SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
SALIENT FEATURES OF SER’s NEW TIME TABLE-2016
Kolkata, 27thSeptember, 2016:
The highlights of S E Railway’s New Time Table which will be effective from 1stOctober, 2016 include 6(six) pairs of New Trains, Change in Train Timings, Change in Character of Trains, Change in Departure Time at Different Originating Stations over S E Railway, Additional Stoppages, Acceleration of Trains etc.
v1 pair of Weekly “Antyodaya” Superfast Express will be introduced between Santragachi-Chennai Central-Santragachi (No.22841/22842) every Monday from Santragachi and every Wednesday from Chennai Central.
v1 pair of Weekly “Antyodaya” Superfast Express will be introduced between Howrah-Ernakulam-Howrah (No. 22877/22878) every Saturday from Howrah and every Tuesday from Ernakulam.
v1 pair of Weekly “Humsafar” Superfast Express will be introduced between Howrah-Yesvantpur-Howrah (No.22887/22888) every Tuesday from Howrah and every Thursday from Yesvantpur.
v1 pair of Weekly Superfast Express will be introduced between Hatia-Ernakulam-Hatia (No. 22837/22838) every Monday from Hatia and every Thursday from Ernakulam.
v1 pair of Bi-weekly “Antyodaya” Superfast Express will be introduced between Tatanagar-Lokmanya Tilak (T)-Tatanagar (No.22886/22885) every Sunday & Thursday from Tatanagar and every Tuesday & Saturday from LTT.
v1 pair of Weekly “Humsafar” Express will be introduced between Kamakhya-Bengaluru Cantt-Kamakhya via Howrah (No.12504/12503) every Tuesday from Kamakhya and every Friday from Bengaluru Cantt.
The date of introduction of above Mail/Express Trains will be notified later.
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Change in Train Timings
v13403/13404 Ranchi-Bhagalpur Vananchal Express, 18007 Shalimar-Bhanjpur Simlipal Express and 22854 Viaskhapatnam-Shalimar Express will run in more convenient timings which will be available in the New Time Table-2016
Change in Character of Trains
v18001/18002 Howrah-Digha Kandari Express will run as Superfast Express with Revised Train No.22897/22898 w.e.f. 1stOctober, 2016
v18003/18004 Jhargram-Purulia Express will run as Superfast Express with Revised Train No.22821/22822 w.e.f. 1stOctober, 2016
v18105/18106 Rourkela-Bhubaneswar Intercity Express will run as Superfast Express w.e.f. 1st October, 2016. However, Revised Train No. of 18105/18106 Rourkela-Bhubaneswar Intercity Superfast Express as 22839/22840 will be effective from 20thDecember, 2016
Change in Departure Time at Different Originating Stns. over SER
The departure time of 12 Mail/Express Trains originating from Howrah, Shalimar, Kharagpur, Haldia, Digha and Ranchi will be changed. This apart, departure timings of 4 Passenger/DEMU Trains will also be changed from Howrah, Balasore, Baripada and Rupsa w.e.f. 1st October, 2016.
11 pairs of Mail/Express Trains including Duronto Express will have additional stoppages which will be effective from 1st October, 2016.
Acceleration of Trains
23 Mail/Express/Passenger Trains including Rajdhani Express will be accelerated over S E Railway system ranging from 2 minutes to 20 minutes which will also be effective from 1st October, 2016.