, Raipur, Durg, Gondia, Nagpur, Wardha, Badnera, Akola, Malkapur, Bhusabal, Jalgaon, Nandurbar, Surat, Vadodara, Anand, Ahmedabad and Viragram between Khurda Road and Gandhidham from both the directions.
BHUBANESWAR-DURG-BHUBANESWAR DAILY SPECIAL (08425/08426)
From Bhubaneswar at 7.55 pm September 12 and from Durg at 4.10 from September 13.
VISAKHAPATNAM-KORBA-VISAKHAPATNAM VIA RAYAGADA DAILY SPECIAL (08518/08517)
From Visakhapatnam at 10.05 pm from September 12 and from Korba at 4.10 pm from September 13.
BHUBANESWAR-AHMEDABAD-BHUBANESWAR WEEKLY SPECIAL (08405/08406)
From Bhubaneswar at 6 pm from September 16 and from Ahmedabad at 6.40 pm (Fridays) from September 18
TIRUCHCHIRAPALLI-HOWRAH-TIRUCHCHIRAPALLI BI-WEEKLY SPECIAL (02664/02663)
From Tiruchchirapalli at 1620hrs on every Tuesday & Friday w,e,f, 15th September, 2020 and from Howrah at 1610hrs on every Thursday & Sunday w.e.f. 17th September, 2020.
GUWAHATI-BANGALORE CANTT TRI-WEEKLY SPECIAL (02509/02510)
From Guwahati at 6.20 pm on every Sunday, Monday & Tuesday from September 13 and from Bangalore Cant at 11.40 pm every Wednesday, Thursday & Friday from September 16.
“Tickets will be available on Reservation Counters and also IRCTC website. Only confirmed ticket holders will be allowed to board the train. Other special trains running from New Delhi to Bhubaneswar, Bhubaneswar to Mumbai, Bhubaneswar to Howrah/Sealdah will continue to run as notified earlier,” it added.