AHMEDABAD: In order to give more connectivity to the people during the summer vacation, the western railway has introduced summer specials from Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar and Hapa.
The Ahmedabad -Mangalore Jn (Weekly) Superfast Special train (Via Vasai Road) will have 26 services. The train will depart from Ahmedabad at 4.20 pm on every Monday and reach Mangalore at 7.30 pm the next day. The train will begin its journed from April 7 and continue till June 30.
Similarly, Train No. 09419 Mangalore-Ahmedabad Weekly Superfast Special train will depart from Mangalore at 9.30pm on every Tuesday and reach Ahmedabad at 01.10am on Thursday from 8th April to 1st July, 2014.
The train will halt at Nadiad, Anand, Vadodara, Bharuch, Surat, Navsari, Valsad, Vapi, Boisar, Vasai Road, Panvel, Roha, Mangaon, Khed, Chiplun, Sangameshwar, Ratnagiri, Kankavali, Kudal, Thivim, Karmali, Madgaon, Karwar, Kumta, Bhatkal & Udupi stations in both the directions. The Ahmedabad-Patna Weekly Special Train (via Nadiad-Godhra) will also have 26 services.
The train Ahmedabad-Patna (weekly) Special train will depart from Ahmedabad at 9.50 pm on every Sunday and reach Patna at 07.25 an on Tuesday. This train will run from 6th April to 29th June, 2014.
Similarly, train No. 09412 Patna-Ahmedabad will depart from Patna at 09.45 am on every Tuesday and reach Ahmedabad at 7.10 pm he next day. This train will run from 8th April to 1st July, 2014.
The train will halt at Nadiad, Godhra, Dahod, Ratlam, Bhavani Mandi, Ramganj Mandi, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Gangapur City, Bayana, Agra Fort, Tundla, Kanpur, Allahabad, Mughalsarai, Buxar, Ara and Danapur stations in both directions.
The western railway also announced summer special trains between Bandra Terminus-Bhavnagar Weekly Special Train which will leave Badra on evwery Monday at 1.15 pm, while the return train will leave Bhavnagar on every Sunday at 7.35 am.
The train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Valsad, Navsari, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara, Anand, Nadiad, Ahmedabad, Viramgam, Joravarnagar, Botad, Dhola and Songadh stations in both directions.
The Hapa-Raipur weekly Summer Special train will leave Hapa on every Tuesday at 10 pm and reach Raipur at 3 am on Thursday; the return train will leave Raipur at 4.10 am on Thursday and reach Hapa the next day at 3.25 pm
The train will halt at Rajkot, Wankaner, Surendranagar, Ahmedabad, Anand, Vadodara, Surat, Nandurbar, Jalgaon, Bhusawal, Malkapur, Akola, Badnera Jn., Wardha Jn., Nagpur, Gondia, Rajnandgaon and Durg in both directions.